Pennsbury Ultimate Frisbee Claims Victory Over Lower Merion in Born to Dive Tournament

Pennsbury Ultimate Frisbee secured a thrilling victory over Lower Merion in a nail-biting match on Sunday, April 7th, 2024, clinching the Born to Dive Tournament title in a heart-stopping universe point showdown. The nationally ranked #13 Pennsbury team emerged triumphant with a final score of 12-11, as Senior Nate Casselli sealed the deal by catching a pass from Senior Kyle Ford, sending their fans into a frenzy.


Pennsbury won the tournament and are now ranked 8th in the country


Pennsbury’s road to victory was nothing short of spectacular. Throughout the two-day tournament, they displayed sheer dominance, winning every single game they played. Their resilience was on full display as they rallied from a three-point deficit against the formidable #8 ranked Lower Merion, showcasing their determination and unwavering spirit.


This remarkable triumph is poised to propel Pennsbury up the national rankings, with anticipation building for the upcoming release. With their stellar performance, Pennsbury has set their sights on securing their third bid in the team’s 22 year history to the prestigious High School Nationals, slated to be held in Rockford, IL, this June.


Pennsbury Ultimate Frisbee’s success is a testament to their dedication and hard work. In the fall season, they exhibited exceptional skill, losing only two games out of 26. Notably, Pennsbury stands as the only student-run club of its kind in the country, a testament to their organizational prowess and teamwork.


Guiding the team with exemplary leadership are Senior Captains Kyle Ford, Jimmy Bray, Jack Gallen, and Junior Captain Jacob Neil. Their guidance and mentorship have been instrumental in shaping the team’s success on and off the field.


In addition to their team achievements, Senior Kyle Ford is set to represent the sport at the highest level, as he gears up to compete on the Ultimate Frisbee World Team in July, set to take place in London.


Pennsbury Ultimate Frisbee’s victory at the Born to Dive Tournament not only highlights their exceptional talent but also underscores their commitment to excellence. As they continue their journey, the team remains focused and determined to leave an indelible mark on the world of Ultimate Frisbee.




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