2012-05-16 / Front Page

DIVISION III SOFTBALL DISTRICT FINAL

Archbold 9, Ottawa-Glandorf 3

Archbold defeated Ottawa-Glandorf 9-3 to win the Division III district softball championship, Saturday, May 19, at Lima Bath High School.

The Streaks led 9-0 going into the bottom of the sixth inning. The Titans scored three runs to close the gap to 9-3, but couldn't close the gap any further.

Archbold advanced to the Div. III regional semifinals at Ashland. The Streaks play Evergreen, who defeated Liberty Center 13-3 in their district final at Bowling Green, Wednesday, May 23, 5 p.m., at Liberty Center **Note...regional semifinal tournament site was changed Monday, May 21**.

In the other regional semifinal, Martin's Ferry plays Milan Edison, Tuesday, May 24, 5 p.m., at Brookside Park, Ashland. Edison was ranked third in the last OHSFCA poll.

The regional championship game is scheduled for Saturday, May 25, 12 noon, at Ashland.–Updated 5.21, 1 pm

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After taking a 2-0 lead in the first inning, Archbold scored eight runs in the second inning, two in the third, one in the fourth, and three in the fifth for a 16-0 shutout of Kenton, Wednesday, May 16, in a Division III district semifinal at Lima Bath.

The Streaks (21-7) play Ottawa-Glandorf (15-9) for the district championship, Saturday, May 19, 12 p.m., at Bath. The Titans defeated Coldwater 6-2 in their district semifinal, Tuesday, May 15.–Posted 5.16, 9 p.m.

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