Quakertown boys’ volleyball’s strong season ended on Thursday night at William Tennent, 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-20), in the quarterfinals of the District One tournament. The Panthers concluded their campaign at 15-5. No. 6 Quakertown had beaten Tennent, the third seed, earlier in the year. Quakertown statistics from Thursday: Dylan Flor, eight kills; Lucas Schan, seven kills; Mike Dierolf, five kills; and Xavier Villanueva, 21 assists.
Pennridge pitcher Joe Molettiere struck out nine in five-plus innings as the Rams baseball team shut out Quakertown, 6-0, on Wednesday. Molettiere allowed only one hit and walked two. Mitch McLeod pitched the final inning and two-thirds. He allowed only one baserunner (a walk) and fanned three. Luke Nuneviller and Andrew Horne both went 3-for-3 at the dish for Pennridge. Dan Long, Danny Shane and Andrew Mayhew all finished with two hits. Long also scored two runs. Jared Kishbaugh had the lone hit for the Panthers.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball defeated Abington, 3-1 (25-16, 22-25, 29-27, 25-15), at home in the first round of districts on Tuesday evening. Panther statistics: Dylan Flor, 17 kills, six digs; Mike Dierolf, eight kills, 10 digs; Coulton Terry, eight kills, four blocks; Lucas Schan, two kills, three blocks, two aces; Xavier Villanueva, one kill, 37 assists, 16 digs, two aces; and Nick Wesley, 11 digs.
Quakertown baseball scored six runs in the third inning to turn back CB South, 6-3, on Monday. John Lilley went 2-for-3 with three RBI, a triple and a run scored for the Panthers. Jared Kishbaugh and Chris Curry each had an RBI and a run scored for the victors. Zack Metz needed only 75 pitches to throw a complete-game seven-hitter. Only two of the three runs scored against him were earned. Kyle Rossi went 3-for-4 for CB South.
Southern Lehigh nipped Quakertown baseball, 4-3, on Friday. The Panthers registered more hits, seven to four. Torin Martutartus went 3-for-3 with a couple runs scored for Quakertown. Jake Reed went 2-for-4 with two RBI. Jake Perrine also had an RBI for the Panthers.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball dropped Cheltenham, 3-0 (25-18, 25-9, 27-25), on Tuesday. Contributing to the win were: Dylan Flor, 14 kills, two blocks; Coulton Terry, eight kills, four blocks; Mike Dierolf, eight kills; Lucas Schan, six kills, two blocks; Jeff Prusch, seven digs; Nick Wesley, seven digs; and Xavier Villanueva, 33 assists.
Quakertown boys’ tennis overwhelmed Christopher Dock, 7-0, on Tuesday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. David Lee (CD), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd singles: Mike Kelsal (Q) def. Tom Lu (CD), 6-0, 6-0. 3rd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Nathan Woods (CD), 6-1, 6-1. 1st doubles: Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q) def. Johna Thannito and Sergey Curtos (CD), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Ryan Kinney and J.R. Ebersole (Q) def. Matt Lynch and Sam Thompson (CD), 6-2, 7-5. 3rd doubles: Tyler Andreacchio and Ray McCarroll (Q) def. Cameron Reinoso and Nathan Hartly (CD), 6-1, 6-2. 4th doubles: Randy Stenson and Kasey Hill (Q) def. Alex Police and Sebastian Rivas (CD), 6-1, 6-0.
Hatboro-Horsham blanked Quakertown baseball, 5-0, on Tuesday. Cooper Johnson and Matt Bukavich each had two hits for the Panthers. Quakertown finished with six hits, two less than the Hatters.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball beat CB East, 3-1 (25-16, 22-25, 25-16, 25-20), on Monday. The Panthers are 11-4 in the SOL Continental and 13-4 overall. For Quakertown: Dylan Flor, 16 kills, six digs, two blocks; Mike Dierolf, 15 kills; Coulton Terry, nine kills, four blocks; Lucas Schan, four kills, two blocks, three aces, four digs; Nick Wesley, 10 digs; and Xavier Villanueva, 30 assists.
Dylan Flor smashed 18 kills (and added 11 digs) as Quakertown boys’ volleyball romped over Upper Dublin, 3-0 (25-19, 25-6, 25-19), on Friday. Adding to the winning effort were: Lucas Schan, 10 kills, three digs; Coulton Terry, seven kills; Nick Wesley, 10 digs; Jeff Prusch, 10 digs; Mike Dierolf, seven digs; and Xavier Villanueva, 30 assists.