BOYS VARSITY TRACK
On Jan. 14 at the last crossover meet of the season, the boys winter track 4x200 relay team of Nicardo Whyte, Matt Walter, Jeloni Williams and Ryan Smith ran a 1:40.47. “That is .02 off the school record,” noted coach Marguerite Gomez.

BOYS VARSITY WRESTLING
After beating Smithtown West 57-18 on Jan. 13, East Islip brought home three championships at Jan. 14’s Lindenhurst Tournament, earning a second-place 240.5 team score. Other schools competing were Kings Park (the overall winners with 298 points), Lindenhurst (233.5), Patchogue-Medford (222), Copiague (123), Deer Park (84), Amityville (60.5) and North Andover, Mass. (158.5).
In the 99-pound championship finals, Danny Orlando won by forfeit over fellow East Islip wrestler Jesse Dellavecchia. Sal Cipolla pinned Patchogue-Medford’s Andrew Jankowski in 2:57 at 113 pounds (Cipolla won Most Pins Least Time, with 4 in 15:53). Shawn Cummings pinned Keith Meisner of Lindenhurst in 2:50 at 170 pounds. Dan Hayden lost a decision to Jordan Myers of Amityville, 7-4, at 285 pounds.  
In the consolation finals, Erik Adon decisioned Kings Park’s Russel Manuello, 8-5, at 182 pounds, and Chris Chambers pinned Patchogue-Medford’s Jake Horton in 2:49 at 182 pounds.