Today's Sports

  • Chargers blank Tell City

    PETERSBURG—Tell City passed and moved the ball better but couldn’t get it in the goal in a 7-0 girls soccer loss to Pike Central Wednesday.
    “Our girls really turned it on offensively in the second half,” said Tell City Coach Kelsey Henrickson. “We moved Claire Zellers to midfield, and she did a great job there. Maddie Rogers and Jana Lacy also did well passing and moving the ball up the field.
    “Lindon Froehlich was aggressive and worked hard in the goal. All the girls have made improvements each game.”

  • Chargers, Cougars top Tell City

    PETERSBURG—Tell City goalie Braeden Beard made 22 saves but the Marksmen lost to Pike Central 13-0 in PAC boys soccer Wednesday.
    “We played well for a team that has a lot of new players and haven’t played together ever,” said Tell City Coach Brian Fletcher. “Our spirits were still high at the end and they took this loss as a good practice.
    “The boys were able to see how to play the game of soccer. They saw what Coach LaGrange and I are trying to build. This program has potential now and for years to come.”

  • Marksmen 2nd in triangular

    TELL CITY—South Spencer had the four best scorers as it won a girls triangular golf match Wednesday.
    South Spencer wshot 212, Tell City 257, and Tecumseh 277.
    Mollie Arnold shot 61 to lead Tell City.
    Other Marksman scorers were Maggie Lamb and Hannah Gray each with 64 and Cloey Pledger 68.
    Taylor Goffinet did not play due to an injury, but Tell City Coach Amber Wheatley said she should be able to play in this week’s matches.

  • Cougars clip Commodores

    RAMSEY—Terissa Roark made 13 kills but Perry Central lost to North Harrison 24-26, 25-14, 25-12, 25-22 in volleyball Thursday.
    Roark made 33 good hits in 39 attempts.
    Maria Hubert and Maddie Labhart each added six kills. Addy Davis had 19 assists.
    Bree Noland made two blocks and Hubert and Labhart each added one.
    Brooke Lasher led Perry Central’s back-row defense with 10 digs. Courtney Berger added eight and Davis six.
    Berger and Davis each served two aces.
    North Harrison won the JV match 25-13, 25-14.

  • Titans take Marksmen in 5

    FORT BRANCH—Kammie Jo Hayes made 22 kills and three blocks but Tell City lost to Gibson Southern 25-19, 21-25, 25-19, 21-25, 15-8 in PAC volleyball Thursday.
    Emili Stephens added eight kills and Addison Fella six for the Marksmen. Fella made three blocks, including two solos.
    Rachel Malone had 34 assists.
    Morgan Schuetter made 36 digs, Grace Kreilein 29, and Malone 25.
    Bailey Weikel served 14 points and Caitlin Teague added seven. Weikel, Teague and Malone each served two aces.
    Tell City fell to 2-3 overall, 1-1 in the PAC.

  • Englert, Rangers pull away from...

    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Forest Park used its passing game and Perry Central turnovers to pull away in the second half for a 35-0 football victory Friday.
    Perry Central trailed only 3-0 in the final minute of the first half. Then Noah Fleck threw an 11-yard touchdown pass over the middle to tight end Braydon Voegerl for a 9-0 Rangers lead with 0:32 left in the half.
    In the second half it seemed as if everything that could go wrong for the Commodores did.

  • Jones’ 4 TD passes subdue...

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    TELL CITY—Cade Jones threw four touchdown passes to lead Heritage Hills to a 41-0 win over Tell City in PAC football Friday.
    Jones completed 15 for 21 passes for 209 yards.
    On Heritage Hills’ opening drive, it appeared things weren’t going to be so easy for the Patriots when Cole Sigler fumbled and Tell City recovered it.

  • Corydon shuts out Marksmen

    CORYDON—Tell City girls soccer coach Kelsey Henrickson said her team “made a lot of improvement” from its preseason scrimmage in a 6-0 loss to Corydon Saturday.
    “We had a couple of offensive runs,” she said. “And we played great defense. The score doesn’t show it, but we were on defense a lot of the time.
    “Claire Zellers played fantastic defense. Brenna Franzman played very well on defense.”

  • Shoals defeats Tell City in...

    TELL CITY— Braeden Wheatley scored Tell City’s only goal in a 2-1 boys soccer loss to Shoals Saturday.
    Dayton Kring assisted on the goal.
    “Our boys played very well for a first game together,” said Tell City Coach Brian Fletcher. “Russell Collignon was fabulous on defense, while Dayton Kring and Maison Gehlhausen were strong up front.
    “We have come a long way and I’m more optimistic than I was before.”
    Tell City’s match with Southridge Tuesday was rained out.

  • Bad passes hurt Bulldogs in loss

    LANESVILLE—Lanesville took advantage of Cannelton’s mistakes to beat the Bulldogs 25-8, 25-8, 25-18 in volleyball Monday.
    “We had 50 bad passes, seven dropped balls and seven missed serves for the game that killed us,” said Cannelton Coach Allicyn Garrett. “There was a strong lack of communication.
    “We came out flat and not ready to play. We simply did not play as a team and it showed. We got frustrated and instead of coming together as a team and supporting one another, we divided.”