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Today's Sports

  • New Albany downs Tell City

    NEW ALBANY—Tell City lost to New Albany 42-30 in wrestling Wednesday, “but we wrestled them a little better than the first time,” said Tell City Coach Neal Stahly.
    Tell City had lost to New Albany 45-30 in Bedford North Lawrence’s Super 6 Duals Nov. 18.
    One improvement Wednesday was Joe Craig’s 10-4 win over Joe Gohl in the 152-pound weight class.
    “Joe avenged a loss to Joe Gohl,” noted Stahly. “The Gohl kid is young but he’s been wrestling for quite a while and is a tough, wily wrestler.”

  • Cannelton girls fall to...

    WHITESVILLE, Ky.—Whitesville Trinity outscored Cannelton 36-15 in the middle quarters to pull away to a 46-28 girls basketball victory Friday.
    This game, which was part of the Trinity Shootout, was Cannelton’s second one against Trinity in four days.
    The Bulldogs did have all six of their players available for this game, as Madeline Lindauer returned to action.
    And Chloe Davis appeared to be over the wrist injury that sidelined her part of last Monday’s game and hampered her shooting when she did play.

  • South Central hits 11 3-pointers...

    TELL CITY—South Central hit 11 three-point shots in a 68-30 girls basketball win over Tell City Friday.
    “They were good,” said Tell City Coach John Hayes. “They were quick and they could all shoot it and handle it.
    “They hit 11 threes and it wasn’t like we weren’t defending it. We let them get open for two or three of them, but on seven or eight of them we had a hand in their face.

  • Balanced Wolfpack defeats Perry...

    MARENGO—Crawford County scored well inside and out to beat Perry Central 62-37 in PLAC girls basketball Thursday.
    Forward Kendra Covele hit eight three-pointers as she led the Wolfpack with 27 points.
    Guard Addy Simpson added 21 points mostly on penetration into the lane, though she did hit one three-pointer.
    “Our defense wasn’t awful, but they were able to score inside and outside and made it hard to decide which to concentrate on,” said Perry Central Coach Ty Guillaume.

  • Marksmen’s defense stops Raiders

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City held Southridge without a field goal for more than 14 minutes in the middle of the game to beat the Raiders 41-32 in PAC girls basketball Thursday.
    “We defended like we wanted to except for the fouling (19 fouls, with two starters fouling out) and putting them on the free-throw line,” said Tell City Coach John Hayes.
    He added, “We still can get a lot cleaner than that, but that’s a good win against a scrappy little team.”

  • Bishop shoots PC past Bulldogs

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    CANNELTON—Luke Bishop’s three-point shooting was the main difference as Perry Central defeated Cannelton 63-52 in boys basketball Friday.
    Bishop hit 6 of 14 three-point shots and finished with a game-high 24 points.
    “He’s our best outside shooter and he stepped up and made some big shots,” said Perry Central Coach Matt Carter. “He turned down a few that I thought he probably should’ve taken.

  • No Tell City players on All-PAC...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—No Tell City player was named to the All-PAC football team released Saturday, but Nick Smith received honorable mention.
    Smith, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound senior, was mentioned at offensive end.
    He led the Marksmen with 10 catches for 453 yards, 220 yards more than anyone else, and four touchdown catches.
    Tell City tied Forest Park and Pike Central for sixth place in the eight-team conference, each going 1-6 in conference games.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in triangular

    TELL CITY—Tell City had no first places and only one second as it finished third in a girls triangular swim meet Monday.
    Boonville won with 130.5 points. Southridge scored 110.5 and Tell City 67.
    Freshman Emma Armstrong earned Tell City’s second place by swimming the 500-yard freestyle in 6:40.40.
    She placed third in the 200 free in 2:27.35.
    Destiny Little placed third in both freestyle sprints, swimming the 50 in 32.78 seconds and the 100 in 1:16.15.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in triangular

    TELL CITY—Tell City had no first places and only one second as it finished third in a girls triangular swim meet Monday.
    Boonville won with 130.5 points. Southridge scored 110.5 and Tell City 67.
    Freshman Emma Armstrong earned Tell City’s second place by swimming the 500-yard freestyle in 6:40.40.
    She placed third in the 200 free in 2:27.35.
    Destiny Little placed third in both freestyle sprints, swimming the 50 in 32.78 seconds and the 100 in 1:16.15.

  • Tell City boys outswim 2...

    TELL CITY—Drew Ettensohn won two individual events and two relays to lead Tell City to victory in a boys triangular swim meet Monday.
    Tell City scored 125 points, Boonville 114, and Southridge 23.
    Ettensohn won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:26.50 and the 100 butterfly in 1:004.3.
    He teamed with Neal Hollinden, Thomas Simpson and Miles Brown to win the 200 medley relay in 1:58.01.
    Hollinden, Elliot Reed, Brown and Ettensohn won the 400 free relay in 3:56.15.