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doin in the NCAA Divi­sion III quar­ter­fi­nals last Satur­day at the Univer­sity of Scran­ton.

Last Fri­day, DeCan­dido col­lected 16 points, six re­bounds, two steals and two blocks as Tufts topped Mes­siah 70-39 at Scran­ton to ad­vance to the elite eight for the fifth straight sea­son.

• Han­nah Fox (Ply­mouth Meet­ing/Penn Char­ter) scored 11 points, grabbed 10 re­bounds and also had an as­sist and a steal as the Amherst Col­lege women’s bas­ket­ball team ad­vanced to the Divi­sion III Fi­nal Four for the third straight sea­son with a 61-38 vic­tory over Rochester (N.Y.) last Satur­day.

Fox had a game-high 16 points, two re­bounds, an as­sist and a steal last Fri­day as the Mam­moths de­feated Mont­clair State 51-40 in the Sweet 16. Amherst, now 30 30-0, faces Thomas Moore (Ky.) in the na­tional semi­fi­nals Fri­day in Rochester, Min­nesota.

• West Ch­ester men’s bas­ket­ball’s Matt Penecale (Jenk­in­town/Abing­ton) had 13 points, three re­bounds and two as­sists while Tyrell Long (Philadel­phia/Bishop McDe­vitt) added 11 points, six re­bounds, six as­sists, two steals and a block as the Golden Rams claimed their first-ever NCAA Tour­na­ment vic­tory by de­feat­ing Wheel­ing Je­suit 82-77 in the Divi­sion II At­lantic Re­gional first round Satur­day.

Steve Smith (Am­bler/La Salle) chipped in six points, six re­bounds, and as­sist and a steal with Evan-Eric Longino (Fur­long/Ger­man­town Acad­emy) scor­ing two points for WCU.

Sun­day in West Ch­ester’s 90-76 loss to East Strouds­burg in the sec­ond round, Penecale had 13 points, five as­sists and two steals while Long fin­ished with nine points, four re­bounds, three as­sists and a pair of blocks. Longino had four points and Smith grabbed two re­bounds.

For East Strouds­burg, Kitt Na­jee Walls (Philadel­phia/La Salle) had three re­bounds and three as­sists.

• Drexel women’s bas­ket­ball’s (North Wales/Arch­bishop Wood) was named to the All-Colo­nial Ath­letic As­so­ci­a­tion tour­na­ment team af­ter fin­ish­ing with 13 points, four re­bounds, three as­sists, a block and a steal as the Dragons fell 57-45 to Elon in the fi­nal Satur­day.

Drexel’s Aubree Brown (Philadel­phia/Arch­bishop Wood) added eight points, six re­bounds and two as­sists.

Last Fri­day, Brown posted eight points, six as­sists and two steals with Green­berg go­ing for six points, three re­bounds, two as­sists, two blocks and steal as Drexel routed UNC-Wilm­ing­ton in the CAA quar­ter­fi­nals. The Dragons then de­feated Delaware 58-53 in over­time last Fri­day in the semis with Green­berg scor­ing 13 points and col­lect­ing four re­bounds. Brown added 11 points, five re­bounds, five steals, four as­sists and a block.

Delaware’s Lizzie Oleary (Wil­low Grove/Abing­ton) had two points, three re­bounds, an as­sist and a steal in the Drexel loss. A day ear­lier, Oleary chipped in four points, two re­bounds, two steals, a block and an as­sists as the Blue Hens bested North­east­ern 61-50 in the CAA quar­ters.

• Jared Melone (North Wales/North Penn) went 3-for-5 with three RBIs and two runs scored, Justin Horn (Wil­low Grove/ Up­per Dublin) had an RBI and two run scored as the West Ch­ester base­ball team topped Great Val­ley state 13-4 Sun­day at the Di­a­mond 9 Clas­sic in Kis­sim­mee, Florida Sun­day.

The Golden Rams picked up a 3-1 win over Min­nesota Crook­ston in their sec­ond game Sun­day, with Horn go­ing 2-for-5 with a run scored and Melone col­lect­ing an RBI.

• Michael Sow­ers (Dresher/Up­per Dublin) had a ca­reer-high six as­sists and scored three goals as the Prince­ton men’s lacrosse team ral­lied from four goals down in the fourth quar­ter to beat Rut­gers 15-14 in over­time last Satur­day. It was the third time in his ca­reer that Sow­ers, a sopho­more, has recorded nine points in a game.

• Worces­ter Polytech­nic In­sti­tute wrestling’s Bren­dan Mar­ion (Nor­ris­town/ Methac­ton) was named a Divi­sion III Scholar Al­lAmer­i­can by the Na­tional Wrestling Coaches As­so­ci­a­tion.

Mar­ion, an aero­space en­gi­neer­ing ma­jor, was fifth at 165 pounds at the Divi­sion III North­east Re­gional and fin­ished his fresh­man sea­son 27-6 with nine pin­fall vic­to­ries.

• Jackie Cer­chio (Audubon/Methac­ton) had a ca­reer-high five as­sists to go along with two goals in the Tem­ple women’s lacrosse team’s 13-4 win over East Carolina last Tues­day.

Am­ber Lam­beth (Har­leysville/Soud­er­ton) scored four goals while lead­ing the Owls with five draw con­trols. Jen Rodzewich (Hill­town/Pen­nridge) added an as­sist.

is mak­ing an im­pact for the Bran­deis Univer­sity men’s ten­nis team. Wolfe teamed up with Tyler Ng at No. 2 dou­bles in an 8-5 win over RPI Fri­day. The Judges won the match 5-3.

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