The road to the ACME baseball state championship begins today as the sectional tournament gets underway. In the county, Archbold and Pettisville are in District 2, while Evergreen, Delta and Wauseon are competing in District 3. Swanton elected not to compete in the tournament.
The tournament is double elimination with the top two teams from each sectional qualifying for the district tournament.
The District 2 North Sectional will be held at multiple sites, as Pettisville visits Ayersville for a contest today at 6 p.m. The winner will then host Patrick Henry Friday at 6 p.m., while the loser falls to the consolation bracket.
Archbold hosts Tinora on Thursday, also at 6 p.m. The winner between the Blue Streaks and Rams advances to the championship game Saturday at 11 a.m.
In the District 3 sectional at Wauseon, Evergreen and Napoleon get the action started with a game today beginning at 6 p.m.
The winner advances to take on the host school on Friday at 6 p.m. In the first game Friday, Delta battles Liberty Center at 3 p.m.