Patriots send back Hatters again

Central Bucks East boys’ lacrosse defeated defending SOL Continental champion Hatboro-Horsham for the second time this season by a score of 7-4 on Wednesday at War Memorial Field. The Patriots began to separate from the Hatters in the third quarter, outscoring them, 3-1, after CB East held a slim, 3-2 advantage at halftime. Matt Heim scored all three Patriot goals in the third. Andrew Del Bracco was nearly perfect in winning 13 of 14 faceoffs, and Sean McGovern was outstanding, too, recording 16 saves. Matt Vetter scored a pair for CB East, while Zach Nelsen had a goal and six ground balls. Dustin Buchanan scooped up seven ground balls.