The Archbold football team broke an eight-year drought and defeated Patrick Henry 35-14, Friday, Oct. 15. The Streaks lead the Northwest Ohio Athletic League with a 6-0 record. The Patriots suffered their first league loss since 2007 and dropped to 6-1 in the NWOAL. Top left:
Desmond Sleigh scores Archbold’s first touchdown of the night, a 28-yard pass from Garrett Morton. Sleigh scored four of Archbold’s five touchdowns and racked up a game-leading 214 yards on nine catches. Bottom left:
the Archbold defense swarms around a Patriot, preventing him from gaining yardage. “Archbold’s defense, in my opinion, is what’s winning them games,” said Bill Inselmann, PHHS head coach. Top right:
Natalie Hubby (15) and Kylee Garcia (14) stretch to block the spike of Edon’s Beth Aschliman, Thursday, Oct. 14. The PHS volleyball team won its first Buckeye Border Conference title since 2002 with a three-game win over the Blue Bombers.
four Blackbirds celebrate Pettisville’s league championship. From left: Hubby (15), Stephanie Yoder (9),
Stacey King (12), and Laura Rupp (12).–photos by Mary
Huber and Scott Schultz