Today's Sports

  • Davis, Noland lead Perry Central...

    MARENGO—Claire Davis and Bree Noland each won two individual events to lead Perry Central to victory in a girls triangular track meet Thursday.
    Perry Central scored 69.5 points, Crawford County 63, and Paoli 22.5.
    Davis won both throwing events, throwing the shot 34 feet, 1 1/2 inches and the discus 99 feet, 7 inches.
    Perry Central placed three times in each of those events, scoring 19 of a possible 22 points in them.
    Noland won the 400-meter dash in 1:07 and the 200 in 29.38 seconds.

  • Tell City outruns Rebels 83-48

    TELL CITY—With its invitational coming up, Tell City held some top distance runners out of some races but still dominated those events in beating South Spencer 83-48 in boys track Wednesday.
    Alex Ramsey won the 1600-meter run in 4:56.23 and the 800 in 2:17.65. Chase Beckort took the 3200 in 10:59.21.
    The Marksmen swept all three places in each of those races and also won the 3200 relay in 9:39.23 and the 1600 relay in 3:47.08.
    The Marksmen also swept all three places in both throwing events.

  • Tell City splits softball games

    OAKLAND CITY—Justice Kuster pitched a one-hitter and her teammates staked her to a 10-0 first-inning lead as Tell City walloped Wood Memorial 16-1 in softball Wednesday.
    Hayley Fackler’s three-run homer over the center-field fence, her third of the season, was the big blow in the Marksmen’s 10-run first inning.
    Lizzy Kehl went 4 for 4 and Chloe Sandage 3 for 5 to lead Tell City’s 17-hit attack.
    Ava Hilgenhold went 2 for 4 with a double and Elena Hagedorn went 2 for 3.
    Chloe Carman and Morgan Schuetter each added a double.

  • Harrison holds off Tell City

    TELL CITY—Harrison built an 11-2 lead and held off a late Tell City rally to edge the Marksmen 11-10 in baseball Thursday.
    “We started off slow and struggled to make adjustments at the plate the first five innings,” said Tell City Coach Trent Benningfield. “Once we made an adjustment we hit the ball very well, but it was too little, too late.
    “Tretter (Lyons) came in and pitched four quality innings for us to keep us in the game.

  • Bland, Commodores rip Crawford...

    LEOPOLD—Colten Bland drove in three runs with a single, double and triple as Perry Central crushed Crawford County 15-5 in PLAC baseball Thursday.
    Luke Bishop hit a double and Bland, Levi Hubert, Wes Scamahorn and Wyatt Edwards each added a single as they scored eight runs in the second inning to build a 10-2 lead.
    The Commodores also took advantage of five walks and one hit batsman that inning.
    Bland went 3 for 3 to lead Perry Central’s 13-hit attack for the game.

  • PC girls 7th, TC 9th in Tell...

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    TELL CITY—Perry County athletes won the throwing events but didn’t fare as well in the running events at Tell City’s girls track invitational Friday.
    Perry Central finished seventh in the 10-team meet with 46.5 points and Tell City was ninth with 37. Heritage Hills won with 96.
    Tell City’s Kammie Jo Hayes won the shot put at 35 feet, 11 inches and Perry Central’s Claire Davis placed second at 34-10.

  • Tell City 2nd, PC 6th in...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s depth was enough to earn second place in its own 10-team boys track invitational Friday. But it was not enough to beat Heritage Hills.
    Tell City scored 101 points and Perry Central finished sixth with 64. Heritage Hills won with 136.
    “Head to head Heritage Hills won about every battle, so they definitely earned it,” Tell City Coach Zac Hartz said. “We exceeded what we were seeded to go score, but head to head I thought we would’ve fared better.

  • Tell City invitational moved up...

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s boys and girls track invitationals, originally scheduled for this Saturday, have been moved up to Friday at 5 p.m. because of storms in the forecast for Saturday.
    The meet will now be a timed finals format instead of trials and finals in sprints and hurdles.
    “We are expecting the majority of the teams to still be able to compete,” said Tell City Athletic Director Andy Brunner.

  • Tell City girls 3rd in tri-meet

    DUBOIS—Tell City won four events but finished third in a girls triangular track meet Monday.
    Northeast Dubois won with 72 points. Tecumseh scored 47 and Tell City 41.
    Tell City junior Kammie Jo Hayes set a personal record as she won the shot put with a 34-foot-10 throw. Teammate Cloey Pledger was second at 27-1.
    Jana Lacy won the discus with an 85-foot-0 throw and Pledger was second at 70-10.
    Freshman Valerie Kehl won the 100-meter dash in 13.85 seconds and placed second in the 200 in 28.97.

  • Perry Central third in triangular

    ENGLISH—Perry Central improved its scored by 11 strokes from its previous match but finished third in a boys triangular golf match Tuesday.
    Crawford County won with 176 strokes. Forest Park shot 192 and Perry Central 198.
    Perry Central sophomore Garrett James finished second in the match with 43, five strokes behind medalist Dayton Pinter of Crawford County.
    Other Perry Central scorers were Brennan Tucker with 48, Braeden Etienne 53, and Lain Knieriem 54.