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Bucks annihilate Neshaminy

Central Bucks West girls’ basketball crushed Neshaminy, 61-25, on Tuesday. The Bucks led, 33-17, at halftime. Nicole Munger finished with 22 points, 10 rebounds and seven steals, and Mackenzie Carroll added 16 points and seven rebounds for the 2-0 Bucks. Makenzie Mason also reached double figures in points. She had 10.

Bucks sneak by Cheltenham

Thanks to a 19-11 third quarter, Central Bucks West boys’ basketball escaped with a 48-45 victory over Cheltenham on Tuesday. Cal Reichwein had a tremendous all-around game for the Bucks, finishing with a team-high 17 points – and five made three-pointers – six rebounds, three assists and three steals. Owen Cooney added 16 points, courtesy of four three-pointers. Luke Irons had two points, five boards, three assists and three steals, while Nico Munari contributed five points, four boards and three assists. Connor Lynch managed eight points for the 3-0 Bucks.

Rams rebound, top Dock

Pennridge boys’ basketball, a day after falling to Saucon Valley to open its tipoff tourney, sent back Christopher Dock, 68-53, in the consolation contest on Saturday. A 21-10 third quarter helped the Rams cause. Dan Long had 19 points to lead Pennridge. Joe Molettiere and Zach Muredda added 18 and 17 points, respectively. The Rams will travel to William Tennent on Dec. 9.

Bucks blister Spring-Ford

Behind Cal Reichwein’s 22 points, Central Bucks West boys’ basketball dominated Spring-Ford, 55-40, on Saturday to improve to 2-0. The Bucks built their lead on a 22-11 third quarter. Reichwein hit three three-pointers and knocked down all three of his free throw attempts. Jim McCusker managed eight points and Owen Cooney seven.

Patriots move to 2-0

Central Bucks East boys’ basketball soundly defeated Bensalem, 39-33, to close out the Archbishop Ryan tipoff tournament on Saturday. The Patriots led, 27-19, at halftime. Tommy Strasburger notched 14 points and three steals for the victors. Blake Peterson contributed eight points, six rebounds and five blocks.

Saucon Valley gets offensive

Pennridge boys’ basketball opened its season with a 76-65 setback at home to Saucon Valley on Friday night. Saucon outscored the Rams, 29-21, in the fourth quarter in an offensive fireworks display. Pennridge led by one, 29-28, at halftime. Joe Molettiere led three players in double figures scoring for the Rams. He had 17. Dan Long and Zach Muredda were right behind him with 16 and 15 points, respectively. Pennridge will take on Christopher Dock at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the consolation game of the tipoff tournament.