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Rams wear district crown

TPennridge-5-26hird-seeded Pennridge boys’ volleyball knocked off top-seeded Council Rock North, 3-1 (25-21, 15-25, 25-20, 25-17), on Thursday evening at William Tennent to capture the District One Class AAA championship. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 41 assists, nine digs, one ace; Ben Chinnici, 22 kills, three blocks, two aces; Josiah Friesen, nine kills, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, nine kills, six blocks; Cross Edwards, six kills, 17 digs, two blocks; Kevin Jones, three kills; Austin Rush, 10 digs; and Jeremy Baum, seven digs. The Rams (18-3) will play the third-place finisher from District Three in the opening round of states on Wednesday.

Rams dust off Pennsbury

Third-seeded Pennridge boys’ volleyball swept No. 2 Pennsbury, 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 26-24), in Tuesday’s district semifinals at William Tennent. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 36 assists, six digs, two blocks; Ben Chinnici, 20 kills, five blocks; Cross Edwards, seven kills, nine digs, two aces; Josiah Friesen, six kills, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, six kills, four blocks; Kevin Jones, three kills, two blocks; Austin Rush, 22 digs; and Jeremy Baum, five digs. The Rams are now 17-3 overall this season. They will take on Council Rock North in the District One final on Thursday night. Tuesday’s win also clinched a spot for Pennridge in the state playoffs for the eighth consecutive season.

Rams eliminate Tennent

No. 3 Pennridge boys’ volleyball took down sixth-seeded William Tennent, 3-1 (25-12, 27-25, 23-25, 25-16), on Thursday in the district quarterfinals. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 44 assists, two kills, six digs; Ben Chinnici, 22 kills, three aces; Josiah Friesen, 10 kills, four digs; Aaron Nelson, nine kills; Kevin Jones, five kills; Cross Edwards, two aces, six digs; and Austin Rush, 14 digs, four aces. The Rams moved to 16-3 on the season and will face No. 2 Pennsbury in the district semifinals on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Titans take thriller in five

CB South boys’ volleyball defeated La Salle, 3-2 (26-24, 25-17, 16-25, 12-25, 15-12), Tuesday on Senior Recognition Night. Stats for CB South: Tyler Grochowski, one kill, five digs; Jack Mayhew, two aces, nine kills, seven blocks, 15 digs; Mark Macios, one kill, five blocks, six digs, 31 assists; Justin Koren, three aces, 19 kills, nine blocks, five digs; and David Lulko, one ace, 14 digs.

Panthers blow out Cheltenham

Quakertown boys’ volleyball eased past Cheltenham, 3-0 (25-12, 25-19, 25-17), on Monday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, 15 kills, five digs, two aces; Zach Dierolf, 11 kills, two aces, one block; Graham Wilson, five kills, three blocks, one ace; Chris Cowan, three kills, one ace; Logan Spieker, seven kills, four aces; Drew Stout, 38 assists, two aces; Zac Mahler, four digs; and Kevin Finlayson, two digs.

Rams rip Upper Dublin

Pennridge boys’ volleyball swept Upper Dublin, 3-0 (25-16, 25-16, 25-22), on Monday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 26 assists, nine digs, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, seven kills, three blocks; Cross Edwards, eight kills, three blocks; Kevin Jones, five kills, two blocks; Josiah Friesen, five kills, four aces, two blocks; Austin Rush, 12 digs, two aces; Caleb Pennell, eight digs; and Ethan Lionetti, six digs. The Rams wrapped up the regular season at 15-3 overall and 15-1 in the SOL Continental Conference.

Rams capture SOL Continental

Pennridge boys’ volleyball celebrated Senior Night by beating Souderton, 3-1 (17-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-16), and clinching the SOL Continental Conference championship with a 14-1 mark on Friday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 45 assists, 13 digs, two aces, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, six kills, two blocks; Jon Bedillion, three kills, six digs; Ryan Spangler, three kills; Sam Cullen, two kills; Caleb Pennell, 11 digs, two aces; Austin Rush, eight digs; and Jeremy Baum, seven digs.

Panthers tumble to Upper Dublin

Quakertown boys’ volleyball was tripped up by Upper Dublin, 3-1 (25-17, 23-25, 25-16, 25-23), on Wednesday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, 11 kills, eight digs, one ace; Zach Dierolf, 12 kills, three blocks, two aces; Logan Spieker, six kills, seven digs, three blocks; Graham Wilson, four kills, three blocks, one ace; Kevin Steich, four kills, four blocks; Justin Flor, 27 assists, one kill, two aces; Josh Moyer, four digs; and Kevin Finlayson, four digs.

Rams nudge aside North Penn

Pennridge boys’ volleyball triumphed at North Penn, 3-1 (25-12, 25-23, 13-25, 25-15), on Wednesday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 33 assists, eight digs; Cross Edwards, 11 kills, eight digs, three aces; Kevin Jones, six kills, two blocks; Aaron Nelson, five kills, four blocks; Josiah Friesen, five kills, five blocks; Austin Rush, 12 digs; and Jeremy Baum, six digs. The Rams, at 13-1 in the SOL Continental, moved one step closer to the conference championship.