Today's Sports

  • Bulldogs fall to Rebels

    ELIZABETH—South Central’s change-of-pace attack caused Cannelton problems as the Rebels won 25-4, 25-6, 25-16 in volleyball Thursday.
    “They played more of a slower-paced game and our girls aren’t used to that,” said Cannelton Coach Jordan Kratzer. “I think that threw our girls off.”
    Caressa Sloss did make five blocks for Cannelton and Jordyn Vogt added three.
    Tori Stowe made 10 digs and Sloss added nine.
    Cannelton made only two kills, one apiece by Stowe and Sloss.
    The Bulldogs served no aces.

  • No. 4 Blackhawks hold off...

    FRENCH LICK—Perry Central battled Springs Valley, which is ranked No. 4 in the state’s Class A coaches poll, to a five-game match but lost 24-26, 25-14, 25-16, 23-25, 15-8 in PLAC volleyball Thursday.
    Maddie Hubert made 11 kills and 14 digs for Perry Central. Brooke Mullis added nine kills and Terissa Roark seven, and Addy Davis had 25 assists.
    Davis and Ryann Lynch each matched Hubert’s 14 digs. Mullis and Brooke Lasher added 12 apiece.
    Davis and Roark each made three blocks and Payton Emmons added two.

  • Schuetter serves Tell City past...

    TELL CITY—Morgan Schuetter served 25 points, including six aces, as Tell City beat Paoli 16-25, 25-16, 25-23, 25-12 in volleyball Thursday.
    Kammie Jo Hayes added four ace serves.
    Emma Kohnert led Tell City hitters with 15 kills and seven blocks. Hayes added 12 kills and Brenee Leibering five.
    Emily Hagedorn had 32 assists.
    Madison Schuetter made 12 digs and Morgan Schuetter added nine.
    Paoli won the JV match 25-24, 25-22.
    Megan Sandage served nine points and Grace Kreilein six for Tell City, with each of them getting two aces.

  • Titans cruise past Tell City

    FORT BRANCH—Gibson Southern amassed 535 yards of offense in beating Tell City 77-16 in PAC football Friday.
    The unbeaten Titans demonstrated why they are ranked No. 1 in Class 3A as they built a 64-0 halftime lead.
    Titan quarterback Nick Sellers passed for four touchdowns and ran for two. All but one of those touchdowns came in the first half.
    He completed 8 of 8 passes for 190 yards.
    The Titans rushed for 345 yards on 38 carries, an average of 9.1 yards per carry.

  • Commodores pull away to victory...

    Sports Editor

    FRENCH LICK—Perry Central kicked its offense in gear in the second half to overtake Springs Valley for a 34-21 PLAC football victory Friday.
    The Commodores had only 89 yards of offense - 67 rushing and 22 passing - in the first half as they trailed 14-7 at the break.
    They increased their rushing total to 258 yards in the second half and completed another pass for 9 yards.

  • Castle shuts out Tell City in...

    REO—Tennis beginners at the start of the season, Blaze Brumfield and Jacob Mowery played the closest set for Tell City in its 5-0 sectional finals loss to Castle Saturday.
    Brumfield and Mowery fell to Aaron Weir and Jake Matuscak 7-5, 6-1 in No. 2 doubles.
    Castle’s Aaron Alling and Reece Stephens beat Austin Groves and Jackson Ramsey 6-2, 6-1 in No. 1 doubles.
    In singles play Evan Bottorff beat Kevin Yeung 6-1, 6-0 in No. 1 and Chaitanya Cherupka defeated Chandler Lacy 6-1, 6-1 in No. 2.
    Blake Ellis won by forfeit in No. 3 singles.

  • Rebels defeat Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Cannel-ton made no ace serves in a 25-20, 25-16, 25-12 volleyball loss to South Spencer Tuesday.
    Caressa Sloss made two kills and three blocks to lead Cannelton hitters.
    April Terry made nine digs and Jordyn Vogt went 6 for 6 serving.
    “We played pretty well with them in the first game,” said Cannelton Coach Jordan Kratzer.
    Cannelton, 0-16, will visit South Central tonight at 5:30.

  • Vikings, Wildcats top Marksmen

    POSEYVILLE—Emma Kohnert made 14 kills and seven blocks but Tell City lost to North Posey 25-11, 25-15, 27-29, 25-20 in PAC volleyball Saturday.
    Kammie Jo Hayes added eight kills and Brenee Leibering four for the Marksmen. Emily Hagedorn had 25 assists.
    Hayes made four blocks and Emili Stephens and Mary Steen each added three.
    Hayes led the team in digs with 16 and Madison Schuetter added 14.
    Hayes served nine points and Schuetter added eight.
    North Posey won the JV match 24-25, 25-13, 15-7.

  • Perry Central wins twice Saturday

    BOONVILLE—Maddie Hubert made 22 kills and 36 digs as Perry Central won two matches in Boonville’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Hubert made 14 kills and 16 digs as the Commodores beat Corydon 25-23, 25-21, 25-21.
    Terissa Roark added eight kills and Brooke Mullis six. Addy Davis had 25 assists and made two blocks.
    Brooke Lasher made 15 digs and Mullis added 10.
    Hubert served five aces, Lasher three, and Davis two.
    Hubert made eight kills and 20 digs in a 25-23, 25-18, 25-17 win over Bosse.

  • No. 1 Gibson Southern poses big...

    Sports Editor

    FORT BRANCH—Tell City has faced several tough football opponents this season, but none will be tougher than Gibson Southern, which the Marksmen will visit Friday at 7 p.m.
    The Titans are 7-0 and ranked No. 1 in the state in Class 3A. They have outscored their opponents by 52.0 points per game.
    Their closest game was a 42-13 win over defending Class 3A regional champion Heritage Hills. They beat Henderson County, usually a powerhouse in Class 6A in Kentucky, 56-7 on the road.