Jon Metzger

Ashland's Jon Metzger leads away from first base during an Ohio Cardinal Conference game at Lexington earlier this spring.

ASHLAND — Jon Metzger’s athletic future lies on the football field, but the senior put his stamp on Ashland’s baseball program this spring.

Metzger was selected the District 9 Player of the Year in Division I when the teams were unveiled Monday afternoon. He was one of six Arrows to earn all-district honors.

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