Behind Danny Ziccardi’s 14 points and six rebounds, Faith Christian boys’ basketball downed Girard, 56-42, on Monday. It was the Lions’ first victory of the season in three tries. Seth Brunner chipped in 13 points and Tyler Landis nine and nine rebounds for Faith.
Pennridge boys’ basketball hit eight three-pointers (three each by Zach Muredda and Pat McClatchy) in a 75-62 victory Friday evening against Central Bucks South. The Rams led at the half, 37-18. Muredda’s 20 points led the way. Joe Molettiere netted 18 and Dan Long 15 for Pennridge, which improved to 2-2 overall and 1-0 in the SOL Continental.
Palisades girls’ basketball lost to Wilson, 39-32, on Friday. Karlee Krchnavi scored a team-leading 19 for the Pirates.
Faith Christian girls’ basketball eased past Lincoln Leadership Academy, 67-15, on Friday. Liz Hoffman scored 14 to lead the Lions. Ashley Forker contributed 10, while Ashlyn Bodder and Monica Ervin each added eight.
Faith Christian boys’ hoops succumbed to Philadelphia Montgomery Christian Academy, 68-44, on Friday. The Lions were outscored in the second and third quarters, 49-26. Danny Ziccardi stood out for Faith offensively, netting 18 points on a team-high three three-pointers. Tyler Landis scored 10 and added eight rebounds in the losing effort.
Nicole Munger deposited 16 points and Maggie Rakowsky 14 as Central Bucks West girls’ hoops dispatched Quakertown, 69-19, on Friday night. Corrine Godshall added 11 and Mackenzie Carroll nine for the victors.
Kyle Salvitti scored 15 points as Central Bucks West boys’ basketball dropped Quakertown, 55-43, on Friday. Cal Reichwein also scored in double figures for the Bucks. He had 10. The Panthers’ Griffin Schmidt led all scorers with 16. He was aided by teammate Mark Repsher, who added nine.
Quakertown swimming lost a pair to Saucon Valley on Thursday. The boys succumbed, 89-79, and the girls lost, 110-59.
The Palisades girls’ basketball team lost to Salisbury, 41-35, on Thursday. Karlee Krchnavi and Joey Noonan each had 13 points for the Pirates.
Quakertown wrestling won by 10, 40-30, over Souderton on Wednesday. 182: Deandre Richards-Beard (S) def. Bobby Boyd (Q), fall, 3:56. 195: Gavin Caroff (Q) def. Andrew Stein (S), fall, 5:07. 220: Micah Jones (Q) won by forfeit. 285: Dominic Melso (Q) won by forfeit. 106: Brandon Bach (S) def. Tyler Phillips (Q), fall, 1:14. 113: Collyn Dorney (Q) won by forfeit. 120: Harrison Campbell (Q) def. Ben Kabakjian (S), fall, 3:50. 126: Kolton Veit (S) def. Brendan Rosenberger (Q), fall, 0:22. 132: Hunter Moore (S) def. Tanner Seislove (Q), 8-5 dec. 138: Jake Phaup (S) def. Noah Wood (Q), 8-7 dec. 145: Jimmy Flood (Q) def. Brett Hale (S), 5-2 dec. 152: Lucas Garges (Q) def. Maxwell Darst (S), 9-2 dec. 160: Nick Bonomo (Q) def. Jack Morgan (S), 10-1 major dec. 170: Philip Stolfi (S) def. Matt Stoneback (Q), fall, 2:37.