Marksmen fall to Vikings, Cougars

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By Larry Goffinet

TELL CITY - Tell City had 15 hits, including two home runs and three doubles, but lost to North Posey 10-8 in PAC girls softball Monday.

North Posey had only nine hits but also took advantage of six walks and five Tell City errors.

Tell City took a 4-3 lead on Lauren Goffinet's two-run double to the left-field corner in the fourth inning. It followed a double by Paige Gelarden and a walk to Josalyn Ress.

But North Posey regained the lead for good with five runs in the fifth inning on four hits, two errors and two walks.

Kyli Smithson went 3 for 4 to lead Tell City hitters.

Five players each added two hits. Two of them, Kara McClintic and Leslie Poole, each hit a two-run homer over the fence.

Poole also hit a two-run single in the sixth to finish with four RBIs.

Josalyn Ress pitched a complete game for Tell City, striking out a season-high 11.

Tell City committed five errors in a 7-2 loss to North Harrison Saturday.

Ress pitched a complete game, giving up eight hits and one walk and striking out 10.

Sidney Grass hit a double to lead Tell City hitters.

Saturday's Linescore

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North Harrison 202 110 1 - 7 8 2

Tell City 001 000 1 - 2 7 5

Kaufman and Eveslage; Ress and McClintic. W-Kaufman. L-Ress (6-8).

2B-Atterbury, NH; Grass, TC.

Monday's Linescore

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North Posey 003 052 0 - 10 9 2

Tell City 020 222 0 - 8 15 5

S. Schmitt, Redman (5) and Tooley; Ress and McClintic. W-S. Schmitt. L-Ress (6-9).

2B-Rynkiewich, NP; Gelarden, TC; Goffinet, TC; Grass, TC. 3B-M. Schmitt, NP. HR-McClintic, TC; Poole, TC.