Today's Sports

  • Perry Central 1-2 in own...

    LEOPOLD—Payton Emmons made four kills and Brooke Mullis added three as Perry Central beat South Central 25-22, 25-21 in the first match of Perry Central’s volleyball Tipoff Tourney Saturday.
    Perry Central lost its other two matches to Henryville 25-10, 25-19 and to Southridge 25-15, 26-24.
    Ryann Lynch made seven digs in the win over South Central and Mullis added four. Kirstyn Linne had five assists and Addy Davis added four.

  • Wolfpack will bring running...

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    LEOPOLD—Kevin Mills got Crawford County’s football coaching job late in the summer but is trying to turn the team around.
    Mills, who was 99-72 in 16 years as Springs Valley’s coach, will bring his 0-2 Wolfpack to Perry Central Friday at 6:30 p.m. for the Commodores’ first PLAC game of the season.

  • Athletic Rebels will test Tell...

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    TELL CITY—Tell City will try to contain South Spencer’s speed when they meet in PAC football Friday at 7 p.m.
    “They’re very athletic,” Tell City Coach Josh Teague said about the Rebels, who use a variety of formations on offense.
    He said Landon Bartlett, a 5-foot-8, 160-pound senior running back, “is a very good runner. He’s torched us the past couple of years.

  • TC 2-1 in Harrison tourney

    EVANSVILLE—Morgan Schuetter made 11 digs as Tell City beat Gibson Southern 25-19, 14-25, 15-10 to finish Harrison’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    The Marksmen beat Harrison 25-19, 25-11 and lost to Evansville North 25-19, 25-19 earlier in the day.
    Kohnert made 11 kills and Kammie Jo Hayes added nine in the win over Gibson Southern.
    Rachel Malone had 13 assists and served nine points. Emily Hagedorn made seven digs to back Schuetter in that department.
    Schuetter served two aces.

  • Marksmen outserve Bosse

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    TELL CITY—Strong serving by MaKaylee Buntin and Morgan Schuetter helped Tell City beat Bosse 25-13, 16-25, 25-11, 25-15 in volleyball Tuesday.
    Schuetter served 19 points, including five aces.
    Buntin served 10 points at a crucial point in the first game.
    Tell City led only 11-9 in that game when she went back to serve. She served the next 10 points to give the Marksmen a safe 21-9 lead.
    She served two consecutive aces in the middle of that streak.

  • Cougars nip TC in defensive...

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    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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

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

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    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.