Souderton ousts Owen J. Roberts; Gensler, Spring-Ford continue mastery of Perkiomen Valley

(10) Souderton 11, (23) Owen J. Roberts 10 – Logan Clefisch and Christian Brofft posted hat tricks but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats suffered the season-ending loss in the opening round of the District 1-3A playoffs Tuesday.
The victory was the first district triumph in program history for Big Red, which got five goals from Cole Witoslawski, five assists from Matt Rauch and 15/25 faceoff efficiency from Luke Wawrzynek. Up next for Souderton in the second round Thursday (7 pm) is a road date with (7) Avon Grove.
OJR finishes the season at .500 (9-9).
Halftime: Souderton, 6-4
Cole Witoslawski 5g
Matt Rauch 5a
Brock Azeff 3g
Luke Halteman 2g
Fearghas Evanick 1g
Luke Atiyeh 8 ground balls
Luke Wawrzynek 15/25 on face offs 
Axell Beskar 10 saves
Spring-Ford 8, Perkiomen Valley 3 – The nine-time defending PAC champion Rams continued their mastery over the Vikings in the opening round of the District 1-3A playoffs.
Spring-Ford, which topped PV 10-3 in last Thursday’s PAC championship clash, posted a 3-0 season sweep over its rivals to advance to the second round of districts Thursday (7 pm) at Strath Haven against top-seeded Springfield (Delco).
Peyton Gensler keyed a balanced attack with three goals and two assists for the Rams, who set the tone with a 5-1 edge in the opening half.
The Vikings, who got two goals from Connor Roop, 12/15 faceoff efficiency from Matt Brock and five saves from sophomore goalie Jack Klosinski in place of the injured Rob Farrington, finish their season at 11-9.
Spring Ford          3 2 1 2 - 8
Perk Valley            0 1 1 1 - 3
Nick Teets 1g
Peyton Gensler 3g 2a
Joe Morgan 1g
Pat Wixted 1g
Stephan Westlake 1g
Brad Hart 1g
Ben Swarr 9 saves
Perk Valley
Jack Scaliti 1g
Connor Roop 2g
Jack Klosinski 5 saves
Matt Brock 12/15 faceoffs