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Today's Sports

  • Cannelton whips Eagles

    CANNELTON - Cannelton forced 22 Evansville Day turnovers and beat the Eagles 67-42 in boys basketball Friday.

    The Eagles put the first points on the board, but their lead would be short-lived.

    Tyler Aud was the first Bulldog to score and would go on to lead them with 20 points, including 15 in the third quarter.

    Chase Gerber came off the bench midway into the first quarter to hit back-to-back two-point shots, adding offensive momentum. He finished with 14 points.

    Justin Dooley led the Bulldogs with six first-quarter points.

  • PC stops Blackhawks

    FRENCH LICK - Perry Central controlled the backboards and worked the ball well in the fourth quarter, defeating Springs Valley 51-39 in PLAC boys basketball Friday.

    Springs Valley led by four points, 26-22, with 4:52 left in the third quarter and still led 30-29 with 1:39 left in that period.

    Zach Rogier made a jump shot to put Perry Central ahead 32-30 at the end of the third quarter.

  • Jasper pins Marksmen

    JASPER - Jasper won 10 of 14 matches, including four by pins, to beat shorthanded Tell City 48-15 in wrestling Thursday.

    Two of Tell City's better wrestlers missed the meet. Undefeated Keith Patrick was still sick and Eric Sabelhaus was sidelined with a shoulder injury.

    Greg Batie was the only Marksman to win by pin. He nailed Phil Hautsch in 2:39 to raise his record to 8-0.

    A.J. Flynn decisioned Evan Voges 3-2 in the 103-pound match to also improve to 8-0.

    Kyle Shrubb and Justin Kleemann each also won a decision for the Marksmen.

  • Tell City boys defeat Jeeps 99-59

    DUBOIS - Greg Clayton won two individual events and two relays as Tell City beat Northeast Dubois 99-59 in boys swimming Tuesday.

    Clayton won the 200-yard freestyle in 2:06.83 and the 500 free in 5:49.38.

    He teamed with Zach Avallone, Bryson May and Isaac Schaefer to win the 200 free relay in 1:45.42.

    Nick Bower, Clayton, Schaefer and Justin Peter won the 400 free relay in 4:09.41.

    Bower won the 100 butterfly in 1:26.93, Peter won the 100 backstroke in 1:09.05, and May won the 100 breaststroke in 1:14.19.

    Logan Bolin won the diving with 118.75 points.

  • Marksmen's depth sinks Jeeps

    DUBOIS - Northeast Dubois won six of the 11 events but Tell City used its superior depth to beat Northeast Dubois 104-59 in girls swimming Tuesday.

    Katie Clemens won one individual event and two relays for Tell City.

    She took the 100-yard freestyle in 1:00.39.

    She teamed with Erika Hauenstein, C.J. Fentress and Chelsea Malone to win the 200 free relay in 1:52.37.

    Samantha Ballman, Jessica Wagner, Alyson Goffinet and Clemens won the 400 free relay in 4:28.89.

    Malone won the 50 free in 26.68 seconds and Hauenstein won the 500 free in 5:56.67.

  • Cannelton girls 0-2 in tourney

    FRENCH LICK - Cannelton had problems with its decision-making on offense as the Bulldogs lost both their games in Springs Valley's girls basketball tourney Saturday.

    The Bulldogs fell to the host team 67-28 in the first round of the four-team tourney and to Trinity Lutheran 55-25 in the consolation game.

    In the first game "we were not patient and did not have good ball control," said Cannelton Coach Jeff Miller.

    In the consolation game Cannelton trailed only 24-16 at halftime.

  • Bezy hits free throws to hold...

    WASHINGTON - Matt Bezy hit seven clutch free throws in the final 53 seconds as Washington Catholic beat Cannelton 77-70 in boys basketball Saturday.

    The Bulldogs trailed only 68-66 with 0:53 left when they fouled Bezy to put the 5-foot-9 senior guard on the line.

    He hit both free throws and then stole Cannelton's inbound pass.

    He was fouled again and hit 1 of 2 free throws to put the Cardinals up 71-66.

    After a Cannelton miss, Bezy was fouled again and hit 1 of 2 free throws to increase the Cardinals' lead to 72-66.

  • TC also crushes Eagles

    TELL CITY - Even if one had not seen any of Evansville Day's lopsided scores, watching the winless Eagles struggle to hit half their layups in warm-ups would have indicated they were in for a long night against Tell City in boys basketball Tuesday.

    The Eagles, with both their seniors - including their best player - still sidelined, hit just 15.6 percent from the field and lost to the Marksmen 72-21.

    It could have been worse. The Marksmen did not press at all but Day School still committed 23 turnovers.

  • PC routs Eagles 89-11

    LEOPOLD - Perry Central used its speed and superior athletic ability to dominate Evansville Day 89-11 in boys basketball Saturday.

    The Commodores pressed the Eagles for the first few minutes and ran off 21 straight points.

    The Commodores forced 37 turnovers fro the game, with 29 of them coming on steals. Wes Linette led them with seven steals.

    They Central hit 77.4 percent from the field for the game.

  • Tell City wins 6-team round-...

    TELL CITY - Six Tell City wrestlers each went 5-0 as the Marksmen won their own six-team round-robin wrestling tourney Saturday.

    Tell City beat Wood Memorial 65-11, North Posey 42-34, Mitchell 69-7, Floyd Central 63-18, and Heritage Hills 49-27.

    "We wrestled a lot better than we had been," said Tell City Coach Joe Litherland. "North Posey was pretty stout, but against them we wrestled about as well as we can except for one weight class.

    "We had seven pins against Heritage Hills. That was a big key, as close as that match was."