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A second consecutive outright NWOAL crown is on the line for host Archbold on Friday night as Patrick Henry comes to town looking to play spoiler.
The 9-0 and top-ranked D-VI Streaks (6-0 NWOAL) shared the league title with Liberty Center in 2019. The Tigers will need to take care of business at home against Delta and have rival PH pull off the upset of the Streaks to earn a piece of the league crown.
Henry County rivals Patrick Henry and Liberty Center will play an NWOAL championship elimination game Friday at LC’s Rex Lingruen on the turf of Kip Kern Field.
Both teams head into the clash at 3-1 in the NWOAL while Wauseon also stands 3-1 in the league. Top-ranked Archbold is in the NWOAL driver’s seat at 4-0 and after facing 0-7 Swanton this week, the Streaks cap the season with a trip to Wauseon next week and a home game to round out the regular season with PH.