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Rams claim share of Continental

Pennridge boys’ hoops finished atop the SOL Continental with CB East, CB South and North Penn (all 9-5) after dispatching Quakertown, 64-53, on Saturday. The Rams outscored the Panthers, 21-10, in the fourth quarter. Quakertown’s Griffin Schmidt led all scorers with 23 points. Zach Muredda paced Pennridge with 20 points (eight for 10 free throws), while Joe Molettiere (five for five free throws) added 17. The Rams went a combined 18 for 21 from the line.

Patriots fall in three OTs

Upper Dublin needed three overtimes to outlast Central Bucks East boys’ basketball, 53-44, on Saturday. Upper Dublin put the game away at the free throw line in the final overtime, going 12 for 16. The Patriots didn’t hit a single free throw (0-3) all game. Tommy Strasburger registered 13 points to lead CB East. Teammates Brendan McLaughlin and Ben Kardane each chipped in nine.

Patriots defeat Titans in double OT

Tommy Strasburger made two of three free throws with .5 seconds remaining in the second overtime to lift Central Bucks East boys’ hoops to a heart-pounding, 50-49 victory Friday night at Central Bucks South. The win gave the Patriots a share of the SOL Continental title with the Titans, North Penn and Pennridge. Strasburger finished the game with 16 points, 10 rebounds and three assists. Brendan O’Neil added 15 points to the winning effort. For CB South, Bryce Dobisch led the way with 14 points.