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Today's Sports

  • Rebels rout Marksmen

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—South Spencer had 13 hits but walks and errors were also key differences as the Rebels beat Tell City 13-1 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    South Spencer pitchers Jon Stallings and Trey Toler did not walk anyone and their teammates backed them with errorless defense.
    Tell City committed four errors and walked five.
    Kobe Stephens led off the game with a walk against Rhett Baumeister.

  • Cannelton has 23 hits in victory

    CANNELTON—Tristan Simmons and Jeff Kendall combined for eight hits and 11 RBIs as Cannelton annihilated Grace Baptist 23-1 in baseball Tuesday.
    “They’re only in their second year (of having a baseball team) so they’re still kind of finding their way through it,” said Cannelton Coach Mike Garrett. “But I can’t take anything away from my guys—we hit the ball hard.”
    Cannelton built a 15-1 lead in the first two innings as Simmons hit a double in each inning.

  • Marksman boys outrun Jeeps

    DUBOIS—Strong performances in the distance races led Tell City to victory in a rain-shortened boys triangular track meet Monday.
    Tell City scored 54 points, Northeast Dubois 35, and Tecumseh 4. The Marksmen won eight of the nine events that were completed.
    “We had the top three in the shot put and top two in the long jump, but one Northeast Dubois kid hadn’t jumped or thrown yet so they didn't count,” noted Tell City Coach Zac Hartz.

  • Perry Central’s big inning leads...

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Perry Central scored seven runs in the second inning and cruised to an 11-4 rain-shortened girls softball win over Tell City Monday.
    The game was scoreless going into the bottom of the second inning. But Perry Central then loaded the bases with no outs on Madison Guillaume’s bloop single to left field, Lexi Aders’ single off the third-base bag, and a walk to Casey James.
    Tell City still had chances to get out of the inning.

  • Perry Central second in...

    HUNTINGBURG—Nic Pierrard shot 49 to lead Perry Central to second place in a three-team boys golf match Thursday.
    Southridge won with 163 strokes. Perry Central shot 219 and Tecumseh 261.
    Besides Pierrard, Perry Central scorers were Eric Schepers with 55, Coby Aders 57, and Zach James 58.
    Travis Brown, who shot 59, and Jimmy Graves, 63, also played for Perry Central.
    Southridge senior Tyler Gray, who has signed to play for the University of Evansville, was the medalist with a 2-under-par 33.

  • Paoli sweeps match with Tell City

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Paoli won every match in straight sets to beat Tell City 5-0 in girls tennis Thursday.
    The closest match was in No. 3 singles, where Jessica Fullington beat Kelsey Gowers 6-2, 7-5.
    Abbie Franklin shut out Cassie Bryant 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 singles, and Lexie Osborn beat Addie Peter 6-2, 6-3 in No. 2.
    Hannah Balsmeyer and Luci Waynick blanked Mercedes Mendez and Megan Teague 6-0, 6-0 in No. 1 doubles.

  • Commodores split two games

    LEOPOLD—Austin Linne pitched a five-hitter as Perry Central beat Corydon 6-1 in baseball Friday.
    Linne struck out five and walked four.
    “He threw strikes and was consistent,” said Perry Central Coach Phil Zellers. “He really did a good job working ahead in the count today.”
    Rosendo Gonzalez and Anthony Mosby each went 2 for 3 to lead Perry Central’s six-hit attack.
    Luke Hubert and Zane Gayer each added one hit.
    Gonzalez, Mosby and Gayer each drove in two runs.

  • Perry Central stomps Corydon

    CORYDON—Hannah Edwards and Kosha Wetzel each hit a two-run triple as Perry Central beat Corydon 11-3 in softball Wednesday.
    Lexi Aders added a double and a single and Brittany Parker also contributed two hits to Perry Central’s nine-hit attack. They each drove in one run.
    Perry Central batters struck out only three times.
    They also took advantage of eight Corydon errors.
    Miranda Claise pitched a six-hitter for the win. She struck out six and walked two.
    Perry Central won the JV game 9-7 in seven innings.

  • Commodore girls win triangular

    LINCOLN CITY—Hannah Harpenau won two events with personal records as Perry Central won a girls triangular track meet Thursday.
    The Commodores scored 75 points, Heritage Hills 51, and Wood Memorial 40.
    Harpenau won the 100-meter intermediate hurdles in 16.75 seconds and the long jump at 15 feet, 2 inches, both personal bests.
    Perry Central throwers also set personal records in winning their events. Jordan Sprinkle took the discus with a 103-foot-31⁄2 toss and Jessica Coultas won the shot put at 30 feet, 10 inches.

  • PC outruns Pats, Trojans in...

    LINCOLN CITY—Perry Central won 11 of 16 events to take a boys triangular track meet Thursday.
    The Commodores scored 95 points, Heritage Hills 57, and Wood Memorial 13.
    Perry Central won all the distance races despite switching its lineups in them around.
    Aaron Pierrard won the 3200-meter run in 10:21 and freshman Dakota Brewster was second in 12:18.
    Pierrard did not run the 1600 but the Commodores still swept the top three places in it.