Today's Sports

  • PC girls hold off Wolfpack

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Deidra Dickerson and Lavina Schwartz hit some clutch field goals in the last 8:01 as Perry Central overtook Crawford County for a 46-43 PLAC girls basketball victory Thursday.

    Operating effectively inside, Crawford County center Kayla Toney scored seven points in the third quarter to help the Wolfpack build a 33-26 lead.
    Schwartz banked in a 12-footer from the wing at the third-quarter buzzer, though, to start the Commodores’ comeback.
    She hit a three-point shot from the wing with 4:57 left in the game to put them up 38-37.

  • Wilkerson on all-state twice

    Sports Editor

    INDIANAPOLIS—Perry Central running back Mikey Wilkerson was named to two Class A all-state football teams last week.

    Offensive tackle Travis James, who was one of Wilkerson’s key blockers, was named to the coaches association’s junior Class A all-state team.
    Wilkerson was one of two running backs named to The Associated Press’ 24-man Class A all-state team by a panel of AP media members Wednesday.
    Then Friday he was one of four running backs selected to the coaches’ 40-player Class A senior all-state team.

  • PC tops Cannelton

    Sports Editor
    LEOPOLD—Perry Central hit four of its first six field-goal attempts in the third quarter and beat Cannelton 62-52 in boys basketball Friday.
    Cannelton outshot the Commodores 52.0 percent to 33.3 percent from the field in the first half.

    The Commodores held a 31-29 halftime lead only because of their 21-13 rebounding advantage, which gave them four baskets directly off rebounds.
    The Bulldogs outrebounded Perry Central 10-4 in the third quarter, though.

  • Tell City 4-4 at Mount Vernon

    MOUNT VERNON—Ryan Henrickson and Jessie Lawalin each went 8-0 to lead Tell City to a 4-4 record in the Turkey Classic wrestling tourney Friday and Saturday.

  • Boonville’s depth sinks Tell City

    TELL CITY—Greg Clayton won four events for Tell City, but Boonville took advantage of the Marksmen’s lack of depth to beat them 80-50 in boys swimming Monday.

  • Tell City sweeps Boonville

    TELL CITY—Tell City won every event for the second meet in a row to crush Boonville 127-53 in girls swimming Monday.

  • Bulldogs defeat Trinity; fall to...

    WHITESVILLE, Ky.—Cannelton made 21 steals and held Whitesville Trinity to 23.5 percent field-goal shooting to beat the Raiders 43-24 in girls basketball Monday.

  • Cougars stop Bulldogs

    CANNELTON—Cannelton could not overcome a slow start to the second half in a 60-48 boys basketball loss to McLean County Tuesday.

  • PC girls dominate Eagles

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central hit 46.9 percent from the field to rout Lanesville 60-22 in girls basketball Monday.

  • Scott elected to Indiana...

    NEW CASTLE—Burke Scott, a star guard on Tell City’s last basketball team to finish the regular season undefeated, has been elected to the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame.