Tuesday, July 16, 2019


Retirement Part VII: Ironman Doth Murder Sleep

“So, you are retired?”


“But your article is titled, ‘Retirement.’”

I’m training for my sixth Ironman triathlon.

The last time I did this 140.6 mile

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Benny Attar

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 16-year-old Benny Attar as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The rising junior at Yeshivat Frisch was a key cog in the Cougars JV soccer championship team. Coach Marc Zharnest told the JLNJ, “Benny was a pleasure to coach both on and off the court, he

TBO 4th of July Parade

Sportstar Select Week 3 Action

A Great Season for Yiddle League

Camp Summer Playland Is off to a Fantastic Start

What an amazing first week! Campers enjoyed bowling, pontooning, bubble show, a BMX bike show and more. Campers have been having so much fun. It’s so great being back in camp again!

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Ilan Cohen

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 16-year-old Ilan Cohen as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School rising junior lead the Kushner Cobras baseball team all season and helped them take home the Ezra Schwartz Memorial Baseball Tournament three months ago. Cohen

BBO 4/5 Championship Game Recap

It was a much anticipated match-up as the top Teaneck team Clifton Pediatric Dental Group faced off against the Lobos of Bergenfield in a battle of the top seeds for the fourth and fifth grade TBO/BBO championship. The Lobos took an early lead as Shlomo Wenger let off the game with a walk and came around to score on an RBI from

YABA Celebrates 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

(Courtesy of YABA) The 2019 YABA (Yeshiva High School Alumni Basketball Association) dinner took place on Thursday, May 23, at Ahavath Torah in Englewood, and was attended by close to 200 people. The crowd was a mix of alumni and old time players, former and current coaches and managers from the Metropolitan Jewish High School

Retirement Part VI: The Warm Up

Sometimes the biggest logistical nightmares reveal the greatest results. I originally signed up to do this, half Ironman Connecticut because I was planning to do a half Ironman a month for six months.

(And you abandoned this because you realized this was a crazy, stupid

Kids of Courage Play in Flag Football Tournament

(Courtesy of Kids of Courage) Kids of Courage, the non-profit organization dedicated to creating smiles on the faces of children with serious illnesses, ran its first-ever flag football tournament event this past Sunday in Cedarhurst, at Lawrence High School. The super successful fundraising event

TABC Wins First MYHSAL Baseball Championship

It was their year.

Yechiel Keiser pitched a complete game, battery-mate Sammy Greenberg had two hits and two RBI and the TABC Storm defeated the Ramaz Rams 5-1, last Monday night, June 17, to take home the school’s first baseball league championship.