Sports

Correction

It was incorrectly reported in last week’s edition that a modified version of the Fricker’s Wrestling Duals took place over two days. The Dec. 19 tournament was a one-day event featuring six teams at Archbold Middle School. Graham was the team champion followed by Elyria, Milan Edison, Oak Harbor, Archbold and Otsego.

JR. HIGH SPORTS DIGEST

Pettisville 8th Grade Boys Basketball Pettisville (3-5, 3-3 BBC) def. Montpelier 51-19, Monday, Dec. 21.

AHS Boys Drop Two

It was a rough week for Archbold boys basketball, as the Streaks dropped two non-league games in the Thunderdome. First, the Blue Streaks lost to Wauseon 40-34, Thursday, Dec. 17. “Wauseon came out with some passion and energy and made a lot of shots,” said Joe Frank, AHS head coach. “I have no idea why we came out so lethargic. […]

Streaks Beat Birds, Fall To Indians

Sprinting out to an 18-2 first-quarter lead, Archbold easily defeated Pettisville 57-15, Tuesday, Dec. 15, in the Thunderdome. “We got off to a good start to carry us to the win on Senior Night,” said Bryan Ziegler, AHS head coach. “It was a good team win with a balanced scoring night. “I thought we played hard, and keep improving.” Three […]

Archbold Hosts Wrestling Duals

The annual Fricker’s Dual Wrestling Tournament has gone through a modification for 2020. It began Saturday, Dec. 19, and concludes on Wednesday, Dec. 23, in Archbold. The Blue Streaks began the first day of competition at Archbold Middle School and finished 1-4. The Streaks lost to Oak Harbor 51-22, Graham Local 59-10, Elyria 72-6, and Milan Edison 57-21. Archbold defeated […]

JR. HIGH SPORTS DIGEST

Pettisville 8th Grade Boys Basketball Pettisville def. Fayette 38-20, Monday, Dec. 14. Edon def. Pettisville (2-5, 2-3 BBC) 46-18, Saturday, Dec. 19.

Archbold Wrestlers Drop League Opener

Archbold wrestlers opened the Northwest Ohio Athletic League season on Thursday Dec. 10, when they hosted Delta. The Panthers, a favorite in the NWOAL, used the strength of veteran leadership to defeat Archbold 56- 21. “We’ve got only four seniors and four juniors on the team out of 24,” said Brian Becher, AHS head coach. “We’ve got a giant freshman […]

Blue Streak Boys Open With Two Wins

Having to push the season opener back a couple of weeks due to Coronavirus issues, the Archbold boys basketball team returned to the hardwood last weekend. The Streaks squared off against a pair of Green Meadows Conference opponents and was victorious in both contests. The Blue Streaks defeated Ayersville 47-39, Friday, Dec. 11 and then handled Holgate 51-28, Saturday, Dec. […]

AHS Girls Win Eighth Classic Title

After defeating Tinora 53- 34 in the semifinals, Archbold came back from a 20-15 halftime deficit to beat Defiance 47-32 to win the Defiance Physical Therapy Classic girls basketball championship, Tuesday, Dec. 8, at Defiance High School. It is the eighth time the Streaks (3-3) have come away as champions. “These were a couple of nice wins to win the […]

Aces Trump Birds 45-18

Ice-cold shooting doomed Pettisville’s bid to defeat Hicksville, Friday, Dec. 11, in the Bird Cage, as the Aces easily won the non-league girls basketball contest 45- 18. The Birds shot 14% from the field, while Hicksville shot 35%. The Aces (2-4) led 24-9 at the half and outscored PHS 21-9 in the second half for the win. Ellie Grieser and […]


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