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Tell City, PC girls each 1-1 in Saturday games

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By Larry Goffinet

LINCOLN CITY—Lauren Goffinet and Hilarie Hahus had the hot hands as Tell City and Perry Central beat South Spencer in the PSC girls basketball holiday tipoff tourney Saturday.

Goffinet scored 22 points, including two three-point baskets, as Tell City beat the Rebels 45-38 in the first game of the round-robin tourney.

She scored 10 points in the first quarter as the Marksmen jumped to an 18-13 lead and led the rest of the way.

Emily Dauby added eight points for the Marksmen.

Junior guard Christen Jessee led South Spencer with 18 points.

Hahus scored 18 points as Perry Central beat South Spencer 56-50 in the third game of the day.

Katie Schwartz added 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Commodores.

“We had two kids who really stepped up and hit some key shots,” Perry Central Coach Bill Dickerson said of those two. “And we made some nice passes inside and broke down their defense.”

Deidra Dickerson and Rachael Rayford each grabbed seven rebounds for Perry Central. Rayford also had five assists.

Both Perry County teams lost to Heritage Hills Saturday, with Perry Central falling 60-46 and Tell City 53-38.

“They’re really quick,” Bill Dickerson said of the Patriots. “We got down 18 points in the middle of the third quarter (46-28).

“We cut it to five, 50-45, with four or five minutes left. Then we just couldn’t get over the hump.”

Rayford scored 12 points and Dickerson 10 in that game.

Dickerson grabbed nine rebounds and Rayford made four steals.

Leah Beckman scored 21 for Heritage Hills against the Commodores.

Beckman scored 20 against Tell City.

Goffinet, saddled by foul trouble much of the game, led Tell City with 15 points before fouling out.

Jaycee Guillaume added nine points for the Marksmen.

Saturday’s Boxscores

  Tell City (45)—Alvey 2, Dauby 8, Kalin 4, Smithson 5, Goffinet 22, Guillaume 4.

  South Spencer (38)—Mickus 1, Bunner 2, Roach 9, Beatty 8, Jessee 18, N. Williams 2.

Tell City    18    15    10    2  -  45

South Spencer    13    5    9    11  -  38

  Perry Central (46)—Hahus 7, Dickerson 10, K. Schwartz 2, L. Schwartz 8, Rayford 12, Lynch 5, A. Schwartz 2.

  Heritage Hills (60)—McBride 8, Beckman 21, Rothgerber 10, Mosby 11, Woolems 8, Detzer 2.

Perry Central    4    13    12    17  -  46

Heritage Hills    13    18    13    16  -  60

  Perry Central (56)—Hahus 18, Dickerson 5, K. Schwartz 17, L. Schwartz 6, Rayford 3, Lynch 7, A. Schwartz 0, Brumfield 0.

  South Spencer (50)—N. Williams 2, Bunner 2, Roach 14, Beatty 17, Jessee 8, Mickus 4, Jones 3, G. Williams 0.

Perry Central    14    11    13    18  -  56

South Spencer    12    12    10    16  -  50

  Tell City (38)—Alvey 2, Dauby 7, Kalin 3, Smithson 0, Goffinet 15, Guillaume 9, Damin 2, Staggs 0.

  Heritage Hills (53)—McBride 10, Beckman 20, Rothgerber 7, Mosby 2, Woolems 5, Detzer 6, Kendall 0, Tempel 2, Kaetzel 0, Kloeck 0, Boehm 1.

Tell City    9    7    9    13  -  38

Heritage Hills    9    16    12    16  -  53