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  • Marksmen shut out Cannelton

    Sports Editor

    CANNELTON—Cannelton held Tell City’s baseball team hitless for the first two innings Tuesday, but the Marksmen’s offense was too powerful for the Bulldogs to contain any longer.
    The Marksmen scored 10 runs in the third inning en route to a 19-0 victory.
    The Marksmen had five hits, drew four walks, and had two batters hit by pitches in that inning.
    An RBI double by Cordell Snyder and a two-run double by Brian Arnold were the big blows.

  • Marksmen defeat Boonville 3-2

    BOONVILLE—Tell City pulled out two third-set victories to beat Boonville 3-2 in girls tennis Thursday.
    Mary Burst defeated Kendra Hart 6-0, 5-7, 6-4 in No. 2 singles.
    Alexis Braun and Brooke Birchler outlasted Brooke Biggin and Haley Baker 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 in No. 1 doubles.
    Tell City’s other victory came in No. 3 singles, where Rachel Woznicki breezed past Elena Barnett 6-2, 6-0.
    Boonville’s Joni Wright beat Robyn Scarpa 6-1, 6-0 in No. 1 singles.

  • Commodores 3rd in 2 meets

    REO—Noah Gatwood and Ian Bashor each won an individual event and a relay as Perry Central finished third in a four-team boys track meet Wednesday.
    Forest Park won with 103.5 points. South Spencer scored 64, Perry Central 58, and Tecumseh 16.
    Gatwood won the 3200-meter run in 10:33 and teamed with Neal Schwartz, Eric Scheiber and Bashor to win the 3200 relay in 8:43.9.
    Bashor also won the pole vault, clearing 12 feet.
    Schwartz placed second in the 800 in 2:11.

  • Panthers, Braves top Tell City

    TELL CITY—Tiffany Summers threw a one-hitter as Tecumseh beat Tell City 10-0 in PAC girls softball Friday.
    Stori Beard’s bunt single in the second inning was the Marksmen’s only hit.
    It, an error and a hit batsman allowed the Marksmen to load the bases with one out and have a chance to score the game’s first runs.
    But a pop-up to the catcher and a grounder to the shortstop ended that threat.
    The Marksmen did not have another runner reach base until Miranda Zuelly walked with two out in the seventh inning.

  • Commodores split 2 games

    LEOPOLD—Sydney Goffinet hit a single, double and triple to power Perry Central past South Central 10-4 in girls softball Friday.
    Goffinet went 3 for 3 plus a walk and drove in a run.
    Kristi Brumfield went 2 for 4 and Tessa Lynch added a triple to the Commodores’ 10-hit attack.
    Kayla Carter and Miranda Claise each drove in two runs.
    Claise pitched four shutout innings for the win. She gave up two hits and two walks and struck out six.

  • Bulldogs lose three games

    CANNELTON—Whitesville Trinity took advantage of walks and errors to beat Cannelton 12-2 in the first game of a baseball doubleheader Wednesday.
    Cannelton outhit the Raiders 8-6, with Hunter Herzog and Tristan Simmons each going 3 for 3 with a double.
    Cody Lawalin drove in two runs for Cannelton.
    But Cannelton pitchers Larry Holman and Simmons combined to walk eight, and the Bulldogs committed seven errors to none for the Raiders.

  • Blackhawks rally past PC 6-5

    LEOPOLD—Springs Valley rallied for two runs in the sixth inning to beat Perry Central 6-5 in PLAC baseball Thursday.
    Three hits and a walk fueled the rally that gave the Blackhawks the lead for good.
    Andrew Harpenau pitched 52⁄3 innings for Perry Central to take the loss. He gave up nine hits and two walks and struck out seven.
    Springs Valley left-hander Luke Johnson struck out 11 and walked six.

  • Marksmen record two shutouts,...

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s normally strong baseball offense went cold Friday but the Marksmen still found a way to beat Washington 5-0.
    Shane Weedman pitched a two-hit shutout to raise his record to 6-0. He struck out 10 and walked none.
    Two Washington pitchers combined to pitch a no-hitter against Tell City, but they were victimized by walks and six Hatchet errors.
    The walks and errors helped Tell City score four runs in the third inning.

  • TC girls overpower Boonville

    TELL CITY—Katlyn Braunecker and Logan Flannagan each won three individual events as Tell City trounced Boonville 90-38 in girls track Thursday.
    Braunecker won the 100-meter dash in 13.78 seconds, the 200 in 29.12, and the pole vault at 7 feet, 6 inches.
    Flannagan won the 100 hurdles in 16.42, the 300 hurdles in 47.72, and the high jump at 5 feet, 1 inch.
    The Marksmen also won all the distance races.
    Andyn Rowe took the 1600 in 5:46, Tori Payne won the 800 in 2:45, and Hanna Goffinet won the 3200 in 13:18.

  • Marksmen rout Pioneers

    TELL CITY—Zach Wilson won two individual races and two relays as Tell City crushed Boonville 100-32 in boys track Thursday.
    Wilson won the 1600-meter run in 4:39.56 and the 800 in 2:08.12.
    He teamed with Logan Smithson, Devin McDaniel and Johnny Ho to win the 3200 relay in 11:06.
    Wilson, Tyler Dauby, Colton Thomas and Ryan Henrickson won the 1600 relay in 3:44.64.
    Henrickson also won the 400 dash in 50.69 seconds and the 200 in 22.91.
    David McDaniel won the high jump at 6 feet, 2 inches and the 300 intermediate hurdles in 42.31.