Today's Sports

  • PC outspikes Heritage Hills

    LINCOLN CITY—Perry Central used a balanced spiking attack to beat Heritage Hills 25-22, 25-16, 23-25, 25-15 in volleyball Thursday.
    Sydney Goffinet made 12 kills, Ashley Gengelbach 11, and Hannah Harpenau 10 for the Commodores.
    Grace James had 31 assists to aid the spikers.
    Gengelbach made four blocks and Jordan Sprinkle added three.
    The Commodores also had strong back-row defense, with Jennifer Kemp making 13 digs, Harpenau 10, Brittany Parker seven, and Lauren Davis five.
    Harpenau, Kemp and Parker each served two aces.

  • Marksmen’s defense can’t stop...

    Sports Editor

    HUNTINGBURG—Southridge scored on running, passing and special-teams plays to beat Tell City 41-14 in PAC football Friday.
    Tell City did make two strong defensive stands deep in its own territory.

  • PC holds Trojans to 47 yards of...

    Sports Correspondent

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central dominated Wood Memorial on both sides of the football for a 50-0 win Friday night.

  • Raiders nip Marksmen

    HUNTINGBURG—Tell City won No. 1 singles and No. 2 doubles but Southridge won every match in between to edge the Marksmen 3-2 in PAC boys tennis Tuesday.
    Anjan Kashyab raised his season record to 11-0 as he trounced Tyler Gray 6-0, 6-1 in No. 1 singles.
    Jeff Yeung and Austin Paulin held off Jason King and Matt Loehr 7-5, 6-4 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Trojans edge Tell City

    TELL CITY—Tell City had more shots but couldn’t hit them in a 2-1 boys soccer loss to Wood Memorial Tuesday.
    “We probably had 16 or 17 shots on goal and they had seven or eight,” said Tell City Coach Don Foerster.
    “We hit the crossbar at least five times and we hit the uprights once.
    “We worked hard and passed well—we’re just not finishing well. We had a lot of good crosses tonight and we had headers even.
    Wood Memorial scored its goals on a direct kick and a penalty kick.

  • Tell City 8th in sectional

    JASPER—Amber Fentress shot 118 to lead Tell City but the Marksmen finished eighth among eight complete teams in the girls golf sectional at Jasper Municipal course Saturday.
    Tell City shot 543. Castle won with 334 strokes and had the individual medalist in Kayla Katterhenry, who shot 81.
    Fentress improved her score by 10 strokes over last year’s sectional.
    She shot 51 on the front nine for her best nine-hole score of the season.
    Other Tell City scorers were Jessica Ballman with 123, Courtney Blinzinger 135, and Jenny Hess 167.

  • TC’s running game beats Perry...

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Tell City rushed for 212 yards on 22 carries and defeated Perry Central 21-7 in junior varsity football Monday.

  • Gengelbach, PC soar past Eagles

    LEOPOLD—Ashley Gengelbach made 11 kills and seven blocks as Perry Central beat Lanesville 25-16, 25-17, 25-19 in volleyball Monday.
    Hannah Harpenau added five kills and Sydney Goffinet four.
    Victoria Lutgring and Jordan Sprinkle each made two blocks.
    Grace James had 18 assists.
    Jennifer Kemp led the Commodores in digs with 10. Lauren Davis and James each added five.
    Harpenau and Parker each served two aces.
    Lanesville won the junior varsity match 25-23, 18-25, 15-9.

  • Tell City boys 5th, girls 9th at...

    MARENGO—Tell City had eight runners finish in 18:38 or faster as the Marksmen placed fifth among 27 teams in Crawford County’s boys cross country invitational Saturday.
    “We had a few guys step up—two of which were seniors—that really helped us,” said Tell City Coach Chris Hollinden.  “Once we get five guys to run together, we’ll be a strong team.”
    The format featured one race for upperclassmen and another for underclassmen, with the top five times from each team added together for its team score.

  • Tell City 2nd, Bulldogs 4th at...

    RAMSEY—Tell City hit well for 2 2/3 matches as it finished second in North Harrison’s four-team volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Cannelton finished fourth, though playing two opponents close despite injuries.
    Tell City, ranked No. 6 in the state in Class 2A this week, beat Cannelton 25-15, 25-17 and Salem 25-12, 25-14.
    North Harrison then avenged a loss from the previous week, beating the Marksmen 22-25, 25-18, 25-23.
    The Marksmen led 8-1 and 22-17 in the last game against North Harrison.