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Today's Sports

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

    JASPER—Logan Shearn shot a 9-over-par 44 to lead Perry Central to second place in a three-team boys golf match at Jasper’s municipal course Monday.

    Jasper won with 155 strokes. Perry Central shot 186 and Tell City 205.

    Shearn birdied the par-3, No. 3 hole.

    Jonathan Flamion and Charles Weatherholt each shot a 46 and Brad Douglas 50 to complete the Commodores’ scoring.

    Dylan Hirsch, who shot a 54, and Nathan Bashor, 63, also played for Perry Central.

    Seth Ward shot a 47 to lead Tell City.

  • PC loses 2 PLAC games

    LEOPOLD—Crawford County scored on a squeeze bunt in the eighth inning to edge Perry Central 5-4 in PLAC girls softball Saturday.

    Perry Central scored a run in the bottom of the seventh inning to send the game into extra innings.

    But in the top of the eighth Nikki Novak singled and continued to third base as the ball got past the right fielder.

    After the next batter was hit by a pitch, Brittany Smith laid down a squeeze bunt to score Novak with the go-ahead run.

  • Marksmen 6th at Forest Park

    FERDINAND—Kayla Galloway and Andyn Rowe each won one event as Tell City finished sixth in Forest Park’s eight team girls track invitational Tuesday.

    Northeast Dubois won with 125 points. Tell City scored 66.

    Galloway won the discus with a 110-foot-2 throw and placed sixth in the shot put at 27 feet, 91⁄2 inches.

    Rowe won the 3200-meter run in 12:36.80 and placed fourth in the 1600 in 5:48.32.

    Sarah Goffinet placed second in the 1600 in 5:45.18 and fifth in the 800 in 2:37.60.

  • Hancock County tops Tell City

    TELL CITY—Hancock County won the top four singles matches and beat Tell City 7-2 in girls tennis Friday.

    The match was played under Kentucky rules, in which six singles and three doubles matches are played with pro sets.

    Laurie Saalman earned Tell City’s only singles win at No. 5, beating Brittany Kratzer 8-3.

    Rachel Woznicki and Alexis Braun gained Tell City’s only doubles victory.

    Tell City, 1-7, will visit Southridge today at 4:45 p.m.

    Hancock County 7, Tell City 2

    Singles

  • PC boys 3rd in frosh-soph meet

    FERDINAND—Ivan Bland won both hurdles races to lead Perry Central to third place in Forest Park’s eight-team freshman-sophomore boys track invitational Saturday.

    Perry Central finished sixth in the girls meet, though Cathryn Peter won two distance races and Ashley Graves won the discus.

    Boys team scores: Jasper 134.5, Heritage Hills 102.5, Forest Park 99.5, Northeast Dubois 80.5, Mount Vernon 75.5, Perry Central 74, Boonville 42, South Spencer 2

    Perry Central’s scoring:

  • Perry Central falls to Raiders

    HUNTINGBURG—Southridge used three big innings to beat Perry Central 11-3 in girls softball Thursday.

    Perry Central trailed only 3-2 after scoring two runs in the fourth inning. But Southridge came back with four in the fifth on three singles and two walks.

    Perry Central pitchers Kristi Brumfield and Tara Claise combined to give up nine hits and four walks.

    Brumfield struck out three and walked two in four innings. Claise walked two and struck out none in two innings.

    Brumfield went 2 for 3 at the plate, including an RBI double in the sixth inning.

  • Playing JV baseball, softball...

    Usually in varsity/JV baseball and softball dates, the varsity game is played first.

    But the JV contest was played first in Tell City’s home baseball games with Breckinridge County (apparently at Breckinridge County’s request) and Perry Central’s girls softball games at Southridge Thursday, despite the fact that the weather forecast was calling for rain later in the afternoon.

    At both sites they were lucky enough to get the varsity games in before it rained.

  • Orleans overtakes PC in 7th

    ORLEANS—Jarrett Jones hit a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Orleans past Perry Central 7-6 in PLAC baseball Wednesday.

    Perry Central increased its lead to 6-3 with a run in the top of the seventh and outhit the Bulldogs 13-7 overall.

    But Orleans put its hits together better, especially in the seventh inning.

    And while Perry Central pitchers walked only three, Jones did not walk any as he pitched a complete game. He struck out three.

  • Raiders sweep Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Whitesville Trinity scored six runs in the top of the eighth inning to beat Cannelton 14-8 in the second game of a baseball doubleheader Friday.

    Cannelton tied the game with two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning.

    Cody Lawalin singled home the tying run. Coach Mike Garrett sent another runner home on the play to try to win the game, but he was thrown out at the plate.

    The Raiders replied with their biggest inning of the game in the top of the eighth.

    Three walks and a hit batsman started that rally, and a home run followed.

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

    FERDINAND—Jessica Huber won both hurdles races to lead Perry Central to second place in a girls triangular track meet Thursday.

    Forest Park won with 67 points. Perry Central scored 52 and Tell City 48.

    Huber won the 100-meter intermediate hurdles in 16.47 seconds and the 300 low hurdles in 52.55.

    Cathryn Peter ran the 3200 in 12:32 and Katie Schwartz threw the shot 33 feet for the Commodores’ other blue ribbons.

    Elizabeth Kohnert won three field events for Tell City.