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Today's Sports

  • Tell City 4th at Mount Vernon

    MOUNT VERNON—Brennan Malone won the 110-meter high hurdles to lead Tell City to fourth place in Mount Vernon’s eight-team boys track invitational Friday.
    Tell City scored 57 points. Castle won with 134.
    Malone took the high hurdles race in 15.79 seconds. He placed fourth in the 300 intermediate hurdles in 44.47 and teamed with Landon Thomas, Elliott Brown and Matthew Cole to place fourth in the 400 relay in 45.65.
    Brown placed second in the 100 dash in 11.64 and fifth in the 200 in 23.67.

  • Football sectionals won’t have...

    The IHSAA announced its sectional alignments Monday for all class sports for the next two years, including the new six-class football system.
    With the addition of the extra class for really large schools, there will be 32 schools in Class 6A, with each playing in a four-team sectional.
    There will be 34 schools in Class 5A and exactly 64 in each of the four smaller classes.
    That means first-round byes, which have been available for area teams in Class A and 2A sectionals in recent years, will no longer exist.

  • Tell City edges Vikings

    TELL CITY—Trent Zuelly went 4 for 4 as Tell City nipped North Posey 7-6 in PAC baseball Saturday.
    Gant Miller, Casey May and C.J. Rowe each added two hits for the Marksmen and Austin Paulin drove in two runs.
    Tell City outhit North Posey 13-7, but the Vikings took advantage of seven walks to build a 5-4 lead with three runs in the top of the fourth inning.
    Freshman left-hander Reed Goffinet entered the game that inning with one out and the bases loaded but escaped further damage.

  • Commodores outhit Cougars

    LEOPOLD—Sydney Goffinet went 4 for 4 as Perry Central beat North Harrison 8-4 in girls softball Tuesday.
    Morgan Richardson added a triple and a single to Perry Central’s 13-hit attack. Hannah Edwards hit a double and a single and Ashley Guillaume had a double.
    Edwards drove in three runs. Richardson, Goffinet and Brittany Parker each drove in two.
    “We were very aggressive at the plate and also ran the bases very well, paying attention where the ball was hit and picking up the base coaches,” said Perry Central Coach Mark Rothgerber.

  • Perry Central edges Paoli in 7th

    PAOLI—Perry Central scored two runs in the seventh inning to beat Paoli 5-4 in baseball Monday.
    The Commodores trailed 4-3 entering the top of the seventh.
    With one out, Anthony Mosby walked. Trey Mullis followed with a double, but Mosby was thrown out at home on the play for the second out.
    Alton Cummings singled home Mullis, though, to tie the score.
    Cummings took second on the throw home and scored the go-ahead run on a single by Bryce Ridener.

  • Tell City tops Bulldogs

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—Tell City’s 10 hits and aggressive base running and Cannelton’s four errors combined to give the Marksmen a 9-2 baseball victory Monday.
    The Marksmen stole 12 bases, with Brian Arnold getting three and four other players stealing two apiece.
    “We run the bases aggressively and put pressure on teams,” said Tell City Coach Jason Wilkerson.

  • Commodores second in triangular...

    ENGLISH—Trevor Carter shot a 5-over-par 41 to lead Perry Central second place in a three-team boys golf match Thursday.
    Paoli won with 162. Perry Central shot 188 and Crawford County 195.
    Besides Carter, James Rogier shot 46, Nic Pierrard 50, and Nick Edwards 51 for the Commodores’ scoring.
    Eric Schepers was their fifth man with 66.
    Paoli’s Logan Andis was the medalist with 38.

  • Perry Central girls 2nd in...

    HUNTINGBURG—Cathryn Peter won the 3200-meter run and Perry Central won two relays as it placed second in Southridge’s eight-team girls track invitational Thursday.
    Southridge won with 127 points. Perry Central scored 110.
    Peter won the 3200 in 12:36.75 and placed second to Heritage Hills star Sienna Crews in the 1600 in 5:35.
    Peter teamed with Grace James, Marie Schwartz and Megan Thomas to win the 3200 relay in 10:37, their best time of the year.

  • Kashyab Murray-bound

    By LARRY GOFFINET
    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—The chance to play for a former professional star is one reason Tell City senior Anjan Kashyab has signed a letter of intent to play tennis for Murray State University.
    He said he chose the Racers, an NCAA Division I team in the Ohio Valley Conference, “because of the good academics and athletics. Plus the coach was a pro and I should be able to learn more from him.”

  • Commodores win 4-team track meet

    LEOPOLD—Aaron Pierrard won two individual distance races to lead Perry Central to victory in a four-team boys track meet Thursday.
    Perry Central scored 82 points, Northeast Dubois 48, Springs Valley 22, and Cannelton 13.
    Since Cannelton had only four boys competing, only four places were scored in each event.
    Perry Central won eight of the 16 events despite resting top distance runner Alex Newton and competing without sprinter-jumper Austin LeClere, who had a severe bone bruise on his heel suffered in his previous meet.