North Penn roared to a 26-0 lead out of the gate as the Knights tripped up CB South football, 46-20, on Friday. Sam Thompson had two touchdowns on the ground for the Titans. He rushed for 45 yards on seven carries. Nate Norris also found the end zone for CB South. He had 84 yards on 15 carries. Titan quarterbacks completed only one pass in the rain and wind. Luke Kohler and Matt Hemsley each finished with seven total tackles on the defensive end. Sean Gaida had a sack.
Solebury School girls’ soccer was tripped up, 3-1, at Barrack Hebrew Academy on Thursday. “Both teams took turns creating solid scoring opportunities, but Barrack Hebrew struck first with a blast from 25 yards that just slipped under the crossbar,” head coach Timothy Hall said. “Solebury continued to apply pressure and was rewarded when freshman Addie Groth-Tuft finished off a fine combination with a beautiful left-footed drive. The score remained tied until well into the second half when Barrack Hebrew managed to slip in another tally. Solebury’s girls continued to apply pressure but couldn’t provide the finishing touch. The weather made for a challenging day, but Solebury’s girls showed outstanding resolve in gamely battling to the final whistle.”
Solebury School boys’ soccer lost to Calvary Christian, 5-1, on Thursday. The Spartans were down, 1-0, at halftime. Cullen Lloyd netted a hat trick for Calvary. Dylan Foley deposited the lone goal for Solebury in the 70th minute. Ben Weil made five saves between the pipes for the Spartans, who fell to 1-5 overall and 1-1 in the Penn-Jersey League.
CB West girls’ volleyball downed Quakertown, 3-0 (25-11, 25-14, 25-17), on Thursday. Stats for CB West: Katie Hudson, eight kills, two aces, one block; Sophia Videva, seven kills, one ace, two blocks; Kayla King, 28 assists, two kills, four aces; Julia Schweibenz, four kills, one ace, nine digs, one block; and Kailey Prall, 13 digs, four aces.
Quakertown girls’ soccer rallied to tie CB West, 3-3, on Thursday. The Panthers recovered from a 3-0 deficit and scored three in the final 20 minutes. Victoria Sturgess (two goals, one assist), Kyra Handel (one goal, one assist) and Lauren Pursel (one assist) led the way for Quakertown. Pursel won a ball and slotted Sturgess in with 14 seconds left for the equalizer. CB West goals were by Sophie Alvarez, Ellie Manca and Meghan Gallagher. Morgan Small had seven saves for Quakertown, and Jennifer Sotorius had 10 for the Bucks.
Quakertown girls’ tennis easily handled Pottsgrove, 7-0, on Wednesday. 1st singles: Laryssa Badulak (Q) def. Jenna Tryhall (P), 6-4, 6-4. 2nd singles: Madi Shourds (Q) def. Megan Radomicki (P), 6-2, 6-2. 3rd singles: Karla Zeravcic (Q) def. Rebekah Lilliendahl (P), 6-1, 6-0. 1st doubles: Aubri Stetina and Riley Hetrick (Q) def. Zoe Birch and Tess McNamara (P), 6-0, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Ashley Harpster and Abby Campion (Q) def. Jasmine Hughes and Emily Williams (P), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Kayla Reigh and Olivia Porambo (Q) def. Alexis Youse and Sabrina Gleason (P), 6-1, 6-1. 4th doubles: Sam Shourds and Sadie Fowler (Q) def. Eveline Aguirre and Amanda Spear (P), 6-0, 7-6.
New Hope-Solebury girls’ tennis was better than Springfield, 5-2, on Wednesday. 1st singles: Camille Harrison (S) def. Lynn Ferro (NHS), 6-7, 7-5, 6-4. 2nd singles: Larissa Borys (NHS) def. Allie Cottone (S), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd singles: Chloe Miller (NHS) def. Gianna Fuls-Hopkins (S), 6-3, 7-5. 1st doubles: Mariah MacGlone and Morgan Grabarz (NHS) def. Rachel Harmon and Kacey Brown (S), 6-1, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Ellis Stratton and Siani Anderson (S) def. Brielle MacNichol and Catherine Donahue (NHS), 7-5, 5-7, 7-6. 3rd doubles: Hannah Sterbinsky and Alyssa Locke (NHS) def. Ashley Lowman and Liyenne Lee (S), 6-1, 6-3. 4th doubles: Sophie Alberts and Kaylee Tao (NHS) def. Michaela Basistova and Annabelle Walsh (S), 6-3, 6-2.
Kennedy Peace scored two goals and Kouri Peace one as Pennridge girls’ soccer shut out Quakertown, 5-0, on Tuesday. Melissa Lyon and Abby Groff also found the back of the net. The Rams led, 2-0, at the half. Megan Hirschbuhl, Erin Stevenson, Liz Cardie and Peace all had assists. Kaitlyn Moran and Mary Kate Levush shared time in goal for Pennridge. Morgan Small and Meghan Woulfe handled the goalkeeping duties for Quakertown.
Solebury School girls’ soccer lost, 6-0, at Calvary Christian on Tuesday. “Junior Abbie Rains and sophomore Olivia Lutz stood out with their tenacious work on defense, and freshman Addie Groth-Tuft displayed her versatility playing five different positions,” head coach Timothy Hall said. The Spartans will be back in action on Thursday, when they travel to Philadelphia to play at Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy at 4 p.m.
Solebury School field hockey fell, 2-0, at Morrisville on Tuesday. The Spartans trailed, 2-0, at halftime. “Unfortunately,” head coach Peter Schuyler said, “[we] were down two starters due to injuries suffered during the game. However, sophomore Qiana Vigo ‘stepped up’ moving from her midfield position to defensive back. With Qiana’s tenacious play, the defense shut out Morrisville in the second half.”