Today's Sports

  • Perry Central third in triangular

    ENGLISH—No one shot lower than 44 for Perry Central as the Commodores finished third in a three-team boys golf match Thursday.

    “We didn’t play terrible but we didn’t play great,” said Perry Central Coach Bill Dickerson.

    Charles Weatherholt and Brad Douglas each shot an 8-over-par 44 to lead the Commodores.

    Logan Shearn and Jonathan Flamion each shot a 46.

    Weatherholt birdied the par-4, No. 9 hole and Shearn birdied the park-4, No. 3.

  • Southridge shuts out Tell City

    HUNTINGBURG—Southridge won every match in straight sets to beat Tell City 5-0 in PAC girls tennis Thursday.

    The closest match was in No. 1 singles, where Katie Whitsitt beat Bethany Peter 6-4, 6-4.

    Southridge won all but one game in the other two singles matches. Tonya Kunkler beat Alexis Braun 6-1, 6-0 in No. 2 and Mackenzi Seib beat Rachel Woznicki 6-0, 6-0 in No. 3.

    Peter and McGooky shut out Brooke Birchler and Mary Burst 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.

    Morrison and Buschkoetter beat Vivian Clarke and Helen Schmidt 6-0, 6-2 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Tell Ctiy girls 3rd in triangular

    JASPER—Tell City has 19 athletes on its girls track team this year, which is more than usual. But that pales in comparison to Castle’s 70.

    So predictably Castle dominated a triangular meet Thursday, winning with 101 points. Jasper scored 66 and Tell City 12.

    “Castle will probably win the track regional this year—they’re that good,” said Tell City Coach Katie Chinn. “And we only ran most of our girls in one (individual) event because it was our third meet in eight days.”

  • Commodore boys take fifth in...

    EVANSVILLE—Ian Bashor set a school record in the pole vault to lead Perry Central to fifth place in Evansville Central’s 11-team boys track invitational Friday.

    Bashor won the pole vault at 13 feet, breaking the previous school record of 12 feet, 11 inches set by Zach Wagner in 1998.

    The Commodores scored well in every field event but the high jump.

    Dane Ransom placed second in the shot put at 47 feet, 8 inches and fourth in the discus at 133 feet, 21⁄2 inches, his best throw of the season.

  • Flannagan, Hemmings propel TC...

    TELL CITY—Logan Flannagan and Mikah Hemmings each won three individual events as Tell City beat Jasper 60-40 in junior high girls track Tuesday.

    Flannagan won the 100-meter hurdles, 400 dash and high jump.

    Hemmings won the 100 and 200 dashes and the long jump.

    She also ran on the winning 400 relay, joining Julie Lindauer, Madison Gilliland and Mariah Kessinger.

    Allison Hagan won both throwing events and Tori Nash won the 800.

    Jasper won the boys meet 70-30. “Jasper had some strong runners,” said Tell City Coach Kelly Malone.

  • 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


  • 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: