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Today's Sports

  • Crystal Slunder Award
  • Rowe, Deom using Legion ball to...

    By ZANE CLODFELTER

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

     

    ROCKPORT – As pitcher C.J. Rowe continues to fine-tune his baseball skills before joining Brescia University’s program in the fall, he has the luxury of playing for one of southern Indiana’s most prestigious teams.

    “Anywhere around Tell City, Rockport is a big name,” Rowe said of his American Legion team. “If you play for Rockport, you know you’re somebody.”

  • Batter up!
  • Schweizer Fest archery contest...

    TELL CITY – An indoor-outdoor archery tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 1, at Tell City Junior-Senior High School. Participants of all ages are welcome. The competition will be divided into various styles of archery.

    There will be a National Archery match in the schools-program division, with elementary, middle school and high school classes and   National Field Archery Association  freestyle and hunter freestyle, both shooting 30 arrows from a distance of 20 yards. 

  • Plans in place for Schweizer...

    TELL CITY – Plans are in place for the 38th annual Schweizer Fest road runs. This year’s 6-mile and 2-mile runs will be held at 8 a.m. and 8:05 a.m., respectively, Saturday, Aug. 8.  A kid’s fun run begins at 9:20. The race starts on 7th Street and ends on Main Street. 

  • Summer swim meet at JFK Pool
  • Human foozball coming to 2015...

    TELL CITY – The United Way of Perry County will sponsor Aug. 8 what organizers say should be a fun-filled, action-packed game of human foozball. Two teams of seven people, while holding on to a series of rotating poles, will try to shoot-kick a soccer ball through the opposing teams’ goal.

    Just like the table game, but with live people instead of wood figures or paddles. No back flip experience is required.

    The tourney will be held in City Hall Park between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., with each game lasting 30 minutes.

  • Cash Waggner claims girls...

    TELL CITY – Cash Waggner rallied for nine runs in the last inning Monday to beat Team Central 11-7, winning Tell City’s age-11-14 regular-season girls softball title.

    Cash Waggner finished with an 8-1 record and Team Central finished second at 7-2.

    Team Central led 7-2 going into the fifth inning, which would be the last one due to the time limit.

    But Gracie Hendry, Justice Cash and Elena Hagedorn walked to load the bases with one out for Cash Waggner in the top of the fifth inning.

  • Tourney champs
  • Huebschmann wins Pan Am Masters...

    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Former Tell Citian Ray Huebschmann won the gold medal in his class at the 2015 Pan American Masters weightlifting competition June 4.
    He also won bronze medals in his class in the 50- and 100-meter breaststrokes Wednesday at the Pan Am Masters swimming competition in Medellin, Colombia.