Today's Sports

  • Corydon denies Tell City

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Field-goal percentages were nearly identical in Tell City’s first-round PSC Holiday Classic boys basketball game with Corydon Tuesday.
    But turnovers, rebounds, free-throw shooting and foul trouble favored the Panthers, which is why they beat Tell City 57-45.

  • Wolfpack’s rebound baskets...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Crawford County scored seven baskets after offensive rebounds to beat Perry Central 65-43 in the first round of the PSC Holiday Classic boys basketball tourney Tuesday.

  • Commodores hold off Tell City

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Sophomore reserves Dacota Schaad and Austin LeClere made some key plays down the stretch as Perry Central beat Tell City 58-51 in the second round of the PSC Holiday Classic boys basketball tourney Wednesday.

  • No. 1 Wildcats top TC girls

    EVANSVILLE—Maura Muensterman and Brianna Dickerson combined for 45 points as Mater Dei beat Tell City 69-47 in girls basketball Thursday.
    Muensterman, a 5-foot-11 sophomore guard, led the 10-1 Wildcats, who are ranked No. 1 in the state in Class 2A, with 23 points.
    “I thought we did a decent job on her,” said Tell City Coach John Lyons. “She’s so difficult to stop because she can drive and pull up on a dime and can shoot from pretty much anywhere.

  • Holiday tourneys could provide...

    The upcoming PSC boys basketball holiday tourney may not be as wide open as the girls one was (Heritage Hills won it after entering the tourney with a 1-7 record), but it should provide several interesting matchups.
    The first game at Tell City Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. will feature two undefeated teams, as 5-0 Perry Central takes on 6-0 Crawford County.

  • Eagles claw Bulldogs

    Sports Editor

    LANESVILLE—Cannelton hit only 25.0 percent from the field in a 74-43 boys basketball loss to Lanesville Thursday.

  • Cannelton girls hold off...

    Sports Editor

    LANESVILLE—Cannelton scored all 10 of its fourth-quarter points on free throws to hold off Lanesville 44-38 in girls basketball Thursday.
    The Bulldogs improved to 8-3, their best start in 10 years, as they won their seventh game in a row.
    They played a sub-par first half, though, falling behind by nine points in the first 81⁄2 minutes.

  • Commodores win battle of...

    REO—Dillon Hubert had 19 points, seven rebounds and four assists as Perry Central beat South Spencer 61-44 to win a JV boys basketball tourney Saturday.

  • Tell City girls third at Jasper

    JASPER—Tell City won the 200-yard medley relay and finished third in overall team scores in a seven-team girls swimming invitational Satur-day.
    Host Jasper won with 371 points. Tell City scored 254, just seven behind second-place Terre Haute North.
    The Marksmen won the first event, with Jessica Ballman, Amanda Wagner, Bailey Malone and Charissa Lahee taking the 200 medley relay in 1:59.55.
    Wagner placed second in the 200 individual medley in 2:25.40 and in the 100 breaststroke in 1:10.30.

  • Tell City goes 2-7 in tourney

    EVANSVILLE—Justin Alvarez and Blake Alvey each went 7-2 to lead Tell City to a 2-7 record in Harrison’s 10-team, round-robin wrestling tourney Friday and Saturday.
    Tell City beat Forest Park 48-21 and Harrison 57-23 but lost to South Spencer 39-36, Heritage Hills 57-21, Reitz 72-12, Union County 55-18, Evansville Memorial 65-9, and Southridge 42-21.