Today's Sports

  • Tell City shuts out Perry Central

    TELL CITY—Tell City hit well and fielded well to beat Perry Central 11-0 in girls softball Monday.

    The Marksmen had nine hits, including four doubles, in just four innings of batting, as they won the game in five innings by the 10-run rule.

    Six Perry Central errors also helped Tell City’s cause, contributing to seven unearned runs.

    The Marksmen scored six runs in the first inning. Kyli Smithson walked, stole second base, and scored the first run on Josalyn Ress’ single to left field.

  • Tell City handcuffs Huskies

    TELL CITY—Kyle Osborne drove in three runs and Trent Benningfield pitched five shutout innings as Tell City beat Evansville North 3-1 in baseball Tuesday.

    Tell City scored two runs with two out in the first inning.

    Mike Maddle doubled to right-center field and Trent Gunn was hit by a pitch.

    Both runners moved up a base on a wild pickoff throw, and both scored on Osborne’s double to left-center.

    The Marksmen added a run in the third inning on walks to Andy Chinn and Maddle and a single up the middle by Osborne.

  • Tell City tops Jeeps, Braves

    TELL CITY—Jamal Noland won two individual events to lead Tell City to victory in a boys triangular track meet Monday.

    Tell City scored 82 points, Northeast Dubois 57, and Tecumseh 14.

    Tell City Coach Chris Hollinden said in preseason that Northeast Dubois would probably be the second strongest team in the Jasper sectional this year, behind only Forest Park.

  • Commodore boys rout Raiders,...

    HUNTINGBURG—Eric Scheiber and Ivan Bland each won two individual events as Perry Central dominated a boys triangular track meet Tuesday.

    The Commodores won 11 of the 16 events and scored 82 points.

    South Spencer scored 57 and Southridge 28.

    Scheiber won the 1600-meter run in 4:47 and the 3200 in 10:23.

    Bland took the 110-meter high hurdles in 17.21 seconds and the 300 intermediate hurdles in 45.7.

    Michael Ernst won the 800 run in 2:08.9 and teamed with Ian Bashor, D.J. Newton and Reuben Y. Schwartz to win the 3200 relay in 8:43.

  • Marksman girls second in tri-meet

    TELL CITY—Sarah Goffinet won two individual events and a relay to lead Tell City to second place in a three-team girls track meet Monday.

    Northeast Dubois scored 85 points, Tell City 53, and Tecumseh 18.

    Goffinet won the 1600-meter run in 5:44.5 and the 3200 in 12:30.

    She teamed with Tiffany Davis, Andyn Rowe and Brittany Waninger to win the 3200 relay in 11:03.4.

    Davis also won the 800 run in 2:37.38

  • North Posey, Tecumseh beat PC

    LEOPOLD—Tecumseh scored four unearned runs and beat Perry Central 6-3 in baseball Monday.

    The Braves outhit Perry Central 10-4 and also took advantage of two Perry Central errors.

    “We’re not playing terrible, but we’re not hitting the ball as well as we need to be,” said Perry Central Coach Gary Hanan. “If we can put the ball in play more, that would help.

    “It’s all about coming up with the big hit and if we can make the big play.

  • Trinity rallies late to sweep...

    WHITESVILLE, Ky.—Whitesville Trinity rallied for two runs with two outs in the bottom of the last inning to beat Cannelton 4-3 and complete a sweep of a baseball doubleheader Monday.

    Trinity shut out Cannelton 5-0 on one hit in the first game.

    Each game was scheduled for five innings, and Cannelton led 3-2 in the second game with two outs in the bottom of the fifth and no Trinity runners on base.

    Trinity then beat out an infield hit on a slow dribbler down the third-base line.

    A walk, a passed ball, and a two-run single to left field followed.

  • Ernst's versatility helps...

    LINCOLN CITY—Michael Ernst won the 800-meter run and all three relays as Perry Central won a boys triangular track meet Thursday.

    Perry Central scored 80 points, Heritage Hills 77, and Wood Memorial 10.

    Usually sprinters run the 400 relay and distance runners run the 3200 relay. But Ernst showed his versatility by running both of those, as well as the 1600 relay.

    He teamed with Ian Bashor, Reuben Y. Schwartz and D.J. Newton to win the 3200 relay in 8:42.

    Ethan Wheatley, Ernst, Mikey Wilkerson and T.J. Hall won the 400 relay in 46.79 seconds.

  • Braves, South Central give...

    TELL CITY—Dalton Froman shut out Tell City for six innings as Tecumseh beat the Marksmen 6-2 in PAC baseball Wednesday.

    “We weren’t aggressive against the fastball and he had a good little curveball,” said Tell City Coach Mark Wahl.

    Tell City tried to rally in the seventh inning against reliever Kreig Oxley, scoring two runs on a single by Travis Jones, a walk, an error, and a sacrifice fly by Andy Chinn.

  • PC girls 2nd in triangular

    LINCOLN CITY—Jessica Huber and Kyla Edwards each won two individual events to lead Perry Central to second place in a girls triangular track meet Thursday.

    Heritage Hills won with 77 points. Perry Central scored 67 and Wood Memorial 19.

    Huber won both hurdles races, taking the 100-meter intermediates in 17.11 seconds and the 300 lows in 52.57.

    Edwards won both throwing events, tossing the shot 29 feet, 61⁄2 inches and the discus 80 feet, 101⁄2 inches.

    Lavina Schwartz won the 3200 run.