Today's Sports

  • Tell City splits two games

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Boonville rallied for six runs in the seventh inning to beat Tell City 10-7 in baseball Thursday.
    Tell City scored a run in the bottom of the sixth to increase its lead to 7-4.
    But in the bottom of the seventh Cameron Chapman greeted Tell City reliever Trent Rainey with a single to left field.

  • Commodores roll past Bulldogs

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central scored 11 runs in the first inning and cruised past Cannelton 19-0 in softball Wednesday.
    Six hits, six walks, two hit batsmen, and a sacrifice fly fueled the Commodores’ big inning.
    Autumn Lain’s two-run double to deep center field was the biggest blow of the inning.
    The Commodores scored at least three runs in every inning but the third, when they had their reserves in and were held scoreless after hitting and running into an infield-fly double play.

  • Perry Central shuts out Tell City

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Tell City committed six errors and Perry Central took advantage of them to beat the Marksmen 3-0 in softball Friday.
    The game was cleanly played most of the way, with no wild pitches or passed balls and only one walk and one hit batsman the entire game.
    And neither team committed an error in the first four innings. The only run in that span came in the Perry Central first, when Lexi Aders blooped a two-out single to right field and Autumn Lain followed with a triple to left-center.

  • Most Saturday events called off

    PERRY COUNTY—Tell City’s boys golf invitational at Boonville was the only sports event involving Perry County teams Saturday that was not rained out.
    Tell City’s PAC baseball game at Pike Central has been rescheduled for May 19 at 5:30 p.m.
    Tell City’s softball game at Springs Valley has been rescheduled for May 7 at 5 p.m.
    Perry Central’s baseball game at Northeast Dubois and softball game at Crawford County had not been rescheduled at press time and may not be.

  • Marksmen 6th at Forest Park

    FERDINAND—Tell City scored well in the hurdles races and shot put but finished sixth in Forest Park’s eight-team girls track invitational Tuesday.
    Mount Vernon won with 134 points. Tell City scored 65.
    The Marksmen went 1-2 in the 100-meter high hurdles. Emma Kohnert won in 18.09 seconds and Katie Goffinet placed second in 18.31.
    Kohnert placed third in the 300 low hurdles in 52.60 and Goffinet was fourth in 52.64.
    Kassidie Hayes won the shot put at 37 feet, 10 inches and Emily Hagedorn placed fourth at 29-9 1/4.

  • 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.