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  • PC, TC draw strong opponents

    INDIANAPOLIS—Perry Central’s first-round football sectional game will be a rematch of last year’s championship game, while Tell City drew a fellow PAC team.
    Perry Central will visit undefeated Linton-Stockton for a first-round Class A sectional game Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. Perry County time.
    The two have met frequently in the sectional, including last year’s championship game won by Perry Central 28-17 at Linton.
    Linton returns most of its skill players from last year, though, while most of Perry Central’s graduated.

  • Garces named to All-PAC team

    TELL CITY—Tell City junior forward Daniel Garces was elected to the All-PAC boys soccer team in voting by conference coaches Monday.
    Garces, an exchange student from Colombia, led the Marksmen with six goals and three assists overall. He had three goals and three assists in six PAC matches.
    Tell City finished fifth in the seven-team conference (Southridge and Tecumseh do not have soccer teams) with a 1-4-1 record.

  • Banged-up Marksmen to host Rangers to end regular season

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    TELL CITY—Forest Park’s ability to move the ball on the ground and through the air will test Tell City’s defense in Friday’s 6:30 p.m. PAC football game.
    The 4-4 Rangers have the most passing yards of any team in the PAC. Miles Leonard, a 5-foot-11, 181-pound senior quarterback, has completed 68 of 139 passes for 1,250 yards and nine touchdowns.

  • PC will try to stop Mitchell

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    LEOPOLD—A couple years ago Mitchell passed more than nearly any football team in the state. But now it is the Bluejackets’ running game that concerns Perry Central.
    The two will meet in a PLAC game Friday at 7 p.m.
    The Bluejackets, 3-5 under first-year coach John Edge, “have put in a lot of wing-T offense,” said Perry Central Coach Mike Spencer.
    They will run it with two tight ends or a split end and a tight slot, with a fullback and a halfback.

  • Marksmen outhit, outserve South Spencer

    REO—Tell City used superior hitting and strong serving to beat South Spencer 25-14, 25-12, 25-22 in PAC volleyball Monday.
    The Marksmen finished 8-0 in the conference and raised their overall record to 26-4, breaking the school record of 25 victories set in 2007.
    Tell City scored kills on 32 percent of its spiking attempts Monday, “which is really good,” said Coach Dalonda Hayes.
    The Marksmen missed three serves in the first game but none in the last two.

  • Perry Central wins sixth sectional in row

    Sports Editor

    JASPER—Perry Central continued to find ways to keep topping itself as it won the IHSAA boys cross country sectional Tuesday for the sixth year in a row.

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  • Lt. Gov. Skillman urges Hoosiers to send holiday wishes to troops serving overseas

    INDIANAPOLIS – Lt. Gov. Becky Skillman has announced the start of her fifth annual holiday letter-writing campaign, asking Hoosiers to write holiday cards to our country’s servicemen and women.

    Hoosier Cheer for Our Heroes provides an opportunity for Hoosiers to send their thoughts and prayers to U.S. troops spending the season away from their homes and loved ones.

  • German visitors

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  • Working toward regional

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