This winter sports season is flying by as we now have less than three weeks left in the regular season. The boy’s basketball team is 8-7, while the girl’s basketball team is 10-5. The Nazareth boys basketball team had a tough week. On January 12 they lost to Bethlehem Catholic and fell 58-56, fell to Allen 63-51 and then on January 16 played host to Parkland and fell in that game 65-54.
The Nazareth varsity girl’s basketball team, however, had a pretty good week. On January 12 they went over to Bethlehem Catholic and won 47-32, played Allen at home on January 14 and won 41-35, then went to Parkland on January 16 and unfortunately they fell short in that game with a score of 49-41.
The Nazareth varsity wrestling team had a winning week as on January 13 they went to Easton and won 37-22 and then hosted East Stroudsburg South on January 15 and won 58-15. This coming week the boys basketball team will host Northampton at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19. They’ll host Emmaus at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 22, which will be senior night. The boys will have a 2 p.m. home game on Saturday, January 23.
The Nazareth varsity girls basketball team will have a week of traveling. First to Northampton at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19 and then to Emmaus at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 22 and lastly, a game at 6 p.m. at Pocono Mountain West on Saturday January 23.
The Nazareth varsity wrestling team will travel to Pleasant Valley for a 7 p.m. match on Thursday January 21 and then will have their last home match of the year on Saturday January 23 at 7 p.m. vs. Paramus NJ. Check back next week for more Blue Eagles News.