Today's Sports

  • TC girls 11th among 28 teams

    MARENGO—Hailey Carman placed 24th to lead Tell City to 11th place in Crawford County’s 28-team girls cross country invitational Saturday.
    There was a race for each grade, but the top five times from each school were then combined to determine each team score.
    Carman placed sixth in the senior girls race but was 24th among 214 runners overall with a time of 22:05.53.
    Other Tell City scorers were Alex Blankenship, 49th in 23:29.63; Jalynn Pruitt, 95th in 25:10.01; Elizabeth Kehl, 97th in 25:12.69; and Mariah Klueh, 102nd in 25:23.21.

  • Roark, Commodores spike Eagles

    LEOPOLD—Terissa Roark made nine kills and two blocks and served six aces as Perry Central defeated Lanesville 25-23, 25-7, 26-24 in volleyball Monday.
    Payton Emmons added eight kills and Maddie Hubert and Abby Reed each made three. Addy Davis had 15 assists.
    Hubert made five digs and Brooke Lasher and Brooke Mullis each added three.
    Ryann Lynch served four aces and Lasher added three.
    Lanesville won the JV match 25-21, 25-22.
    Kyra Roberts made three kills for Perry Central. Kirstyn Linne, Jenna Lutgring and Madelyn Steen each added two.

  • Raiders’ running game poses...

    Sports Editor

    HUNTINGBURG—Southridge’s depth at running back and quick offensive line will make it hard for Tell City to stop the Raiders’ running game when they meet in PAC football Friday at 6:30 p.m.
    The 4-1 Raiders “run the ball very well” in their wing-T offense, said Tell City Coach Josh Teague. “They run a lot of traps, dives and sweeps.”

  • Commodores looking for 6-0...

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central hopes to raise its football record to 6-0 when it hosts Wood Memorial Friday at 7 p.m.
    Wood Memorial Coach Caleb Cherry will be looking for his first win.
    Cherry, a former assistant for the Trojans, is 0-15 since being promoted to head coach before last season.
    Wood Memorial has an enrollment of 274 according to the IHSAA and is one of the smallest schools in the state offering football and boys soccer, which divides the number of athletes available for both.

  • Cannelton can’t handle Marksmen’...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City scored more than one-fourth of its points on ace serves in a 25-7, 25-3, 25-5 volleyball victory over Cannelton Tuesday.
    Morgan Schuetter served 19 points, including seven aces, for the Marksmen. She served 17 consecutive points in the second game.
    Shayna Vaquero added 14 points, including five aces.
    She served the last nine points of the third game. Even when they weren’t aces, the Bulldogs had trouble getting return hits inbounds.

  • Titans stop Marksmen

    FORT BRANCH—Gibson Southern scored four goals in the second half to pull away to a 6-0 PAC boys soccer win over Tell City Thursday.
    “It was 2-0 at halftime and we were right in the thick of things,” said Tell City Coach Pat Jarboe. “Then we kind of got tired.
    “There were several positives, though. Our goalie, Anthony Froehlich, did an excellent job. And the things we’ve worked on in practice were translating to the game.”

  • TC cross country team taking on...

    When Tell City was placed in the elite race at Saturday’s Louisville boys cross country invitational, Tell City Coach Brian Beckort didn’t complain.
    That race included the top 24 teams in the invitational, which included some of the top teams from eight states - including ones as far away as West Virginia and North Carolina.
    “We feel like to be the best, you’ve got to beat the best,” said Beckort.

  • Webb, Braves spike Tell City in...

    TELL CITY—Alicia Webb made 25 kills and five blocks and served five aces as Tecumseh beat Tell City 25-17, 25-19, 21-25, 26-24 in PAC volleyball Thursday.
    Emma Kohnert led Tell City with 11 kills and nine blocks, including five solos.
    Tell City had its best blocking match of the season, as Kammie Jo Hayes added six (three solo) and Brenee Leibering and Mary Steen each made four.
    Hayes made nine kills, Steen five, and Leibering four. Emily Hagedorn had 26 assists.
    Madison Schuetter made 16 digs, Hayes 10, and Morgan Schuetter nine.

  • Boonville stymies Perry Central

    Sports Editor

    BOONVILLE—Boonville’s quickness kept Perry Central from getting ace serves or many kills as the Pioneers won 25-4, 25-12, 25-11 in volleyball Thursday.
    The Commodores recorded no ace serves and Maddie Hubert led them with seven kills.
    The only other Commodore with two kills was sophomore Payton Emmons, who made two close together in the third game to pull them within five points twice, 12-7 and 13-8.

  • Pioneers beat Tell City

    Sports Correspondent

    BOONVILLE—Boonville used a diverse offensive attack to beat Tell City 52-16 in football Friday.
    The Pioneers scored scored three touchdowns on running plays, three on passes, and one on a kickoff return.
    They also kicked a 23-yard field goal.
    Using a big size advantage up front, the Pioneers took control of the line of scrimmage early.
    Camdon Cartwright got Boonville on the scoreboard first with a 25-yard burst with 8:55 to go in the first quarter.