Sectional draws announced for volleyball


Staff Report



Volleyball sectional draws were announced Sunday as area teams learned where they would begin their journey to a district title.

Wauseon is the third seed in the Division II Bluffton District. The Indians will host the winner of St. Marys Memorial and Van Wert next Saturday, Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. for the sectional championship.

Archbold, Delta, Evergreen and Swanton are all represented in the Division III Defiance District.

Swanton, seeded third, hosts No. 13 seed Northwood in a first round match-up Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. If victorious, the Bulldogs would then welcome Otsego Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. for the sectional title.

Seven seed Evergreen has a bye in the first round, and will take on either Tinora or Liberty Center Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. The Vikings would be at home against Liberty Center or on the road to face Tinora.

Archbold, the 10th seed, opens with a match at Fairview Oct. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Delta, seeded ninth, is at Hicksville that same night and time. If the Panthers get by the Aces, they then would be at top seeded Eastwood on Oct. 21 at 7 p.m.

Pettisville is the second seed in the Division IV Napoleon District. The Blackbirds will take on either Cardinal Stritch or Hilltop Thursday, Oct. 19 at 6:30 p.m. for the sectional championship.

Fayette, the 13th seed, begins at Emmanuel Christian Monday, Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m.

Staff Report