Pettisville Cross Country
Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational, Saturday, Sept. 15 Girls
Pettisville finished second with 87 points. Wauseon won with 85; Van Wert was third with 104.
2. Alexa Leppelmeier 12:34; 5. Elizabeth Sauder 12:48; 10. Kamryn Hostetler 13:12; 34. Nichole Foor 14:08; 53. Sarah Herring 15:10; 66. Krystine Davis 15:39; 104. Gretchen Lee 17:30; 116. Katie Hauter 18:05; 119. Kendi Nofziger 18:21.
Pettisville finished 10th with 270 points. Van Wert won with 62, Napoleon was second with 130, and Ottoville was third with 152.
4. Aaron Bontrager 11:47; 60. Jaret Rychener 13:22; 67. Gavin Riegsecker 13:30; 97. Noah Rocha 14:14; 120. Seth Brakefield 14:50; 148. Evan Warner 16:37.
Pettisville 8th Grade Volleyball
Evergreen def. Pettisville 25-18, 25-17, Monday, Sept. 10.
Fayette def. Pettisville (2-2, 1-1 BBC) 13-25, 25-20, 25-19, Thursday, Sept. 13.
The Blackbirds traveled to Trinity Lutheran, Monday, Sept. 10, and came away with a 3-1 victory. Goals were scored by Levi Nofziger, Landon Roth, and Caleb Rychener, with assists from Caleb and Austin Schmucker.
The defense of Gabe Beck, Caitlin Beck, James Eicher, Pearl Bloomer, Riley Terry, John Rufenacht, Dillon King, and Nate Hartzler turned back all but one Trinity attacks.
The Birds improved to 3-1-1 with a 5-2 win against Monclova, Thursday, Sept. 13. Garrett Young put the Birds on the board midway through the first half, placing a low hard shot past the keeper. Nofziger added the second goal several minutes later when he cleaned up a loose ball in the box.
Justin Rupp finished the scoring in the first half when he picked a corner kick, passed in by G. Beck, out of the air and placed it in the right upper 90. The Birds stayed on the attack in the second half with goals by Rychener and Roth. Assists were awarded to Rychener, Rupp, and Tessa Waidelich.
Archbold 8th Grade Volleyball
Archbold defeated Swanton 25- 18, 25-27, 25-14, Tuesday, Sept. 11. Serving aces: Peyton Dickman, 2; Jillian Schweitzer, Malinda Lugbill, Alyssa Ziegler, 1 each. Assists: Morgan Miller, 2; Lugbill, Schweitzer, Dickman, 1 each. Kills: Ziegler, 2; Schweitzer, Sydney Baynes, Dickman, 1 each.
Miller and Delanie Driver each had a single block kill.
Archbold (6-2) defeated Patrick Henry 25-13, 23-25, 25-23, Thursday, Sept. 13. Serving aces: Lugbill, Miller, Driver, Ziegler, Baynes, 1 each. Assists:Ziegler, 2; Miller, 1. Kills: Miller, 3; Ziegler, 1.
Pettisville 7th Grade Volleyball
Evergreen def. Pettisville 25-15, 25-22, Monday, Sept. 10.
Pettisville (1-3, 1-1 BBC) def. Fayette 25-10, 25-5, Thursday, Sept. 13.