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Today's Sports

  • PC 4th, TC 6th in golf tourney

    MARENGO—Trevor Carter shot a 3-over-par 39 to lead Perry Central to fourth place in Crawford County’s eight-team Early Bird golf tourney Saturday.
    Perry Central shot 172 and Tell City was sixth with 213.
    Crawford County, Springs Valley and Paoli each shot 170, with Crawford County claiming the title based on having the best fifth man.
    Carter finished just one stroke behind the match medalist as he tied for second place.

  • Commodores lose two games

    BOONVILLE—Perry Central had only two hits in a 4-1 baseball loss to Boonville Tuesday.
    “We actually hit the ball hard but every one was right at them tonight,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers.
    The Commodores struck out only once.
    Austin Linne drove in their only run in the third inning with a single to right-center field after Justin Hagan reached base on an error and stole second base.
    Zach Foster had the Commodores’ other hit in the sixth inning.

  • Shorthanded Perry Central second...

    LEOPOLD—Shorthanded Perry Central still won five events but finished second in a girls triangular track meet Thursday.
    Northeast Dubois won with 93 points. Perry Central scored 57.5 and Springs Valley 12.5. Cannelton had one girl competing and did not score.
    Perry Central was without Lindsey Gengelbach, Grace James, Megan Thomas, Susan Schwartz and Jessica Foster, who were at an academic team competition.
    Still they had some good performances, particularly in distance races.

  • Titans shut out Tell City

    FORT BRANCH—Gibson Southern scored seven runs on two homers in the fourth inning and beat Tell City 10-0 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    Despite the lopsided score, the Titans outhit Tell City only 8-5.
    “We were in the game, but were unable get any hits strung together,” said Tell City Coach Mark Wahl.

  • Tell City defeats Cannelton

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Stori Beard and Kira Maddle each drove in three runs as Tell City beat Cannelton 11-4 in girls softball Tuesday.
    Tell City scored five runs in the first inning with the help of five walks. Beard hit a two-run double to deep left field after two of the walks.

  • Brown, Commodores overpower...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    CANNELTON—Colt Brown drove in six runs as Perry Central topped Cannelton 19-0 in baseball Monday.
    Brown went 3 for 3 plus a walk with two doubles and a single.
    Derek Thomas went 4 for 4 plus a sacrifice fly as he scored four runs and drove in two.
    Every Commodore starter had at least one hit except their eighth batter, and in that spot reserve Austin Linne got a hit.
    The Commodores took control early with a five-run first inning.

  • Tell City 2nd, Perry Central 3rd...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Darian Allen won the 3200-meter run to lead Tell City to second place in its own seven-team boys track invitational Saturday.
    Perry Central won three events but had some athletes missing due to injuries and an ACT test and finished third.
    Elijah Littles scored 12 points, including winning the long jump, for Cannelton.

  • Bulldogs fall to Whitesville...

    WHITESVILLE, Ky.—Whitesville Trinity had 15 hits and scored in every inning to beat Cannelton 14-1 in girls softball Wednesday.
    Cannelton had eight hits but could not put them together to score until the fifth inning.
    Mikah Hemmings went 3 for 3 to lead the Bulldogs. Taylor Lawalin and Allicyn Garrett each added two hits.
    Sammie James pitched a complete game for Cannelton to take the loss. She walked one and struck out four.

  • Northeast Dubois slugs Tell City

    DUBOIS—Northeast Dubois pounded out 16 hits, including a home run and two doubles, to beat Tell City 15-5 in girls softball Thursday.
    Tell City also contributed to the Jeeps’ offense by committing five errors.
    “They hit the ball well,” said Tell City Coach John Hayes. “But we just didn’t help our pitchers at all.”
    Tell City took a 5-4 lead with five runs in the top of the second inning. Hana Reed and McKenzie Hayes each hit a two-run double that inning and Kira Maddle drove in the other run with an infield hit.

  • Pirates edge PC in 9 innings

    LEOPOLD—Charlestown scored the winning run on a single to right field in the ninth inning to nip Perry Central 4-3 in girls softball Friday.
    Perry Central trailed much of the game but tied the score 3-3 in the bottom of the seventh as Heather Hendricks scored on a wild pitch.
    The Commodores threatened again in the bottom of the ninth, putting runners on second and third base. But a ground out, a strikeout and a pick-off ended that threat.