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Today's Sports

  • Schuetter one-hits Crawford...

    MARENGO—Morgan Schuetter threw a one-hitter as Tell City beat Crawford County 6-0 in a rain-shortened softball game Wednesday.
    Schuetter struck out nine and walked three in the five-inning game.
    The only hit against her was a one-out single by Addy Simpson in the fifth inning.
    A strikeout and a pop-up to the pitcher then ended the inning. The game was then called due to inclement weather.

  • Tell City shuts out Vikings

    POSEYVILLE—Tell City’s Hunter Rowe struck out 18 as he shut out North Posey 5-0 in PAC baseball Friday.
    Rowe gave up three hits and walked none. His strikeout total is the highest for a Tell City pitcher since Dave Schank struck out a school-record 20 against Vincennes Lincoln May 3, 1986.
    “Tonight was all about Hunter’s great night on the mound,” said Tell City Coach Mark Wahl. “He has been plagued by slow starts on the mound this year. When he came out and struck the first hitter out on four pitches, we knew he had good stuff.

  • Kohnert scores PAC meet-high 38...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Emma Kohnert scored a meet-high 38 points to lead Tell City to fifth place in the nine-team PAC girls track meet Wednesday and Thursday.
    Tell City scored 73. Gibson Southern won with 131.5 points.
    Kohnert needed to win at least one event to become just the second girl in school history to make all-conference in three sports in one school year.

  • Tell City boys win PAC meet by 1...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City trailed most of the meet but used strong performances by its distance runners to nip Gibson Southern by 1.5 points for the PAC boys track title Thursday.
    Tell City scored 113.5 points and Gibson Southern 112. North Posey was third with 91.

  • Storms cancel all Tuesday events

    PERRY COUNTY—Some severe thunderstorms and nearly constant rain forced all sports events involving Perry County teams Tuesday to be called off.
    The PAC girls track meet, scheduled at Tell City, was postponed one day to Wednesday.
    Tell City’s softball game at Crawford County was also postponed to Wednesday and the Marksmen’s girls tennis match at Heritage Hills was postponed to today.

  • Tell City outshoots South Spencer

    TELL CITY—Spencer Fest shot 45 for medalist honors as Tell City defeated South Spencer 215-221 in boys golf Monday.
    Ethan Maffia shot 52, Josh Gaynor 56, and Griffin Taylor 62 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.
    Marcus Fortwendel, who shot 63, and Lucas Montgomery, 64, also played for the Marksmen.
    Josh Bowlds led South Spencer with 49.
    The victory was Tell City’s first in two years.

  • James 2nd in invitational

    ENGLISH—Perry Central’s Zach James shot 83 to place second in the Wolfpack Invitational boys golf tourney Saturday.
    Perry Central did not have a team score, as it had only three golfers competing.
    The school’s prom was that night and some of the golfers thought playing 18 holes that day might make them late for the prom, so Coach Bill Dickerson told his seniors they did not have to play.
    James shot 41 on the front nine and 42 on the back nine as he finished seven strokes behind medalist Kamden Hurst of Borden.

  • Tell City girls 2nd in Pike...

    PETERSBURG—Morgan Schuetter scattered seven hits as Tell City shut out Reitz 4-0 in the first round of Pike Central’s softball tourney Saturday.
    Schuetter walked one and struck out five.
    Tell City’s defense also was a big difference in the game, as the Marksmen committed no errors and Reitz made five.
    Tell City had only four hits, including a double by Elizabeth Kehl.
    But two Reitz errors in the first inning helped the Marksmen score a run without a hit.

  • Wolfpack nips Perry Central 3-2

    MARENGO—Brady Carlton outdueled Brandon Lasher as Crawford County edged Perry Central 3-2 in baseball Monday.
    Carlton gave up only six hits - all singles - for the Wolfpack. He walked one and struck out three.
    Perry Central’s Lasher was almost as good as he also pitched a complete game. He gave up seven hits and two walks and struck out one.
    He threw only 66 pitches in six innings, with 45 going for strikes.

  • Marksmen win two games in a row

    LYNNVILLE—Five players each drove in two runs as Tell City slugged Tecumseh 15-9 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    Reed Goffinet, Travis Burchett, Nick Smith, Jarrett Hawhee and Tanner Straneva each had two hits and two RBIs as the Marksmen amassed their highest run total of the season except for a 22-0 win over Cannelton.
    Burchett and Hawhee each had a double.
    Gant Miller added a triple and a single as he drove in one run and scored two.