Starting on May 4th, the Passaic Valley varsity baseball team participated in the Passaic County Tournament. The first round saw the Hornets defeat rival Wayne Valley in one of the most intense games of the season.
Creating a path for others to follow is exactly what senior Jen Sabbak '17 is doing on the lacrosse team. Sabbak has just reached a major milestone, scoring 100 goals, a mark never before reached in Girls' Lacrosse at Passaic Valley.
Spring sports are now in session and, for some athletes, it will be their last season in high school. For one senior baseball player, Carlos Morales '17, his final season is also his fourth consecutive year on the varsity squad, a rare and prestigious achievement.
Much is expected from both Girls' and Boys' lacrosse programs this year. So far, the teams have not disappointed, both defeating DePaul Catholic for the first time in school history.
The 2017 NJ Wrestling State Championships were held in Atlantic City over the March 3rd weekend. Student athletes wrestled in front of about 10,000 people packed into the Boardwalk Hall. PV's own Nick DeNora '17 placed 8th in the state making his coach and school incredibly proud.
The wrestling team has had a phenomenal 2016-2017 postseason. After their last match as a team, the athletes moved on to compete at the District Tournament to earn a spot for Regions and then for the State Tournament. Nick Denora '17 medalled in States, earning 8th place overall.
At 10-9-1 and earning a spot in the top ten of the Big North Conference, the Ice Hockey Team made it to States. Catch Mr. Michael Sheehan and the Hornets Ice Hockey team vie for the Big North Bronze Cup Championship on February 17 and play their first game in States on February 20.
The Passaic Valley wrestling team has been switched into a higher, more competitive region. PV now shares a region with one of the top teams in the state, Bergen Catholic.
During the summer of 2015, William Edward Pinckney created a website and YouTube channel to display his interviews with famous athletes and sport commentators. He titled his website and YouTube channel, “Billy the Batboy’s Corner.”
Passaic Valley Basketball introduces two new coaches to the Freshman and Varsity teams. This winter season Mr. James Holsworth is the new coach for the Varsity team, while Zachary Donovan coaches the Freshman team.