Quakertown field hockey finished in a 2-2 tie with Hatboro-Horsham on Monday. Emma McLaughlin scored both goals for the Panthers. Becky Gerhart assisted on her second tally. Quakertown had more corners, 11-7; the Hatters more shots, 13-10.
Quakertown boys’ cross country finished seventh as a team at Saturday’s Paul Short Invitational White Race at Lehigh University. Freshman Hudson Delisle was the top Panther, finishing in 34th place overall in 17:21. Also finishing under 18 minutes were: Tommaso Stalleti, 56th place in 17:43; Brett Wolfinger, 59th in 17:45; and James Eicheldinger, 74th in 17:56.
Linzi Wolfe scored two goals (both were assisted by Jami Soriano) as Quakertown girls’ soccer defeated Saucon Valley, 3-2, on Friday. Soriano, assisted by Wolfe, put in the game-winner with 22 seconds remaining in regulation. Erinne Finlayson managed two saves for the Panthers.
Quakertown girls’ volleyball succumbed to Souderton, 3-1 (25-21, 25-21, 23-25, 26-24), on Thursday. Amanda Pursel paced the Panthers with 11 kills, six digs and an ace. Katelyn Spieker came up with five kills, two blocks and two aces, while Jen Sterner had seven kills, nine assists and four aces, and Lindsay Beck had 13 digs and an ace.
Quakertown girls’ tennis dominated Christopher Dock, 6-1, on Thursday. 1st singles: Madi Shourds (Q) def. Jenna Groff (CD), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd singles: Morgan Groissette (CD) def. Aubri Stetina (Q), 6-4, 6-2. 3rd singles: Laryssa Badulak (Q) def. Michaela Hill (CD), 6-0, 1-6, 6-0. 1st doubles: Ashley Harpster and Rebecca Miller (Q) def. Amber Clemens and Brooke Leaman (CD), 6-0, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Amanda Hunsberger and Kayla Reigh (Q) def. Erika Benner and Taylor Dawres (CD), 6-3, 6-2. 3rd doubles: Abby Campion and Sam Shourds (Q) def. Emily Desfine and Madison Dawres (CD), 6-0, 6-0. 4th doubles: Olivia Porambo and Sadie Fowler (Q) def. Becca Delphi and Jimi Tang (CD), 6-4, 7-6.
Emma McLaughlin fed Becky Gerhart for the game-winner with 4:53 remaining in overtime as Quakertown field hockey took a huge game from North Penn, 4-3, on Wednesday. Megan Thompson scored in the first half for the Panthers on a penalty stroke. Gerhart (McLaughlin assist) and Gabby Dontonville pumped in second-half goals for Quakertown, which outshot North Penn, 18-16, for the game and had more corners, 14-10. Goalie Rylee Lawler made 12 saves.
Hatboro-Horsham cross country hosted a tri-meet with Central Bucks West and Quakertown on Wednesday. Top 10 for the boys follows: Casey Comber, Hatboro-Horsham, 15:44.00; Rock Fortna, CB West, 16:18.00; Brian Mass, CB West, 16:29.00; Brandon Timm, Hatboro-Horsham, 16:29.01; Ian Davies, CB West, 16:37.00; Declan McDonald, CB West, 16:40.00; Brian Iatarola, CBW, 16:47.00; Connor Irwin, Hatboro-Horsham, 16:53.00; Trevor Belding, CB West, 16:58.00; Mark McClenahan, CB West, 17:04.00. And for the girls: Alyssa Quinn, Hatboro-Horsham, 19:50.00; Maddie Villalba, CB West, 19:53.00; Olivia Berry, CB West, 19:57.00; Emily Aunins, CB West, 19:58.00; Lindsey Gerlach, CB West, 19:59.00; Laura Roth, CB West, 20:02.00; Karina Bolton, Quakertown, 20:06.00; Jillian Keyte, CB West, 20:31.00; Ashley Lafferty, CB West, 20:46.00; Shelby Bingaman, CB West, 20:59.00.
Central Bucks West girls’ volleyball beat Quakertown, 3-1 (25-19, 25-20, 18-25, 25-17), on Tuesday. Amanda Pursel (15 kills, 12 digs) and Haley Sheehan (10 kills, two aces) led the offensive assault for the Panthers. Kerry Vanyo (19 assists, two aces, five digs), Jen Sterner (10 assists, five kills, seven digs) and Lindsay Beck (22 digs, two aces) keyed the passing game and defense.
Quakertown girls’ volleyball went down to Methacton, 3-0 (25-11, 25-16, 25-19), on Monday. Jen Sterner notched nine assists, two kills and four aces for the Panthers. Haley Sheehan (six kills), Katelyn Spieker (four kills) and Lindsay Beck (10 digs, one ace) also contributed for Quakertown.
Quakertown girls’ tennis lost to Allen, 4-3, on Monday. 1st singles: Keri Hartz (A) def. Madi Shourds (Q), 6-3, 6-1. 2nd singles: Lauren Drabenstot (A) def. Aubri Stetina (Q), 6-1, 7-5. 3rd singles: Ree Moh (A) def. Rebecca Miller (Q), 6-4, 1-6, 6-1. 1st doubles: Sam Shourds and Joi Zheng (Q) def. Ren Zuni Mawi and Yolandy Melendez (A), 8-2. 2nd doubles: Mary Gilbert and Leticia Melendez (A) def. Ashley Harpster and Abby Campion (Q), 6-1, 7-5, 6-1. 3rd doubles: Amanda Hunsberger and Kayla Reigh (Q) def. Karina Mendez and Karla Gallon (A), 7-6, 6-3. 4th doubles: Olivia Porambo and Sadie Fowler (Q) def. Macy Dillensnyder and Angelica Rodriguez (A), 6-4, 6-1.