Area spikers recognized in District 7


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Sofie Taylor of Swanton serves during a home match for the Bulldogs. She was chosen first team All-District 7 in Division III.

Sofie Taylor of Swanton serves during a home match for the Bulldogs. She was chosen first team All-District 7 in Division III.


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Archbold’s Addi Ziegler guides a ball over the net in a match versus Wauseon this season. Ziegler was selected District 7 Player of the Year in Division III.


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Marisa Seiler of Wauseon digs a ball in a match at Swanton. She received honorable mention All-District 7 honors.


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Keely Culler of Archbold with a kill from the left side. The freshman received honorable mention All-District 7 honors.


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Swanton’s Trista Eitniear (15) makes a play at the net in a match with Fayette this season. Eitniear and teammate Katlyn Floyd both made honorable mention All-District 7.


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The All-Northwest District 7 volleyball teams were recently released with many area girls receiving honors in Division III and Division IV.

The D-III Player of the Year award went to Archbold’s Addi Ziegler. Making first team All-District 7 in Division III were Sofie Taylor of Swanton and Cameron Estep of Wauseon.

Chaney Brodbeck of Archbold was second team District 7. Honorable mention for the Blue Streaks were Keely Culler and Ella Bowman.

Ellie Johnson of Evergreen was also honorable mention District 7.

For Swanton, Katlyn Floyd and Trista Eitniear were honorable mention District 7. Marisa Seiler and Aaliyah Glover made honorable mention for Wauseon.

In Division IV, Pettisville’s Paris Coopshaw was second team District 7. Getting honorable mention for the Blackbirds were Liz Rochefort and Karsen Pursel.

Division III

First team

Anna Ramlow, sr., Eastwood; Kelly Crites, soph., Fairview; Cassidey Wiley, sr., Lake; Ella Vorst, jr., Lake; Sofie Taylor, jr., Swanton; Quinn Horn, sr., Tinora; Cameron Estep, sr., Wauseon.

Player of the Year: Addi Ziegler, sr., Archbold.

Coach of the Year: Amy Vorst, Lake.

Second team

Chaney Brodbeck, jr., Archbold; Nadia Miller, soph., Eastwood; Brooklyn Thrash, sr., Elmwood; Paige Ricica, jr., Fairview; Haley Hammer, soph., Fairview; Taryn DeWese, soph., Lake; Alayna Avalos, sr., Northwood; Brooklyn Reineke, sr., Tinora; Makenna Reetz, sr., Tinora.

Honorable mention

Archbold: Keely Culler, Ella Bowman.

Evergreen: Ellie Johnson.

Swanton: Katlyn Floyd, Trista Eitniear.

Wauseon: Marisa Seiler, Aaliyah Glover.

Division IV

First team

Gabby Rodriguez, jr., Hilltop; Molly Croll, jr., Hicksville; Sage Woolace, jr., Stryker; Madi Brown, sr., North Central; Kacy Connolly, sr., Hilltop; Maci Froelich, sr., Ayersville; Gracie Shepherd, jr., Wayne Trace; Maggie McWhinnie, sr., Toledo Christian.

Player of the Year: Kendal Bonney, sr., North Central.

Coach of the Year: Janice Bruner, Hilltop.

Second team

Aubrey Baird, soph., Hicksville; Kelsey Smith, sr., Patrick Henry; Paris Coopshaw, jr., Pettisville; Astianna Coppes, sr., Antwerp; Carlie Kiess, sr., Edon; Taylor Craft, soph., Ayersville; Alayna Mierzejewski, sr., Woodmore; Kaylona Butler, jr., Toledo Christian.

Honorable mention

Pettisville: Liz Rochefort, Karsen Pursel.

Sofie Taylor of Swanton serves during a home match for the Bulldogs. She was chosen first team All-District 7 in Division III.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2021/11/web1_Soph.-Taylor-serves.jpgSofie Taylor of Swanton serves during a home match for the Bulldogs. She was chosen first team All-District 7 in Division III. File photo

Archbold’s Addi Ziegler guides a ball over the net in a match versus Wauseon this season. Ziegler was selected District 7 Player of the Year in Division III.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2021/11/web1_Ziegler-redirect-1.jpgArchbold’s Addi Ziegler guides a ball over the net in a match versus Wauseon this season. Ziegler was selected District 7 Player of the Year in Division III. File photo

Marisa Seiler of Wauseon digs a ball in a match at Swanton. She received honorable mention All-District 7 honors.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2021/11/web1_Seiler-dig-v.-Swanton.jpgMarisa Seiler of Wauseon digs a ball in a match at Swanton. She received honorable mention All-District 7 honors. File photo

Keely Culler of Archbold with a kill from the left side. The freshman received honorable mention All-District 7 honors.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2021/11/web1_Culler-scores-from-left.jpgKeely Culler of Archbold with a kill from the left side. The freshman received honorable mention All-District 7 honors. File photo

Swanton’s Trista Eitniear (15) makes a play at the net in a match with Fayette this season. Eitniear and teammate Katlyn Floyd both made honorable mention All-District 7.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2021/11/web1_Eitniear-v.-Fayette.jpgSwanton’s Trista Eitniear (15) makes a play at the net in a match with Fayette this season. Eitniear and teammate Katlyn Floyd both made honorable mention All-District 7. File photo

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