Patriots bounce Panthers in three

Central Bucks East girls’ volleyball soundly defeated Quakertown, 3-0 (25-14, 25-10, 25-10), on Thursday. Quakertown stats: Jen Sterner, six assists, two digs, one ace; Kerry Vanyo, four assists, four digs; Amanda Pursel, three kills, six digs; Haley Sheehan, three kills, three digs; Katelyn Spieker, two kills, two digs; Skylar Lee, two blocks; Lindsay Beck, 11 digs.

Panthers double up Patriots

Emma McLaughlin had two goals and two assists as Quakertown field hockey got by Central Bucks East, 4-2, on Thursday. Elaina Abramson and Gabby Dontonville also scored for the Panthers. Megan Thompson added an assist. Riley Donnelly had both tallies for the Patriots. CB East had more corners, 11-6. Quakertown goalie Rylee Lawler made seven saves. Betty Wesney stopped two for CB East. “We’ve been working on our transitions from offense to defense in the past few weeks and it is starting to click for the girls,” Panthers head coach Alyssa Maltese said. “We still have some work to do, but the girls are excited to play and learn. We did much better at possessing the ball and moving the ball around the field instead of always going forward, but we still have some work to do on finishing plays in our attacking circle. We are looking to build on this momentum as we finish the last two games of regular season.”

Panthers host double dual meet

Quakertown boys’ cross country welcomed North Penn and Pennridge to town on Wednesday. The Panthers lost to North Penn (16-47) and Pennridge (17-44). The Rams lost to the Knights, 23-36. Top 10 overall: Sean Collins (NP), 16.42; Phil Gunderson (P), 16.43; Michael Cooney (NP), 16.58; Andrew Himes (NP), 17.06; Tucker Desko (P), 17.07; Eddison Fowler (P), 17.30; Zack Thomas (NP), 17.43; Hudson Delisle (Q), 17.43; Kyle Parncutt (NP), 17.44; Thomas Rozinski (NP), 17.45.

Spartans defeated by George School

Solebury School boys’ soccer lost to George School, 7-1, on Tuesday. George led, 6-1, at intermission. The Spartans were outshot, 25-4. John Arth netted a hat trick. Taylor Goldberg scored the lone goal for Solebury; he was assisted by Jose Prado Schroder. Gabe Kass stopped 20 shots for the Spartans in goal.

Spartans run well at New Hope

Solebury School cross country participated in a meet at New Hope-Solebury on Tuesday. The Lady Spartans beat Pennington School, 28-29, but lost to New Hope, 26-29. Top runners for Solebury were: senior Ilona Wilde, finishing in 22:29; junior Emma Black; senior Jessie Forest; and juniors Lina Freudenberg and Alexandra Morrow. The Solebury boys lost to New Hope, 15-50; lost to Pennington School, 24-31; and beat Calvary Christian, 15-50. Top runners for the Spartans were: junior Nick Lavery, junior Robert Lagay, freshman Matt Moynihan, junior Kyle Miller and freshman Andrei Benoliel.

King’s eases past Spartans

Solebury School boys’ soccer went down to King’s Christian School, 4-1, on Monday. King’s led, 3-1, at halftime. Ryan Anderson scored a pair for King’s. Josh Zolkewitz assisted on Matt Ludak’s goal for Solebury. The Spartans were outshot, 23-6. Gabe Kass made 16 saves for Solebury, which slipped to 1-8 overall.