https://www.perrycountynews.com/sports/rss.xml en Generations collide at Old-timers baseball classic https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/generations-collide-old-timers-baseball-classic <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/oldtimer_bb_bat_2.jpg" alt=" Generations of fans came together Tuesday at Frank Clemens Field during the Schweizer Fest’s annual Old Timers baseball match-up. Above, Duane Leaf, honored as the eldest player, takes a swing for the fences." title=" Generations of fans came together Tuesday at Frank Clemens Field during the Schweizer Fest’s annual Old Timers baseball match-up. Above, Duane Leaf, honored as the eldest player, takes a swing for the fences." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By ERIC WHITTAKER</p> <p> Staff Writer</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> TELL CITY&mdash; Under the threat of a storm that eventually passed by harmlessly, the Schweizer Fest Old Timers Baseball Game players began their warm-up hour on the Frank Clemens Field in Hagedorn Park.</p> Ettensohn propels TC to win https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/ettensohn-propels-tc-win <p> PRINCETON&mdash; Forward Gabrielle Ettensohn scored both goals as Tell City beat Princeton 2-0 in the junior high girls soccer season opener Saturday.</p> <p> &ldquo;Our girls played very well for the first game of the season,&rdquo; said Tell City Coach Joe Ettensohn. &ldquo;We had about 10 shots on goal total and played good defense.&rdquo;</p> <p> The first goal was about 14 minutes into the game. Tell City had a free kick from about 25 yards out and Gabrielle Ettensohn took the kick and put it over the goalie&rsquo;s head into the back of the net.</p> The Post wins playoff title in softball league https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/post-wins-playoff-title-softball-league <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/womens_playoff_champs-3_col.jpg" alt="The Post won the Tell City Women’s Softball League’s playoff tourney Saturday. Team members are (front row, from left) Kelly Fields, Chelsey Billings, Brooke Lasher, Kayla Gallagher, Lacey Briggs. Back row: Brittany Roark, Kristi James, Misty Park, Kelly Hubert, Andi Rogier, Lauren Goffinet and assistant coach T.J. James. Absent: Brittany Taylor, Casey James and Coach Brandon Long." title="The Post won the Tell City Women’s Softball League’s playoff tourney Saturday. Team members are (front row, from left) Kelly Fields, Chelsey Billings, Brooke Lasher, Kayla Gallagher, Lacey Briggs. Back row: Brittany Roark, Kristi James, Misty Park, Kelly Hubert, Andi Rogier, Lauren Goffinet and assistant coach T.J. James. Absent: Brittany Taylor, Casey James and Coach Brandon Long." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By LARRY GOFFINET</p> <p> Sports Editor Emeritus</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> TELL CITY&mdash;Chelsey Billings went 4 for 5 as The Post beat Cash Waggner 18-7 for the Tell City Women&rsquo;s Softball League playoff tourney title Saturday.</p> <p> The Post led only 9-6 until putting the game away with a nine-run sixth inning.</p> <p> Lauren Goffinet added three hits, including two triples, for The Post. Brittany Roark also had three hits.</p> <p> Annie Wood went 3 for 4 to lead Cash Waggner.</p> Marksmen outshoot Bosse https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/marksmen-outshoot-bosse <p> EVANSVILLE&mdash;Mollie Arnold shot 51 for medalist honors as Tell City beat Bosse 227-267 in its girls golf season opener Monday.</p> <p> Teammate Hannah Gray was right behind Arnold with 52.</p> <p> Cloey Pledger shot 60 and Maggie Lamb 64 to complete the Marksmen&rsquo;s scoring.</p> <p> Macy Hammand led Bosse with 65.</p> <p> &ldquo;We scored very well for our first match,&rdquo; said Tell City Coach Amber Wheatley. &ldquo;The girls have pretty much picked up where they left off last year, and I hope to continue to see improvement.</p> Tell City fall schedules https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/tell-city-fall-schedules-3 <p> Boys Varsity Football<br /> August<br /> 10&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Crawford Co(Scrimmage)&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;H&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;6:30<br /> 17&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Perry Central&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;A&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;7:00<br /> 24&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Heritage Hills&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;A&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;7:00<br /> 31&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;South Spencer&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;H&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;7:00<br /> September<br /> 7&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Pike Central&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;H&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;6:30<br /> 14&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Springs Valley&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;A&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;6:30<br /> Tri-State clinches league title https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/tri-state-clinches-league-title <p> TELL CITY&mdash;Tri-State Service &amp; Maintenance rallied from one run down with two innings left to beat The Post 19-16 to win the Tell City Women&rsquo;s Softball League&rsquo;s regular-season title Tuesday.<br /> Tri-State improved to 10-1 with one game left while The Post fell to 8-3.<br /> The Post handed Tri-State its only loss earlier this season and had it won Tuesday would have owned the tiebreaker over Tri-State.<br /> Instead the Post slipped to the No. 3 seed for this Saturday&rsquo;s league playoff tourney.<br /> Spikes win 12U North Central World Series https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/spikes-win-12u-north-central-world-series <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12u_spikes_team.jpg" alt="The Southern Indiana Spikes won their age-12-and-under NSA World Series last week. Team members are (kneeling Josie Tuggle and Mia Sanford. Standing (from left): Hadley Leibering, MaKenna Labhart, Rheyse Fleck, Miriam Gordon, Ali Gardner, Avery Riley, Olivia Susnjara, Jenna McDowell, Mayci Litherland. Back: Coaches Jason Susnjara, Ben Sanford, Jeff Litherland, Brandon Gordon and Steve Leibering." title="The Southern Indiana Spikes won their age-12-and-under NSA World Series last week. Team members are (kneeling Josie Tuggle and Mia Sanford. Standing (from left): Hadley Leibering, MaKenna Labhart, Rheyse Fleck, Miriam Gordon, Ali Gardner, Avery Riley, Olivia Susnjara, Jenna McDowell, Mayci Litherland. Back: Coaches Jason Susnjara, Ben Sanford, Jeff Litherland, Brandon Gordon and Steve Leibering." align="left" hspace="6" width="108" height="85" /><p> CROWN POINT&mdash;The Southern Indiana Spikes age-12-and-under softball team based out of Evanston capped a 62-10-1 season by winning the North Central Class C NSA World Series last weekend.</p> Is horseshoes dying sport? https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/horseshoes-dying-sport <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/calvin_cash_pitches.jpg" alt="Calvin Cash aims for a ringer as he pitches a horseshoe in last year’s Schweizer Fest tourney." title="Calvin Cash aims for a ringer as he pitches a horseshoe in last year’s Schweizer Fest tourney." align="left" hspace="6" width="71" height="85" /><p> On the left side of this page is entry information for every Schweizer Fest sport to be held this year.</p>