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  • Marksmen win four to raise...

    EVANSVILLE—McKenzie Hayes made 37 kills in six games as Tell City won Harrison’s four-team volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Tell City, ranked seventh in the state in Class 2A this week, beat Harrison 25-17, 25-17, Evansville North 25-20, 25-15, and Gibson Southern 25-12, 26-24.
    Hayes made 12 kills and had 10 assists, five digs and four blocks against Harrison.
    Logan Flannagan added eight kills and Charissa Lahee had 10 assists.

  • Hot 2nd half carries Rebs past TC

    TELL CITY—South Spencer scored five goals in the second half to beat Tell City 6-2 in PAC boys soccer Thursday.
    Tell City led 2-1 at halftime but injuries and a lack of depth hurt the Marksmen in the second half.
    Leading scorer Matthew Cole left the game with a leg injury after getting kicked and goalie Casey May eventually left the game with an injury also.
    “We played well—we just need more depth,” said Tell City Coach Don Foerster. “In the second half we got tired.

  • Bulldogs fall short

    CANNELTON—Cannelton had 15 dropped balls in a 25-6, 25-8, 25-11 volleyball loss to Orleans Thursday.
    No one made more than two digs or two saves for the Bulldogs.
    “We played horrible,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers. “We weren’t moving and we weren’t talking.”
    She noted that “Lanesville beat Orleans and we kept up with Lanesville.”

  • Commodores raise record to 4-0

    LEOPOLD—Hannah Harpenau made 10 kills and 11 digs as Perry Central beat North Harrison 25-18, 25-15, 25-12 in volleyball Thursday.
    Ashley Gengelbach and Grace James each added seven kills and Sydney Goffinet made six.
    James had 25 assists. Gengelbach, Goffinet and James each made two blocks.
    Brittany Parker made 10 digs, James seven, Gengel-bach six, and Jennifer Kemp five.
    Gengelbach, Goffinet, Harpenau, Kemp and Parker each served two aces.
    Perry Central won the JV match 25-17, 25-17 as Casey James made four kills.

  • Tell City spikes Gibson Southern

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—McKenzie Hayes made 21 kills and three blocks as Tell City defeated Gibson Southern 25-8, 25-10, 25-20 in PAC volleyball Thursday.
    After Gibson Southern hit a serve out of bounds, Charissa Lahee served nine consecutive points to put Tell City up 23-7 in the first game.
    The Titans then forced a side out, but Hayes made a kill to get the serve right back for the Marksmen.
    She made another kill—without a set—for the game-winning point.

  • Patriots run over Tell City

    Staff Writer

    LINCOLN CITY—Heritage Hills scored on its first six possessionsin a 47-7 rout of Tell City in PAC football Friday.
    The Patriots dominated throughout, out-gaining Tell City 262-49 in total yards in the first half.

  • Commodores run past Rangers with...

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central improved its passing and its pass defense after the first quarter in a 39-20 football victory over Forest Park Friday.
    Oh, and Austin LeClere continued to run around, past and through defenders as the Commodores dominated the ground game.
    LeClere scored touchdowns on runs of 73 and 83 yards to give Perry Central a 14-7 lead 10 minutes into the game.

  • PC teams place second

    CLARKSVILLE—Alex Newton and Bryce Lain placed third to lead Perry Central to second place in a hokum karem boys cross country meet Tuesday.
    In this format two runners are paired together and each alternate running a mile for a total of six miles. The scores of a team’s top three pairs form the team score.
    Floyd Central won the 11-team meet with 27 points. Perry Central scored 32.

  • Tell City 0-2-1 in tourney

    EVANSVILLE—Tell City scored three goals in three games as it went 0-2-1 in Bosse’s boys soccer tourney last weekend.
    Tell City tied Heritage Christian of Madisonville 2-2 Saturday as Matthew Cole and Casey May scored goals for the Marksmen.
    May is usually the Marksmen’s goalie but Coach Don Foerster pulled him out to center midfielder for part of that game.
    Freshman Reed Goffinet played goalie then. “He’ll probably be one of our goalies next year,” said Foerster.

  • Commodores conquer Corydon

    CORYDON—Hannah Harpenau made 19 kills to lead Perry Central’s strong spiking attack in a 25-17, 23-25, 25-18, 25-19 volleyball win over Corydon Tuesday.
    Ashley Gengelbach and Sydney Harpenau each added 10 kills. Setter Grace James made six and even 5-foot-2 Brittany Parker made two.
    James had 33 assists.
    Gengelbach and James each made two blocks.
    The Commodores also had strong back-row play, as Parker made 16 digs, Jennifer Kemp 12, Gengelbach nine, and Harpenau eight.