Today's Sports

  • Eagles soar past Tell City

    Sports Editor

    HARTFORD, Ky.—Ohio County hit 6 of 11 three-point shots to beat Tell City 57-46 in boys basketball Friday.

  • Tell City eighth in PAC

    LINCOLN CITY—Ryan Henrickson placed second to lead Tell City to eighth place in the nine-team PAC wrestling tourney Saturday.

  • PC gets record 16th win

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central held Rock Creek to four field goals and beat the Lions 42-12 in girls basketball Tuesday.
    Perry Central improved to 16-3, breaking the school record of 15 wins in a season set three previous times, including last year.
    The Commodores did not shoot well, hitting only 25.0 percent from the field and 46.7 percent at the free-throw line.
    But they grabbed 37 rebounds and committed only nine turnovers, as well as playing strong defense.

  • Tell City stops Rappites

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City held New Harmony to 22.2 percent field-goal shooting and beat the Rappites 53-28 in girls basketball Tuesday.
    The Marksmen also outrebounded the shorter Rappites 53-28.
    McKenzie Hayes led the Marksmen with 15 points and 15 rebounds in 13 minutes. Playing her first game after missing five weeks with stress fractures in both legs, she came off the bench and was limited to playing approximately three-minute stretches in each quarter.

  • Bulldogs split two games

    CANNELTON—Sarah Powers had 21 points, 12 rebounds, 10 steals and seven assists as Cannelton beat Christian Academy of Indiana 68-44 in girls basketball Saturday.
    Powers recorded only the third statistical triple double in team history and was just three assists short of the first quadruple double.
    Taylor Lawalin and Sammie James each added 12 points and Allicyn Garrett scored 11.
    James grabbed nine rebounds and Garrett eight to back Powers in that department. Cannelton outrebounded the Warriors 44-38.
    The Bulldogs hit 27 of 34 free throws.

  • Tell City boys 3rd in PAC

    LYNNVILLE—Despite having just eight boys, Tell City won five of the 12 events to finish third in the PAC boys swim meet Saturday.

  • Wolfpack pounces on Marksmen...

    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Crawford County scored the first 10 points off Tell City turnovers and defeated the Marksmen 71-48 in boys basketball Saturday.
    “Our start tonight killed us,” said Tell City Coach John Hayes. “That’s a pretty big hole for us  to have to dig out of. The turnovers killed us.”
    Tell City turned it over 18 times—five times on its first six possessions. Crawford County had 10 turnovers.   

  • Perry Central dumps Mitchell

    Sports Editor

    MITCHELL—Trent Brown and Tanner Cassidy’s fourth-quarter scoring helped Perry Central pull away to a 53-44 PLAC boys basketball win over Mitchell Saturday.
    Perry Central trailed most of the first half but took a 22-20 halftime lead on two three-point baskets by Garrett Miller late in the second quarter.
    The Commodores led the rest of the game but had trouble putting the Bluejackets away.

  • Tell City dominates PAC girls...

    Sports Editor

    LYNNVILLE—Tell City won 11 of 12 events Saturday to win the PAC girls swim meet for the third year in a row.

  • Snow forces postponements

    PERRY COUNTY—A snowstorm forced postponement of all sports events involving Perry County teams Thursday and Friday and several Saturday.
    Perry Central’s boys basketball game at Orleans, scheduled Friday, has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 1.
    Cannelton’s girls basketball game at Rock Creek was also postponed Friday and has not been rescheduled yet.
    Tell City’s home girls basketball game with South Spencer, postponed Thursday, also had not been rescheduled at press time. It will be made up, though, as it is a PAC game.