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Kaylan Williams to Play Division I Soccer

Story written by Matt Wilson of the Chronicle-Tribune The University of New Hampshire just seemed like the perfect fit for Marion High School junior Kaylan Williams. The Wildcat women’s soccer program advanced to the NCAA Championship for the first time in program history last year. And the school also had what Williams was looking for

Marion to Move from Class 4A to Class 3A

The Indiana High School Athletic Association has announced the new classifications for IHSAA member schools in several sports for the next two school years. Marion was one of the most prominent schools in Indiana that was affected by the new classifications.  For the next two years, Marion High School will now compete in 3A for

Vijay Blackmon Named to the Indiana Junior All-Star Team

Vijay Blackmon, a junior at Marion High School, has been named to the Junior All-Star North Team.  Blackmon averaged 21.3 points, 5.1 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 2.0 steals per game. The 6’2″ junior also reached the 1000 career point plateau this year as well.  The Junior All-Stars were voted on by the Indiana Basketball Coaches

Grant County Hall of Fame Banquet Tickets Available

Friday, April 3 is the final day to get tickets for the Grant County Hall of Fame Banquet.  The banquet will be held on Sunday, April 12th at the Star Financial YMCA in downtown Marion. The Marion Giants that will be inducted will include Jay Edwards, Pat Klein, Vonda Cawthorn, Bob Chapman and the 1991

Wrestlers Compete at Hyway State Wrestling Tournament

Another GREAT day for our Marion Giants Wrestlers.  12 kids wrestled at Peru on Saturday, March 28 in the HYWAY STATE WRESTLING TOURNAMENT. We placed 10 total (6 high school, 3 middle school & 1 elementary) wrestlers into the top 8 in each of their individual weight classes.  With finishing in the top 8 places,

Marion Giants Selected to the All-Chronicle-Tribune’s Team

Vijay Blackmon was selected as the Chronicle-Tribune’s Player of the Year for boys basketball. The 6’2” junior averaged 21.3 points per game for the Marion Giants this year. Fellow Marion junior, Reggie Jones, was named to the C-T’s 1st Team. The 6’5” wing averaged 13 points and 7.5 rebounds per game for Giants. Senior Jay

Baseball scrimmage cancelled

Because of the inclement weather, the baseball scrimmage at Eastern HS scheduled for Thursday is cancelled.  No make-up date has been set yet.

1985 Team Hall of Fame Induction Set for Wednesday

Article written by Chuck Landis of the Chronicle-Tribune In the immediate aftermath of their unbeaten state championship season, talk already began that the 1985 Marion Giants were one of Indiana’s greatest boys’ high school basketball teams. Thirty years later, it will be confirmed when the 1985 Giants take a place with seven other legendary teams

Lady Giants Named to Chronicle-Tribune Team

After a very successful season, some Marion girls basketball players just received more recognition as they were honored by the Chronicle-Tribune. Vironnica Drake and Dejah Cyrus were named to the CT’s 1st Team. Julia Cardwell was named to the 2nd team.  Deshae Howard and Autumn Weaver earned honorable mention status. The complete listing of the