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Lexi Sauber of Wauseon shoots one over a block in a league match at Archbold this season. She was named first team All-NWOAL for the Indians.


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Evergreen’s Hannah Herr sets one up in a match at Swanton this season. Herr was first team all-league as a specialist for the Vikings.


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The county was well represented on the Northwest Ohio Athletic League all-league volleyball teams that were announced recently.

Lexi Sauber of Wauseon received player of the year honors. Making first team All-NWOAL as a specialist for the Indians was Maddie Trejo.

League champion Swanton had Cydney Christensen, Sidney Taylor, and Julia Smith each make first team all-league. Macey Rupp was first team all-league for Archbold, while Hannah Herr of Evergreen made it as a specialist.

Swanton head coach Kyle Borer, who led the program to its first ever league title this season, was selected as the league’s coach of the year.

First team

Lexi Sauber, jr., Wauseon; Cydney Christensen, sr., Swanton; Sidney Taylor, sr., Swanton; Julia Smith, sr., Swanton; Macey Rupp, sr., Archbold; Kinsey Finnen, sr., Delta; Maddie Trejo, jr., Wauseon; Hannah Herr, sr., Evergreen.

Player of the Year: Lexi Sauber, Wauseon.

Coach of the Year: Kyle Borer, Swanton.

Second team

Whitney Whetro, sr., Bryan; Faith Frania, sr., Patrick Henry; Carissa Rosebrook, soph., Patrick Henry; Abby Arnold, jr., Swanton; Chloe Lane, sr., Wauseon; Karli Penrod, sr., Wauseon.

Honorable mention

Archbold: Brooke Aeschliman, Taylor Miller.

Delta: Raelyn Hutchinson, Brooklyn Wymer.

Evergreen: Kori Kreuz, Bailie Sutter, Jamie VanLoocke.

Swanton: Alexis Sarvo, Olivia Williams.

Wauseon: Jen Sanders.

Lexi Sauber of Wauseon shoots one over a block in a league match at Archbold this season. She was named first team All-NWOAL for the Indians.
http://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2017/11/web1_Sauber-over-block.jpgLexi Sauber of Wauseon shoots one over a block in a league match at Archbold this season. She was named first team All-NWOAL for the Indians. File Photo

Evergreen’s Hannah Herr sets one up in a match at Swanton this season. Herr was first team all-league as a specialist for the Vikings.
http://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2017/11/web1_Herr-setting.jpgEvergreen’s Hannah Herr sets one up in a match at Swanton this season. Herr was first team all-league as a specialist for the Vikings. File Photo

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