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Archbold Tops Birds, Drops Evergreen For Sectional Title




Trevor Rupp beats the throw to home to score in Archbold's 11- 1 victory over Evergreen in their Div. III sectional final.– photo by Mario Gomez

Trevor Rupp beats the throw to home to score in Archbold’s 11- 1 victory over Evergreen in their Div. III sectional final.– photo by Mario Gomez

Archbold made the short trek to neighboring Pettisville (3-12), Monday, May 9, for a non-league baseball contest in which the Streaks pounded out 12 hits in a 13-2 victory.

Trevor Rupp (3-0) recorded the win, giving up one run on three hits, striking out three, and walking none.

Evan King suffered the loss, giving up nine runs on ten hits, striking out one, and walking one.

At the plate, Archbold’s Derek Walker went 4-4 with a double and one run batted in. Toby Walker went 3-3 with a double and three RBIs.

Devin Beltz doubled for Pettisville, while Landon Roth, Austin Horning, Levi Nofziger and Gavin Riegsecker all singled.

Sectional Final

AHS 11, Evergreen 1

Archbold exploded for seven runs in the first inning, Friday, May 13, to lay claim to a Division III sectional title against the Vikings (7-18) with an 11-1 win at Archbold.

The Streaks (18-7) added one run in the third and three in the fifth for an 11-1 drubbing of the Vikings.

Archbold pounded out 15 hits. Ben Bucklew led the way with two singles, a double, and four RBIs.

D. Walker had two singles, a double, and one RBI. Bryce Williams had two singles and one RBI.

Lathon Babcock recorded the win, giving up one run on two hits, striking out five, and walking three.

District

The top-seeded Streaks square off against thirdseeded Fairview (15-6) in a district semifinal game, tomorrow, Thursday, 2 p.m., at Defiance College.

Tinora (14-5) plays Otsego (11-11) in the second game at 4:15 p.m.

Winners play for the district championship, Saturday, May 21, 1 p.m.


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