The Archbold boys 4x400 team of Hayden Stamm, Michael Volkman, Jacob Fidler, and Noah Keefer, from left, finished third at the regional meet and advanced to state.- photo by Donald Young
The Archbold boys 4x100 and 4x200 relay teams of Jacob Fidler, Nate Hammersmith, Breon Price, and Garrett Waidelich, from left, both advanced to state. The 4x200 team was the regional champion; the 4x100 team took fourth.- photo by Donald Young
Above: Abbey Graber, left, gets a high five from Devin Newman after crossing home plate in the second inning to give Archbold a 3-0 lead. Top right: Katie Miller goes to bat for the Streaks. Bottom right: Andrea Allan, left, congratulates Stacy Wyse after Wyse scored Archbold's first run in the semifinal on a base hit by Morgan Ducey.
Grooms slides safely into home plate after a wild pitch, scoring the game's only run and giving the Cardinals a 1-0 victory.
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Seniors Lauren Kern (back to camera) and Katie Miller console each other after Sandy Valley won the regional championship.
The throw to Andrea Allan is late as Sandy Valley's Danielle Grooms steals third base in the seventh inning of the D-III regional final. - photos by Mary Huber