Souderton takes down Panthers

Quakertown boys’ tennis lost to Souderton, 6-1, on Thursday. 1st singles: Evan Delp (S) def. Nolan Pernia (Q), 6-4, 1-6, 7-6. 2nd singles: Alejandro Castaneda (S) def. Mike Kelsal (Q), 6-0, 6-2. 3rd singles: Rahul Padia (S) def. Ryan Kinney (Q), 6-1, 6-3. 1st doubles: Eric Souder and Adam Lane (S) def. Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q), 1-6, 6-0, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Jeremy Smith and Matt Baker (S) won by forfeit. 3rd doubles: J.T. Karaban and Ian Smith (S) def. Ray McCarroll and Josh Starner (Q), 6-2, 6-2. 4th doubles: Randy Stenson and Kasey Hill (Q) def. Collin Gaydos and Ryan Lowe (S), 7-6, 3-6, 10-6.

Senior ace: Rice serves to record

Pennridge boys’ volleyball senior Devon Rice passed Austin Jacoby’s mark of 129 career aces on Thursday at home against Quakertown, a 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 26-24) Rams win. Rice now has 136 aces in his career (includes all regular season and postseason matches, not tournaments). Pennridge is 12-0 on the year. Ram stats from Thursday: Bradley Nase, 29 assists, six digs, three blocks; Rice, 10 kills, eight aces, 12 digs; Ben Chinnici, 10 kills, two aces, two blocks; Henry Savage, four kills, four blocks; Brian Rosenberg, four kills; Jon Long, two kills, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, two kills, two blocks; Max McVaugh, eight digs; and Jesse Smith, 10 digs. Panther (10-3 overall) stats: Dylan Flor, nine kills; Coulton Terry, eight kills; Mike Dierolf, four kills; Lucas Schan, three kills; and Xavier Villanueva, 21 assists.

Metz deals in win over Bucks

Zack Metz needed only 84 pitches to toss a complete-game six-hitter as Quakertown baseball nipped CB West, 2-1, on Thursday. Metz struck out three and walked one in seven innings. The Panthers got both of their runs off Bucks starter Thomas Philipps in the home half of the first. Chris Curry and Travis Woolfenden had the RBIs. Quakertown finished with only two hits. For CB West, Steven Gebre went 3-for-3.

Nase passes Rams over Patriots

Bradley Nase handed out 44 assists (and added 12 digs and two blocks) as Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at Central Bucks East, 3-1 (25-17, 25-27, 25-19, 25-12), on Wednesday. The Rams are 11-0 and will host Quakertown on Thursday, at 6:30 p.m. Against the Patriots, Max McVaugh had 26 digs and two aces. Also excelling were: Ben Chinnici, 18 kills, four blocks; Henry Savage, 11 kills, seven blocks; Devon Rice, 11 kills, 15 digs; Jon Long, five kills, three blocks; Aaron Nelson, four kills; and Jesse Smith, 14 digs.

Patriots rally to clip Hatters

CB East senior third baseman Carter Usowski hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the sixth to propel the Patriots baseball team to a 3-1 victory over Hatboro-Horsham on Wednesday. Eric Chase (2-0) pitched a complete game for CB East. He’s allowed one earned run in his last 14 innings pitched. Against the Hatters, Thomas Prato and Usowski each managed two hits.

Unangst, Rams overpower Panthers

Catcher Joe Unangst went 4-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored as Pennridge baseball defeated Quakertown, 11-4, on Tuesday. Dave Tatoian had three hits, three RBI and two runs scored from the leadoff position. Dan Long and Tommy Nuneviller each added two hits. Nuneviller also had two RBI. Andrew Mayhew picked up the win on the mound, striking out seven in four and two-thirds innings. For the Panthers, John Lilley had two hits, and Chris Curry knocked in two and scored a run.

Patriots cruise over Panthers

CB East boys’ tennis eased past Quakertown, 6-1, on Tuesday. 1st singles: CB East won by forfeit. 2nd singles: Christian Cedurland (CBE) def. Mike Kelsal (Q), 7-5, 7-5. 3rd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Jared Junkin (CBE), 6-2, 6-4. 1st doubles: Casey Fredrick and Sam Petro (CBE) def. Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q), 6-1, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Mark Feldman and Robbie Schmaulk (CBE) def. Ryan Kinney and Ray McCarroll (Q), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Torino Li and Jeff Zhong (CBE) def. Tyler Andreacchio and J.R. Ebersole (Q), 6-2, 6-3. 4th doubles: Jake Gleason and Kyle Corringhn (CBE) def. Kasey and Josh Starner (Q), 6-4, 6-2.

Panthers dial up another W

Quakertown boys’ volleyball stuffed CB West, 3-1 (25-20, 25-23, 30-32, 25-17), on Monday to go to 8-2 in the SOL Continental and 10-2 overall. Dylan Flor notched an amazing 31 kills, plus 10 digs, for the Panthers. Helping him were: Coulton Terry, 14 kills, three blocks, seven digs; Lucas Schan, nine kills, three blocks, four digs; Mike Dierolf, eight kills, 16 digs; Zach Dierolf, three kills, three blocks; Xavier Villanueva, 51 assists, five kills, 12 digs; Nick Wesley, 24 digs; Jeff Prusch, seven digs; and Matt Clifford, five digs.

Rams knock off Titans

Pennridge boys’ volleyball prevailed over Central Bucks South, 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-21), on Monday. For the Rams, Bradley Nase had 18 assists, four blocks and two aces. Joining him on the stat sheet were: Jesse Smith, eight assists; Ben Chinnici, 10 kills, six digs, three aces; Devon Rice, three kills, two aces; Henry Savage, three kills, four aces; Aaron Nelson, four kills, three blocks; Brian Rosenberg, four kills; Max McVaugh, six digs; and Caleb Pennell, five digs.

Panthers claim Dock tourney title

Quakertown boys’ volleyball captured the Christopher Dock Tournament crown on Saturday. The Panthers didn’t drop a set. In the playoffs, they defeated Souderton, 1-0 (25-16); North Penn, 2-0 (25-17, 25-22); and Fort LeBoeuf, 2-0 (27-25, 25-21), in the final. Quakertown’s Xavier Villanueva and Dylan Flor were named to the all-tournament team; Flor was also feted as the MVP. Tournament stats: Flor, 41 kills, five aces, two blocks, 12 digs; Mike Dierolf, 29 kills, six aces, one block, nine digs; Lucas Schan, 21 kills, four aces, three blocks; Coulton Terry, 22 kills, seven aces, seven blocks; Zach Dierolf, six kills, two blocks; Nick Wesley, 48 digs; and Villanueva, 95 assists, three aces, two blocks.