Pennridge golf had little difficulty with Council Rock South, 202-228, on Thursday. Jake Wiley finished with a 39 to pace the Rams. Drew Bachtle and Colton Pifer each were a shot behind with a 40. Austin Roland and Matt Swartz managed a 41 and a 42, respectively, in the winning effort.
Pennridge boys’ water polo opened league play on Wednesday with a 14-12 setback to rival Wissahickon. With the score tied at 8-8 at halftime, the Rams held a one-shot lead midway through the fourth quarter. The Trojans battled back to take a 13-12 lead with a minute to play. Pennridge missed its final three shots to fall to 0-1 on the season. D.J. Marrone led the Rams with five goals.
Quakertown golf suffered three setbacks in a quad match on Wednesday at Fox Hollow Golf Club. The Panthers lost to CB East, 200-219; Pennridge, 202-219; and Hatboro-Horsham, 214-219. Top five for CB East: Kyle Kost, 38; Tommy Lewis, 39; Matt DeJonge, 41; Connor Pierce, 41; and Evan Villafranca, 41. Top five for Pennridge: Andrew Simpson, 39; Drew Bachtle, 40; Jake Wiley, 40; Matt Swartz, 41; and D.J. Holton, 42. Top five for Quakertown: Joe Rochelle, 40; Ryan Stainer, 41; Tanner Seislove, 46; Calvin Suk, 46; and John Williams, 46.
Pennridge girls’ tennis handled Quakertown, 6-1, on Tuesday. 1st singles: Madi Shourds (Q) def. Caity Stencler (P), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd singles: Ylan Phan (P) def. Aubri Stetina (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 3rd singles: Catherine Wright (P) def. Laryssa Badulak (Q), 1-6, 6-4, 12-10. 1st doubles: Lauren Fosbenner and Victoria Hanus (P) def. Ashley Harpster and Sam Shourds (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Nina Anderson and Alex Metelow (P) def. Amanda Hunsberger and Kayla Reigh (Q), 6-2, 6-0. 3rd doubles: Kaitlyn Harries and Christina Damiao (P) def. Sadie Fowler and Abi Campion (Q), 7-5, 7-6. 4th doubles: Lisa Bambueller and Samantha Tiedeken (P) def. Leah Hilliegas and Joy Zheng (Q), 6-2, 6-1.
Pennridge golf hosted its invitational on Monday, and the Rams defeated five foes and lost to just one, Central Bucks East, 198-205. Pennridge downed CB South, 205-210; CB West, 205-211; Quakertown, 205-232; Hatboro-Horsham, 205-216; and North Penn, 205-205, on a tiebreaker. Drew Bachtle carded a 39 to lead the Rams. Joining him in the top five were: Andrew Simpson, 41; D.J. Holton, 41; Matt Swartz, 42; and Jake Wiley, 42. The Rams are 8-1 overall and 6-1 in the SOL Continental Conference.
In a nonleague match, Pennridge golf improved to 4-0 overall with a 196-226 win over Upper Perkiomen on Wednesday at Macoby Run Golf Course. Pennridge’s Austin Roland shot a one-over-par 37 for the low round on the day. Colton Pifer and Drew Bachtle each carded a 39 for the victors. Andrew Simpson and Jake Wiley shot a 40 and 41, respectively, to help the Rams.