Quakertown baseball downed Souderton, 5-0, on Thursday in a game shortened to five innings because of rain. Cooper Johnson picked up the win on the bump, going all five innings and yielding only one hit and walking three. Aaron Besch had two RBI and two runs scored. Jake Reed also knocked in two.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball prevailed at Quakertown, 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 25-16), on Wednesday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 24 assists, six digs, two blocks; Ben Chinnici, 12 kills, 12 aces; Kevin Jones, eight kills, three blocks; Zach Detweiler, four kills, four blocks; Cross Edwards, four kills, seven digs, two aces; Josiah Friesen, five kills, four blocks; and Austin Rush, 14 digs. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, 10 kills, four digs, one ace; Zach Dierolf, four kills; Graham Wilson, three kills, one block; Chris Cowan, two blocks; Logan Spieker, six kills, three digs, two blocks; Drew Stout, 17 assists; Josh Moyer, three digs; and Zac Mahler, 16 digs. The Rams are 11-2 overall this season and 11-1 in league play. Pennridge will host state power Hempfield in a nonleague match on Friday night.
Quakertown boys’ tennis dominated Lansdale Catholic, 7-0, on Wednesday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. Kyle Kerr (LC), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd singles: Alec Buonano (Q) def. Michael Plummer (LC), 6-1, 6-0. 3rd singles: Ray McCarroll (Q) def. Andy Kim (LC), 6-0, 6-0. 1st doubles: Randy Stenson and Danny Reigh (Q) def. C.J. Urbanek and Kevin Jang (LC), 4-6, 6-1, 1-0. 2nd doubles: Hunter Webb and Eric Neagu (Q) def. Brian Halton and Joe Madden (LC), 6-2, 6-2. 3rd doubles: Mason Bruzgo and Noa Robinson (Q) def. Eddie Choi and Junhyeon Moon (LC), 6-2, 6-1. 4th doubles: Matt Meyers and Tomas Sipone (Q) won by forfeit.
Pennridge boys’ track and field ran its SOL Continental record to 6-0 with Tuesday’s 89-52 victory over North Penn. First-place winners follow: 300 (Alex Dimon, Pennridge), 40.37; 4×800 (Pennridge’s James Masgai, Solomon Araneta, Jeff Espinal, Austin Howell), 8:20.28; 100 (Albert House, North Penn), 11.11; 1,600 (Tucker Desko, Pennridge), 4:27.25; 4×100 (Pennridge’s Carson VanHart, Owen Eisen, Matt Firuta, Josh Pinkney), 43.28; 400 (Dante Watson, North Penn), 50.09; 110 (Alex Dimon, Pennridge), 15.17; 800 (Dan Santiago, North Penn), 1:59.81; 200 (Austin Howell, Pennridge), 22.54; 3,200 (Brendon O’Toole, North Penn), 9:43.84; 4×400 (Pennridge’s Alex Dimon, John Nash, Patrick O’Brien, Austin Howell), 3:21.77; shot put (Griffin McMann, Pennridge), 44-8.5; discus (Griffin McMann, Pennridge), 141-7; long jump (Albert House, North Penn), 22-2.75; triple jump (Albert House, North Penn), 43-.5; high jump (Matt Moyer, Pennridge), 6-4; and pole vault (Long, North Penn), 12-0.
Devyn Bard pitched a complete game shutout as Quakertown baseball stopped CB West, 7-0, on Tuesday. Bard allowed only two hits in seven innings of work. He struck out four and walked three. Lake Friday went 2-for-4 with two runs scored for the Panthers. Aaron Besch and Tyler Guidos each knocked in three, while Jake Reed scored three runs.
CB East boys’ track and field ran past Quakertown, 105-45, on Tuesday. First-place winners follow: 300 hurdles (Dalsea, CB East), 40.8; 4×800 (CB East’s Goetz, Earles, Curtis, Endres), 8:49.0; 100 (Myles King, CB East), 10.8; 1,600 (Schultz, CB East), 4:42.7; 4×100 (CB East’s Parasky, Melenialie, King, Gibson), 44.2; 400 (Brophy, CB East), 51.6; 110 hurdles (Digiovani, CB East), 16.1; 800 (Delisle, Quakertown), 1:58.4; 200 (Burns, Quakertown), 22.6; 3,200 (Goetz, CB East), 10:22.4; 4×400 (CB East’s Shahideh, Parasky, Dalsea, Endres), 3:30.3; high jump (Grimmage, Quakertown), 6-2; long jump (Parasky, CB East), 21-1; triple jump (Williams, CB East); pole vault (Mills, CB East), 14-0; shot put (Curry, Quakertown), 44-2; discus (Adams, CB East), 126-6; and javelin (Drew, CB East), 130-5.
CB East boys’ lacrosse used a 6-2 third quarter to power past Hatboro-Horsham, 13-11, on Tuesday. Logan Nelsen had a hat trick for the Patriots. Ryan Brown and Owen Griffin each scored a pair and added three assists. Michael Ott and Ryan Stout each chipped in two goals. Grant Porter had a pair of helpers. Ott won 22 of 27 faceoffs. Liam Rosenthal made nine saves. Griffin and Conor Larkin each had six ground balls; Nelsen had five. CB East (8-4 overall, 6-2 SOL Continental) will travel to CB South on Friday, April 29 to take on the Titans.
Quakertown boys’ tennis lost to Pottsgrove, 4-3, on Monday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. Nate Nilla (P), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Jared Krieger (P), 6-2, 6-1. 3rd singles: Ray McCarroll (Q) def. Dylan Marcbese (P), 6-1, 6-2. 1st doubles: Noah Nodolski and Will Kaiser (P) def. Randy Stenson and Danny Reigh (Q), 6-2, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Austin Leach and Kyle Leach (P) def. Hunter Webb and Eric Neagu (Q), 3-6, 6-3, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Pottsgrove won by forfeit. 4th doubles: Charlie McAllis and Tyler Rolando (P) def. Matt Meyers and Tomas Sipone (Q), 6-1, 6-0.
CB South boys’ volleyball fell to North Penn, 3-1 (25-19, 25-19, 20-25, 25-14), on Monday. Stats for CB South: Mark Macios, one kill, one block, four digs, 21 assists; Justin Koren, 10 kills, seven blocks, 13 digs, three assists; Tim White, four kills, three digs; Joe Karn, one ace, three kills, two blocks, two digs; and Mason Zeo, two aces, five kills, nine digs.
CB South boys’ tennis slipped to CR North, 6-1, on Monday. 1st singles: Cole Groetsch (CBS) def. Alex Whelan (CRN), 6-1, 6-2. 2nd singles: Ashton Johnson (CRN) def. Mason Woolley (CBS), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd singles: Matt Whelan (CRN) def. Nishant Chintala (CBS), 6-0, 6-1. 1st doubles: Will Summerall and Garrett Strominger (CRN) def. Richard Song and Will Rong (CBS), 6-1, 6-2. 2nd doubles: Joey Gaul and Tom Nordham (CRN) def. Michael Towle and Ethan Wang (CBS), 6-1, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Jake Eisenberg and Chris DiMedio (CRN) def. Rohit Sinha and Evan Michner (CBS), 6-0, 6-0. 4th doubles: Anshul Ramanathan and Jake Moscovitz (CRN) def. Alex Pierzchala and Tommy Kim (CBS), 6-1, 7-5.