The Ashland Eagles will try to make Senior Day a happy one when they take on Northern Michigan in the team's final home football game of the season at Jack Miller Stadium/Fred Martinelli Field on Saturday.
After winning the Division II boys and girls cross country meet at Galion last week, Lex has turned their attention towards the D-2 regional meet this Saturday at Tiffin.
Four area volleyball teams met in Division II district semifinal play at Seneca East on Wednesday evening, two will be moving on to the D-2 final on Saturday afternoon.
The 5-3 Ashland Arrow football team has put themselves back in the OHSAA playoff hunt by winning four out of their last five games, the latest a 42-7 win over the Clear Fork Colts. Heading into week nine the Arrows sit fourth in Region five of Division II and need to win out to assure themselves of a trip to the post season and possibly a home game in week one of the playoffs.
For a second consecutive year, Clear Fork and Ontario will decide the Division II Ashland district title in girls soccer.
Here are the area teams that are ranked in the top eight of their computer region with a shot at advancing to OHSAA post season play in football.