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Today's Sports

  • Friday’s TC vs. PC game may be...

    Perry Central will host Tell City Friday at 7 p.m. for the sixth edition of what is commonly referred to as their county rivalry football game.
    Tell City Coach Ryan George disagrees with that label, though.
    “I told the team people talk about this being a rivalry game but it’s not—it’s been a total domination game,” George said Monday, referring to Perry Central’s 5-0 record in the local teams’ meetings so far.

  • Peter leads PC girls to 3rd in...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Cathryn Peter placed fourth to lead Perry Central to third among eight complete teams in the Lincoln Trail Invitational girls cross country meet Tuesday.
    Daviess County won with 27 points. Perry Central scored 95 and Tell City was eighth with 167.
    Peter ran the hilly 5-kilometer course in 19:48.38, meeting her goal of breaking 20 minutes.
    Teammate Megan Thomas was 14th in 21:53.33.

  • PC boys 2nd, Tell City 5th in...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Alex Newton placed second and Perry Central used its depth to place second in team standings at the Lincoln Trail Invitational boys cross country meet Tuesday.
    Evansville North won the 12-team meet with 68 points, three ahead of Perry Central. Daviess County, one of the top teams in its class in Kentucky, was third with 105 points.
    Tell City was fifth with 122 points, just four behind PAC rival Forest Park.

  • Bosse shuts out Marksmen 3-0

    TELL CITY—Bosse shut out Tell City 3-0 in boys soccer Thursday, but Tell City Coach Austin Fischer was pleased that his team showed improvement.
    “We played well and we played as a team,” Fischer said. “This team beat us 7-0 earlier (in Bosse’s tourney Aug. 18).”
    Thursday’s game was tied 0-0 at halftime and Bosse did not score its first goal until 20 minutes into the second half.

  • Tell City improves to 5-0 in PAC

    PETERSBURG—Tell City won all three singles matches and a marathon No. 2 doubles match to beat Pike Central 4-1 in PAC boys tennis Thursday.
    The Marksmen improved to 5-0 in the PAC as they took another step toward their first ever conference title.
    “This match revealed our team’s ability to play from behind,” said Tell City Coach Nick Weyer. “Both doubles teams lost the first set and were able to refocus and battle to a third set. I was quite impressed with both doubles teams’ efforts after a somewhat shaky start.”

  • Commodores out-pass Marksmen for...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Both teams had several big hitters but it was Perry Central’s passing that made the difference in the Commodores’ 25-19, 23-25, 25-19, 25-20 volleyball win over Tell City Thursday.

  • Miller, Marksmen run past Pike...

    By MIKE SPRAGUE
    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Tell City's defense forced two turnovers that helped the Marksmen defeat Pike Central 20-6 in PAC football Friday.
    The Marksmen started fast, scoring on their first possession.
    They started it on their 49-yard line. Reese Miller carried the ball on four of the six plays of the drive, gaining 16, 5, 16 and 8 yards, with the last carry good for a touchdown with 7:55 left in the first quarter.
    Tell City’s extra-point-kick attempt was blocked.

  • Defense sets up PC’s offense in...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    CAMPBELLSBURG—Perry Central amassed only 184 yards of total offense but used some big plays on defense and special teams to beat West Washington 27-6 in PLAC football Friday and Saturday.
    The Commodores had only two plays longer than 10 yards and both came on their first drive--a 13-yard pass from Dacota Schaad to Ryan Aders and an 18-yard touchdown run by Austin LeClere.

  • Harris still close to area...

    Former Dale basketball coach Del Harris was in Spencer County last week to visit relatives and old friends and to promote his new book.

  • Marksmen hold off Heritage Hills

    TELL CITY—Tell City swept singles play and won No. 2 doubles to beat Heritage Hills 4-1 in PAC boys tennis Tuesday.
    Anjan Kashyab beat Dugan Kippenbrock 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1 singles, Jake Swihart beat Tyler Waggoner 6-0, 6-1 in No. 2, and Jeff Yeung edged Spencer Graham 7-5, 6-4 in No. 3.
    Tyler Groves and Kevin Yeung outlasted Willie McElhaney and Matt Waggoner 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 in No. 2 doubles.
    Heritage Hills’ Derek Kippenbrock and Seth Hancock beat Will Roberts and Austin Paulin 6-1, 6-4 in No. 1 doubles.