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Marion girls’ season ends in sub-state semifinals

Marion girls’ season ends in sub-state semifinals

Kourtney Hansen The Marion girls’ basketball season came to a close Thursday in the semifinals of the Class 3A sub-state tournament hosted by Mission Valley. The third-seeded Warriors overcame a poor start in what became a competitive game, but in the end, Marion succumbed to No. 2 Wellsville, 40-34. In the game’s first four-plus minutes, Marion committed seven turnovers and […]

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Marion boys come up just short at Council Grove, 50-43

Marion boys come up just short at Council Grove, 50-43

Zachary Stuchlik The seventh-seeded Marion boys gave second-seeded Council Grove all it could handle in Tuesday’s Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal game but came up just short, 50-43. Whereas in the teams’ first meeting last month, Marion got sped up in a game that ended with a running clock and a 64-38 Warrior loss, this time, Marion controlled the tempo of […]

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Marion boys lose to Berean Academy

Marion boys lose to Berean Academy

Zachary Stuchlik is guarded by two Berean Academy defenders during the first half of Tuesday’s game. Marion lost the game, 61-37, to conclude the regular season. Despite falling behind at the start of Tuesday’s game, the Marion boys trimmed what had been a 15-point deficit to six early in the third quarter, but Berean Academy ran away with the game […]

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Marion girls roll to sub-state quarterfinal win over Central Heights

Marion girls roll to sub-state quarterfinal win over Central Heights

Kourtney Hansen The third-seeded Marion girls defeated No. 6 Central Heights, 52-34, Monday in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A Mission Valley sub-state Marion enjoyed a 10-0 start to the game, forcing Central Heights into seven turnovers in its first eight possessions. Kourtney Hansen and Taelyn Pagel accounted for the Warrior scoring during that stretch. The Warriors then caught the […]

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Palic, Johnson lead Marion at 3-2-1A state wrestling

Palic, Johnson lead Marion at 3-2-1A state wrestling

All five of Marion’s state qualifiers earned at least one win at the Class 3-2-1A wrestling tournament in Hays Friday and Saturday. Two Warriors earned medals to highlight the outing. Tyler Palic Junior Tyler Palic won his first three matches at 195 pounds before losing in the championship to finish as state runner-up. Palic, who entered the tournament ranked fifth […]

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Marion girls seeded third, boys seventh in Mission Valley sub-state

Sub-state pairings for the Class 3A tournament hosted by Mission Valley were released Wednesday. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Mission Valley. The Marion girls enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and have received the No. 3 seed. The Warriors will host No. […]

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Five Marion wrestlers qualify for state competition

Five of Marion’s nine wrestlers participating in the Class 3-2-1A regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn have qualified for state with top-four finishes. Two Warriors won their respective weight classes: Charlie Nordquist (25-8) at 182 pounds and Tyler Palic (32-6) at 195 pounds. Nordquist went 4-0, winning his first two matches by fall over Douglass’ Kyiowa Greenfield and Chase County’s Justin […]

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Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion ends regular season with losses at Berean Academy

Marion concluded the regular season with a pair of league losses at Berean Academy Tuesday. Alli Molleker Girls—Marion struggled to score against Berean’s stifling defense in a 35-20 loss Tuesday. Marion struggled to get looks in the paint and made just two of 13 attempts from the field in the first half (15 percent). Marion turned the ball over 12 […]

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Five Marion wrestlers qualify for state

Five of Marion’s nine wrestlers participating in the Class 3-2-1A regional tournament hosted by Jayhawk-Linn have qualified for state with top-four finishes. Two Warriors won their respective weight classes: Charlie Nordquist (25-8) at 182 pounds and Tyler Palic (32-6) at 195 pounds. Nordquist went 4-0, winning his first two matches by fall over Douglass’ Kyiowa Greenfield and Chase County’s Justin […]

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Marion girls win, boys lose to Elyria Christian

Marion girls win, boys lose to Elyria Christian

The Marion basketball teams split two games with Elyria Christian Friday. Marissa Jacobson Girls—Marion rolled to a 67-30 victory over the visiting Eagles. The game’s high scorer, Kourtney Hansen, scored nine of Marion’s first 11 points, including the first seven points of the game. Marion built a 13-2 lead before the Eagles ended the quarter on a 7-3 run to […]

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