Pennridge boys’ water polo won at Springfield, 14-8, on Tuesday. The Rams took a commanding lead, 11-3, in the first half. Sophomore Silas Guelzow scored four goals and had two assists. The Rams defense was led by junior Kyle Frerichs, who had seven steals. Junior Andrew Dant had nine saves in goal. Rounding out the offensive effort were junior DJ Maurone with three goals and Frerichs, junior Colin Russell and sophomore Caelin McCool with two goals each. The victory leaves the Pennridge boys at 5-4 for the season in the Suburban One League. Head coach Ken Vincent commented, “I am very proud of the way our boys are coming together as a team and are improving with each game played. Coach Granger Abuhoff has also been a significant influence on the team and has helped our younger developing players play at a much higher level.”
Pennridge girls’ water polo earned a hard-fought, 4-2 overtime victory over SOL opponent Springfield on Tuesday. Leading the Rams offense with three goals was Brittany Savercool, with the fourth goal coming from freshman Claire Beno. Beno also contributed by winning 75 percent of the swimoffs in the game. On defense, captain Maggie Walker led the way with five drawn kickouts along with a superb goaltending effort by Madison Trauger with 19 saves.