https://www.perrycountynews.com/sports/rss.xml en PC’s Guillaume national pole vault champion https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/pc%E2%80%99s-guillaume-national-pole-vault-champion <p> By larry goffinet</p> <p> SpORTS EDITOR EMERITUs</p> <p> GREENSBORO, N.C. &ndash; Sawyer Guillaume didn&rsquo;t set a personal record with his pole vaulting last week, but he was good enough to win a national championship.</p> <p> Sawyer, a Perry Central eighth-grader, cleared 10 feet, 10 inches to win the age-13 title in the AAU Junior Olympic Nationals.</p> <p> He had cleared 11 feet, 5 3/4 inches in a meet at Henderson, Ky., July 4 and was hoping to better that. But he didn&rsquo;t have to claim the first-place medal.</p> Marksmen hope to capitalize on seasoned players https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/marksmen-hope-capitalize-seasoned-players <p> Jennifer Hauser</p> <p> Staff Writer</p> <p> Tell City High School&rsquo;s football program is gearing up for the upcoming season. With their first scrimmage at Crawford County less than two weeks away, the coaching staff is feeling confident that their squad is not only ready to play, but optimistic for a winning season.</p> <p> The Marksmen finished the 2018 season with a 3-7 record.</p> Q&A: Coaches answer questions on upcoming season https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/qa-coaches-answer-questions-upcoming-season-0 <p> By ZANE CLODFELTER</p> <p> Sports editor, Spencer County Journal-Democrat</p> <p> High school football season kicked off last Monday in Evansville as area schools gathered to share details on their upcoming seasons with local media. Questions ranged from season outlooks to favorite superstitions. In Monday&rsquo;s issue, we featured Perry Central coaches comments. Presented today are the best quotes Tell City coaches with week one of the regular season just weeks away.</p> Perry Central Hosts Little League All-Stars Tournament https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/perry-central-hosts-little-league-all-stars-tournament <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12u_runner_up.jpg" alt="12U Second Place Team members of the Tell City All-Stars include: first row, from left: Drew Greulich, Walter Hagedorn Jr., Jack Hammond, Landon Sandage, Liam O’Malley, Manny Avallone; back row, from left: Coach Todd Hammond, Owen Evrard, Owen Millay, Ethan Schraner, Coach Brian Melton, Nolan Gebhard, Ross Melton, Coach Adam Evrard, Zack Little and Coach Walter Hagedorn. " title="12U Second Place Team members of the Tell City All-Stars include: first row, from left: Drew Greulich, Walter Hagedorn Jr., Jack Hammond, Landon Sandage, Liam O’Malley, Manny Avallone; back row, from left: Coach Todd Hammond, Owen Evrard, Owen Millay, Ethan Schraner, Coach Brian Melton, Nolan Gebhard, Ross Melton, Coach Adam Evrard, Zack Little and Coach Walter Hagedorn. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Leopold &ndash; Perry Central hosted a little league baseball tournament July 20-21. There were three age divisions in the two-day tournament, 12 and under, 10 and under, and 8 and under. For many of the teams present, this was to be their last tournament of the Little League All-Stars baseball season.</p> <p> In the 12U division Tell City, Perry Central, Tecumseh, North Spencer and Crawford County played. Tell City took on North Spencer in the championship game, but came up short. The young Marksmen lost to the Patriots 14-4, after a long delay for inclement weather.</p> Hale first in state archery tourney, second at national event https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/hale-first-state-archery-tourney-second-national-event <img src="https://www.perrycountynews.com/sites/www.perrycountynews.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/olivia_hale_archery.jpg" alt="On June 29, Olivia Hale, third from left, competed in the State S3DA 3D Archery Tournament held at Koteewi Archery Club in Noblesville, and took first place in the High School Female Olympic Recurve division. She then went to Metropolis, Ill., for the S3DA National 3D Tournament on July 12-13 and took second place earning a half dozen different scholarships to help her continue on competing at the collegiate level. She will be a sophomore at Tell City High School this year and is the daughter of Brandon and Dee Bundy of Cannelton." title="On June 29, Olivia Hale, third from left, competed in the State S3DA 3D Archery Tournament held at Koteewi Archery Club in Noblesville, and took first place in the High School Female Olympic Recurve division. She then went to Metropolis, Ill., for the S3DA National 3D Tournament on July 12-13 and took second place earning a half dozen different scholarships to help her continue on competing at the collegiate level. She will be a sophomore at Tell City High School this year and is the daughter of Brandon and Dee Bundy of Cannelton." align="left" hspace="6" /> 6 Commodore players named to PLAC All-conference https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/6-commodore-players-named-plac-all-conference <p> BY: KASEY RICHARDSON<br /> Sports Editor<br /> LEOPOLD &ndash; The Patoka Lake Athletic Conference&nbsp; have announced its all-conference selections as six Perry Central ball players were named to the team.<br /> Commodore softball players Alana Schepers, Maria Hubert and Justice Cash were selected to the conference team for their elite play during the regular season and the IHSAA sectional tournament.<br /> &ldquo;I was very pleased to get three of our players to the all conference team,&rdquo; said Commodore sofball head&nbsp; coach Mark Rothgerber.<br /> Fest, Noble perform well in IHSAA regional golf match https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/fest-noble-perform-well-ihsaa-regional-golf-match <p> BY: KASEY RICHARDSON<br /> Sports Editor<br /> LEOPOLD &ndash; The Marksmen golf team traveled to Henryville, Indiana to compete in the IHSAA regional tournament, which took place at the Providence Champions Pointe Regional golf course on Thursday.<br /> &ldquo;Spencer and Colin were solid today and we couldn&rsquo;t be more proud of them representing us,&rdquo; said Marksmen golf coach Wesley Noble.<br /> Tell City&rsquo;s junior golfer Colin Noble was the leader in scoring as he shot an 81 for the day and Fest finished at 87 in the tournament.<br /> LPGA event at French Lick willl feature two area golfers now on the tour https://www.perrycountynews.com/content/lpga-event-french-lick-willl-feature-two-area-golfers-now-tour <p> FRENCH LICK, IN &ndash; When the French Lick Resort hosts the Symetra Tour&rsquo;s Donald Ross Classic this July, two rising golf stars from Indiana will be in the field of 144 LPGA hopefuls. These invitations echo a rich tradition as the famed resort continues its six-decade history of hosting prominent women&rsquo;s tournaments, beginning with the LPGA&rsquo;s 1958 French Lick Open. &nbsp;<br />