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Matt Sevey winds up to throw against Pettisville, Sunday, July 7. He was the winning pitcher, allowing four runs on eight hits.– photo by Mary Huber

Matt Sevey winds up to throw against Pettisville, Sunday, July 7. He was the winning pitcher, allowing four runs on eight hits.– photo by Mary Huber

Archbold held off a persistent Delta team 3-1 in the opening round of the Acme North sectional tournament, Monday, July 1, at Archbold.

Chan Wyse picked up the win on the mound, pitching five shutout innings. He walked two and struck out four.

Evan Wyse picked up the save.

Archbold scored two runs in the bottom of the fourth inning when E. Wyse singled, stole second, and advanced to third on a wild pitch.

Tyson Schnitkey delivered a double to score Wyse. Schnitkey then stole third, and scored on Jeff Sparks’ groundout to third.

The Streaks added another run in the bottom of the fifth on a single by Matt Sevey and a double by Micah Bernath.

Delta’s sole run came in the seventh.

Napoleon 7, Archbold 2

Napoleon broke a tie at 2 with four runs in the fourth inning on its way to a 7-2 victory over the Streaks, Friday, July 5, in the second round of the sectional tournament.

Archbold defeated Pettisville 7-4, Sunday, July 7, to advance to the semifinals of the loser's bracket in the double-elimination Acme North sectional baseball tournament. The Streaks were then eliminated from the tournament by Delta on Monday, July

Archbold defeated Pettisville 7-4, Sunday, July 7, to advance to the semifinals of the loser’s bracket in the double-elimination Acme North sectional baseball tournament. The Streaks were then eliminated from the tournament by Delta on Monday, July

The Wildcats led 2-0 after one inning, but Archbold tied the score in the second.

Napoleon took a 6-2 lead after four, and scored once more in the seventh for the 7-2 final.

E. Wyse was the losing pitcher. In three innings he allowed two runs on six hits, struck out none and walked none.

Napoleon had 12 hits total, while Archbold had three.

Archbold 7, Pettisville 4

Weather started playing havoc with the tournament, Saturday, July 6, as rain washed out scheduled contests for Saturday.

The Streaks faced Pettisville (8-9), Sunday, July 7, in the second round of the loser’s bracket.

Archbold used four runs in the fourth, two in the fifth, and one in the sixth to advance with a 7-4 victory.

The Birds scored two runs in the fourth and two in the fifth for their total of four.

Sevey was the winning pitcher. In five innings he allowed four runs on eight hits, struck out two, and walked three.

8. Left: Archbold's Ben Bucklew hits a double in the fourth inning, bringing home two runners. Right: Pettisville's Tate Kauffman hits a single.– photos by Mary Huber

8. Left: Archbold’s Ben Bucklew hits a double in the fourth inning, bringing home two runners. Right: Pettisville’s Tate Kauffman hits a single.– photos by Mary Huber

Tate Kauffman was the losing pitcher. In five innings he allowed six runs on 12 hits, struck out two, and walked one.

Archbold had 14 hits total while the Birds had 10.

Ben Bucklew and Jeff Sparks each hit doubles for Archbold. Cam Norris hit a triple for Pettisville.

Delta 5, Archbold 2

Archbold dug itself a deep hole and was unable to climb out against Delta, Sunday, July 7, and Monday, July 8.

The Streaks were down 5-0 in the top of the sixth inning on Sunday when the game was suspended because of the weather.

C. Wyse allowed the Panthers three runs in the first two innings on six hits and three walks.

Returning to finish the game on Monday, Archbold (14-6) scored single runs in the sixth and seventh, but it was not enough as the Panthers avenged their firstround loss to the Streaks to advance to the finals of the loser’s bracket.

Archbold was led by Jase Grosjean with a double.


Logan Nofziger goes to bat for Pettisville against Archbold in Acme sectional tournament action, Sunday, July 7.– photo by Mary Huber

Logan Nofziger goes to bat for Pettisville against Archbold in Acme sectional tournament action, Sunday, July 7.– photo by Mary Huber

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