Today's Sports

  • TC vs. PC will be battle of two...

    Tell City Coach Ryan George expects a large crowd when his team hosts Perry Central in football Friday at 7 p.m.
    That was the case when they met for the first time in 2007 but hasn’t always been since, as usually one team came in with a much better record than the other and the games were one-sided.

  • Tell City 2nd, PC 3rd in Lincoln...

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City placed six runners in the top 27 to finish second in the 11-teamm Lincoln Trail Invitational boys cross country meet Tuesday.
    Tell City scored 75 points and Perry Central was third with 95. Daviess County, one of Kentucky’s top-ranked teams, won with 32.
    Perry Central’s Bryce Lain was the top local finisher, placing third in 16:25. But Tell City’s Caleb Sherry was just one second behind him in fourth place.

  • Roos to launch book in Ireland...

    IRELAND—Tell City graduate Mike Roos will launch his book on Ireland High School’s 1962-63 basketball season with a reading and book signing at the Ireland Elementary gymnasium Sept. 29 at 1 p.m. Perry County time.
    Former NBA Coach of the Year Del Harris, who faced Ireland that season as Dale’s coach, will be a special guest speaker. Longtime Evansville sportscaster Mike Blake will emcee the launch, which is free and open to the public.

  • Bosse tops Tell City in...

    EVANSVILLE—Bosse shut out Tell City for the first 79 minutes and beat the Marksmen 2-1 in boys soccer Wednesday.
    Eli Reed scored Tell City’s goal in the final minute on an assist from Grant Bolin.
    Reed Goffinet made 22 saves in goal for Tell City and other defenders made 10 saves.
    But the Marksmen got only eight shots on goal.
    “It was a very physical game,” said Tell City Coach Austin Fischer.
    Tell City, 1-7, will host Northeast Dubois today at 5 p.m.

  • Tell City runs tennis win streak...

    TELL CITY—Tell City won the top two singles matches and No. 2 doubles to beat Pike Central 3-2 in PAC boys tennis Thursday.
    That was the Marksmen’s third win in three days and fifth in a row as they raised their record to 5-2 in the PAC and 6-3 overall.
    “This was probably the best we played as a team all year,” said Tell City Coach Nick Weyer. “From top to bottom, I was extremely proud of our play tonight. Pike Central is a solid, well-coached team; therefore, this is a good win for us.
    “It’s been a tiring, hot week, but the gentlemen worked hard and had positive outcomes.”

  • Commodores’ defense stops Tell...

    By LARRY GOFFINET Sports Editor

    LEOPOLD—Strong defense, including improved blocking the last two games, helped Perry Central defeat Tell City 25-21, 25-16, 25-20 in volleyball Thursday.

  • Tell City routs Chargers

    By MIKE SPRAGUE Sports Correspondent

    PETERSBURG—Tell City ran all over Pike Central for a 48-7 win in Pocket Athletic Conference football Friday.

  • Commodores defeat Rams on...

    By LARRY GOFFINET Sports Editor LEOPOLD—Austin LeClere kicked a 23-yard field goal as time expired to give Perry Central a 24-21 PLAC football win over Paoli Friday.

  • Hayes leads Memphis to victory

    MEMPHIS, Tenn.—Tell City graduate McKenzie Hayes tied for the team lead in kills as the University of Memphis beat Southeastern Louisiana 25-15, 25-23, 26-24 in volleyball Saturday.
    Hayes, who sprained an ankle in preseason, did not play in the Tigers’ first five matches but made her debut in the second set of Saturday’s match and made three kills in just five attempts in that game.
    She finished the match with 10 kills, tying Lauren Hawkins for the team lead. Hayes also made three digs.

  • Gibson Southern swamps Tell City

    FORT BRANCH—Teddy Rexing and Hunter DeWeese each scored three goals as Gibson Southern beat Tell City 11-3 in PAC boys soccer Monday.
    “That’s a very good team,” Tell City Coach Austin Fischer said of the Titans, who are ranked No. 15 in the state in Class A. “They were a scoring machine.
    “We played well. We’re getting better.”