Quakertown boys’ volleyball went out of the Suburban One League to eclipse Whitehall, 3-0 (31-29, 25-21, 25-18), on Monday. The Panthers are 4-2 overall. Xavier Villanueva contributed 32 assists, three kills, three aces and nine digs to the winning effort. Assisting were: Dylan Flor, 16 kills, one ace, four blocks; Lucas Schan, nine kills, one ace, two blocks; Coulton Terry, five kills, two blocks; and Mike Dierolf, three kills.
Quakertown boys’ tennis succumbed to Saucon Valley, 5-2, on Monday. 1st singles: Srini Laliwala (SV) def. Nolan Pernia (Q), 6-4, 7-5. 2nd singles: David Mason (SV) def. Mike Kelsal (Q), 6-1, 6-3. 3rd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Joel Thompson (SV), 6-1, 6-3. 1st doubles: Srini Laliwala and Dave Mason (SV) def. Nolan Pernia and Mike Kelsal (Q), 8-2. 2nd doubles: Mike Vidal and Aaron Gardiner (SV) def. Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q), 6-4, 6-2. 3rd doubles: Adam Prager and Chris Thompson (SV) def. Ryan Kinney and Tyler Andreacchio (Q), 6-3, 6-0. 4th doubles: J.R. Ebersole and Ray McCarroll (Q) def. Ken Grenestedt and Mark Peterson (SV), 6-2, 6-4.
Quakertown baseball came up the wrong side of a 12-2 decision to Freedom on Monday. Freedom scored seven in the bottom of the first. Chris Curry went 2-for-2 with an RBI for the Panthers. Jared Kishbaugh and Jake Perrine each scored a run.
Quakertown boys’ tennis lost to Pottsgrove, 5-2, on Thursday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. Eric Maynard (P), 6-1, 6-2. 2nd singles: Pottsgrove won by forfeit. 3rd singles: Scott Exley (P) def. Ryan Kinney (Q), 4-6, 6-2, 6-1. 1st doubles: Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q) def. Will Keiser and Jared Kreiger (P), 6-3, 7-6. 2nd doubles: Pottsgrove won by forfeit. 3rd doubles: Bert Stevaert and Noah Nodolski (P) def. J.R. Ebersole and Ray McCarroll (Q), 6-4, 6-3. 4th doubles: Dave Deordeorme and Dylan Marchese (P) def. Kasey Hill and Josh Sterner (Q), 6-3, 6-4.
Cayla Metzger deposited three goals and Olivia Maseloff, Brooklynn Law and Taylor Kishbaugh all notched two as Quakertown girls’ lacrosse won its second game of the season – and second in varsity history – with a 13-8 triumph over Allentown Central Catholic on Thursday. Taylor Scheetz added two assists for the Panthers. Defensively, Kayla Donnelly had four interceptions and five caused turnovers, while Alisa Robinson had three interceptions. Morgan Craighead was solid in goal for Quakertown. She had nine saves.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball swept North Penn, 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-21), on Wednesday. The Panthers are 2-2 in the SOL Continental and 3-2 overall. Xavier Villanueva had 27 assists for Quakertown. His favorite targets were: Dylan Flor (12 kills, one block, seven digs), Lucas Schan (seven kills, three blocks), Coulton Terry, (seven kills, two blocks), Mike Dierolf (six kills, five digs) and Zach Dierolf (one kill, one block, two digs). Defensively, Nick Wesley had 11 digs and Chris Chookagian added three digs and an ace.
Quakertown baseball put a six-spot on the board in the bottom of the sixth to rip Norristown, 11-1, on Wednesday. Jake Perrine and Chris Curry starred offensively for the Panthers. Both managed two hits and three RBI. John Lilley also roped two base hits against Norristown. Gunnar Horst had two RBI. Cooper Johnson picked up the win on the mound, going four innings and allowing the one run, which was unearned.
Luke Irons struck out nine over four innings, but more importantly, he drove in three as Central Bucks West baseball defeated visiting Quakertown, 8-3, on Tuesday. Thomas Spratt relieved Irons on the mound and pitched three scoreless innings for the win. Matt Peralta went 3-for-3 at the plate and scored two runs for the Bucks. CB West scored five in the bottom of the fifth to separate from the Panthers.
Quakertown boys’ tennis fell to Hatboro-Horsham, 5-2, on Monday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. Rohan Varma (H), 2-6, 6-4, 6-4. 2nd singles: Ben Kron (H) def. Ryan Kinney (Q), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd singles: Elliot Barbell (H) def. Alec Buonanno (Q), 7-6, 6-4. 1st doubles: Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q) def. Tyler Abraham and Matt Boyle (H), 6-1, 6-4. 2nd doubles: Hatboro-Horsham won by forfeit. 3rd doubles: Luke Kevon and Rax Kron (H) def. Tyler Andreacchio and Ray McCarroll (Q), 6-0, 6-1. 4th doubles: Chris Frary and Caleb Kwon (H) def. Kasey Hill and Josh Starner (Q), 6-3, 4-6, 6-2.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at Quakertown, 3-0 (25-11, 25-21, 25-20), on Monday to improve to 4-0 on the season. Ram statistics: Brad Nase, 24 assists, seven digs, two aces; Jesse Smith, 12 assists, five digs; Ben Chinnici, 11 kills, three blocks; Devon Rice, eight kills, six digs, four aces; Brian Rosenberg, seven kills, seven digs; Sam Handy, five kills, two blocks; Brandon Greb, two kills, three blocks; and Max McVaugh, 10 digs, two aces. Panther statistics: Dylan Flor, seven kills; Coulton Terry, five kills, four blocks; Mike Dierolf, four kills; and Xavier Villanueva, 14 assists.