Archbold Volleyball Takes Sole Possession of First
In a match-up of two league unbeatens and two of the best volleyball teams in the area, the Archbold Lady Blue Streaks defeated the Swanton Lady Bulldogs 3-1 and now remain alone in first place in the NWOAL with three league matches remaining. The teams entered the contest with a combined 19-2 overall record with each losing to a strong out-of-league opponent.
Playing on their home court, the Lady Streaks took the first two games by scores of 25-18 and 25-14. Halfway through the third game, Swanton grabbed the momentum and won 25-21. The Lady Bulldogs maintained that edge early in the fourth game and looked to even the match . However, Archbold regained control, breaking away from an 18-18 tie and won the game 25-21 as well as the match.
With the victory, the Blue Streaks move to 4-0 in the NWOAL and 8-1 on the season. The Bulldogs drop to 3-1 in the league and 12-2 for the year. Swanton travels to Paulding tomorrow night to take on the Lady Panthers at 7:00 PM and Archbold next hosts the Whitmer Lady Panthers this coming Saturday at 7:00 PM.
Click on the link above for access to photos from the match. Photos are in the jpeg format to allow for editing and can be downloaded for NO CHARGE courtesy of the fultoncountymedia.com website.