Today's Sports

  • PC girls 2nd in triangular

    LINCOLN CITY—Jessica Huber and Kyla Edwards each won two individual events to lead Perry Central to second place in a girls triangular track meet Thursday.

    Heritage Hills won with 77 points. Perry Central scored 67 and Wood Memorial 19.

    Huber won both hurdles races, taking the 100-meter intermediates in 17.11 seconds and the 300 lows in 52.57.

    Edwards won both throwing events, tossing the shot 29 feet, 61⁄2 inches and the discus 80 feet, 101⁄2 inches.

    Lavina Schwartz won the 3200 run.

  • Perry Central splits games with...

    RAMSEY—Ryan Hanan drove in three runs as Perry Central beat North Harrison 10-7 in baseball Wednesday.

    The Commodores took control of the game with a five-run fifth inning.

    T.J. Lamon drove in two of those runs with a double to left-center field and Hanan added a two-run triple over the right fielder’s head that inning.

    Lamon and Kessens each drove in two runs for the game. Kessens went 3 for 3 plus a sacrifice fly and Lamon had two hits.

    Clint Cassidy pitched the first six innings for the win. He struck out six and walked two.

  • Perry Central wins triangular

    BOONVILLE—Proving that its third-place sectional finish last year was no fluke, Perry Central beat the second-place team from that sectional by one stroke Thursday.

    Perry Central shot 177, Southridge 178, and Tecumseh 208 in the triangular match on the Boonville Country Club course.

    Charles Weatherholt led Perry Central with a 5-over-par 40, just two strokes behind medalist Nick Olinger of Southridge.

    Other Perry Central scorers were Zach Graves with a 41, freshman Brad Douglas 45, and Jon Flamion 51.

  • Corydon's big inning sinks...

    LEOPOLD—A nine-run third inning propelled Corydon past Perry Central 15-2 in girls softball Wednesday.

    Corydon outhit Perry Central 10-6 for the game. Three walks and an error also contributed to the Panthers’ big third inning.

    Cassy Schaad went 2 for 4 to lead Perry Central hitters.

    She scored a run in the fifth inning when she doubled to left-center field, stole third base, and went home on a passed ball.

    Heather Cooper singled to left in the second inning to drive in the Commodores’ other run.

  • Trinity shuts out Cannelton

    WHITESVILLE, Ky.—Whitesville Trinity outhit Cannelton 9-2 and beat the Bulldogs 10-0 in girls softball Wednesday.

    The Bulldogs held Trinity to one run in each of the first three innings.

    But the Raiders scored four and three runs in the next two innings, as they tallied two unearned runs in each of those innings thanks to a two-out error each time.

  • Cannelton stumbles against...

    CANNELTON—Cannelton’s hitting improved after its first game, but the Bulldogs still lost a baseball doubleheader to Barr-Reeve Saturday and a single game to South Spencer Tuesday.

    Kyle Survance and Justin Stoll combined to pitch a five-inning no-hitter as Barr-Reeve shut out the Bulldogs 17-0 in Saturday’s first game.

    Survance struck out five and walked one in four innings. He also hit a home run to provide all the offense he would need.

  • Tell City holds off Patriots

    LINCOLN CITY—Trent Gunn drove in three runs and pitched a scoreless seventh inning for a save as Tell City beat Heritage Hills 5-4 in PAC baseball Tuesday.

    Gunn singled home two runs in the first inning and one more in the fifth, when the Marksmen took the lead for good.

    Andy Chinn singled and stole second base to set up the go-ahead run.

    Chinn went 3 for 4 and Gunn and Rhodes each added two of the Marksmen’s 10 hits.

  • Tell City sweeps Raiders

    TELL CITY—Tell City won all 15 events to rout Southridge 95-28 in boys track Tuesday.

    “I don’t think I’ve ever been involved in a track meet where one team won every event,” said Tell City Coach Chris Hollinden. “I’m just glad that when it did happen we were on the good side of it.”

    Jamal Noland won four individual events—two sprints and two jumps.

    Alex Fenn won two distance races and Cody Nash won both throwing events.

  • Cannelton softball defense looks...

    CANNELTON—The addition of a strong freshman class should improve Cannelton’s girls softball team’s defense this season.

    The Bulldogs return seven letter winners from last year’s 0-11 team. But some of the five freshmen have played more softball games than some of the upperclassmen.

  • Rebels shut out Perry Central

    ROCKPORT—South Spencer scored seven runs in the first inning en route to a 12-2 baseball victory over Perry Central Saturday.

    Perry Central took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning on three singles and Clint Schank’s sacrifice fly.

    South Spencer took control in the bottom of the inning, though.

    Four walks, a double and an error led to six runs for the Rebels and chased Commo-dore starter Tony Backer before he recorded an out.