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Huskies go 1-for-2 against Parkersburg South
The North Marion baseball team bounced back from Thursday’s opening-day loss to East Fairmont by going 1-for-2 at Parkersburg South on Friday.
The Huskies (1-2) won the first game of the double-header, 15-7, before dropping the second game, 15-3.
Boys’ teams hope for fast starts
Last season the Polar Bears sent 13 boys to the state meet, and 11 returned with medals. The strong showing helped Fairmont Senior take third as a team.
With many of the key pieces returning, expectations are again high for the Polar Bears.
Expectations are high for girls’ teams
When runners from around Marion County take their mark today at the CVB Invitational in Bridgeport, they are hoping their first steps out of the starting blocks set them up for strong runs to the state meet.
Last season all three Marion County girls’ teams finished in the top 15, with North Marion placing fourth, Fairmont Senior taking 10th and East Fairmont finishing 12th. Here’s what the schools are expecting in 2014.
Huskies rally by Bees in softball opener: PHOTOS
Chelsi Latocha knew she had to step up to the plate after her brother baked a chocolate cake for their mother’s birthday.
With two outs in the fourth inning, the North Marion senior delivered. Her single through the right side of the infield knocked in the game-tying and go-ahead runs.
East roughs up North; FSHS rolls Liberty: PHOTOS
Baseball is in full swing and so were the bats of East Fairmont and Fairmont Senior as they both ended their games early by 10-running their opponents to open their seasons.
East beat North Marion, 14-2, and Fairmont Senior beat Liberty (Harrison), 11-1, Thursday night at East Fairmont High School.
Bees, Polar Bears serve up victories: PHOTOS
The East Fairmont and Fairmont Senior tennis teams started the season strong on Thursday.
The Bees boys’ and girls’ teams both picked up 5-2 wins over the rival North Marion Huskies. The Polar Bears followed it up by winning 6-1 in girls’ and boys’ competition against Liberty.
Marion County wrestlers to be challenged on national stage
Less than a month ago, five from Marion County captured West Virginia state wrestling titles.
Now several of the champions, plus a couple more of the county’s top contenders, are ready to challenge themselves on the national level during this weekend’s NHSCA National High School Wrestling Tournament in Virginia Beach.
FSHS lacrosse dominates in rout: PHOTOS
The Fairmont Senior girls’ lacrosse team huddled together before Wednesday night’s game and loudly vowed to “protect their house.”
Tennis teams ready to ace the season
Spring is in full swing just as the arms of tennis players all over Marion County as the tennis season begins this week.
County teams ready to get bat cracking
Despite some chill in the air, spring is here. And with spring comes the start of baseball season.
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