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Today's Sports

  • Marksmen outshoot South Spencer

    TELL CITY—Jessica Ballman shot 58 for medalist honors as Tell City beat South Spencer 261-268 in girls golf Wednesday.
    Other Tell City scorers were Amber Fentress with a 65, Jenny Hess 68, and Courtney Blinzinger 70.
    Tell City, 1-2, will visit Floyd Central today at 4:30 p.m.

  • Boonville shuts down Marksmen

    TELL CITY—Blake Cobb scored five goals as Boonville beat Tell City 8-1 in boys soccer Wednesday.
    The score was tied 1-1 late in the first half, but Boonville scored two quick goals before halftime.
    “We got tired,” said Tell City Coach Don Foerster. “We didn’t have the depth. We had seven on the bench but some of them need a little more time to get ready for varsity soccer.”
    He also said the Marksmen got away from their possession game in the second half.

  • Orleans holds off Cannelton

    ORLEANS—Cannelton improved its spiking but had problems on defense in a 25-19, 25-18, 25-20 volleyball loss to Orleans Thursday.
    “We did not move well or anticipate the ball when they served,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers. “We weren’t really into the game.”
    On the positive side, though, “we had a lot of spikes and kills,” she said.
    The Bulldogs made 26 good spikes, including a season-high 14 kills.

  • Cougars dig past Commodores

    RAMSEY—Amber Longest made 43 digs as North Harrison beat Perry Central 25-22, 25-18, 22-25, 25-20 in volleyball Thursday.
    According to North Harrison’s statistics, the Cougars made 96 digs overall.
    “They picked up everything,” said Perry Central Coach Becky Genet.
    She also said the Cougars “started hitting pretty well and we had a little hard time digging up the ball.
    “The last game we made a lot of errors—hitting the ball in the net and serving errors.”

  • Marksmen grind out PAC win over...

    FORT BRANCH—Tell City has never won a conference title in volleyball but is off to a good start at it this season.
    Despite having an off night, the Marksmen beat Gibson Southern 25-15, 25-23, 11-25, 25-14 Thursday to  improve to 2-0 in the PAC, with their wins coming over teams that finished first and third in the nine-team conference last year.
    The Marksmen were able to grind out the win Thursday despite the fact “our passing was off and our setting was off,” Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes said. “It was an ugly win.

  • Pats overpower Tell City

    By CHRIS JOHANNES
    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    TELL CITY—Heritage Hills amassed 392 yards of offense to beat Tell City 42-13 in PAC football Friday.

  • Rangers take advantage of PC’s...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    FERDINAND—Forest Park scored four times off Perry Central second-quarter turnovers to beat the Com-modores 31-12 in football Friday.

  • Kashyab wins at Washington

    WASHINGTON—Anjan Kashyab won the No. 1 singles title to lead Tell City to fourth place in an eight-team boys tennis tourney Saturday.
    Kashyab won every match in straight sets. He beat Paul Elpers of Mater Dei 6-0, 6-0, Justin Harner of Washington 6-1, 6-1, and Jevin Redman of Mount Vernon 6-4, 6-0.
    Tell City freshman Zach Fisher was second in No. 3 singles.
    He beat Washington 7-5, 6-1 and Griffin Motz of North Posey 6-4, 6-4, 10-6 (super tiebreaker in lieu of a third set) but lost to Mike Elpers of Mater Dei 6-4, 6-1 in the championship match.

  • Tigers take advantage of TC...

    TELL CITY—Tell City made some crucial hitting and serving errors in a 26-24, 20-25, 25-17, 26-24 volleyball loss to Evansville Memorial Tuesday.
    The Marksmen led 23-16 in the first game but hit some balls out of bounds and could not get a Memorial serving turn to end.
    After winning the second game, the Marksmen made five bad serves in the third game. “Our serving killed us that game,” said Tell City Coach Dalonda Hayes.

  • Tell City seventh at Owensboro

    OWENSBORO, Ky.—Tell City placed four runners in the top 50 but none in the top 20 as it finished seventh in the Owensboro Border Clash boys cross country invitational Tuesday.
    Darian Allen placed 22nd in 17:38 to lead Tell City on the Yellow Creek Park course.
    Sophomore Caleb Sherry was next for the Marksmen, placing 30th in 17:56. “He looked really good today,” said Tell City Coach Chris Hollinden.
    Other Tell City scorers were Brandon Gaynor, 42nd in 18:23; Devin McDaniel, 45th in 18:27; and Cameron Sherry, 58th in 18:48.