The month of December is upon us and that means we switch from the fall sports season outside to the winter sports season indoors in the warmth. The Nazareth Varsity Boys Basketball Team will see their season open at home in the Raymond J Nunamaker Gym this Friday, December 4 at 7 p.m. They will host the Rough Riders from Catasaqua and then on Saturday, December 5, boys Basketball will have an afternoon game at home at 2 p.m. when they host the Bears from Pleasant Valley High School before going on the road to Stroudsburg on December 8.
The Nazareth Varsity Wrestling Team will wait until December 9, a Wednesday, to open their season when they travel over to Memorial Gym for a 7 p.m. match vs. Jody Karam’s Liberty Hurricanes. Afterwards they’ll travel to Central Mountain High School on December 11 and 12 for a tournament called King of the Mountain, which is new this year for Nazareth Wrestling after dropping their own tournament.
The Nazareth Varsity Girls Basketball Team, who was picked number one by The Morning Call, will open the season in a tournament at Havorford High School on December 4 and December 6. On Tuesday, December 8, they will host Stroudsburg at 7 p.m., which is the first of only three home girls games in December.
The Nazareth Varsity Swimming Team will open their swim season on Saturday, December 5 at 10 a.m. when they travel to Parkland.
Stay tuned next week for results from opening weekend and a look ahead to the second week of the winter sports season.