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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Sports

Cobras Varsity Hockey Defeats RTMA

The RKYHS boys varsity hockey team defeated RTMA 2-0 last week. With outstanding goalkeeping by Gabe Maron, combined with tough defense, the Cobras jumped out to a quick 1-0 lead on a goal scored by Jon Malek. Late in the third period, Aaron Stroock scored another goal to give the Cobras the cushion they needed and they never

Frisch and TABC Junior Varsity Hockey Face Off in Battle for First Place

Last week, Frisch and TABC’s JV hockey teams met up in a match between the league’s top seeded teams. Going into the game Frisch was excited to have a chance at overtaking first place and avenging its only loss of the season to undefeated TABC. The two teams did not disappoint with an exciting battle between two local rivals.

MGBL Minute

This past Sunday saw the much anticipated opening of the MGBL Boys season. This week’s spotlight game occured in the back gym at Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef, where team I Shine Teaneck was facing team Columbiadoctors.org of 5th/6th grade.

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week Eitan Pfeiffer

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 16-year-old Eitan Pfeiffer as this week’s sportstar of the week. The sophomore at the Yeshiva University High School for Boys (MTA) is having a terrific basketball season. Averaging close to twenty points per game in the regular season, he kicked it

Lindsay Getraer Has a Career Day With Kushner Cobras Volleyball Team

Despite the Kushner Cobra’s team struggles against the Westchester Wildcats, Lindsay Gatraer played her best day as a varsity player, recording eight kills, three aces and two assists, with 13 serves for nine points. Ariella Savitz added 11 kills, with assists from Hila Glimore (7) and Sivan Leibovici (9). Unfortunately, the

The Jewish Link and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week Daniella Rothschild

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 13-year-old Daniella Rothschild as this week’s sportstar of the week. The Yeshivat Noam eighth grader just completed a terrific championship season for the Mitch Gross Basketball League’s Balanced Body Rehabilitation team. Rothschild scored her

Frisch Hockey Defeats Fair Lawn

At Floyd Hall Arena in Montclair, the Cougars came away with a 4-1 win over Fair Lawn.

In a very physical contest full of big time body checks, Frisch scored two power play goals. The second goal came on beautiful puck movement all around, beginning with continuous back and forth

MGBL Men’s League and High School League Registrations Are Now Open

As the MGBL Boys season tips off this coming weekend, MGBL is thrilled to announce that registration is open for the ever popular boys high school league and year two of the men’s league. High School registration is open at www.mgbl.org and to register for the men’s league, email

MTA Varsity Hockey Lions Win Thriller in Overtime

The MTA Lions took the court against the HANC Hurricanes this past week with playoff hopes on the line. Senior Reuven Penn scored the first goal, but the Lions were down 2-1 after the first period. Throughout the second period the Lions took a multitude of penalties, but Penn managed to score another, short-handed goal. With continued

JEC/RTMA Basketball Teams Enjoy Jerusalem Chanukah Party

The fourth night of Chanukah, Tuesday night, December 27, was a balmy night for late December in New Jersey. But it was hot for the assembled varsity, junior varsity and middle school basketball teams from JEC/RTMA, as 40 players, three coaches and assembled parents of players from the three teams ranging from sixth grade

Friends of John T Wright Arena Invites Donations for ‘Hockey in New Jersey’ Participants

The Friends of John T Wright Arena is holding a hockey equipment donation program from now through January 15. Help share hockey with New Jersey children by donating new and lightly used youth and adult hockey equipment, including sticks and bags, during this equipment drive to benefit “Hockey in New Jersey”

RYNJ Hockey Players Sort for Toy Drive

Yasher Koach to RYNJ’s Hockey Team who volunteered to sort and organize toys on behalf of the Bergen County Chanukah Toy Drive.