Today's Sports

  • Marksmen down No.1 team in the...

    PAOLI – On Saturday, the Tell City Marksmen competed in the IHSAA Class 2A regional games against Southwestern of Hanover and Linton-Stockton.
    The Marksmen took care of business in the first game against Southwestern, defeating the number one team in the state, 54-48.

  • Tell City falls to Miners in...

    PAOLI – In the second match up of the day, the Marksmen played a hard-fought game against the Miners.
    Linton-Stockton had advanced to the second game after defeating Paoli on a last second buzzer beater.
    The Miners came into the second regional game against Tell City with a 26-3 record.
    The Marksmen loss the regional title game against Linton-Stockton, 45-36.
    Braeden Beard led the Marksmen in scoring with 23 points on 9 of 14 shooting, drilling four total 3-pointers in the game.

  • Marksmen knock off Mater Dei to...

    HUNTINGBURG – On Saturday, the Tell City Marksmen competed in the championship game of the IHSAA sectional against Evansville Mater Dei. Tell City played a hard-fought game to knock off the Wildcats and earned  the well-deserved hardware with a final score of 46-36.
    Trent Arnold was the leading scorer for Tell City with 19 points on 5 of 9 shooting and splashed a total of three 3-pointers in the matchup.

  • Marksmen drop North Posey

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    HUNTINGBURG – On Friday, the Marksmen basketball team competed in Game 5 of the IHSAA sectional against the North Posey Vikings. Braeden Beard was the leading scorer for the Marksmen with a game-high 19 points and 10 boards as Tell City defeated North Posey, 52-32.
    Trent Arnold was second in scoring behind Beard with 14 points and Lyons came in with 8 points in the game.

  • Rangers defeat Commodores in...

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    HUNTINGBURG – On Wednesday, the Perry Central Commodores competed in game 3 of the class 2A basketball sectional against the Forest Park Rangers.
    The Commodores lost a hard fought game to the Rangers with a final score, 54-50.
    Perry Central had three players score in double figures with Patrick Mitchell dropping 17 points; Cameron Bland and Tate Mullis each scored 11 points a piece in the sectional contest. Ryan Hubert scored 6 points in the game.

  • Dubois’ strength send Bulldogs...

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    OAKLAND CITY – On Tuesday, the Cannelton Bulldogs competed in game 1 of the class A sectional against  the Northeast Dubois Jeeps.
    The Jeeps defeated the Bulldogs with a final score, 76-48.
    Rafe Garrett and Dylan Young were the two leading scorers for the team with Garrett’s 19 points; Young came in with 17 points in the game.
    The Jeeps came into the matchup searching for a quick offensive groove in the beginning of the contest, jumping to a quick 21-8 lead at the end of the first quarter.

  • Commodores fall to Heritage Hills

    by: zane clodfelter
    Journal Democrat
    LINCOLN CITY – Heritage Hills entered Friday’s season finale with just one loss and throughout the 32 minutes of game action that followed, it was pretty clear why as the Patriots cruised to a 68-39 victory over Perry Central in boys basketball.
    Heritage Hills improved to 22-1 on the season to enter its Class 3A sectional on a 19-game winning streak. The Patriots’ lone regular season loss came against Washington Dec. 8.

  • Mucker places 8th in State...

    INDIANAPOLIS – On Friday, Trey Mucker competed in the IHSAA state wrestling finals and wrested William Fiechter of Southern Wells High School in the first round of the state meet held at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse.
    Fiechter came out on the attack in the first period and scored a takedown with a quick duck-under move and rode Mucker out for the rest of that period, ending in a 2-0 score.
    Mucker won the coin flip in the second period and chose the defensive position.

  • Bulldogs’ hot shooting scorch...

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    CANNELTON – On Friday, the Cannelton Bulldogs closed out the regular season with a major conference win against Evansville Christian, 61-35.
    The Bulldogs had three players score in double figures with Dylan Young’s 16 points, David Reed dropped 13 points and Rafe Garrett scored 10 points. Noland Aders came in with 9 points knocking down a total of three 3-pointers.
    The Cannelton Bulldogs came into the contest hitting on all cylinders against the Eagles.

  • Basketball sectional pairings...

    INDIANAPOLIS – The IHSAA basketball sectional pairings were revealed on Sunday and we will be underway for sectional play on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
    For Class A, The Cannelton Bulldogs will be matching up against Northeast Dubois on Tuesday at 6 p.m. The winner of that game will advance to take on Day School. Class A sectional games will be held at Wood Memorial High School.
    For the Class 2A sectional, Perry Central will be matching up against Forest Park on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m.