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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Sports

MGBL Minute

MGBL High School Memorial Day weekend action was fast and furious as all teams are jockeying for playoff positioning. Team Chai Lifeline recorded the season’s first 100 point game led by Pacey Jacoby’s 27 points. Duff & Phelps notched their first win of the season as Eitan Pfeiffer returned from the IL with 32

SPORTS SCENES

A True Grand Slam as Cross River Open Draws Over 1000 Attendees in Support of ‘Our Place’

(Courtesy of Our Place) From the moment the first player checked in until the breathless final seconds of the very last set, the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center was the place to be on Sunday, May 26, as the inaugural Cross River Open gave members of the New York area’s Jewish community the opportunity to

RYNJ Jaguars Dominate as 2019 Martin Weiselberg Memorial Hockey Tournament Champs

The RYNJ Jaguars continue to pile up the hardware in 2019, taking home the biggest prize in junior high hockey this past Sunday at the 14th annual Martin Weiselberg Memorial Hockey Tournament. The victors joined seven other schools: HALB, HANC, Yavneh, Kushner, HAFTR, YCQ and host Har Torah for a full day of action in

Yavneh Redhawks Are Undefeated Three-Peat Champions

On Sunday, May 19, the Yavneh Redhawks played Kushner in the YMSSA girls hockey championship game at Yeshivat Noam. Kushner, after pulling off the upset win against WDS in the playoffs, had momentum going into the championship game. Yavneh and Kushner had faced each other one other game earlier in the season. In that game, Kushner

MGBL Minute

MGBL High School action heated up this past weekend as we approach the midway point of the season. Immediately after Shabbat, Chai Lifeline overcame Chosen Healthcare 66-60 behind 22 points from Yoni Rothberg on court one. At the same time, Yoni Mann’s 20 points propelled Land Rush Title Agency Llc over Akari

Yeshivat Noam Sixth Grade Girls Capture 2019 YMSSA Championship

The Yeshivat Noam Knights sixth grade girls’ basketball team entered the championship game working on a flawless season, while Moriah had an April 4, loss to these very same Noam Knights as their only loss in an otherwise stellar 9-1 season. The two squads were coming off convincing semi-final victories over the Yavneh Redhawks

Noam Sixth Grade Boys Complete Championship Sweep

The Noam Knights sixth grade boys’ basketball team completed an undefeated season this past Monday night with a win in the championship over the SAR Sting, by a score of 45-38.

The team faced adversity during the regular season, facing some very tough competition and losing starting point

Yavneh Academy Raises Over $45K at 14th Annual Benjamin Schwartz Memorial 5K Run and Fun Run/Walk

(Courtesy of Yavneh Academy) Yavneh Academy, located in Paramus, held its 14th Annual 5K /One Mile Fun Run on Sunday, May 19, at the Westfield Garden State Plaza. The Benjamin Schwartz Memorial 5K Run and One Mile Fun Run/Walk is named for the brother of Yavneh parent

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Jesse Koppel

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 16-year-old Jesse Koppel as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The sophomore at Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School was a key contributor on the Kushner Cobras JV championship hockey team earlier this year. Rabbi Richard Kirsch, athletic director at

TABC Wins Columbus Baseball Invitational

TABC Storm baseball brought their talents to Ohio this week to participate in the annual Columbus Baseball Invitational a.k.a. The Jewish World Series. The team hit the ground running, with easy wins over Valley Torah (Los Angeles), Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy (Rockville, Maryland) and Katz Yeshiva High School (Boca

HALB Defeats RYNJ to Win HALB Boys 2019 Invitational Basketball Tournament

HALB hosted a middle school boys basketball tournament this past Sunday. Five teams came from three states (Noam and RYNJ from New Jersey, Berman from Maryland, and YDE and HALB from New York) to compete and left it all on the court. HALB came out on top, defeating RYNJ in the championship game. Thank you Hustle &