Today's Sports

  • Wolfpack holds off Bulldogs

    MARENGO—Cannelton had its highest scoring game in three years but could not overcome seven errors in a 13-9 girls softball loss to Crawford County Thursday.

    Cannelton outhit the Wolfpack 10-5. But the seven errors, seven walks, and two hit batsmen gave the Wolfpack extra opportunities to score.

    They did most of their damage in a nine-run second inning fueled by two doubles, a single, four errors and four walks.

  • Errors doom Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Cannelton committed nine errors in a 16-1 baseball loss to South Central Thursday.

    The Bulldogs also committed seven errors in a 12-2 road loss to Orleans Wednesday.

    “We’ve given up 28 runs in (our last) two games and only six of them were earned,” noted Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “Our pitching’s doing real well—we just don’t get any help behind them.”

    Cannelton had six hits Wednesday, only one fewer than Orleans had. But Orleans committed no errors.

  • TC pulls away from PC in 6th

    LEOPOLD—Tell City scored five runs in the sixth inning to beat Perry Central 7-2 in girls softball Monday.

    Tell City junior Josalyn Ress and Perry Central sophomore Kristi Brumfield were locked in a pitching duel through five innings, each giving up only one unearned run to that point.

    Tell City hit some hard shots in that span but Perry Central outfielders were able to run them down—center fielder Morgan Gibson and left fielder Heather Hendricks each made three catches in the first five innings.

  • Tell City boys win triangular

    LYNNVILLE—Tell City won seven of the 15 events and used its depth to win a boys triangular track meet Thursday.

    The Marksmen scored 79 points, Northeast Dubois 67, and Tecumseh 10.

    Ryan Henrickson won the 400-meter dash in 51.52 seconds and the 200 in 23.28.

    He teamed with Colton Thomas, Tyler Dauby and Daniel Gonzalez to win the 1600 relay in 3:34.82.

    Nick Bower, Brandon Gaynor, Corey Henderson and Jordan Alvey won the 3200 relay in 9:07.84.

    Alvey also won the 800 in 2:06.44.

  • PC boys rout Rebels, Raiders

    REO—Ivan Bland and Jake Schwartz each won two individual events as Perry Central dominated a boys triangular track meet Tuesday.

    Perry Central scored 81 points, South Spencer 52, and Southridge 34.

    Bland won the 110-meter high hurdles in 16.60 seconds and the 300 intermediate hurdles in 44.40.

    Schwartz won the 1600 run in 4:39.19 and the 3200 in 10:15.65.

    Reuben Schwartz and Ian Bashor each ran on two winning relays.

    They teamed with Eric Scheiber and D.J. Newton to win the 3200 relay in 8:36.08.

  • Rebels outslug Tell City 20-12

    TELL CITY—South Spencer outslugged Tell City for a 20-12 PAC baseball victory Saturday.

    The Rebels had to feel comfortable after scoring three runs in the top of the first inning, but the Marksmen responded with six runs in the bottom of the first.

    Four of those Tell city runs crossed the plate on Kyle Osborne’s grand slam after Rebel ace Jordan Meece walked the first three batters.

    Shane Weedman then walked and scored on a Jordan Heck double.

  • Ress leads Tell City past Paoli...

    PAOLI—Josalyn Ress struck out 18 and drove in two runs as Tell City beat Paoli 3-1 in eight innings in girls softball Saturday.

    Ress’ strikeout total  is a single-game school record. She walked none and gave up two hits.

    She shut out the Rams for seven innings in a row after giving up an unearned run on a hit by pitch and three passed balls in the first inning.

    Still Tell City trailed 1-0 going into the sixth inning.

    Ress singled home the tying run that inning after Hana Reed singled and advanced to second on a wild pitch.

  • Commodores stumble three times

    POSEYVILLE—Perry Central hit well in only one of three baseball games as it lost three times to PAC teams Saturday and Monday.

    The Commodores outhit North Posey 10-5 in the first game of their doubleheader Saturday. But they lost 5-3 as the Vikings took advantage of three hit batsmen, three Perry Central errors and a dropped third strike.

    The dropped third strike and a dropped fly in center field led to three unearned runs in the Vikings’ four-run first.

  • Tell City girls place second in...

    LYNNVILLE—Sarah 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 87 points. Tell City scored 58 and Tecumseh 12.

    Goffinet won the 1600-meter run in 5:41 and the 3200 in 12:39.18.

    She teamed with Andyn Rowe, Courtney Young and Hanna Goffinet to win the 3200 relay in 11:05.

    Tell City also won two field events: Kayla Galloway threw the discus 106 feet, 2 inches and Elizabeth Kohnert went 15 feet, 10 inches in the long jump.

  • Marksmen get first win

    MARENGO—Tell City won two singles matches and both doubles to beat Crawford County 4-1 for the Marksmen’s first girls tennis victory of the season Monday.

    Bethany Peter (No. 1) and Samantha Kiplinger (No. 3) won singles matches in straight sets.

    The Marksmen’s doubles winners were Brooke Birchler and Alexis Braun in No. 1 and Helen Schmidt and Vivian Clarke in No. 2.

    The Marksmen won more than one match in a meet for the first time Saturday but lost to South Central 3-2 at home.

    Peter beat Jessica Schreck 6-0, 6-3 in No. 1 singles.