Today's Sports

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  • Tell City to host girls tourneys

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Girls Softball League will sponsor a fastpitch tourney, the Ohio River Riot, July 9-10 at its complex on 19th Street.

    The tourney is for ages 8-and-under, 10-U, 12-U and 14-U. The 8-U and 10-U ages will be machine pitch. ASA fastpitch rules will apply for 12-U and 14-U and there will also be a live-pitch tourney for 10-U.

  • Siblings win road race

    Jessica Theis, 14, was the overall female winner in the Ferdinand Heimatfest five-kilometer run June 18, finishing 15th overall. Her brother, Jonathan, 9, won the 9-and-under division, finishing 32nd overall, and their sister, Jillian 12, won the 10-14 division and finished 31st overall.

  • Cash Waggner reaches girls SB...

    TELL CITY – Taylor Lawalin hit two doubles and drove in two runs as Cash Waggner & Associates beat Carriage Inn 14-4 Tuesday to reach the finals of Tell City’s age-13-16 girls softball playoff tourney.

    The championship game will begin at 5:30 p.m. tonight.

    Hair Razors was scheduled to play Ohio Valley Gas in the other semifinal game Wednesday and the winner of that game will meet Cash Waggner for the title in the single-elimination tourney.

  • Ump says safe

    Ryan Dooley tried his best but an umpire ruled as safe the Forest Park runner he was trying to tag at third base Tuesday. (Click photo to enlarge.)

  • Cal Ripken playoffs under way

    Shota Yasuda helped American Legion defeat Home Mutual 4-2 in the winners bracket finals of the Tell City Cal Ripken Major League (ages 11-12) playoff tourney Wednnesday. American Legion thus earned a berth in the championship game, scheduled for tonight.

  • Commodores sweep Blackhawks

    FRENCH LICK—Nathan Shaw threw a two-hitter and had three hits himself as Perry Central shut out Springs Valley 5-0 in junior high baseball Wednesday.
    Shaw walked only one in the five-inning game.
    He drove in two runs at the plate.
    Payton Thompson added two hits and one RBI. Drew Craig also drove in a run.
    Shaw and Michael Sims each had three hits as Perry Central won the second game 16-8.
    Sims had a double and triple among his hits. Shaw also hit a triple and Craig hit a double. Thompson added two singles.

  • Hair Razors wins regular season...

    TELL CITY—Katelyn Kaufman and Allie LaForce combined to pitch a two-hitter as Hair Razors beat Legacy Financial 12-4 Friday to clinch Tell City’s age-13-16 girls softball league’s regular-season title.
    Hair Razors finished the season 6-2. Carriage Inn and Cash Waggner & Associates each finished 5-3 to tie for second in the five-team league.
    Sierra Alvarez hit a single and a double for Hair Razors Friday.
    Taylor McFarling also had two hits and LaForce hit a double.

  • Rebels’ winning state should...

    Some people might think class sports haven’t done Tell City much good, as the only sectionals won by Tell City boys teams in the last 14 years have been in non-class sports (cross country and track).

  • Hayes selected for underclass...

    INDIANAPOLIS—Tell City junior center McKenzie Hayes has been selected to play in the ninth annual girls IBCA/IHSAA Underclass Showcase at Ben Davis High School 2 p.m. July 12.
    Staged by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association with support from the Indiana High School Athletic Association, the Underclass Showcase events are NCAA certified. Each is designed to give exposure to top basketball prospects from across the state to colleges across the state and nation.