Bradley Nase handed out 44 assists (and added 12 digs and two blocks) as Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at Central Bucks East, 3-1 (25-17, 25-27, 25-19, 25-12), on Wednesday. The Rams are 11-0 and will host Quakertown on Thursday, at 6:30 p.m. Against the Patriots, Max McVaugh had 26 digs and two aces. Also excelling were: Ben Chinnici, 18 kills, four blocks; Henry Savage, 11 kills, seven blocks; Devon Rice, 11 kills, 15 digs; Jon Long, five kills, three blocks; Aaron Nelson, four kills; and Jesse Smith, 14 digs.
Catcher Joe Unangst went 4-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored as Pennridge baseball defeated Quakertown, 11-4, on Tuesday. Dave Tatoian had three hits, three RBI and two runs scored from the leadoff position. Dan Long and Tommy Nuneviller each added two hits. Nuneviller also had two RBI. Andrew Mayhew picked up the win on the mound, striking out seven in four and two-thirds innings. For the Panthers, John Lilley had two hits, and Chris Curry knocked in two and scored a run.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball prevailed over Central Bucks South, 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-21), on Monday. For the Rams, Bradley Nase had 18 assists, four blocks and two aces. Joining him on the stat sheet were: Jesse Smith, eight assists; Ben Chinnici, 10 kills, six digs, three aces; Devon Rice, three kills, two aces; Henry Savage, three kills, four aces; Aaron Nelson, four kills, three blocks; Brian Rosenberg, four kills; Max McVaugh, six digs; and Caleb Pennell, five digs.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball won handily at Cheltenham, 3-0 (25-12, 25-11, 25-14), on Friday. The Rams are 9-0 and will play CB South on Monday night. Against Cheltenham, Jesse Smith had 18 assists and five aces. Also standing out were: Devon Rice, eight aces; Austin Rush, four aces; Brandon Greb, four kills, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, three kills; Ryan Spangler, three kills; Jon Long, three blocks; and Lucas Hefner, one kill.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball was victorious at Upper Dublin, 3-1 (25-12, 25-12, 26-28, 25-18), on Wednesday. Pennridge stats: Bradley Nase, 10 assists, two blocks; Jesse Smith, 30 assists, seven digs, three aces, aces blocks; Ben Chinnici, 11 kills, three blocks; Devon Rice, six kills, two aces; Aaron Nelson, six kills, two blocks; Brandon Greb, six kills, three blocks; Jon Long, five kills, two blocks; Brian Rosenberg, eight digs, two aces; Austin Rush, 16 digs; and Jeremy Baum, 11 digs.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball (7-0) beat Souderton, 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-20), on Monday. A lot of Rams contributed to the win, including: Jesse Smith, 20 assists, six digs, two aces, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, six kills, four blocks; Sam Handy, five kills, nine digs; Jon Long, four kills; Brandon Greb, five blocks; Josiah Friesen, two kills, two blocks; Ryan Spangler, two kills; Jeremy Baum, seven digs; Austin Rush, 10 digs; and Caleb Penell, five digs.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at North Penn, 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 25-22), on Friday evening. The Rams are 6-0 and will host Souderton on Monday. Against the Knights, Bradley Nase had 30 assists and seven digs. Also contributing were: Max McVaugh, 15 digs; Devon Rice, 14 kills, eight digs, four aces; Aaron Nelson, seven kills; Henry Savage, five kills, three blocks; Sam Handy, four kills; Ben Chinnici, four kills; and Brian Rosenberg, three kills.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at Central Bucks West, 3-1 (25-18, 25-13, 23-25, 25-13), on Wednesday. The Rams improved to 5-0. For Pennridge, Brad Nase had 36 assists, five blocks; Devon Rice, 15 kills, nine digs; Ben Chinnici, 14 kills, 11 digs; Henry Savage, six kills, six blocks, six digs; Aaron Nelson, six kills; Max McVaugh, eight digs; and Jesse Smith, 12 digs.
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.
Pennridge boys’ volleyball placed second at Saturday’s Bobcat Invitational at Northeastern. The Rams fell to the host Bobcats, 21-17, 20-22, 15-10, in the championship game. Northeastern is the top-ranked team in Class AA in the state. On their way to the final, the Rams knocked off Seneca Valley (Class AAA seventh-ranked team), 11-15, 17-15, 15-13, and Parkland (Class AAA No. 4), 21-18, 24-26, 15-13, in the semifinals. “Pennridge played well all day while getting contributions from many players,” head coach Dave Childs said. “We ended up losing a close match with host Northeastern in the final after defeating three very good teams in the playoffs. We finished the tournament 13-4 overall.”