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You can now buy your Giant Passes and season tickets online!

With excitement over the dedication of the new turf field at Dick Lootens Stadium last Friday still in the air, the Marion High School Athletics Department has more news for fans: Giant Passes and season tickets are now available for one of the most highly anticipated fall sports seasons in recent Marion history! And new

Hundreds turn out to mark new era in Giants sports

Giants athletics began an exciting new chapter on Friday, with hundreds of student-athletes, fans, community leaders, and MCS staff in attendance for the ribbon cutting at the new turf field at Marion High School’s Dick Lootens Stadium. The Giants soccer teams will call the new field home, along with the football team. The soccer teams,

ALUMNI NEWS: MHS grad Randle to play pro soccer

Devin Randle, MHS Class of 2009, recently signed with an American Soccer League, after years playing in Europe in a professional development league. He has signed a one-year contract with the Evergreen DMV Diplomats in Bowie, Md., a new team in the ASL. Devin was a soccer standout at MHS and also won the state

Former Colt inspires Giants

The MHS Giants football team are focused on more than just success on the field this year. Character development and community involvement are priorities, and this week the team got some inspiration from a former Colts standout, Hunter Smith. The former NFL punter emphasized the importance of good decision making and a strong set of

Tryouts/1st Day of Practice Times

Times and Locations for Tryouts/1st Day of Practice: Football — August 4 at 6:00 PM (Dick Lootens Stadium) Boys Soccer — August 4 at 4:30 PM (Dick Lootens Stadium) Girls Soccer — Two practices on August 4 at 8:00 AM (Dick Lootens Stadium) and 6:00 pm (Slocum Elementary) Volleyball — Two practices on August 4 at 9:00 AM –

Football fundraiser TONIGHT: Come out and bowl!

Come out and bowl TONIGHT at Crest Lanes and support the MHS Giants! The MHS football team will having a fundraiser from 6 to 10 p.m. today, Tuesday, July 29, at Crest Lanes, 2014 W. Second St., Marion. The more games you bowl, the more the Giants benefit, so come on out and play! And

You’re invited: GET ON THE FIELD!

The Marion Giants have a new home turf, and now you have a chance to get out on the field and experience it for yourself! Marion High School is hosting a ribbon cutting and open house at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 8, at Dick Lootens Stadium. The event is free and open to the public (and

Boys’ soccer kicks off season on the road

After a record-setting year in 2013, there is an atmosphere of excitement surrounding the Marion Giant boys’ soccer team, and the 2014 schedule is now set. The team will be road warriors throughout the first part of their schedule as they prepare themselves for a deep post-season tournament run by playing in enemy territory. However,

Giants’ home court has a new look!

In addition to the major upgrade at MHS’s Dick Lootens Stadium with the field turf being installed, Bill Green Arena also got a bit of a facelift this summer, too. The Giants’ home court was refinished and has a completely new look. The court (seen above) is now ready for action! >> ICYMI: MHS has