Quakertown baseball was edged by North Penn, 5-4, on Thursday. Vinny LaCava threw six strong innings for the Panthers, allowing only one earned run. At the plate, he went 2-for-3 with a walk and an RBI. Aaron Besch was 2-for-4 with a run scored. Quakertown will travel to CB West on Friday.
Central Bucks East boys’ tennis handled Quakertown, 7-0, on Thursday. 1st singles: Kimball (CBE) def. Mikey Kelsall (Q), 6-1, 6-4. 2nd singles: Cederiund (CBE) def. Brendon Quinn (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 3rd singles: Junkin (CBE) def. Alec Buonanno (Q), 6-1, 6-0. 1st doubles: Wehd and Chilson (CBE) def. Evan Koch and Zach Krauss (Q), 6-2, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Casey Fredwick and Connor Sands (CBE) def. Brandon Lee and Ryan Cookson (Q), 6-4, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Petro and Robbie Schmcivik (CBE) def. Louis Andreacchio and Randy Stenson (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 4th doubles: Feldman and Kyle Schmauik (CBE) def. Tyler Andreacchio and Mason Sullivan (Q), 6-0, 6-0.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball defeated Cheltenham, 3-2 (25-12, 16-25, 27-25, 25-27, 15-12), on Wednesday. The Panthers are 3-4 on the season. Xavier Villanueva finished with 41 assists for Quakertown. Josh Morgan and Dylan Flor led the way with 18 and 13 kills, respectively. Coulton Terry (seven kills, six blocks), Lucas Schan (five kills, three blocks) and Mike Dierolf (four kills) added to the cause, while Nick Wesley came up with eight digs.
Quakertown boys’ tennis lost to Saucon Valley, 7-0, on Wednesday. 1st singles: Michael Vidal (SV) def. Mike Kelsall (Q), 6-4, 6-3. 2nd singles: Srini Lallwala (SV) def. Brandon Quinn (Q), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd singles: David Mason (SV) def. Alec Bounanno (Q), 6-1, 6-4. 1st doubles: Niko Hahalis and Aaron Gardiner (SV) def. Evan Koch and Zach Krauss (Q), 6-1, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Adam Prager and Chris Thompson (SV) def. Brendon Lee and Ryan Cookson (Q), 6-1, 6-0. 3rd doubles: Ken Grenestedt and Jack Nimko (SV) def. Louis Andreacchio and Tyler Andreacchio (Q), 6-3, 6-2. 4th doubles: Marc Peterson and Nick Welch (SV) def. Kasey Hill and Randy Stenson (Q), 6-2, 6-3.
Quakertown boys’ tennis went down to North Penn, 6-1, on Tuesday. 1st singles: Ryan Reynolds (NP) def. Mike Kelsall (Q), 7-5, 1-6, 6-3. 2nd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Andrew Pei (NP), 1-6, 6-3, 6-3. 3rd singles: Jeevan Probnakar (NP) def. Zach Krauss (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 1st doubles: Tim Hoerr and Bijai Varma (NP) def. Evan Koch and Ryan Cookson (Q), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Neil Goh and Tyler Matyszak (NP) def. Brendon Lee and Tyler Andreacchio (Q), 6-0, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Ryan Cox and Howard Chu (NP) def. Louis Andreacchio and Randy Stenson (Q), 6-0, 6-2. 4th doubles: Cory Bogas and Robert Terchek (NP) def. Kasey Hill and Mason Sullivan (Q), 6-0, 6-1.
Central Bucks South boys’ track won Tuesday at Quakertown, 98-52. Individual winners follow. 300 hurdles: Haqq (CBS), 42.8. 3,200 relay: CB South, 8:20.6. 100: Wright (Q), 11.2. 1,600: Chappell (CBS), 4:45.0. 400: Wolfinger (Q), 52.5. 400 relay: CB South, 44.4. 110 hurdles: Haqq (CBS), 15.7. 800: Fielding (CBS), 2:03.9. 200: Wright (Q), 23.1. 3,200: Balla (Q), 10:04.3. 1,600 relay: CB South, 3:34.6. High jump: Johnson (CBS), 5-8. Long jump: Shigo (CBS), 20-1/2. Triple jump: Jadwin (CBS), 39-11. Pole vault: Raguz (CBS), 13-0. Shot put: Varichione (Q), 42-3.5. Discus: Varichione (Q), 141-9.5. Javelin: Varichione (Q), 140-6.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball lost to Pennridge, 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-10), on Monday. The Panthers are 2-4 on the season. Nick Wesley amassed eight digs for Quakertown. Xavier Villanueva handed out 20 assists. Also contributing were: Josh Morgan, eight kills, five digs; Dylan Flor, six kills; Lucas Schan, three kills; and Mike Dierolf, three kills, four digs.
Quakertown boys’ volleyball won its second straight match, downing Upper Dublin, 3-2 (28-26, 22-25, 23-25, 27-25, 15-8), on Friday evening to improve to 2-3 overall. Dylan Flor blasted 28 kills to pace the Panthers. He was helped by: Mike Dierolf, 15 kills, 10 digs; Lucas Schan, eight kills; and Coulton Terry, five kills. Xavier Villanueva handed out 46 assists. Quakertown is back in action Monday at home against Pennridge.
Aylssa Wilkinson did it all for Quakertown softball on Thursday. She pitched a complete game in the circle, and she went 2-for-4 at the dish with two doubles and two RBI in the Panthers’ 6-1 victory over Pennridge. Quakertown scored all six of its runs in the top of the fifth. Emily Mayhew took the loss for the Rams. Meghan Klee knocked in two with a shot up the middle in the fifth. Senior Becca Robison started the inning with her first home run that carried over the centerfield fence.
Pennridge scratched by Quakertown baseball courtesy of a two-out bases-loaded balk in the seventh to prevail, 10-9. Aaron Besch hit a three-run homer for the Panthers. Pat San Angelo went 2-for-3 with a pair of RBI. Vinny La Cava pitched 4.2 innings and went 2-for-3 at the plate.