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  • 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.

  • Commodores run over Tecumseh

    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE—A power running game aided by strong blocking and a defense that forced five turnovers propelled Perry Central past Tecumseh 33-7 in football Friday.
    Jacob Braun scored all five Perry Central touchdowns, all on runs up the middle.
    He gained 249 yards on 28 carries.
    Perry Central’s defense intercepted three Tecumseh passes, with Luke Hilgenhold getting two of them in the first half and Payton Thompson intercepting one in the third quarter.

  • Tell City girls 7th in PAC...

    OAKLAND CITY—Tell City beat Southridge for the third time this season but finished behind the other six teams in the PAC girls golf tourney Saturday.
    Gibson Southern took the top four places as it shot 348 to win the meet. Tell City shot 488.
    Halee Lamb and Shannon Bryant each shot 118 to lead Tell City, tying for 25th in the 40-girl field.
    Lamb shot 56 on the front nine holes but went up to 62 on the back nine. Bryant shot 59 on each.
    Mary Grace Alvey shot 124 and Kyra Gentry 128 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.

  • Boonville edges Marksmen 3-2

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—For the second time this season not having a No. 3 singles player cost Tell City a chance to win a boys tennis match Monday.
    Tell City and Boonville each won two of the matches actually played, but the forfeit victory in No. 3 singles gave Boonville a 3-2 win.
    Tell City won the other two singles matches in straight sets. Kevin Yeung beat Ryan Nance 6-2, 6-1 in No. 1 and Chandler Lacy defeated Matt Disingers 6-1, 6-1 in No. 2.

  • Paoli nips Perry Central

    LEOPOLD—Maddie Hubert made 10 kills and 10 digs but Paoli edged Perry Central 25-13, 25-22, 13-25, 25-23 in PLAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Payton Emmons and Terissa Roark each added six kills for the Commodores. Addy Davis had 21 assists.
    Roark made two blocks. Brooke Lasher made 15 digs, Brooke Mullis 14, and Davis nine.
    Hubert and Mullis each served four aces and Davis and Lasher each added three.
    Perry Central went 1-3 in the nine-team Evansville Invitational Saturday, placing third in the Silver Pool and sixth overall.

  • Tell City spikes Rangers

    FERDINAND—Tell City used a balanced spiking attack to beat Forest Park 25-17, 25-19, 25-17 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Emma Kohnert made nine kills, Kammie Jo Hayes six, and Emili Stephens five for the Marksmen.
    Emily Hagedorn had 22 assists.
    Madison Schuetter made 16 digs, Hagedorn 11, and Hayes and Morgan Schuetter 10 apiece. Mary Steen made two blocks.
    Kohnert and Madison Schuetter each served two aces.

  • Nation’s top tackler to face...

    Sports Editor

    BOONVILLE—Tell City’s football team, which has had problems tackling at times this season, will get to see the nation’s best tackler Friday when the Marksmen visit Boonville at 7 p.m.
    According to MaxPreps.com, Payton Marksbury, a 6-foot, 220-pound middle linebacker in Boonville’s 4-3 defense, led the nation in tackles as a junior last year, averaging 22.1 per game.

  • Tecumseh big test for Perry...

    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE— Friday’s 7 p.m. game at Tecumseh could go a long way toward telling how good Perry Central’s football team is.
    The Commodores are off to a 4-0 start for the first time in six years, but detractors point out that the four teams they have faced have combined to win only one game - and that was when two of them played each other (Forest Park’s victory over Crawford County Friday).