Today in Sports: Winter Sports 2023-2024

Today in Sports: Winter Sports 2023-2024

Winter Sports Preview!

Winter Sports are in full swing after temperatures finally give way to some snow and snow making!

BASKETBALL (BOYS) – The team has a 9-5 record and they are 5-0 in Big North – Independence. Notable wins include a close game against cross town rivals Wayne Valley 49-46 Passaic County Tech. Their most recent win was against Passaic Valley by a score of 64-40.

BASKETBALL (GIRLS) – The girls had recent win  against Eastern Christian in the counties, but they lost a regular season game on Tuesday, February 6th, against West Milford.

BOWLING (BOYS) – The boys bowling team recently won against both Northern Highlands and West Milford, but could not manage a win against Wayne Hills. Breakout bowling star, Ahmet Demirors, managed to bowl a perfect game in their opening season scrimmage. 

BOWLING (GIRLS) – The team has yet to secure a win with its more recent loss against cross town rivals, Wayne Hills. They are definitely in a rebuilding year with only a few seniors on the team. 

FENCING (BOYS) – The boys team had some hard losses against Bergen Tech and Pompton Lakes. Their most recent win was against West Milford.

FENCING (GIRLS) – The girls have a 3-3 record with their must recent wins against Pompton Lakes and Teaneck. 

ICE HOCKEY – The Wayne Knights have managed a 6-13-2 record. They are currently placed 2-4 in Big North – Stars. They lost against Ramsey on 2/5 but won against Fair Lawn on 2/4.

INDOOR TRACK – The team ran at the Armory on Saturday where the girls relay team set new records for the sprint medley and the four by two. The boys recently placed second in the conference. They also participated in the Paul Schwartz Invitational at Rockland Community College, The High Jump / Shot Put Meet #1, and the Coach Glynn Holiday Carnival. They have a conference championship on Monday.  

SKIING – With a slow start due to weather, the ski team is looking forward to the first big snow this weekend in order to have some races in the near future.

SWIMMING (BOYS) – The boys are on a winning streak. They are currently 7-1 and they are 3-1 in Big North

SWIMMING (GIRLS) – The girls had a recent win against Lakeland but could not overthrow Wayne Hills or Old Tappan. They also won by over 100 points against both Passaic and Hackensack. 

WRESTLING – The Wayne Valley wrestling team lost their final match against South Jersey Delsea on Friday (1/9) 56-8. Leaving their overall record on the season 15-9 with an end to the team season. However, boys individuals start this Saturday (1/17). Good luck to all boys wrestling

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