Today's Sports

  • Rangers shut out Tell City

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Forest Park controlled the ball in its offensive half of the field most of the game and beat Tell City 10-0 in girls soccer Tuesday.
    Tell City freshman goalie Linden Froehlich made several nice saves, but the Rangers got so many shots from fairly close range that it still became a high scoring game for them.
    “Linden made great saves,” said Tell City Coach Kelsey Henrickson. “She plays hard and she plays aggressive.

  • Tell City boys place 8th in...

    TERRE HAUTE—Leo Simpson and Nate Kaiser placed in the top 18 to lead Tell City to eighth place in the 31-team State Preview boys cross country meet Saturday.

  • Tell City falls to 4 opponents

    ROCKPORT—Tell City shot its best score of the season but lost a girls golf triangular match Wednesday.
    Southridge and South Spencer each shot 199 to tie for first place and Tell City shot 249.
    Cloey Pledger shot a season-low 59 to lead Tell City.
    Taylor Goffinet shot 60, Hannah Gray 64, and Maggie Lamb 66 to complete the Marksmen’s scoring.
    Kenzie Burgess, who shot 68, and Hannah Rhodes, 69, also played for the Marksmen.
    “This is the first match where everyone has been below 70,” noted Tell City Coach Amber Wheatley.

  • Bradley falls short in bid to...

    DOVER, U.K.—Tell City native Eric Bradley terminated his English Channel Swim after 9.5 hours and 16 miles of the planned 21-mile journey.

  • PC, Tell City split games

    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Ryan Berger caught a 30-yard touchdown pass from Camiren Zellers with 0:55 left to lift Perry Central past Tell City 20-14 in eighth grade football Thursday.
    Zellers completed a fourth-down pass to John Sagracy earlier to keep the drive alive.
    With the score tied 14-14, Tell City drove to the Perry Central 34-yard line before fumbling. Braedy Gayer recovered it for the Commodores to start their winning drive.

  • Commodores fall to Tecumseh

    LYNNVILLE—Terissa Roark made 11 kills but Perry Central lost to Tecumseh 25-21, 25-13, 25-14 in volleyball Thursday.
    Addy Davis had 17 assists for the Commodores and Brooke Lasher made seven digs.
    Tecumseh won the JV match 25-16, 25-6.
    Morgan Judy had two kills and four assists for Perry Central and Elly Wallace made two kills and four digs.
    Tecumseh also won the C-team match 25-16, 25-21.
    Judy made three kills in that match and Shea Berkhouse had four assists.
    Wallace made 14 digs.

  • Perry Central boys 11th; PC...

    RAMSEY—John Bashor placed 28th in 18:18 to lead Perry Central to 11th place in North Harrison’s 20-team Cougar Classic boys cross country invitational Thursday.
    Bashor thus earned a medal as one of the top 30 finishers in the 138-runner race.
    Other Perry Central scorers were Dylan Hubert, 46th in 18:54; Chase James, 65th in 19:40; Wyatt Edwards, 74th in 19:59; and Jonathan Theis, 81st in 20:14.
    Jasper won the team title with 79 points. Perry Central scored 269.

  • Aces, Orleans top Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Caressa Sloss made four kills and four blocks but Cannelton lost to Cloverport 7-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-17 in volleyball Wednesday.
    Sloss made eight total spikes for the Bulldogs and Madeline Lindauer added four.
    Tory Thomas and Mackenzie Reed each served five aces and Kendra Anastasiades added four.
    Chloe Davis made nine digs.
    Orleans beat Cannelton 25-12, 25-9, 25-6 Aug. 24. No statistics were available for that match.
    Cannelton’s JV team lost 25-16, 25-21 to Cloverport and 25-18, 25-7 to Orleans.

  • Tell City spikes 2 opponents

    TELL CITY—Kammie Jo Hayes made 16 kills as Tell City defeated Lanesville 25-19, 25-19, 25-12 in volleyball Wednesday.
    Emili Stephens and Bailey Weikel each added seven kills and Rachel Malone had 37 assists.
    Morgan Schuetter made 14 digs and Samantha Stephens added 10.
    Malone served 14 points, including five aces, and Weikel added 10 points, including seven aces.
    Tell City also beat Corydon 25-18, 25-13, 25-19 as Hayes made 16 kills, Emili Stephens six, Addison Fella five, and Samantha Stephens four.
    Malone had 29 assists.

  • Tell City’s offense sputters...

    Spencer County Journal-Democrat

    REO—For the second consecutive week Tell City’s offense struggled to find consistency as the Marksmen fell to South Spencer 18-6 in PAC football Friday.
    Marksmen Coach Josh Teague said his team wasn’t ready at the start.
    “We didn’t come out in the first half very good at all,” Teague said. “Second half we had a little bit better fight, but we didn’t have an answer for (Jaylen Taylor).”