Today's Sports

  • Beard named MVP of all-county...

    Tell City sophomore forward/center Braeden Beard was a nearly unanimous choice in voting for the Most Valuable Player of the News’ 40th annual All-Perry County boys basketball team.

  • Perry Central’s spring sports...

    Varsity Baseball
    31    South Spencer    A    5:00
    1    Orleans    H    10:00
    3    Forest Park    H    5:00
    4    Corydon Central    A    5:00
    5    North Harrison    A    4:30
    8    North Posey    H    11:00

  • Tell City spring schedules

    Varsity Baseball
    28    Princeton    A    5:30
    31    Floyd Central    H    5:30
    1    Hancock County    H    12:00
    4    Heritage Hills    A    4:30
    6    South Central    A    5:30
    8    South Spencer    A    1:00

  • Schraner is state champion

    INDIANAPOLIS—Ethan Schraner won the intermediate 95-pound weight class to lead Tell City Wrestling Club members in the Indiana State Wrestling Association’s folkstyle state tourney last weekend.

  • Damin signs to play tennis for...

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    REO—Mallory Damin, a South Spencer senior with deep Perry County roots, signed last Thursday to play tennis for Kentucky Wesleyan College.
    Damin’s parents, Michael and Faith Brock Damin, are Perry County natives and the family recently moved back to Perry County, in the Rocky Point area, after living in Rockport.
    Damin’s grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Arlie Brock of rural Tell City, Emma Damin of Tell City, and the late Earl Damin.

  • TC junior high archery team...

    INDIANAPOLIS—Olivia Hale scored 287 of a possible 300 to lead Tell City’s junior high archery team to 10th place in the state tourney Saturday.

  • Tell City wins PAC wrestling...

    LINCOLN CITY—Tell City had eight individual champions as it won the PAC junior high wrestling tourney Saturday.

  • Lynch receives honorable mention...

    INDIANAPOLIS – Perry Central forward/guard Ryann Lynch was one of 161 seniors from throughout the state to receive honorable mention on the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association’s girls academic all-state team released Thursday.
    The IBCA academic all-state team is a program where academic prowess and athletic prowess both are considered in the selections. Items such as grade-point average, college board scores and academic class rank are considered along with athletic performance in areas such as points, rebounds and assists per game.

  • Class 2A sectional will remain...

    Though no Perry County boys basketball team won a sectional this year, Tell City and Perry Central were both eliminated by eventual champion Forest Park in the Southridge sectional.
    That was far from the only loss to sectional champions for the local teams this season.

  • Tell City whips Jasper

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City won 12 matches, including 10 by pins, to crush Jasper 69-30 in junior high wrestling Thursday.
    Will Kirtley in the 220-pound weight class and Chance Bolin at 285 finished the meet with quick, first-period pins for the Marksmen.
    Kelby Glenn, Brayden Lain, Cole Gentry, Tyce DuPont, Nigel Kaiser, Shane Braunecker, Corey Braunecker and Zach Goffinet earned earlier pins for the Marksmen.
    Trent Cail won a 5-2 decision in the 110 weight class and Coy Hammack won by forfeit at 75.