Today's Sports

  • Swimming freestyle

    Gabrielle Ettensohn of the Tri-County Swim Club swims the age-10-and-under girls 200-meter freestyle in the Southern Indiana Swim Conference summer meet at Tell City’s John F. Kennedy Pool Friday.

    The meet was scheduled to continue through Sunday. See more photos and results in Thursday’s issue.

  • Should Hayes sit out this school...

    Tell City’s volleyball and girls basketball teams were dealt a severe blow when Kassidie Hayes tore an anterior cruciate ligament in an AAU volleyball tourney recently.
    It was also a blow to Hayes’ college scholarship opportunities for volleyball.
    More than 10 college coaches were reportedly seriously scouting her at the tourney but now they won’t get another chance to see her play before the final signing period, as she will miss her entire senior high school season.

  • Seventh-inning two-out rally...

    TELL CITY—After having two outs and nobody on base, Cash Waggner rallied for five runs in the seventh inning to beat Tri-State Service & Maintenance 14-12 for the Tell City Women’s Softball League playoff title Tuesday.
    Tri-State scored six runs in the bottom of the fifth to take a 10-8 lead and still led by two after each team scored twice in the sixth inning.
    Cash Waggner’s first two batters in the seventh grounded out. But then Candy Parks singled to right-center field, advanced to second on a bobble, and scored on Lauren Goffinet’s single to right.

  • Wahl returns as Tell City’s...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Mark Wahl is returning as Tell City’s baseball coach after a two-year absence from the position.
    Wahl was hired by the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. last week to succeed Jason Wilkerson, who resigned last month.
    Wahl, 33, came to Tell City seven years ago as a fifth grade teacher and assistant baseball coach.

  • Princeton, Rockport likely...

    ROCKPORT – A winnable opening game will likely give way to a stiff challenge for Rockport in the American Legion Baseball regional.
    Post 254, which is hosting the four-team, double-elimination tourney, will open against Jasper at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 22. The game will follow the opening tilt between Washington and defending state champion Princeton, which begins at 4.
    Play will continue the next day, with the game-one losers facing off at 4 p.m. and the winners meeting at 7:30.

  • TC players help Rockport rout...

    JASPER – Two Tell City players had two RBIs to help lead Rockport to a 19-6 American Legion baseball rout over Jasper Wednesday.

  • Cash Waggner explodes in 13-16...

    TELL CITY – Cash Waggner exploded for 10 runs in the fourth inning to trounce Legacy Financial Services 17-6 in the Tell City Girls Softball League’s age-13-16 playoff tourney finals Wednesday.

  • Skill drills

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  • All-stars are district champs

    Tell City’s age-10-and-under baseball all-stars came away as Southern Indiana District champions in Corydon this weekend. 

    They played two pool play games Friday, beating Corydon 9-U All-Stars 19-4 and Corydon 10-U All-Stars 11-3. 

    On Saturday, they played Corydon 9-U in the first round of the elimination bracket, winning 13-6.  And, then on Sunday played Corydon 10-U in the championship game, winning 11-0.

    Six teams were in the tourney. 

  • Tuesday-evening rainout

    Shannon Bryant pitches for Cash Waggner in Tuesday’s Tell City Girls Softball League’s age-13-16 playoff tourney championship game with Legacy Financial Services.

    The game was rained out in the fourth inning and was scheduled to resume Wednesday.