Today's Sports

  • Tell City 1st, PC 3rd in Lincoln...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Perry Central’s Aaron Pierrard was the individual winner but Tell City had five of the top 10 finishers and seven of the top 15 as it won the nine-team Lincoln Trail Invitational boys cross country meet Tuesday.
    The Marksmen scored 33 points, 48 ahead of runner-up Evansville North. Perry Central was third with 93.
    Tell City finished fourth and Perry Central fifth among seven complete teams in the girls race.

  • Tell City shuts out Chargers

    TELL CITY—Only one match went three sets as Tell City beat Pike Central 5-0 in PAC boys tennis Thursday.
    Zach Fisher had to battle back from a first-set loss to beat Tanner McFarland 4-6, 7-6 (7-4), 10-1 (super tiebreaker in lieu of a third set) in No. 2 singles.
    Jake Swihart beat Aaron Keepes 6-3, 6-1 in No. 1 singles and Luke Thomas beat Sam Stone 6-4, 6-3 in No. 3.
    Kevin Yeung and Jeff Yeung defeated Ty Smith and Jackson Keepes 6-2, 6-3 in No. 2 doubles.
    Jackson Ramsey and Chandler Lacy beat Drew Welch and Kaleb Edwards 6-0, 6-3 in No. 2.

  • Sprinkle, Commodores spike way...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Jordan Sprinkle made 14 kills and four blocks as Perry Central beat Tell City 25-18, 25-16, 22-25, 25-18 in volleyball Thursday.
    “We played a little bit better tonight so Grace (James) could set her up, and she was a little more aggressive tonight,” Perry Central Coach Becky Genet said of Sprinkle. “She has a lot of potential.
    “Madeline (Hubert) made a lot of all-around, really nice plays. And Brittany (Parker)’s placement was great on her hits.

  • Rams rout Commodores

    Sports Editor

    PAOLI—“Their line dominated on both sides. When you do that, it’s over with.”
    That was Perry Central Coach Greg Gibson’s summation of his team’s 49-6 PLAC football loss to Paoli Friday, and he wasn’t exaggerating.
    Perry Central quarterback Lane Lynch never had adequate time to pass and ended up just 1 for 5 for 5 yards.
    The Commodores also couldn’t get their running game going. They rushed for just 59 yards on 19 carries.

  • Tell City pounds Chargers

    Sports Correspondent

    TELL CITY—Tell City rushed for 405 yards to dominate Pike Central 48-21 in PAC football Friday.
    The Marksmen also passed for 93 yards as they compiled nearly 500 yards of total offense.
    Malcolm Lincoln scored their first touchdown on a 14-yard pass from Gant Miller on a post pattern.

  • Huebschmann 3rd in IWF Masters

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark – Tell City native Ray Huebschmann won the third-place bronze medal in his class at the 2014 International Weightlifting Federation Masters meet Sept. 1.
    This was Huebschmann’s highest finish in five starts in the IWF Masters.

  • James 18th in world ironman

    MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec – Tell City native Courtney Busse James placed 18th in her women’s age group in the Ironman 70.3 world championships Sunday.
    James, a 1989 Tell City graduate, finished 1,065th overall among 2,235 male and female entrants and 18th among 115 in the 40-44 women’s age group with a total time of 4 hours, 56 minutes, 38 seconds.

  • Tell City battles, shuts out Pats

    TELL CITY—Four of the five matches included a 7-5 set but Tell City beat Heritage Hills 5-0 in PAC boys tennis Tuesday.
    Jake Swihart outlasted Tyler Waggoner 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 in No. 1 singles.
    Zach Fisher beat Cameron Van Winkle 7-5, 6-0 in No. 2 singles and Luke Thomas beat Dalton Gray by the same score in No. 3.
    Kevin Yeung and Jeff Yeung beat Keith Woolems and Gavin Fella 6-3, 7-5 in No. 1 doubles.
    Chandler Lacy and Jackson Ramsey beat Pierce Brown and Sam Martin 6-3, 6-1 in No. 2 doubles.

  • Bulldogs outserve Cloverport for...

    CANNELTON—Nicole Harris made eight digs and three kills and served two aces as Cannelton beat Cloverport 25-17, 26-24, 25-19 in volleyball Tuesday.
    Ashley Troutman and April Terry each served seven points and Kelsey Marshall added six.
    Terry, Marshall and Jordyn Vogt each served two aces to match Harris in that department.
    Marshall and Troutman each made two digs and Vogt made two kills.

  • PC 1-3 in Barr-Reeve tourney;...

    MONTGOMERY—Perry Central lost to three teams ranked in the top five in the state’s Class A coaches poll at Barr-Reeve’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    The Commodores fell to No. 5 Trinity Lutheran 25-19, 25-10, to No. 2 Barr-Reeve 25-17, 25-14, and to No. 3 Indianapolis Lutheran 25-20, 25-14.
    They then beat Linton 25-17, 25-18 to place seventh in the eight-team tourney.
    Brittany Parker made eight kills and 13 digs against Linton.
    Jordan Sprinkle added five kills and Maddie Hubert four. Grace James had 16 assists and served three aces.