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  • Boonville’s spread attack to...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Stopping Boonville’s running game and deep passing attack will be keys for Tell City when they meet in football Friday at 7 p.m.
    “They run the spread for the most part,” said Tell City Coach Josh Teague about the 2-2 Pioneers. “They want to be able to run the ball.”

  • PC’s Graham wins, Tell City 4th...

    NASHVILLE—Perry Central’s Marcus Graham was the individual winner and Tell City placed four runners in the top 31 as it placed fourth in the elite race at Brown County’s Eagle Classic boys cross country invitational Saturday.

  • Tell City falls to Raiders,...

    HUNTINGBURG—Tell City golfers shot some of their better scores but were one person short of having enough for a team score against Southridge Thursday.
    The Marksmen had only three golfers available so they had to forfeit to the Raiders, who shot 216.
    Southridge’s Dalie Wibbeler shot 47 for medalist honors but Tell City’s Alex Lawalin was only three strokes behind her.
    Kyra Gentry shot 59 and freshman Taylor Goffinet a personal-best 63 for Tell City.
    The Marksmen lost a road match to Boonville 203-243 Tuesday.

  • Marksmen get first victory

    REO—Only two sets were close as Tell City trounced South Spencer 5-0 in PAC boys tennis Wednesday.
    Chandler Lacy defeated Colin Buse 7-5, 6-3 in No. 1 singles.
    Blaze Brumfield lost the first set of No. 2 singles to Mason Schmidt 5-7 but then won each of the next two sets 6-0.
    Ethan Maffia and Jackson Ramsey breezed past Tyler Mallory and Alex Boultinghouse 6-1, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.

  • Turnovers doom Perry Central

    Sports Correspondent

    PAOLI—Four turnovers hurt Perry Central in a 28-21 loss to Paoli in PLAC football Friday night.
    Perry Central trailed 21-14 with 10:00 left in the fourth quarter Jacob Kelly intercepted a Paoli pass and returned it 7 yards to the 1-yard line.
    After three plays from the 1-yard line produced a loss of 2 yards, Alex Simpson ran off left tackle for a touchdown.
    Kelly’s extra-point kick tied the game at 21-21.

  • Mistakes haunt Tell City in loss...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Pike Central took advantage of Tell City’s mistakes, including problems on special teams, to beat the Marksmen 43-21 in PAC football Friday.
    Tell City outrushed the Chargers 350 yards to 98 and had 123 more total yards than the Chargers.
    The Marksmen’s totals included a 27-yard loss after a bad snap on what was supposed to be a punt.

  • Tell City outhits, outserves...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Emma Kohnert made 13 kills and five blocks and Rachel Malone served 23 points as Tell City beat Perry Central 25-14, 25-7, 25-17 in volleyball Thursday.
    Perry Central trailed only 16-11 in the first game after Terissa Roark and Ryann Lynch teamed to make a block.
    Bad serves on two of their next three attempts kept the Commodores from being able to cut Tell City’s lead.
    The Marksmen led 21-14 before Malone served the last four points.

  • Tell City perfect in Perry-...

    LEOPOLD—The top five runners for each team score in cross country, so if a team has the top five finishers in a meet it compiles a perfect score of 15.
    Tell City did even better than that Tuesday, as it took the top six places and eight of the top nine in dominating the Perry-Spencer junior high boys invitational.
    Heritage Hills placed second with 73 points, Perry Central third with 80, and South Spencer fourth with 138 in the four-team meet.
    Tell City’s Nigel Kaiser won the meet in 12:50, less than a second ahead of teammate Kaden Chestnut.

  • Perry Central loses 5 matches

    MONTGOMERY—A lack of kills hurt Perry Central as it went 0-4 in Barr-Reeve’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Addy Davis and Terissa Roark each made two kills to lead the Commodores in a 25-9, 25-9 loss to Northview.
    Kirstyn Linne had four assists and Davis added two. Brooke Mullis made three digs.
    Abby Reed made six kills and Linne had 15 assists in a 23-25, 25-16, 15-12 loss to Linton.
    Payton Emmons, Maddie Labhart, Mullis and Roark each added two kills.
    Roark and Ryann Lynch each made one block.

  • Heritage Hills nips Tell City in...

    LINCOLN CITY—Emma Kohnert made 20 kills and six solo blocks but Tell City lost to Heritage Hills 19-25, 25-17, 25-17, 26-28, 15-11 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.
    Kammie Jo Hayes added 14 kills and Emili Stephens made five.
    Emily Hagedorn had 20 assists and Rachel Malone added 17.
    Malone made 16 digs,  Morgan Schuetter 15, and Hayes 10.
    Madison Mathena and Natalie Sanders each made three blocks.
    Kohnert served 11 points and Hayes added 10. Schuetter served five aces.
    Tell City is 8-3 overall, 2-1 in the PAC.