http://www.perrycountynews.com/sports/rss.xml en Tell City jumps on Cannelton early http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/tell-city-jumps-cannelton-early <img src="http://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/burchett_miller.jpg" alt="Tell City runner Travis Burchett rounds third base with teammate Gant Miller not far behind in Tuesday’s baseball game with Cannelton." title="Tell City runner Travis Burchett rounds third base with teammate Gant Miller not far behind in Tuesday’s baseball game with Cannelton." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By LARRY GOFFINET<br /> Sports Editor<br /> <br /> TELL CITY&mdash;Tell City scored 12 runs in the first inning en route to a 22-0 baseball win over Cannelton Tuesday.<br /> The Marksmen had nine hits, drew three walks, and took advantage of two Cannelton errors in their big first inning.<br /> Reed Goffinet started the inning with a single to left field and Hunter Rowe walked. Both scored on Travis Burchett&rsquo;s double to right-center.<br /> Lasher’s quick complete game leads PC past Paoli http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/lasher%E2%80%99s-quick-complete-game-leads-pc-past-paoli <p> LEOPOLD&mdash;Brandon Lasher pitched a three-hitter and Perry Central made the most of its one hit to beat Paoli 2-1 in baseball Monday.<br /> &ldquo;Brandon Lasher had a really good night on the mound,&rdquo; said Perry Central Coach Tim Taylor. &ldquo;He only had one walk (to go with three strikeouts) and kept hitters off balance with a good mix of speeds.<br /> &ldquo;He was pretty efficient and only threw 75 pitches (54 for strikes) in the complete game.<br /> Tell City boys 3rd in 11-team meet http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/tell-city-boys-3rd-11-team-meet <p> RAMSEY&mdash;Seth Vaquero won two races and Kevin Yeung won the pole vault to lead Tell City to third place in North Harrison&rsquo;s 11-team boys track invitational Friday.<br /> Tell City scored 93 points, just half a point behind second-place Crawford County. Silver Creek won with 140.5 points.<br /> Vaquero won the 800-meter run in 2:04.61 and teamed with Jackson Ramsey, Devin Newton and Jacob Mowery to win the 1600 relay in 3:42.15.<br /> Chase Beckort, Nate Kaiser, Elliot Reed and Vaquero placed second in the 3200 relay in 8:58.83.<br /> Kohnert propels TC to 4th in invitational http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/kohnert-propels-tc-4th-invitational <p> RAMSEY&mdash;Emma Kohnert won the 100-meter high hurdles and placed in the top four in three other events to lead Tell City to fourth place in North Harrison&rsquo;s 10-team girls track invitational Friday.<br /> The Marksmen scored 70 points. Silver Creek won with 159.5.<br /> Kohnert ran the 100 hurdles in 17.20 seconds in the finals to beat runner-up Alexis Cook of Springs Valley by 39-hundredths of a second.<br /> Kohnert placed third in the long jump at 14 feet, 4 inches - just three-fourths of an inch behind second place and three inches behind the winner.<br /> Braves, Rangers beat No. 9 Tell City http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/braves-rangers-beat-no-9-tell-city <p> LYNNVILLE&mdash;Tell City is ranked No. 9 in the state in Class 2A softball this week. But that ranking will likely go down after the Marksmen lost PAC road games Monday and Tuesday.<br /> A lack of hitting was the main culprit for Tell City&rsquo;s 8-0 loss to Tecumseh Monday and 6-2 loss to Forest Park Tuesday.<br /> Maddie Duncan pitched a one-hitter for Tecumseh, ranked No. 5 in the state in Class A. She struck out four and walked two.<br /> Hayley Fackler led off the game with a single for Tell City&rsquo;s only hit.<br /> PC golf team 2nd twice http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/pc-golf-team-2nd-twice <p> FRENCH LICK&mdash;Nic Pierrard tied for medalist honors as Perry Central placed second in a four-team boys golf match Monday.<br /> Springs Valley won with 166 strokes. Perry Central shot 184, Forest Park 189, and South Central 196.<br /> Pierrard and Springs Valley&rsquo;s John Pinnick each shot 38.<br /> &ldquo;It was good to see Nic play this well, as he has been struggling lately,&rdquo; said Perry Central Coach Bill Dickerson.<br /> Zach James shot 44, Coby Aders 50, and Eric Schepers 52 to complete the Commodores&rsquo; scoring.<br /> Tell City splits PAC matches http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/tell-city-splits-pac-matches <p> LYNNVILLE&mdash;Tell City won both doubles matches and No. 2 singles to beat Tecumseh 3-2 in PAC girls tennis Monday.<br /> Baylie Peter cruised past Cierra Brown 6-1, 6-0 in No. 2 singles.<br /> Amy Hackbarth and Kyra Gentry had to go three sets to dispose of Megan Osborne and Darian Meyer 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 in No. 1 doubles.<br /> Mary Steen and Kaydi Backer survived a first-set tie-breaker to beat Allie Lochmueller and Bailey Perkins 7-6 (7-5), 6-1 in No. 2 doubles.<br /> Tecumseh&rsquo;s Megan Tooley beat Madilyn Hoskinson 7-5, 6-1 in No. 1 singles.<br /> Baseball, softball postponed http://www.perrycountynews.com/content/baseball-softball-postponed <p> PERRY COUNTY&mdash;Baseball games involving Perry County teams Saturday and baseball and softball games Wednesday were postponed due to rain.<br /> Tell City&rsquo;s PAC baseball game at North Posey has been rescheduled for Friday, May 13, at 6 p.m.<br /> Tell City was originally scheduled to play at Heritage Hills that day, but that was not a conference game as those teams have already met this season. So the second Heritage Hills game will be canceled to make way for the North Posey game.<br />