Panther Grapplers Light-Up the Knights (Brought to You by Spirk Brothers Inc.)

The Saucon Valley Panthers continued their roll (68 consecutive wins) through the Colonial League.  After Tuesday’s destruction of the Catasauqua Rough Riders, Saucon provided similar hospitality to the Pen Argyl Green Knights. It was another hour of Panther wrestling power on display as Saucon Valley lit-up the Knights.  This contest ended in a lopsided 71-11 victory for the Panthers.

Panthers Rough-Up the Roughies in Colonial League Wrestling Action (Brought to You by Spirk Brothers Inc.)

The Saucon Valley Panthers followed-up last week’s tense, opening night Colonial League match with Notre Dame by putting together a dominating performance over the visiting Catasauqua Rough Riders.  Tuesday’s competition with the Roughies started at 7 p.m and was over at 8 p.m.  Coach Shirk and his Saucon Valley Panther wrestlers made super-quick work of Catty and cruised to a 60-12 Colonial League victory.

Saucon Valley Girls B-Ballers Lose Home Opener to Notre Dame (Brought to You by Andrew & Sonya Hughes)

Saturday’s home openers for the Saucon Valley varsity and JV girls basketball teams didn’t exactly go the way the players and coaches wanted them to, but they were a start, and there is plenty of time left this season for the Panther girls to turn things around. The varsity team lost to Notre Dame-Green Pond 59-12. The JV team’s game was more competitive, but the Panthers still came up short, losing to the Crusaders 36-29. For the varsity team, Saucon’s high scorer was sophomore Ally Frace, who netted 6 points during the game. Notre Dame’s high scorers were Antonia Bates and Grace Hezel, each of whom landed 14 points for the Crusaders. In away play on Monday, the Lady Panthers lost to Palmerton, 64-30.

Lady Tigers Spoil Saucon Home Basketball Opener (Brought to you by Andrew and Sonya Hughes)

The Saucon Valley Girls basketball team had their 2018-19 home opener on Tuesday night against the Northwestern Lehigh Tigers.  The Tigers jumped out to a 10-0 lead and cruised the rest of the way to a 65-27 victory.  The Panthers played hard and were paced by sophomore Allie Frace and her 9 points.  Kiele Riefenstahl, a senior, added 6 points for Saucon.

Homegrown Heroics As Saucon Wrestlers Nail Notre Dame In Colonial League Opener (Brought to You by Spirk Brothers Inc.)

It was a packed house filled with energy and electricity as the Saucon Valley Panthers faced the Notre Dame Crusaders on their turf in a much-anticipated high school wrestling match on Wednesday night.  The Panthers are pursuing an unprecedented 7th straight Colonial League title and riding a 65 consecutive match win streak.  The Crusaders are sporting a new coach with many new faces in their lineup from all over the Lehigh Valley.  It was a great night of competition that included one thunderous cheer after another as both fan bases showed their appreciation for spirited competition and a whole lot of good wrestling.