Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse defeated defending SOL Continental champion Hatboro-Horsham for the second time this season by a score of 7-4 on Wednesday at War Memorial Field. The Patriots began to separate from the Hatters in the third quarter, outscoring them, 3-1, after CB East held a slim, 3-2 advantage at halftime. Matt Heim scored all three Patriot goals in the third. Andrew Del Bracco was nearly perfect in winning 13 of 14 faceoffs, and Sean McGovern was outstanding, too, recording 16 saves. Matt Vetter scored a pair for CB East, while Zach Nelsen had a goal and six ground balls. Dustin Buchanan scooped up seven ground balls.
Central Bucks East softball needed 10 innings to erase Quakertown, 8-6, on Monday. The Patriots finished with nine hits; the Panthers managed six. Quakertown sent the game into extra innings with a run in the bottom of the seventh.
Central Bucks East pitcher Dan Morrin tossed a one-hitter as the Patriots baseball team defeated Quakertown, 11-0, on Monday. Quakertown’s Cam Delisle broke up the no-hitter in the bottom of the fifth.
Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse took down Central Bucks South, 10-5, on Monday evening at War Memorial Field in Doylestown. The Patriots move to 9-2 overall (6-0 in SOL Continental play) and CB South goes to 6-3 (4-2 in the Continental). The Patriots’ Matt Vetter scored both his goals in the first quarter. CB South answered with a goal to finish the first with CB East up, 2-1. The Patriots found the net five times in the second, and CB South added two to bring the score to 7-3 at the half. Both teams added one goal in the third as CB East maintained control of a four-goal lead. In the fourth, CB East added two more to CB South’s one. Matt Schmidt led the Patriots in scoring with four goals, while Matt Heim and Matt Vetter had two goals each and Matt Milici and Logan Nelsen had one goal apiece. Andrew Del Bracco won 11 of 16 faceoffs and had nine ground balls. Sean McGovern had 11 saves. Brendan McGrath scored two goals for the Titans.
Matt Vetter and Matt Heim each registered four goals as Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse downed Avon Grove, 11-9, on Saturday. The Patriots moved to 8-2 overall with the triumph. In the third quarter, CB East scored five unanswered goals and led by as much as 11-4. Matt Schmidt had a pair of goals and Ryan Brown had one goal. Andrew Del Bracco won 16 of 23 faceoffs and came up with seven ground balls. Sean McGovern made nine saves.
Central Bucks East boys’ tennis handled Quakertown, 7-0, on Thursday. 1st singles: Kimball (CBE) def. Mikey Kelsall (Q), 6-1, 6-4. 2nd singles: Cederiund (CBE) def. Brendon Quinn (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 3rd singles: Junkin (CBE) def. Alec Buonanno (Q), 6-1, 6-0. 1st doubles: Wehd and Chilson (CBE) def. Evan Koch and Zach Krauss (Q), 6-2, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Casey Fredwick and Connor Sands (CBE) def. Brandon Lee and Ryan Cookson (Q), 6-4, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Petro and Robbie Schmcivik (CBE) def. Louis Andreacchio and Randy Stenson (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 4th doubles: Feldman and Kyle Schmauik (CBE) def. Tyler Andreacchio and Mason Sullivan (Q), 6-0, 6-0.
Matt Schmidt deposited seven goals as Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse crushed Pennridge, 16-7, on Thursday. It was the sixth road game in a row for the Patriots, who moved to 7-2 overall and 5-0 in SOL Continental. Also for CB East, Matt Heim had four goals and two assists. Matt Milici had one goal and five assists, and Matt Vetter, David Gressgott, Cameron Price and Alex Philipp each added one goal. Andrew Del Bracco won 10 of 14 faceoffs. Sean McGovern had three saves and allowed four goals, and Ryan Schupp had four saves and allowed three for CB East. Up next for the Patriots is Avon Grove in a nonleague match on Saturday.
Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse lost to No. 9 nationally-ranked Malvern Prep, 11-6, in nonleague play on Saturday. The Patriots are 6-2 overall and 4-0 in the SOL Continental Conference. Ryan Brown scored two goals for CB East. Matt Heim, Matt Brown, David Gressgott and Dustin Buchanan each added a goal. Matt Milici managed two assists. Buchanan also came up with six ground balls. Sean McGovern had 12 saves for CB East.
Matt Vetter scored four goals as Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse dominated Souderton, 9-2, on Friday. Matt Schmidt also stood out with two goals, and Matt Heim, Matt Milici (also two assists) and Dustin Buchanan each contributed one goal. Andrew DelBracco won 13 of 17 faceoffs, and Sean McGovern and Ryan Schupp each had four saves. The Patriots led 8-2 at the half.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball won at CB East, 3-1 (25-21, 25-20, 26-28, 25-19), on Wednesday night. It was the Panthers’ first victory of the season. Josh Morgan paced Quakertown with 21 kills, nine digs and two aces. Also standing out were: Dylan Flor, 10 kills, three aces and three blocks; Mike Dierolf, five kills and four digs; Lucas Schan, four kills; Coulton Terry, six blocks; and Xavier Villanueva, 39 assists.