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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Sports

Yavneh Academy’s Lady Redhawks Hockey Team Completes a Perfect Season

The YMSSA middle school girls hockey championship game was just as exciting as anticipated. In front of a packed crowd and an emotional roller coaster of a game, the Yavneh Redhawks prevailed and defeated WDS by the score of 5-3.

Right off the opening faceoff, WDS was relentless at the

Kushner Baseball Defeats TABC

Sam Bernstein threw a three-hitter with 12 strikeouts and Sam Raab broke a scoreless tie with a two-run triple in the bottom of the sixth inning to send Kushner to a 2-0 win over TABC.

Harry Stiel and Josh Matthew had the other hits for Kushner with the two combining to score both runs.

Kushner Freshman Places in Brooklyn Track Meet

RKYHS freshman Nava Chefitz captured third place in the long jump in the grand finale of the yeshiva track and field championship event held in Brooklyn. She also finished in fifth place in the mile.

 

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Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Yonah Tarzik

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 14-year-old Yonah Tarzik as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey eighth grader has just completed an impressive junior high school basketball career. Tarzik is a tri-captain of a Jaguars team that showed steady

The JUICE Wins Hockey Tourney!

A yeshiva ice hockey team called the JUICE, made up of boys from Englewood, Teaneck and the Upper East and West Sides of NY won a high level tournament this past weekend. Aside from taking home the championship, the boys enjoyed a great Shabbat together. A complete recap will follow in next week’s sports section.

 

SPORTS SCENES

MTA Tennis Lions Close Season With Win Over Frisch

The MTA Tennis Lions took the court on Thursday night at the Althea Gibson Tennis Center in Newark, New Jersey, hoping to end their season on a high note with a win over Frisch. MTA grabbed the early lead thanks to a dominant performance from #1 singles star Josh Zyskind (‘17), who with a relentless dose of blistering serves and whipping

SPORTS STANDINGS

Metropolitan Yeshiva High School Athletic League

Girls Hockey Playoffs  Semis

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BERGEN COUNTY LEAGUE TEAM STANDINGS

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Frisch Wins Columbus Baseball Tourney

Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Dafna Levine

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 17-year-old Dafna Levine as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Ma’ayanot junior has been a key contributor to the Rapids 8-0 season. Ma’ayanot soccer Coach Marc Zharnest told The Jewish Link, “When I offered Dafna the opportunity to play on