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Today's Sports

  • Jones, Orleans smack Cannelton

    ORLEANS—Jarrett Jones drove in six runs as Orleans defeated Cannelton 14-2 in baseball Wednesday.
    Jones hit a single, double and triple to lead Orleans’ 15-hit attack.
    Cannelton had seven hits, with Larry Holman going 3 for 3 and Drake Duke 2 for 3.
    Holman and Marvin Walls each drove in a run for the Bulldogs.
    Duke pitched the first three innings for Cannelton to take the loss. He gave up 12 hits and two walks and struck out four.

  • Commodores fall twice

    LEOPOLD—Crawford County had three singles in the third inning to score the game’s only run in a 1-0 PLAC baseball victory over Perry Central Thursday.
    Perry Central had five hits, including a double by Hunter LaGrange. But the Commodores could not put their hits together, as they left seven runners on base.
    “We’re not giving our pitchers any runs to work with right now,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers.
    Tanner Cassidy pitched a complete game for Perry Central, giving up seven singles and no walks and striking out six.

  • PC girls team also 9-0

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central set a school record in the 3200-meter relay as it dominated a four-team girls track meet Thursday.
    The Commodores won with 105.5 points. Mitchell scored 61, Crawford County 34.5, and Paoli 16.
    Cathryn Peter, Lindsey Gengelbach, Melissa Hagedorn and Grace James won the 3200 relay in 10:21, breaking the previous school record of 10:30.4.
    Peter also won the 1600 run in 5:44 and the 3200 in 12:48.09.
    She teamed with James, Callie Poehlein and Allison Parker to win the 1600 relay in 4:26.91.

  • Sprinters help PC boys team...

    LEOPOLD—Strong showings in the sprints and long jump propelled Perry Central to victory in a four-team boys track meet Thursday.
    Perry Central scored 91 points to raise its record to 9-0. Crawford County scored 57, Paoli 38, and Mitchell 33.
    Dacota Schaad won the 100-meter dash in 11.41 seconds and Austin LeClere placed third in 11.91.
    Schaad won the 200 in 23.44 and Max Tribbie placed fifth in 24.7.
    Hunter LaGrange, Schaad, Isaiah Ernst and LeClere won the 400 relay in 45.62.

  • Errors contribute to TC loss to...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Harrison scored six unearned runs, including four in the first inning, to beat Tell City 11-8 in baseball Thursday.
    The Warriors scored their four first-inning runs on just two hits—a fly to left field that probably should have been caught and an infield hit down the third-base line.
    A dropped pop-up at shortstop, a dropped fly in left, a throwing error by the catcher, and a bobbled grounder by the shortstop also contributed to those runs, as did a sacrifice fly.

  • Tell City holds off Crawford...

    MARENGO—Tell City won two singles matches and a marathon No. 1 doubles match to defeat Crawford County 3-2 in girls tennis Monday.
    Kelsey Gowers and Cassie Bryant outlasted Jessa Ward and Hannah Esarey 2-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 in No. 1 doubles.
    Addie Peter beat Margot Lemus 6-4, 6-2 in No. 2 singles and Robyn Scarpa beat Kaela Banet 6-0, 6-4 in No. 3 for the Marksmen’s singles victories.
    Crawford County’s Becca Koopman defeated Rachel Woznicki 6-2, 6-0 in No. 1 singles.

  • TC girls second in tri-meet

    TELL CITY—Hanna Goffinet won two individual distance races and a relay to lead Tell City to second place in a three-team girls track meet Monday.
    Northeast Dubois won with 81 points. Tell City scored 55 and Tecumseh 28.
    Goffinet won the 1600-meter run in 6:07 and the 3200 in 13:21.
    She teamed with Sarah Goffinet, Mariah Blake and Addie Terry to win the 3200 relay in 11:12.75.
    Sarah Goffinet also won the 800 run in 2:44.
    With all their throwers finally eligible, the Marks-men took the top two places in both throwing events.

  • 13-run inning propels South...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—South Spencer scored 13 runs in the second inning en route to beating Tell City 15-0 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    The Rebels pounded out 17 hits in the five-inning game, with 11 of them—including three for extra bases—coming in the second inning.
    They also took advantage of four Tell City errors and a sacrifice fly that inning.

  • Brown sets TC frosh records

    TELL CITY—Elliott Brown set Tell City freshman records in the 100- and 200-meter dashes as the Marksmen placed second in a three-team boys track meet Monday.
    Northeast Dubois won with 77.5 points. Tell City scored 68.5 and Tecumseh 16.
    Brown won the 100 in 11.05 seconds and the 200 in 23.41. He broke Tell City’s freshman records of 11.42 in the 100 set by Jimmy Logsdon in 1998 and 23.7 in the 200 set by John Nelson in 1981.
    Brown took second in the long jump at 17 feet, 7 inches. Teammate Malcolm Lincoln jumped one inch farther to win it.

  • PC whips Raiders, Rebels

    HUNTINGBURG—Alex Newton won two individual distance races and a relay to lead Perry Central to victory in a boys triangular track meet Tuesday.
    Perry Central scored 88 points, Southridge 43, and South Spencer 36.
    Newton won the 1600-meter run in 4:40 and the 3200 in 10:21.
    He teamed with Logan Dauby, Abe Schwartz and Aaron Pierrard to win the 3200 relay in 9:02.
    Pierrard also won the 800 run in 2:14 and Schwartz was second in 2:19.