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Today's Sports

  • Cannelton falls in 2 matches

    LYNNVILLE—Caressa Sloss made three kills and six digs but Cannelton lost to Tecumseh 25-5, 25-8, 25-11 in volleyball Tuesday.
    Sloss made seven spikes overall.
    Chloe Davis added four spikes - one kill - and three digs.
    Hannah McMahan made four digs and Kendra Anastasiades added three digs and two assists.
    Cannelton lost a home match to Medora 25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 10-25, 15-11 Sept. 22 though Davis made five kills and seven other spikes.
    She also made 19 digs and one block and served four aces.

  • Jasper spikes Perry Central

    JASPER—Maddie Edwards made 14 kills and four blocks as Jasper beat Perry Central 25-11, 25-9, 25-5 in volleyball Thursday.
    Terissa Roark led Perry Central with two kills. She went 20 for 25 hitting.

  • Mater Dei trims Tell City

    TELL CITY—Morgan Schuetter made 31 digs but Tell City lost to Mater Dei 25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-22 in volleyball Thursday.
    “We scrapped - our defense was great tonight,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “Morgan was everywhere - she played a tremendous game.
    “I thought we played well.”
    Grace Kreilein added 23 digs and Rachel Malone and Caiti Teague each made 11.
    Bailey Weikel made three solo blocks and Addison Fella added two blocks - one solo.

  • Pick-6s help North Posey top...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—North Posey scored touchdowns off two Tell City turnovers in the second quarter and beat the Marksmen 42-24 in PAC football Friday.
    The Marksmen trailed just 7-6 midway through the second quarter and had the momentum after Dustin Hunt intercepted a North Posey pass and returned it 36 yards to the Vikings’ 14-yard line.
    Ty Smith gained 3 yards on the next play, which was followed by an incomplete pass.

  • Commodores stop West Washington

    By MIKE SPRAGUE
    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central stopped West Washington’s last drive to preserve a 14-10 PLAC football win Friday.
    The Senators took possession at their 32-yard line with 2:06 left.
    They used the run and pass to advance to the Commodore 42.
    The Senators threw an incomplete pass but were flagged because it hit an ineligible receiver downfield. The penalty moved the ball back to the Senators’ 49 and included a loss of down.

  • TC boys win Lincoln Trail junior...

    TELL CITY—All five Tell City scorers placed in the top 15 as the Marksmen won the 14-team Lincoln Trail Invitational junior high boys cross country meet Saturday.

  • Perry Central wins 1 of 4 matches

    SEYMOUR—No Perry Central player made more than three kills or served more than one ace in any match as the Commodores went 0-3 in Trinity Lutheran’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    They lost to Trinity Lutheran 25-13, 25-6, to Jennings County 25-16, 25-23, and to Seymour 25-8, 25-11.
    Terissa Roark made two kills against Trinity Lutheran and Addy Davis had four assists.
    Davis also made five digs and Courtney Berger added four.
     Roark, Jenna Lutgring and Maria Hubert each made three kills against Jennings County. Davis had three assists.

  • Hayes, Marksmen spike Pike...

    TELL CITY—Kammie Jo Hayes made 14 kills as Tell City defeated Pike Central 25-18, 25-13, 25-16 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Addison Fella added seven kills and Emili Stephens six. Rachel Malone had 34 assists.
    “We hit well,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes. “We didn’t have many errors - we were putting the ball down tonight. The passing was good and the sets were good.
    “We served well too. We ended up with eight aces, which is not bad.”

  • TC’s next opponent now one of...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Several coaches predicted North Posey, which will visit Tell City Friday at 7:30 p.m., could become one of the top three football teams in the PAC this year.
    So far that has come true. The Vikings are 4-2 overall and 3-2 in the PAC.
    They had to play last year’s top three PAC teams, Gibson Southern, Southridge and Heritage Hills, in consecutive weeks. They lost to the first two but came away with a 37-23 win over Heritage Hills.

  • Commodores to host balanced...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Most area football teams are run-oriented this year. But West Washington, which will visit Perry Central Friday at 6:30 p.m., likes to pass just as much.
    “They’re balanced - I’d say it’s about 50-50 passing and running,” said Perry Central Coach Greg Gibson.
    Nick Marrs, a 6-foot-3, 185-pound senior, quarterbacks the 4-2 Senators.
    “He’s got a good arm and he’s pretty accurate most of the time,” said Perry Central Coach Greg Gibson.