Today's Sports

  • Wildcats top Tell City in 8-...

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    TELL CITY—Mater Dei scored its last five runs on just one hit as it beat Tell City 14-11 in eight innings in Class 2A baseball sectional semifinals Tuesday.

  • Rangers overtake TC late for...

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    BRETZVILLE—Forest Park scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to beat Tell City 4-3 for the Class 2A girls softball sectional title Monday evening.
    Tell City outhit the Rangers 9-5 and took a 3-2 lead in the top of the fifth with two runs on a single by Hana Reed, a sacrifice bunt by Stori Beard, and doubles by Josalyn Ress and McKenzie Hayes.
    With one out in the bottom of the fifth, though, Shelby Bettag was hit by a pitch.

  • Tell City girls upset Vikings

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    BRETZVILLE—Tell City rallied for six runs in the fourth inning to stun North Posey 6-4 in the Class 2A girls softball sectional semifinals Monday.
    North Posey led 4-0 after three innings, at which point Tell City, which entered the game with a 5-12 record, did not have a hit and had had only one runner reach base.

  • Henrickson 400 dash champion in...

    EVANSVILLE—Ryan Henrickson won the 400-meter dash in the IHSAA boys track regional Thursday, becoming Tell City’s seventh regional champion in the last 42 years.

  • New coach makes good first...

    We can’t know for sure how successful a new high school basketball coach will be until we’ve seen his team in action for several games and seen how he relates to his players and deals with parents, referees and the many ancillary responsibilities that few realize the job entails.

  • Noble new Tell City coach

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    TELL CITY—Troy Noble, who has been part of winning coaching staffs at four high schools and has also coached at several small colleges, was hired as Tell City’s boys basketball coach Thursday.

  • Freeman 6th in national tourney

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Nathan Freeman finished sixth to lead Tell City to 85th among 111 teams in the National Archery in the Schools Program tourney May 13-14.

  • Senators sweep doubleheader from...

    CAMPBELLSBURG—Errors hurt Cannelton in a doubleheader baseball loss to West Washington Saturday.
    The Bulldogs committed five errors as they lost the first game 11-1. “We couldn’t get out of an inning,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett.
    West Washington outhit Cannelton 7-3, with all three Bulldog hits being singles.
    Larry Holman pitched the first four innings for Cannelton to take the loss. He gave up six runs—four earned—on five hits and three walks and struck out three.

  • Marksmen fall to Vincennes...

    VINCENNES—Brandon Goodwin pitched a five-hitter as Vincennes Lincoln defeated Tell City 11-5 in baseball Saturday.
    Goodwin struck out six and did not allow an earned run.
    Tell City led 2-1 going into the bottom of the third inning, but the Alices scored four runs that inning and five the next to take control.
    Jordan Heck pitched into the fourth inning for Tell City and took the loss.

  • Tecumseh shuts out Bulldogs

    LYNNVILLE—Cannelton had better success hitting against Tiffany Summers this time but still lost to Tecumseh 11-0 in the first round of the Class A girls softball sectional Tuesday.