Lydia Konstanzer scored 21 and added 11 rebounds and Devan Rimmer chipped in 19 points as Pennridge girls’ basketball took down Quakertown, 65-41, on Thursday. The Rams burst to a 40-18 advantage at halftime. Brooke Bachtle deposited eight points for Pennridge; Gillian Anderson had seven. For the Panthers, Olivia Morano netted nine points; Meghan Klee had eight.
A 27-13 third quarter helped propel Pennridge boys’ basketball over Quakertown, 77-60, and, more important, to the SOL Continental championship on Thursday. Dan Long registered a game-high 33 points for the Rams. He hit five three-pointers. Max Wagner chipped in 18 points and Stephen Lowry had 14. Nick Drosnock’s 20 points paced the Panthers. Griffin Schmidt added 17. Pennridge concludes its regular season with a 19-3 mark and a 13-1 record in the SOL Continental. The Rams will compete in the SOL tournament on Saturday.
Quakertown wrestling overwhelmed CB West, 69-12, on Wednesday. 145: James Tulio (Q) won by forfeit. 152: Tanner Seislove (Q) won by forfeit. 160: Nick Basile (Q) won by forfeit. 170: Ryan Hieber (CBW) def. Max Russell (Q), fall in 3:26. 182: Noah Wood (Q) won by forfeit. 195: Nick Bonomo (Q) def. Spencer Piligian (CBW), fall in 5:05. 220: Gavin Caroff (Q) def. Harrison Radovich (CBW), fall in 5:02. 285: Justin Correa (Q) won by forfeit. 106: Josh Stahl (Q) def. Jake Tosti (CBW), fall in 2:33. 113: Corey Cope (Q) def. Jeremiah Diaz (CBW), fall in 0:43. 120: Trent Nielsen (Q) def. Andrew Soto (CBW), 10-8 decision. 126: Daulton Kline (Q) won by forfeit. 132: Charles Witman (Q) def. Kevin Kelly (CBW), fall in 3:18. 138: Ryan Tiernan (CBW) def. Nicholas Hadley (Q), fall in 1:48.
CB South girls’ basketball handed Quakertown a 66-33 setback on Tuesday. A high-scoring first quarter had the Titans up 20-13 after one and 37-20 at the half. For CB South, Jordan Vitelli managed 16 points, while Taylor Dunn had 11. Jill Martin finished with eight points for the Panthers; Meghan Klee had six.
Quakertown went 3-2 at Saturday’s Exeter Blue/White Duals. The Panthers downed Downingtown West, 36-29; Daniel Boone, 48-21; and Garnet Valley, 45-30; and fell to Exeter, 49-14, and Coatesville, 35-30. Gavin Caroff went 5-0 on the day at 220 pounds, winning three of his bouts by fall. Josh Stahl at 106 also went 5-0 with two falls. Tanner Seislove at 145 and 152 and Nick Bonomo at 182 and 195 each went 4-1. Seislove picked up two falls; Bonomo had one.
Quakertown girls’ basketball beat nonleague Catasauqua, 42-38, on Saturday. The Panthers, who are now 5-15 overall, raced out to a 12-7 lead after one quarter and held on for the victory. Jill Martin (15 points) and Marina Cooke (12) both finished in double figures.
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.
Quakertown wrestling lost to Downingtown East, 44-20, in the first round of the District Duals in Class AAA on Thursday. 160: Jude McDowell (DE) def. Nick Basile (Q), 5-2 decision. 170: Alec Horne (DE) def. Max Russell (Q), fall in 0:45. 182: Brent Czajkowski (DE) def. Noah Wood (Q), 7-5 decision. 195: Nick Bonomo (Q) def. Josh Wileczek (DE), fall in 3:00. 220: Gavin Caroff (Q) def. Owen Morris (DE), 8-3 decision. 285: Brendan McGinley (DE) def. Justin Correa (Q), 5-3 decision. 106: Lukas Richie (DE) def. Josh Stahl (Q), 16-3 major decision. 113: James Strommer (DE) def. Corey Cope (Q), 8-0 major decision. 120: Brett Horne (DE) def. Trent Nielsen (Q), technical fall in 4:40. 126: Praneeth Ramesh (DE) def. Daulton Kline (Q), 9-0 major decision. 132: Wade Cummings (DE) def. Charles Witman (Q), fall in 0:43. 138: Nik Zimmerman (DE) def. Nicholas Hadley (Q), fall in 2:53. 145: Tanner Seislove (Q) def. Jake Neubaum (DE), technical fall in 4:55. 152: James Tulio (Q) def. Jack Clay (DE), fall in 2:59.
Behind Meghan Klee’s 15 points, Quakertown girls’ basketball roughed up Pottstown, 44-20, on Wednesday. The Panthers outscored Pottstown, 29-8, in the second and third quarters combined. Jill Martin helped out with eight points and Marina Cooke added six for Quakertown.
Quakertown wrestling more than doubled up CB South, 51-24, on Wednesday. 106: Josh Stahl (Q) def. Thomas Russo (CBS), fall in 1:08. 113: Corey Cope (Q) def. Dylan Peniston (CBS), 6-0 decision. 120: Raymond Calderaio (CBS) def. Trent Nielsen (Q), fall in 2:21. 126: Daulton Kline (Q) def. Thomas Nguyen (CBS), fall in 0:49. 132: Kyle Murphy (CBS) def. Charles Witman (Q), fall in 1:23. 138: Nicholas Hadley (Q) def. Peter DeMallie (CBS), fall in 3:27. 145: Tanner Seislove (Q) def. Matthew Gorman (CBS), 6-2 decision. 152: Valentin Bogachev (CBS) def. James Tulio (Q), fall in 1:32. 160: Nick Basile (Q) def. Giovanni Marrero (CBS), 5-2 decision. 170: Luke Kohler (CBS) def. Max Russell (Q), fall in 3:23. 182: Noah Wood (Q) def. Chase Curtis (CBS), fall in 1:22. 195: Nick Bonomo (Q) def. Noah Gifford (CBS), fall in 4:33. 220: Gavin Caroff (Q) def. Ben Bernhauser (CBS), fall in 0:46. 285: Justin Correa (Q) won by forfeit.