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Rams settle for second

Pennridge boys’ volleyball placed second at Saturday’s State College Invitational. In morning pool play, the Rams defeated Meadville and Wilson, both by 2-0 scores, and split with State College, 1-1. In reseeded pool play, Pennridge split with Northeastern, 1-1; beat York Suburban, 2-0; and fell to Central York, 2-0. In the semifinals, the Rams downed York Suburban, 30-18, before losing to Northeastern, 25-18, 25-23, in the final. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 128 assists, 24 digs, four aces, six kills; Ben Chinnici, 84 kills, 46 digs, 12 blocks, nine aces; Cross Edwards, 32 kills, 30 digs, seven blocks, six aces; Josiah Friesen, 18 kills, five blocks; Aaron Nelson, 14 kills, 12 blocks; Kevin Jones, eight kills, eight blocks; Austin Rush, 54 digs, four aces; Jeremy Baum, 16 digs; and Corey Quaste, 18 assists.

Bucks best Panthers

CB West boys’ volleyball pushed aside Quakertown, 3-0 (25-18, 25-11, 25-17), on Thursday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, nine kills, 10 digs; Zach Dierolf, six kills, one block; Graham Wilson, two kills, two blocks; Logan Spieker, seven kills, one block, five digs; Justin Flor, three digs; and Drew Stout, 21 assists.

Rams serve up victory

Pennridge boys’ volleyball won at Central Bucks South, 3-1 (25-8, 25-19, 16-25, 25-21), on Thursday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 27 assists, six aces; Corey Quaste, 14 assists; Cross Edwards, 14 kills, eight digs, three blocks; Josiah Friesen, nine kills; Kevin Jones, six kills, two blocks; Zach Detweiler, four kills, two blocks; and Jeremy Pruss, 13 digs, two aces. “I was so proud of the effort these boys gave today,” Titans head coach Matt Ehlers said. “We really played together and stepped up as a team. Every player who I used tonight gave me their all and embraced the roll that I asked them to play to the best of their ability. Pennridge is a great team and to take a game off them was a big step in the right direction for our program.” Stats for CB South: Justin Koren, two aces, 12 kills, six blocks, six digs; Mark Macios, 17 assists, two blocks, six digs; Joe Karn, three kills, four blocks, four digs; and David Lulko, 12 digs, one ace, one assist.

Rams conquer Cheltenham

Pennridge boys’ volleyball sank Cheltenham, 3-1 (25-10, 21-25, 25-6, 25-20), on Wednesday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 26 assists, three blocks; Cross Edwards, nine kills, six digs; Ben Chinnici, seven kills, 11 aces; Josiah Friesen, six kills, four aces; Kevin Jones, seven kills; and Corey Quaste, 11 assists. The Rams improved to 8-2 on the season and 8-1 in SOL Continental play.

Panthers deny Titans

Quakertown boys’ volleyball swept CB South, 3-0 (25-15, 25-14, 25-11), on Wednesday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, nine kills, four digs; Zach Dierolf, one kill; Graham Wilson, three kills; Kevin Steich, two kills, one dig, one ace; Chris Cowan, one kill, one block; Logan Spieker, six kills, one dig, two blocks; Drew Stout, 20 assists, one kill, two aces; Josh Moyer, one kill, one ace, one dig; Zac Mahler, three digs, two aces; and Kevin Finlayson, four aces. For CB South, middle hitter Justin Koren had two aces, nine kills, two blocks, five digs and one assist.

Panthers rally for victory

Quakertown boys’ volleyball came back to down Cheltenham, 3-1 (20-25, 25-11, 25-17, 25-16), on Monday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, 25 kills, eight digs, two aces; Zach Dierolf, four kills; Graham Wilson, four kills; Logan Spieker, 11 kills, seven digs, two aces, one block; Justin Flor, seven kills, four aces; Drew Stout, 47 assists; and Zac Mahler, 11 digs.

Bucks breeze past Titans

CB West boys’ volleyball defeated CB South, 3-0 (25-7, 25-15, 25-16), on Monday. “They play great defense and we struggled to put the ball away,” Titans head coach Matt Ehlers said. “We’re working through some injuries, which have resulted in some position changes, but I think the first-year guys are getting some quality experience from the playing time they’re seeing.” Stats for CB South: Mark Macios, one kill, two blocks, five digs, 12 assists; Justin Koren, nine kills, two blocks, six digs; and Evan Quinn, one ace, one kill, two blocks, two digs.

Rams survive at Souderton

Pennridge boys’ volleyball (7-2 overall, 7-1 SOL Continental) picked up a 3-1 (25-15, 21-25, 27-25, 25-11) victory at Souderton on Friday. Stats for Pennridge: Jesse Smith, 43 assists, five aces; Ben Chinnici, 23 kills, eight digs; Cross Edwards, nine kills, six digs, two aces; Kevin Jones, six kills, three blocks; Aaron Nelson, four kills, two aces; Josiah Friesen, five kills; and Austin Rush, nine digs.

Patriots push aside Panthers

CB East boys’ volleyball downed Quakertown, 3-0 (25-23, 25-17, 27-25), on Friday. Stats for Quakertown: Mike Dierolf, 10 kills, five digs; Zach Dierolf, five kills, five blocks; Kevin Steich, three kills, two digs; Logan Spieker, four kills, seven digs; Justin Flor, three kills; Drew Stout, 22 assists; Zac Mahler, 10 digs; and Kevin Finlayson, three digs.