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Today's Sports

  • Vaquero 800 champion in boys...

    EVANSVILLE—Tell City junior Seth Vaquero won the 800-meter run at Evansville Central’s boys track regional Thursday to qualify for the state meet.

  • Perry Central 2nd, Tell City 4th...

    ENGLISH—Zach James shot a 7-over-par 43 to lead Perry Central to second place in a four-team boys golf match Tuesday.
    Borden, led by medalist Kamden Hurst’s 39, won with 178 strokes. Perry Central shot 187, Crawford County 189, and Tell City 233.
    James placed third overall.
    Other Perry Central scorers were Nic Pierrard with 47, John Steen 48, and freshman Brennan Tucker 49.
    Coby Aders, who shot 50, and Eric Schepers, 55, also played for the Commodores.
    Freshman Spencer Fest shot 52 to lead Tell City.

  • Patriots pound Perry Central

    LINCOLN CITY—Heritage Hills had 18 hits and took advantage of eight Perry Central errors to beat the Commodores 16-0 in baseball Monday.
    “We didn’t come into the game very focused tonight,” said Perry Central Coach Tim Taylor. “Our guys didn’t make many routine plays, especially early in the game.
    “Heritage Hills took advantage of our mistakes and pounded the baseball. They are a good hitting ball team.”
    Casey Miller went 4 for 4 to lead Patriot hitters.

  • Tecumseh jumps on Cannelton early

    DUBOIS—Tecumseh had 19 hits as it defeated Cannelton 21-1 in a Class A softball sectional first-round game Monday.

  • Tell City nips Wolfpack in...

    TELL CITY—Tretter Lyons hit a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning to give Tell City a 7-6 baseball win over Crawford County Monday.

  • Grand slam propels North Posey...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    BRETZVILLE—North Posey used two home runs, one a grand slam, to beat Perry Central 6-2 in a Class 2A softball sectional first-round game Monday.
    Perry Central took a 2-1 lead with an unearned run in the fifth inning.
    Savannah Alvey reached base on an error by the shortstop to start the inning.
    After a pop-up to the first baseman, Madison Guillaume hit into a fielder’s choice for the second out. She then stole second base and scored on Catie Hauser’s single up the middle.

  • Vikings pound out win over Tell...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    BRETZVILLE—Hard hitting, pretty good control pitching and decent defense was the winning combination for North Posey again Tuesday as the Vikings beat Tell City 10-0 in the softball sectional semifinals.
    The Vikings had 15 hits, including a big home run for the second day in a row.
    “They are one of the best hitting teams we’ve faced,” said Tell City Coach Maggie Schuetter. “They hit the heck out of the ball the first time we played them too.

  • Underhill regional champion in...

    EVANSVILLE—Perry Central’s Brynnan Underhill won the discus competition in the girls track regional Tuesday.
    Teammate Payton Emmons also qualified for the state meet by placing third in the 100-meter hurdles.
    Underhill threw the discus 115 feet, 2 inches to beat runner-up Ashley Lyninger of New Albany by 1 inch.
    Underhill’s throw was 6 feet, 6 inches farther than her sectional championship throw, though it was 2 feet, 6 inches short of her personal best set in the PLAC meet.

  • Tell City shuts out Rangers in...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    BRETZVILLE—Morgan Schuetter pitched a two-hitter and Tell City scored five runs in the first inning to beat Forest Park 5-0 in a Class 2A softball sectional first-round game Monday.
    This was Tell City’s first victory in a sectional game since defeating North Posey in the semifinals five years ago.
    The game was basically decided in the first inning.
    Hayley Fackler led off the bottom of that inning with a single to right-center field for Tell City.

  • Commodores 3rd in triangular

    FRENCH LICK—Perry Central had trouble with its short game Thursday as it finished third in a boys triangular golf match for the first time this season.
    Springs Valley shot 171 to beat Paoli by two strokes. Perry Central was third with 187.
    “We struggled with chipping and putting,” said Perry Central Coach Bill Dickerson. “The layoff hurt us.”
    Due to rainouts, the Commodores hadn’t played with their complete team since May 3.