CB East boys’ basketball moved to 7-7 in the SOL Continental with Thursday’s 43-32 victory at Souderton. The Patriots won every quarter. Justin O’Neil’s 13 points led CB East. Tommy Strasburger had eight points, seven rebounds and seven assists. Blake Peterson had eight points and seven boards, while Matt Pattyson contributed six points, 10 rebounds and five assists.
CB West girls’ basketball took down CB East, 46-33, on Tuesday. The Bucks won every quarter but the first (7-7). The Bucks’ Makenzie Mason tallied 16 points, six rebounds and two steals. Maddie Maio had 14 points, while Maggie Rakowsky finished with 11 points, seven rebounds and three steals. Tori Abelson managed five points and six boards. For the Patriots, Bri Talbot had 15 points. Kyra Scaliti chipped in seven points.
The CB East boys’ track team continued its medal-winning ways while earning awards in five events during the Greater Philadelphia Track and Field Coaches meet at the Glen Mills School on Saturday. Top honors on the track went to the first-place distance medley relay team of Josh Goetz, Pranav Laxman, Dylan McKeever and David Endres. Two Patriot relays picked up silver medals, including the 4×800-meter relay squad of Carlos Velez, Thomas Jordon, Sean Lahetta and Marc Motter, and the 4×400-meter relay team of Matt Eisenlord, Louis Kettelberger, Gavin Zander and Ata Shahideh. In the field events, Ryan Mill took first place in the pole vault, while Luke McDonnell claimed a fifth-place medal in the triple jump.
CB East girls’ basketball won on its Senior Night, defeating SOL Continental foe Quakertown, 39-28, on Friday evening. The Panthers took an 8-2 lead in the first quarter, but the Patriots responded by grabbing a 10-7 lead after one and taking a 24-16 advantage into halftime. Bridget Birkhead scored 11 for CB East. Bailey McManus added 10, and Kyra Scaliti and Grace Stewart each had six. For Quakertown, Maggie Garlick and Olivia Morano each managed eight points, while Meghan Klee had seven.
CB East boys’ basketball took it to New Foundations, 55-34, on Thursday. The Patriots controlled the second half, winning it 29-12. CB East was fantastic from three-point land, where the Patriots converted nine of 20. Matt Pattyson hit three threes for his team-high 12 points; he added five steals. Justin O’Neil went for 11 points (two threes) and eight rebounds. Tommy Strasburger accumulated six points and five assists, while Blake Peterson blocked three shots. CB East is 12-7 overall.
The CB East boys’ track team placed well in several events in a field of 37 teams from Pennsylvania and New Jersey at The Lawrenceville School on Wednesday. Among the highlights for the Patriots were individual medals awarded to three seniors on the team. Jake Brophy took first in the mile run, while bronze medals went to Evan Becker in the triple jump and Ryan Mill in the pole vault.
CB East boys’ basketball used a 17-10 fourth quarter to get past CB South, 51-47, on Tuesday in a key SOL Continental match-up. Elijah Seger sparked a Patriots 9-2 run early in the fourth quarter. He finished with nine points. Justin O’Neil (10 points) went four for four from the line in the fourth. Tommy Strasburger led all scorers with 16. He added six rebounds. Blake Peterson contributed seven points and seven boards, while Matt Pattyson had three points, five assists and four steals. For the Titans, Tim Waddington had 12 points and Chris Hones 10.
Chris Reilly went four for four from the free throw line in the fourth quarter as CB East boys’ basketball held on to nip Hatboro-Horsham, 37-36, on Thursday. The Patriots led 12-2 after one. Matt Pattyson was lights out from three in the first half for CB East. He knocked down four triples in the first 16 minutes and finished with 13 points and five rebounds. Tommy Strasburger filled out his stat line with eight points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals for the 10-7 Patriots.
Quakertown wrestling won at CB East, 48-23, on Wednesday. 106: Josh Stahl (Q) won by forfeit. 113: Corey Cope (Q) def. David Schmidt (CBE), 11-2 major decision. 120: Trent Nielsen (Q) def. Joseph W. Scollins (CBE), 16-7 major decision. 126: Daulton Kline (Q) def. Dylan Rafferty (CBE), fall in 1:57. 132: Charles Witman (Q) def. Austin Cheesman (CBE), fall in 0:30. 138: Michael Driver (CBE) def. Nicholas Hadley (Q), fall in 1:10. 145: Ryan Chalifoux (CBE) def. Tanner Seislove (Q), 5-1 decision. 152: James Tulio (Q) def. Ben Eckley (CBE), fall in 4:52. 160: Collin Stevens (CBE) def. Mike Maquire (Q), fall in 0:48. 170: Kyle Osting (CBE) def. Nick Basile (Q), 6-4 decision. 182: Alec Sager (CBE) def. Max Russell (Q), fall in 3:04. 195: Nick Bonomo (Q) def. Mike Melchiorre (CBE), fall in 0:42. 220: Gavin Caroff (Q) def. James Loveless (CBE), fall in 2:36. 285: Justin Correa (Q) def. Trent Petro (CBE), 11-3 major decision.
Matt Pattyson knocked down two free throws with 16 seconds remaining and came up with a steal with a second left to help CB East boys’ basketball get by North Penn, 53-51, on Tuesday. The Patriots outscored the Knights, 18-8, in the fourth quarter. Pattyson scored eight of his 14 points in the fourth quarter. He added five rebounds and five assists. Elijah Seger scored six of his eight points in the fourth. Tommy Strasburger was the high man for CB East with 19 points, including four threes.