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Today's Sports

  • Paoli’s runs, passes past Perry...

    By MIKE SPRAGUE
    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central couldn’t contain Paoli’s speed in a 48-6 PLAC football loss Friday.
    The Commodores were forced into a punting situation on their first possession. The snap bounced to punter Josh Smith, who was tackled for a 12-yard loss to the Perry Central 31 before he could get the punt off.
    Paoli then ran Tyler Smith three straight times for a total of 11 yards. After that Ty Lawson threw a 20-yard touchdown pass to Dietrich Sears.

  • Balanced running game fuels TC...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    PETERSBURG—Tell City used a strong, balanced rushing attack to beat Pike Central 37-30 in PAC football Friday.
    The Marksmen had three runners each gain between 80 and 117 yards and none of them was Trey Mucker, who is generally considered their top running back.

  • South Spencer tops Bulldogs

    CANNELTON—Caressa Sloss made eight spikes, including four kills, but Cannelton lost to South Spencer 25-10, 25-17, 25-8 in volleyball Tuesday.
    Chloe Davis added two kills for the Bulldogs.
    Sloss made nine digs, Tory Thomas eight, and Davis and Madeline Lindauer four apiece.
    Sloss also made two blocks.
    South Spencer won the JV match 25-15, 25-7.
    Charlotte Entwistle made one dig and Taryn Powers made one spike for the Bulldogs.

  • Wahl, Patriots top Tell City

    TELL CITY—Abby Wahl served 20 consecutive points as Heritage Hills beat Tell City 25-13, 22-25, 25-13, 25-9 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Tell City led 12-4 in the first game before Wahl’s serving turned it around.
    Obviously she had to hit all her serves inbounds, but Heritage Hills’ strong defense - blockers and diggers - helped her keep it going.
    “We could not put (any hits) down,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes.

  • PC outspikes Wolfpack to stay...

    MARENGO—Terissa Roark made 20 kills as Perry Central beat Crawford County 25-23, 25-13, 20-25, 25-21 in PLAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Maddie Labhart added seven kills and Bree Noland made four blocks. Addy Davis had 33 assists.
    Brooke Lasher made 18 digs and Labhart added 13.
    Roark and Madelyn Steen each served two aces.

  • Boonville outshoots Marksmen for...

    TELL CITY— Brooke Allen shot 51 for medalist honors as Boonville beat Tell City 239-258 in girls golf Tuesday.

  • Rangers shut out Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Forest Park controlled the ball in its offensive half of the field most of the game and beat Tell City 10-0 in girls soccer Tuesday.
    Tell City freshman goalie Linden Froehlich made several nice saves, but the Rangers got so many shots from fairly close range that it still became a high scoring game for them.
    “Linden made great saves,” said Tell City Coach Kelsey Henrickson. “She plays hard and she plays aggressive.

  • Tell City boys place 8th in...

    TERRE HAUTE—Leo Simpson and Nate Kaiser placed in the top 18 to lead Tell City to eighth place in the 31-team State Preview boys cross country meet Saturday.

  • Tell City falls to 4 opponents

    ROCKPORT—Tell City shot its best score of the season but lost a girls golf triangular match Wednesday.
    Southridge and South Spencer each shot 199 to tie for first place and Tell City shot 249.
    Cloey Pledger shot a season-low 59 to lead Tell City.
    Taylor Goffinet shot 60, Hannah Gray 64, and Maggie Lamb 66 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.
    Kenzie Burgess, who shot 68, and Hannah Rhodes, 69, also played for the Marksmen.
    “This is the first match where everyone has been below 70,” noted Tell City Coach Amber Wheatley.

  • Bradley falls short in bid to...

    DOVER, U.K.—Tell City native Eric Bradley terminated his English Channel Swim after 9.5 hours and 16 miles of the planned 21-mile journey.