Welcome to Wood-Ridge High School AthleticsHome of the Blue DevilsWelcome to Wood-Ridge High School's Athletics Home Page. We believe our athletic program teaches our athletes to learn a magnitude of important lessons and valuable fundamentals such as: ethics, abiding by the rules, coping with success as well as failure, respecting authority figures, and learning the importance of teamwork. Wood-Ridge Athletics provides opportunities where students may learn to cope with problems and handle situations similar to those encountered under conditions prevailing in the contemporary world. Wood-Ridge athletes develop an understanding of the value of activities in a balanced educational process. Our athletic programs strive always for playing excellence that will produce winning teams within the bounds of good sportsmanship while enhancing the mental health of student-athletes.Respectfully,David PorfidoAthletic DirectorWood-Ridge Junior/Senior High SchoolProgram Offerings
The Wood-Ridge Athletic Program offers a wide variety of sports. Student-athletes are encouraged to take advantage of these offerings and participate in the sport(s) that best fits their individual needs.
- Soccer (Boys & Girls)
- Basketball (Boys & Girls)
- Bowling (Boys & Girls)
- Competition Cheerleading
- Indoor Track (Boys & Girls)
Statement of PhilosophyThe Wood-Ridge Public School District is committed to providing a rich co-curricular program which encourages our students to grow as individuals and experience the importance of being a part of a team. Participation in sports encourages students to become highly motivated both on and off the field, and is an essential component needed for students to learn the value of setting and obtaining goals. Furthermore, being a student-athlete encourages the learning of key life skills which include: sportsmanship, integrity, discipline, dedication, perseverance, and responsibility. The Wood-Ridge Junior/Senior High School Athletics Program fosters a sense of team, pride, fair-play and commitment in our students.NJIC Conference Web SiteWood-Ridge High School is a member of the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference (NJIC).Please visit our Conference Web Site at njicathletics.org to view directions to all of the high schools we compete against. Our Conference Web Site also has all the All-League Honors posted for each sport. The Conference Web site also allows you to click on any of the other 36 High Schools in our conference and view their Districts Web Sites. The web site also breaks down each sub division within our Conference. We currently have four Divisions within our Conference. The names of these Divisions are Meadowlands, Patriot, Liberty and Colonial. Wood-Ridge High School is part of the Meadowlands Division.
- Track & Field (Boys & Girls)