Today's Sports

  • Hoosier Express slams Rockport 6...

    By CHRIS JOHANNES, Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    ROCKPORT – The Hoosier Express blasted three doubles, a triple and single to score four first-inning runs at Rockport Post 254 Saturday. The Express never trailed and went on to win 9-5 in American Legion baseball.

    Twenty-nine players from South Spencer, Heritage Hills, Tell City, Forest Park and Southridge played in the game.

  • Taylor helping Dragons set record

    DAYTON, OHIO—Clint Taylor, a 1997 Tell City graduate, played right field for the 1997 Marksman baseball team that set a school record with 21 victories.
    Now he could help the Dayton Dragons, a Class A minor league baseball team affiliated with the Cincinnati Reds, set another record.
    Taylor is the senior marketing manager for the Dragons and Mandalay Sports. He has been with the Dragons since 2004.

  • McDonald’s wins 10-12 tourney

    TELL CITY—Three pitchers combined to throw a three-hitter as McDonald’s beat Troy Clinic 13-7 to win Tell City’s age-10-12 girls softball playoff tourney last Thursday.

  • Beard powers Tell City past...

    LINCOLN CITY—Spenser Beard homered as Tell City beat Heritage Hills 7-5 in Diamond League baseball Tuesday.
      Tell City tied the score 2-2 with two runs in the third.
    Trent Zuelly reached base on a throwing error by the pitcher to start the inning. He advanced two bases on passed balls and scored on Rhett Baumeister’s sacrifice fly to deep right field.
    Drew Mowery and Ryan Dooley followed with singles and Mowery scored on a passed ball.
    Tell City took the lead for good with two more runs in the fourth.

  • Tell Citians help Hoosier...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Jordan Heck hit an RBI double in a three-run fourth inning that propelled Hoosier Express past Greene County 6-1 in American Legion baseball Saturday.

  • Seven-run 4th propels Hair...

    TELL CITY – Hair Razors hit three doubles in a seven-run fourth inning to beat Cash Waggner 9-4 to win Tell City’s age-13-16 girls softball playoff tourney Thursday.
    Katelyn Kaufman and Alli LaForce combined to pitch a three-hitter for Hair Razors.
    Cash Waggner took a 4-0 lead in the first three innings, though. It scored two runs in the second on two walks, an error, an infield hit by Jordyn Vogt, and an RBI grounder by Shannon Bryant.

  • Coke’s big comeback secures Babe...

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

  • Tell City to host girls tourneys

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Girls Softball League will sponsor a fastpitch tourney, the Ohio River Riot, July 9-10 at its complex on 19th Street.

    The tourney is for ages 8-and-under, 10-U, 12-U and 14-U. The 8-U and 10-U ages will be machine pitch. ASA fastpitch rules will apply for 12-U and 14-U and there will also be a live-pitch tourney for 10-U.

  • Siblings win road race

    Jessica Theis, 14, was the overall female winner in the Ferdinand Heimatfest five-kilometer run June 18, finishing 15th overall. Her brother, Jonathan, 9, won the 9-and-under division, finishing 32nd overall, and their sister, Jillian 12, won the 10-14 division and finished 31st overall.

  • Cash Waggner reaches girls SB...

    TELL CITY – Taylor Lawalin hit two doubles and drove in two runs as Cash Waggner & Associates beat Carriage Inn 14-4 Tuesday to reach the finals of Tell City’s age-13-16 girls softball playoff tourney.

    The championship game will begin at 5:30 p.m. tonight.

    Hair Razors was scheduled to play Ohio Valley Gas in the other semifinal game Wednesday and the winner of that game will meet Cash Waggner for the title in the single-elimination tourney.