Panthers overpower Patriots

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.

Patriots sink rival Bucks

Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse visited Central Bucks West on Monday evening at War Memorial Field and came away with the victory in the crosstown rivalry. With the win, the Patriots improved their record to 15-1. CB West opened the scoring with a quick goal at the 10:07 mark of the first quarter. The Patriots responded with four unanswered goals to take a commanding 4-1 lead at the end of the first. The second quarter was even with both teams scoring one goal, and the score at the midway point was 5-2 in favor of the Patriots. The Bucks came out and scored two goals to CB East’s one in the third quarter. However, the fourth quarter was all CB East as the Patriots outscored CB West, 4-2, to go on to win, 10-6. The Patriots were led in scoring by Matt Vetter and Ryan Brown, each of whom scored three goals, Owen Griffin had two, while David Gresscott and Mike Ott each chipped in one goal. CB East’s faceoff tandem of Jack Auteri and Ott combined to win 15 of 20. Sean McGovern was strong in the cage with seven saves for the Patriots. Mike Eveland and Dustin Buchanan led CB East with two caused turnovers apiece. Ground balls were huge for CB East as Matt Brown and Buchanan each had seven, while Eveland had three, Griffin two, Grant Porter two, Matt Krumenacker one and Logan Nelson was also credited with one.

Flor “kills” Upper Dublin’s hopes

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.

North Penn hands Panthers loss

North Penn took down Quakertown baseball, 8-2, on Friday. The Knights scored three in the bottom of the third, two in the fourth and three in the sixth to erase the Panthers. Quakertown got both of its runs in the third, courtesy of a two-run RBI base knock by Tyler Guidos. Chet Friday and Jake Reed scored on the play.

Panthers stymie Souderton

Quakertown boys’ volleyball defeated Souderton, 3-1 (25-15, 25-12, 24-26, 25-16), on Wednesday. The Panthers are 9-4 in the SOL Continental. Filling out the stat sheet for Quakertown were: Dylan Flor, 15 kills, 10 digs, two aces; Mike Dierolf, 11 kills, 16 digs; Coulton Terry, eight kills, three blocks; Lucas Schan, eight kills, six blocks, five digs; Zach Dierolf, five kills, three blocks; Xavier Villanueva, 41 assists, 13 digs; Nick Wesley, 15 digs; and Jeff Prusch, six digs.

Knights get best of Panthers

Quakertown boys’ tennis went down to North Penn, 6-1, on Wednesday. 1st singles: Nolan Pernia (Q) def. Jorge Lopez (NP), 6-0, 7-6. 2nd singles: Frank Yanni (NP) def. Mike Kelsal (Q), 6-2, 6-0. 3rd singles: Marc Curlee (NP) def. Alec Buonanno (Q), 6-4, 7-6. 1st doubles: Brijai Varma and Andrew Pei (NP) def. Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q), 6-2, 6-1. 2nd doubles: Ryan Cox and Noah Kwortnik (NP) def. Ryan Kinney and J.R. Ebersole (Q), 6-2, 6-3. 3rd doubles: Neil Dan and Tyler Matyszak (NP) def. Tyler Andreacchio and Ray McCarroll (Q), 7-5, 6-4. 4th doubles: Alex Sweaney and Corway Chao (NP) def. Randy Stenson and Kasey Hill (Q), 6-1, 7-5.

Rams up record to 13-0

Pennridge boys’ volleyball swept CB West, 3-0 (25-9, 25-17, 25-15), on Wednesday. The Rams are 13-0 on the season and will host North Penn on Friday night. Leading the way against the Bucks were: Bradley Nase, 32 assists, six digs; Max McVaugh, 17 digs; Ben Chinnici, 16 kills, two aces; Devon Rice, 13 kills, 12 digs, four aces; Henry Savage, four kills, three blocks; and Josiah Friesen, three kills, two blocks.

Vetter, Patriots thwart DW

After an emotional victory over Central Bucks South on Monday, CB East boys’ lacrosse came out a little flat on Wednesday. Although the Patriots scored the first two goals of the game and held a 2-0 lead after one quarter, Downingtown West fought back and scored three unanswered goals while taking a 3-2 advantage into the half. Both teams scored two goals in the third; Downingtown West led, 5-4, after three. However, with their backs against the wall in the fourth quarter, the Patriots caught fire, scoring four goals in the final quarter to claim an 8-6 road victory. Matt Vetter led the Patriots with three goals. Owen Griffin and Ryan Brown each had two goals, while Matt Brown chipped in one goal. Austin Prime, Dustin Buchanan and Brown all scooped up three ground balls, while Mike Eveland snagged two. Buchanan had four caused turnovers and Eveland was credited with three. Goalie Sean McGovern was strong in the cage with seven saves.

Panthers ease past Norristown

Quakertown boys’ tennis rolled over Norristown, 6-1, on Tuesday. 1st singles: Francis Wawero (N) won by forfeit. 2nd singles: Mike Kelsal (Q) def. Chris Rivera (N), 6-3, 6-1. 3rd singles: Alec Buonanno (Q) def. Dave Poulton (N), 7-5, 6-0. 1st doubles: Evan Koch and Zach Kraus (Q) def. Zach Poccins and D. Ashcraft (N), 6-0, 6-0. 2nd doubles: Ryan Kinney and J.R. Ebersole (Q) def. E. Silvertor and J. Patel (N), 6-0, 6-2. 3rd doubles: Tyler Andreacchio and Josh Starner (Q) def. J. Roberts and I. Jalloh (N), 7-5, 6-2. 4th doubles: Randy Stenson and Kasey Hill (Q) def. D. Stein and M. Evanik (N), 6-0, 6-1.