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  • PC girls second in triangular

    REO—Cathryn Peter won three races as Perry Central finished second in a girls triangular track meet Tuesday.
    Southridge won with 80 points. Perry Central scored 68 and South Spencer 18.
    Peter won the 1600-meter run in 5:47 and the 3200 in 12:35.
    She teamed with Megan Thomas, Jessica Theis and Marie Schwartz to win the 3200 relay in 10:45.
    Amber Lindauer ran the 300 low hurdles in 52.16 for Perry Central’s other running victory.
    The Commodores also won two field events. Hannah Harpenau took the long jump at 14 feet, 6 inches and Ashley Gengelbach cleared 5 feet to win the high jump.

  • Cassidy wins 12 awards

    By LARRY GOFFINET Sports Editor LEOPOLD—Tanner Cassidy received 12 awards, including Most Valuable Player, for boys basketball at Perry Central’s winter sports awards program Sunday.

  • Perry Central knocks off Providence

    LEOPOLD—Sydney Goffinet hit a two-run homer in a four-run third inning that carried Perry Central past Providence 5-3 in girls softball Tuesday.
    Brooke Litherland added a double to Perry Central’s six-hit attack for the game and Ashley Guillaume drove in a run with a single.
    Miranda Claise scattered eight Providence hits as she pitched a complete game for her fourth win of the season.
    She struck out one and walked none but hit two batters.
    Her teammates backed her with errorless defense.

  • Tell City overtakes Rebels

    Staff Writer

    ROCKPORT—Tell City scored three seventh-inning runs to stun South Spencer 10-9 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    The Marksmen were down 9-7 going into the final inning, but Austin Paulin led off with a double. After Drew Mowery hit a bloop single and stole second, the Marksmen had runners at second and third with no outs.
    Next batter Trent Rainey hit a soft grounder to second base. Though it would have scored Paulin, Rebel second baseman Charleston Roberts had a chance to keep the tying run at third while recording the inning’s first out.

  • PC boys roll in tri-meet

    REO—Perry Central won 13 of 16 events to cruise to victory in a boys triangular track meet Tuesday.
    The Commodores scored 99 points, South Spencer 38, and Southridge 30.
    “South Spencer had some good athletes there and (Cody) Thompson of South-ridge was the regional champion in the high jump last year,” said Perry Central Coach Jason Barnett.
    Thompson edged Perry Central’s Andrew Huber to win the high jump, 6-foot-2 to 6 feet.
    And South Spencer’s Isiah Stokes won two events, including the 400 relay in which Perry Central was disqualified for an exchange out of the zone.

  • Sherry propels Tell City past Northeast Dubois

    LYNNVILLE—Caleb Sherry won four races to lead Tell City to victory in a boys triangular track meet Monday.
    The Marksmen scored 81 points, Northeast Dubois 64, and Tecumseh 10.
    Sherry won the 1600-meter run in 4:55.70 and the 800 in 2:04.87.
    He teamed with Brook Smith, Donovan Ingle and Brandon Gaynor to win the 3200 relay in 9:04.23.
    Landon Thomas, Matthew Cole, Sherry and Logan Smithson won the 1600 relay in 3:38.90.
    Smithson also won the 400 dash in 52.57.
    Cole also won the 100 dash in 11.64 and teamed with David Meyer, Landon Thomas and Nick Buchta to win the 400 relay in 48.86.

  • Perry Central shuts out Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET Sports Editor TELL CITY—Miranda Claise pitched a three-hitter and Perry Central scored three runs in the sixth inning to beat Tell City 4-0 in girls softball Monday.

  • Perry Central outslugs Cannelton

    CANNELTON—Anthony Mosby went 3 for 5 with a home run as Perry Central beat Cannelton 13-11 in baseball Monday.

  • Student art show

    The ninth annual Tell City High School Art Show opened to the public Monday and will continue from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. The event is being held in the school’s library.

  • TNR program May 20

    PERRY COUNTY – County residents are asked to help the Perry County Animal Shelter in controlling stray cats in the area with a trap, neuter and release program.