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  • Perry Central 3rd in six-team...

    DUBOIS—Perry Central won four events but couldn’t match Northeast Dubois’ depth in a boys track invitational Tuesday.
    The host Jeeps won the six-team meet with 180 points. Forest Park was second with 120 and Perry Central third with 105.67.
    The Jeeps “just killed everyone,” said Perry Central Coach Jason Barnett. “They’re just so deep.”
    Perry Central won two field events but scored only once in each of them while Northeast Dubois scored twice in each.

  • Tell City tops Rebels, Jeeps

    TELL CITY—After starting the season 0-3, Tell City’s girls tennis team is now riding a three-match winning streak.
    The Marksmen won all three singles matches and No. 2 doubles to beat South Spencer 4-1 in a PAC match Monday.
    Addie Peter and Cassie Bryant won the top two singles matches in straight sets and Kelsey Gowers survived a third-set tie-breaker in No. 3 singles.
    Megan Teague and Madilyn Hoskinson beat Mady Folz and Mallory Folz 6-3, 6-2 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Tell City pounds Lanesville

    LANESVILLE—Tell City scored at least two runs in every inning but one and trounced Lanesville 11-1 in softball Tuesday.
    The Marksmen jumped to a 4-0 first inning lead on singles by Hayley Fackler, Morgan Schuetter and Madison Schuetter, a walk to Emili Stephens, a passed ball, and three wild pitches.
    They had 12 hits in the five-inning game.
    Fackler and the Schuetter sisters each went 3 for 4. Fackler hit two doubles and Madison Schuetter added one, and Emili Stephens also hit a double.
    Madison Schuetter drove in three runs.

  • Perry Central wins 2 of 3 games

    PAOLI—Perry Central rallied for three runs in the sixth inning and one in the seventh to beat Paoli 5-4 in PLAC softball Monday.
    The Commodores trailed 4-1 after five innings. Then “we gave them a couple of pep talks and they really picked it up,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber. “We’re starting to play like we should.”
    Brittany Parker went 3 for 4 to lead Perry Central’s 11-hit attack.

  • Tell City falls to Pats, Bears

    LINCOLN CITY—Tyler Ward pitched a one-hitter as Heritage Hills shut out Tell City 9-0 in PAC baseball Monday.
    Spenser Deom singled for Tell City’s only hit.
    “Tyler Ward threw a very nice ballgame for Heritage Hills,” said Tell City Coach Mark Wahl. “He was throwing strike one consistently, struck out 11, and really was impressive tonight.

  • Commodores repulse Paoli

    LEOPOLD—Bryce Ridener pitched a four-hitter with last-out relief help as Perry Central beat Paoli 4-2 in PLAC baseball Tuesday.
    Ridener struck out four and walked three in 6 2/3 innings.
    He shut out the Rams until the sixth inning, when they scored one run.
    They added another run in the seventh and had the bases loaded with two outs when freshman Jaron Underhill relieved Ridener.

  • Waninger medalist in match with...

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    TELL CITY—Tell City’s Mason Waninger shot a 1-over-par 36 for medalist honors in a three-team boys golf match Monday.
    Tell City counted only two players’ scores so it did not have a team score. Jasper won with 166 strokes and Perry Central shot 201.
    Nic Pierrard shot 46 to lead Perry Central and Zach James shot 49.
    Coby Aders shot 50 and Lucas Kelly 56 to complete the Commodores’ scoring. Eric Schepers was their fifth man with 60.
    Damian Harney shot 53 to lead Tell City.

  • Commodores 2nd in tri-match

    SANTA CLAUS—Nic Pierrard tied for medalist honors as Perry Central finished second in a three-team boys golf match Thursday.
    Forest Park shot 185, Perry Central 188, and Wood Memorial 214.
    Pierrard and Levi Hoffman each shot an 8-over-par 44. Pierrard birdied the par-5, No. 4 hole.
    Other Perry Central scorers were Coby Aders with 46, Zach James 47, and Eric Schepers 51.

  • Tell City's singles...

    TELL CITY—Tell City lost only one game in singles play as it beat Crawford County 4-1 Thursday in the completion of a girls tennis match suspended April 13.
    Addie Peter shut out Makayla Young 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles and Cassie Bryant blanked Abigail Pierson by the same score in No. 2.
    Kelsey Gowers beat Shyanne Cook 6-0, 6-1 in No. 3 to give the Marksmen a singles sweep.
    Mercedes Mendez and Madilyn Hoskinson beat Roser and Shelton 6-2, 6-3 in No. 2 doubles for Tell City’s other win.

  • Orleans, Mitchell top Commodores...

    ORLEANS—Undefeated Orleans showed why it is ranked No. 2 in the state in Class A as it beat Perry Central 11-0 in PLAC baseball Wednesday.
    The Bulldogs pounded out nine hits, including four doubles, and committed no errors. They scored in five innings.
    Perry Central had three hits, all singles and committed five errors.
    Bryce Ridener went 2 for 3 to lead Perry Central hitters.
    Ridener pitched the first 5 1/3 innings for the Commodores. He walked three and struck out two.