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Today's Sports

  • Tuesday-evening rainout

    Shannon Bryant pitches for Cash Waggner in Tuesday’s Tell City Girls Softball League’s age-13-16 playoff tourney championship game with Legacy Financial Services.

    The game was rained out in the fourth inning and was scheduled to resume Wednesday.

  • Good evening for Subway

    The weather was warm and the hitting hot Monday as Subway and Fischer’s Furniture and Appliance-sponsored teams duked it out in boys ages 6-7 baseball at Dennis Kress Park.

  • Tell City star Hayes tears ACL

    TELL CITY – Tell City three-sport star Kassidie Hayes will miss all of the upcoming volleyball season and much if not all of the basketball season after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in an AAU volleyball national tourney last weekend.

    Her father and basketball coach, John Hayes, confirmed the diagnosis of her injury.

  • Beard on Class 2A first-team all...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    INDIANAPOLIS – Tell City junior center fielder Spenser Beard was one of three outfielders named to the Indiana High School Baseball Coaches Association’s Class 2A all-state first team released Sunday.

    Beard is the first Tell City player ever named to an IHSBCA all-state first team.

    “I was pretty surprised,” Beard said Sunday night. “I didn’t see it coming really.”

  • Age-5-6 girls softball action

    The Fraternal Order of Police team, the No. 4 seed in the tourney, beat Scrub Corner 22-8 for the title in Tell City's age-5-6 girls playoff tourney Wednesday. See accompanying photos from the championship game.

  • Casey Electric sweeps 9-10 titles

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Jayden Casebolt and Justice Cash combined to pitch a three-hitter as Casey Electric shut out Team Central 9-0 to win Tell City’s age-9-10 girls softball playoff tourney Wednesday.
    Casebolt struck out 10 and walked one in four innings. Cash struck out three and walked one in two innings.
    For the season Casebolt struck out 102 and walked only eight in 33 1⁄3 innings pitched.
    Cash went 2 for 2 to lead Casey’s five-hit attack.

  • Crystal Slunder award

    Mary Steen (right) of the Ohio Valley Gas team is the winner of the 2014 Crystal Slunder Mental Attitude Award in the Tell City Girls Softball League. The award is presented annually to a 16-year-old in the league to honor the memory of a former league player. League coaches voted on the award. Presenting the award to Steen Tuesday is Slunder’s daughter, Kelsey Nash.

  • Cash Waggner reaches finals of...

    TELL CITY—Brooke Lasher and Jennifer Trujillo combined to pitch a no-hitter as Cash Waggner beat Webb Wheel Products 15-0 Tuesday to advance to the finals of Tell City’s age-13-16 girls softball playoff tourney.
    The other semifinal game and championship game were rained out and will be played Tuesday.
    Lasher pitched the first three innings against Webb Wheel, striking out six and walking one. She also hit one batter, and two reached base on errors.

  • Dixon & Dixon sweeps titles...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Addy Widmer drove in four runs with a homer and single as Dixon & Dixon Auction beat German American Bank 21-16 to win Tell City’s age-11-12 girls softball playoff tourney Monday.
    Dixon & Dixon trailed 14-13 entering the bottom of the fifth inning but scored eight runs that inning to take control.
    Widmer’s three-run, inside-the-park homer to right field and Chloe Sandage’s triple to right were Dixon’s only hits that inning.

  • Davis propels Millstone to title

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Reece Davis pitched a no-hitter and hit a home run as Millstone Woodworks beat Ohio Valley Gas 10-0 to win Perry Central’s age-11-12 baseball playoff tourney Saturday.
    Davis struck out 13, walked none, and hit one batter in the five-inning game.
    Evan Underhill reached base on an error by the second baseman and Travis Throgmorton was hit by a pitch in the second inning. But Davis struck out the next three batters to end that threat.