Calvert City players went to Marion, Illinois to participate in the 2021 Hospice Southern Illinois Open on Saturday, July 24. There were 68 entries in this Round Robin Format. Four Calvert City players earned four gold medals. Ron Johnson placed fourth in 3.0 Men’s Doubles.

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Marshall County continued its very successful 2020 golf seasons into 2021 with both girls and boys wins at last Friday’s Murray Invitational at Murray Country Club.

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Marshall County’s Trinity Beth shot a 295 over the full four days of the Girls’ Junior PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Course in Louisville to tie for 23rd among the top female golfers in the country.

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The first renewal of the Cullan Brown Invitational kicked off at Paxton Park on Thursday and finished up with clear skies and perfect weather at the Calvert City Golf and Country Club on Friday afternoon.

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Tee times have been released for Thursday’s first round of the Cullen Brown Invitational with several local golfers taking part in tournament honoring the late First Region champion and University of Kentucky golfer.

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Recent graduate Jay Nimmo has left a lasting impression on the Marshall County High School family. From his talents on the basketball court to a legacy on the golf course, Nimmo has set a standard as a Marshal.

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Winning one state championship is an accomplishment in itself. Two is even better. Marshall County’s Cade Flatt and Will Davis know that feeling well, as they each brought home a pair of gold medals at the Class 3A state meet on June 12.

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It took a lot of time, work and sacrifice, but Sophie Galloway couldn’t have asked for much of a better way to cap off her high school athletic career than the senior season she put together in 2020-21.

Calvert City players went to Evansville, Indiana to participate in the Scott Township Fight for Life Pickleball Tournament June 19-20. With 173 entries over two days, 17 members brought home 10 medals: Eight gold and two silver medals.

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The Marshall County Exceptional Center leadership thanked everyone who helped to make the 2021 Mike Miller Memorial Golf Tournament such a success.

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The 2021 Marshall County boys track and field team had a season to remember. Their third-place finish at the state meet in Lexington on June 12 was the program’s best ever, leaving head coach Andrew Johnston “still kind of in shock” nearly a week later.

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To enhance its investigation into unexplained bird mortality occurring in Kentucky, the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is asking the public to report encounters with sick and dead birds through a new online reporting system.

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Marshall County finished third overall with a 465 team total in the Kentucky State High School Clay Target League state tournament Saturday in Berea.

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On Wednesday, McCracken County Public Schools announced Michael Lane as the new head girls soccer coach at McCracken County High School.

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The KHSAA State Track and Field Championships concluded Saturday with the Class 3A meet at the University of Kentucky Track and Field Complex. Marshall County senior Sophie Galloway was one of the stars of the meet, coming away with three state titles and setting new records in the 100 meter…

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MAYFIELD — A two-run rally by Marshall County couldn’t overtake a four-run one by McCracken County as the Lady Mustangs knocked the two-time defending First Region champions out of the regional tournament, 6-4.

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PADUCAH — A second inning offensive onslaught by McCracken County helped close the books on Marshall County’s baseball season Sunday in the semifinals of the First Region tournament at Edward Jones Field at McCracken County High School.

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Marshall County Schools has announced that Travis Ross will return to his alma mater to head the high school boys golf team this upcoming season.

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Marshall County senior Sophie Galloway put together an impressive performance Wednesday at the First Region Class 3A Track and Field Championship meet with four first-place finishes. Those, coupled with other top placements, help lead the Lady Marshals to the overall Class 3A Regional team c…

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MURRAY – Calloway County’s Lady Lakers opened strong and finished stronger to rally from being down 5-4 after five innings to claiming the Fourth District Softball Tournament crown by a 7-5 margin against two-time reigning district and region champs Marshall County Monday.

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MURRAY – On a cold day to start the Memorial Day weekend, Marshall County and Murray started off red hot in Saturday’s Fourth District semifinal game’s first inning. Then after cooling off a tad, the Marshals warmed back up at the right time to earn the chance to play in the championship gam…

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A highlight video of Kinley Edwards’ softball prowess put her on Wabash Valley College’s radar. Thursday, the Warriors put her on their roster.

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Christian Fellowship reeled off six wins in three doubleheaders to snap a five-game losing streak this past week as they look to close out the season.

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Marshall County is heating up at the right time, having won 10 of their last 13 games including a three-game sweep over the weekend of Louisville Holy Cross, Christian Academy-Louisville and South Oldham.

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LONE OAK — Marshall County’s Kiefer and Kian Court will pair up at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association state tennis championships after the brothers qualified in the First Region tournament by reaching Saturday’s semifinals.

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DAYTON, Tenn. — Benton angler Jordan Hartman brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 14 pounds, 12 ounces to win the three-day Toyota Series at Lake Chickamauga.

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Marshall County head boys basketball coach Terry Birdsong has announced the 2021 Marshall County Hoops Camp dates. The first session will be fundamentals for grades K-9 on May 25-27 (9 a.m.-noon), while the second session will be offensive skills July 12-14 for grades K-9 (5:30-7:30 p.m.).

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The final contest Saturday for Marshall County proved to be a split decision with a 5-3 loss to visiting South Warren. A three-run eighth inning broke a 2-2 tie and allowed the Lady Spartans to secure the win.

Major League Fishing (MLF), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today that Robert Terkla, cofounder of the Googan Squad and star of LunkersTV, will join an incredible lineup of MLF pros at the upcoming Wiley X High School Fishing Camp Presented by Tackle Warehouse .

Lifeline Recovery Center will host its 12th annual golf tournament July 30 at Paxton Park Golf Course to raise funds for residential treatment services for those struggling with addiction.

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Marshall County’s Chase Thompson signed Friday with Manchester University in Indiana, where he will compete in throws for the school’s track and field program.

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Time flies. But so does Sophie Galloway. Just watch her fire down a runway toward a jump pit or sprint a 100-meter stretch while gliding over hurdles.

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LOUISVILLE — Cade Flatt and Sophie Galloway brought home top finishes in the Eastern Relays May 8 at Eastern High School. Galloway took first in the long jump at 18 feet, 9.25 inches, while Flatt ran the 800 meter run in 1 minute, 56.72 seconds.

Sam Mann and Harlan Thomas finished 10th Saturday at the conclusion of the two-day KHSAA State Bass Fishing Tournament on Kentucky Lake.

Both Christian Fellowship and University Heights were firing on all offensive cylinders Friday, but the Lady Blazers strung 15 runs together over three straight innings to take an explosive 16-12 win.

BOWLING GREEN — Marshall County ended up splitting their time at the Best of the West here over the weekend with wins against Franklin-Simpson Friday and Scott County Saturday.

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The first renewal of the Cullan Brown Invitational kicked off at Paxton Park on Thursday and finished up with clear skies and perfect weather at the Calvert City Golf and Country Club on Friday afternoon.