Halle Archer has been the heart of the Switzerland County girls soccer team since the moment she stepped on the field three years ago. With her ability to control the center, handle the ball and get her team in the right position, she’s the engine that makes the Pacers run.

But with several key graduations off last year’s record-setting team, Archer had to add a new responsibility to her game — team leader — and it’s a role she played to perfection in 2022.