Today's Sports

  • Cannelton overtakes Evansville...

    Sports EDITOR Emeritus
    EVANSVILLE – Bryce Faulkenberg’s three-pointer with 0:14 left and David Reed’s last-second free throw enabled Cannelton to beat Evansville Christian 60-59 in SRAC boys basketball Friday.
    Freshman guard Connor Sharp hit two free throws with 22 seconds left to put Evansville Christian up 59-56.
    Cannelton was 2 for 14 from three-point range to that point but then ran a play for Faulkenberg to get a three-point shot from the corner, and he hit it to tie the score.

  • Commodores lose to Spring...

    Sports Correspondent
    LEOPOLD – Perry Central shot 35 percent from the field in a boys Patoka Lake Athletic Conference 64-53 loss to Springs Valley.
    In the third quarter, Perry Central trailed 44-25. The Commodores held Springs Valley to five points.
    Perry Central’s Clay James made a six foot basket. After a Blackhawk miss, Tate Mullis made a 15 foot shot.

  • Arnold, Marksmen torch Braves 62...

    Sports Editor
    TELL CITY – On Friday, the Marksmen had three players scoring double figures as Tell City blow out Tecumseh, 62-17.
    Trent Arnold was the leading scorer in the game with a game-high 17 points and 7 rebounds in the game. Braeden Beard was the second leading scorer for the Tell City with 15 points and 16 rebounds for another double-double for the year.

  • Tecumseh defeats PC 71-52

    TECUMSEH – On Thursday, The Commodores had a non-conference matchup against Tecumseh with Caylyn Peter dropping 14 points in the game with 8 rebounds as Perry Central loss, 71-52.
    Macey Emmons was the second leading scorer for the Commodores with 9 points and 2 steals in the matchup. Madelyn Peter also contributed to the scoring with 8 points in the game. The Commodores played a hard-fought game despite the score.

  • Commodores win on buzzer beater...

    Sports Correspondent
    OAKLAND CITY- Perry Central’s Ryan Hubert made a rebound basket as time expired in a 63-62 win over Wood Memorial.
    Perry Central trailed 60-59 with 0:35 left in the game when Wood Memorial lost the ball out of bounds. The Commodore’s Cain Hohne made a shot in the lane to regain the lead.
    The Trojan’s Paxon Bartley was fouled with 0:19 left. Bartley made both of the double bonus free throws.

  • Tecumseh out shoots Cannelton 73...

    Sports Editor
    LYNEVILLE – Rafe Garrett led the Bulldogs in scoring with 11 points in the game as Cannelton lose to Tecumseh, 73-32.
    David Reed was the second leading scorer for Cannelton with 7 points in the game.
    Clayton White and Noland Aders scored 5 points each. Patrick Lawson contributed to the scoring with 4 points in the game.
    The game was kept tight early in the contest as both teams wanted to find their offensive tempo early.

  • Raiders get hot, pull away from...

    Sports Editor EMERITUS
    TELL CITY – Southridge got hot in the fourth quarter and Tell City went cold as the Raiders came from behind to beat the Marksmen 51-43 in PAC boys basketball Friday.
    Tell City was 15 for 29 from the field, including 7 of 14 from three-point range, in the first three quarters to build a 38-30 lead.
    But the Marksmen went 1 for 11 from the field in the fourth quarter.

  • TC swimming wins home meet...

    TELL CITY – On Saturday, the Tell City boys swimming team, in a home meet, placed 3rd out of 5 teams. Neal Hollinden, Reed Elliot, Drew Ettensohn and Josh Gaynor were the relayers for the 200-yard medley, placing second in a time of 1:59.
    Bryson Karnes, Jack Goffinet, Caydin Jones and Killian Gaynor placed second in the 250-yard relay finishing with a time of 2:42.  
    In the 400-yard medley relay, Miles Brown, Hollinden, Elliot and Ettensohn placed first with a time of 4:32; two seconds faster than Jasper which came in second.

  • Marksmen wrestling wins 2nd...

    EVANSVILLE – On Saturday the Marksmen wrestling team participated in the Reitz Hill Classic where the team brought home the second place trophy in the 11-team tournament.
    “I was really pleased with our whole team. They wrestled aggressively, offensively and intelligently.” said Tell City’s coach Neal Stahly.
    In the 106-pound match, Cole Gentry placed third with a record of 4-1. Gage Meunier went 0-1 in the 120-pound match.

  • Bulldogs win Southern Roads...

    DUGGER – On Friday and Saturday, the Cannelton Bulldogs competed in the Southern Roads Conference Tournament that was held at Dugger where the team played all out defeating three teams to bring home the conference trophy. This was the first year the Southern Roads Conference held a conference tournament.
    In the first game big junior forward Rafe Garrett led Cannelton in scoring with 18 points. Devyn Komasinski dropped 10 points in the contest. Bryce Fulkenberg scored 9 points and knocked down a three pointer in the game.