Palisades boys’ basketball went down in the championship game of the Fleetwood holiday tournament on Wednesday. The Pirates lost to Pequea Valley, 53-33. Pequea Valley used a 13-4 first quarter as a springboard to the title. Pequea Valley was led by tournament MVP Josh Stoltzfus, who tallied 17 points. Chase Orecchio notched nine, all on three-pointers, for Palisades. The Pirates are 3-7 overall.
Palisades boys’ basketball won its opener in the Fleetwood holiday tournament on Tuesday. The Pirates destroyed Brandywine, 64-41. Palisades ran away with the game in the second and third quarters, outscoring its opponent, 36-19. The Pirates were led in scoring by Jordan Odle with 18 and Austin Krauss with 12. Palisades (3-6 overall) plays Pequea Valley in the championship game on Wednesday.
Palisades girls’ basketball hammered Upper Perkiomen, 66-14, on Monday. Karlee Krchnavi scored 17 for the Pirates. Katie King and Alexa Parks also stood out offensively for Palisades, finishing with 12 and 11 points, respectively. Kaitlyn Cavallaro added seven to the winning cause. Eleven Pirates scored in all.
Quakertown girls’ tennis stymied Palisades, 4-1, on Friday. 1st singles: Madeline Newsome (P) def. Laryssa Badulak (Q), 6-1, 6-0. 2nd singles: Madi Shourds (Q) def. Jen Reokner (P), 7-6, 6-7, 10-4. 3rd singles: Karla Zeravcic (Q) def. Emily Danko (P), 6-0, 6-2. 1st doubles: Aubri Stetina and Rebecca Miller (Q) def. Claire Olmstead and Leah Spies (P), 6-0, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Ashley Harpster and Abby Campion (Q) def. Alyssa Nostasi and Alexis Bordeaux (P), 6-2, 6-1.