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Sports Recap: August 26-30

It was a successful first week in athletics as football and volleyball opened their season with victories, and boys soccer went 1-1. 

Varsity boys soccer fell to Germantown Academy in their season opener on Wednesday, August 28th, but bounced back to defeat Plumstead Christian 4-0 on the road on Friday, August 30th. Jacob G. led the team with three goals, while Callum G. scored one. Xavier S. recorded the shutout in net. 

Varsity girls volleyball topped Little Flower 3-0 on Thursday, August 29th. The set scores were 25-18, 25-10, and 25-14. Nicole M. led the Lions with eight kills and six digs. Sabrina B tallied seven kills and a team high four service aces, while Janina L. added three kills and a .429 hitting percentage. Kiana F. and Carling B. each dished out nine assists, while Andie G. and Adele A. both recorded four digs. 

Varsity boys football defeated Morrisville 38-6 on the road on Friday, August 30th. The Lions jumped out to a 28-0 lead in the first quarter. During the second quarter, a 21 yard field goal from Jimmy M. and a 23 yard run from Patrick M. put the team on top 38-0 heading into the half. The Bulldogs went on to score a touchdown in the fourth. Devin B. recorded 124 rushing yards, while Glenn S. notched 62 receiving yards and two touchdowns. Jeb tallied 120 passing yards. 

Next week’s schedule:

  • Tuesday, September 3rd: Varsity Girls Tennis @ Bensalem at 3:45, JV Girls Tennis Home vs. Bensalem at 3:45
  • Wednesday, September 4th: Varsity Boys Soccer @ Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy at 3:45, Varsity Girls Field Hockey @ Archbishop Wood at 3:45
  • Thursday, September 5th: JV Girls Volleyball Home vs. Baldwin at 4:00, Varsity Girls Volleyball Home vs. Baldwin at 5:15
  • Friday, September 6th: JV Girls Volleyball Home vs. Agnes Irwin at 3:45, Varsity Girls Volleyball Home vs. Agnes Irwin at 5:00, JV Boys Soccer Home vs. Holy Ghost at 3:45, Varsity Boys Soccer Home vs. MaST Community Charter at 3:45