Today's Sports

  • Patriots pull away from Tell...

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    LINCOLN CITY—Coming off a 20-7 victory over Perry Central the week before, Tell City appeared to have early momentum against Heritage Hills Friday, moving the ball and taking a 3-0 lead.
    However, Heritage Hills rallied to beat the Marksmen 20-3 in PAC football.

  • Commodores can’t move ball; fall...

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—A sub-par performance on offense negated another strong Perry Central defensive performance in a 20-2 football loss to Forest Park Friday.
    For the second consecutive week Perry Central held its opponent under 200 yards of total offense.
    But the Rangers took advantage of four Perry Central turnovers that gave them some short-field situations and stopped Perry Central drives.
    The Rangers’ first touchdown came on a 71-yard drive after a Perry Central punt.

  • Marksmen spike Titans

    TELL CITY—Emma Kohnert made 14 kills and five blocks - four solo - as Tell City beat Gibson Southern 25-14, 25-13, 22-25, 28-26 in PAC volleyball Thursday.
    Kammie Jo Hayes added 10 kills and Madison Mathena made three.
    Rachel Malone had 16 assists and Emily Hagedorn added 13.
    Morgan Schuetter led the Marksmen in digs with 14 and Hayes added 10. Mathena made four blocks.
    Malone served 13 points with four aces. Schuetter served three aces and Hagedorn served 11 points.

  • Cougars defeat Commodores

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central made 25 bad serves in a 25-22, 25-12, 25-20 volleyball loss to North Harrison Thursday.
    Abby Reed led Perry Central’s balanced spiking attack with eight kills. Ryann Lynch added seven, Brooke Mullis and Terissa Roark five apiece, and Addy Davis four.
    Kirstyn Linne had 13 assists and Davis added 12.
    Mullis made 14 digs, Lynch eight, Roark seven, and Davis six.
    Mullis and Payton Emmons each made one block.
    No one served more than one ace for the Commodores.
    North Harrison won the JV match 25-23, 25-16.

  • Cannelton loses two matches

    CANNELTON—Springs Valley outspiked Cannelton for a 25-8, 25-11, 25-7 volleyball win Wednesday.
    Caressa Sloss led Cannelton with two kills.
    Nicole Harris served seven points and had two assists and two digs.
    April Terry served three points and Sloss and Chloe Davis each made one block.
    Orleans beat Cannelton 25-12, 25-10, 25-11 Thursday.
    Harris served five points and had four assists, two kills and one block for Cannelton.

  • Cougars nip TC in defensive...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s boys soccer team played its best defensive game ever but lost to North Harrison 1-0 Thursday.
    “Their goal actually shouldn’t have been a goal,” said Tell City Coach Pat Jarboe. “One of our players accidentally knocked it in. He was trying to block it and it glanced off his shin guard and in.”
    That goal did not come until nearly 17 minutes into the second half. And Tell City finished with more shots on goal than the Cougars, 13 to 10.

  • Eagles beat Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Cannelton improved its blocking but lost to Lanesville 25-16, 25-21, 25-21 in volleyball Monday.
    Caressa Sloss made four blocks for Cannelton and Kelsey Marshall, April Terry and Chloe Davis each added one.
    Sloss and Nicole Harris each made two kills. Harris had three assists.
    Harris served 13 points and Sloss added 10.
    Lanesville won the JV match 25-14, 24-25, 15-9.
    Tory Thomas served eight points for Cannelton. Madelyn Lindauer served six points and made two blocks.
    Emily Troutman made two kills and had two assists.

  • Corydon edges Perry Central

    CORYDON—Perry Central made 13 serving errors in a 20-25, 27-25, 16-25, 25-13, 15-12 volleyball loss to Corydon Tuesday.
    Terissa Roark did have a strong serving match for the Commodores, going 26 for 26 with six aces. Payton Emmons added three aces.
    Abby Reed led Perry Central in kills with 11. Addy Davis added five and Emmons, Brooke Mullis and Roark each made four.
    Davis had 14 assists and Kirstyn Linne added 10.
    Mullis and Ryann Lynch each made 14 digs. Emmons added seven and Davis six.

  • Offense lacking in Tell City loss

    EVANSVILLE—Tell City couldn’t get its offense going in a 25-10, 25-23, 25-12 volleyball loss to Evansville Memorial Tuesday.
    “We just did not play well tonight,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “We just didn’t serve well. We were playing more defense than offense.”
    The Marksmen made only one ace serve.
    Kammie Jo Hayes led them in kills with seven and digs with 12.
    Emma Kohnert added four kills and Natalie Sanders made three. Kohnert made two solo blocks.

  • Kaiser wins frosh-soph race

    ZIONSVILLE—Nate Kaiser won the freshman-sophomore boys race to lead Tell City to fifth place among 15 teams in that division at Zionsville’s boys cross country invitational Saturday.