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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Sports

Teaneck Under-8 Baseball All-Stars Fall in Championship Game to Rockland Elites

In a tense battle that showed just how far the Teaneck Under-8 All-Stars had advanced in their fall baseball league, our local team fell by a 4-1 score Sunday afternoon to the Rockland Elites in Congers, New York. Under sunny skies both teams featured stingy pitching and strong defense to determine the champion. Teaneck featured

Frisch Cougars Win 5th Place in Cooper Invitational

The first game on Sunday morning featured the #2 Frisch Cougars taking on the #8 RASG Warriors for 5th place in Tier I. In the first quarter, RASG got off to a fast start, forcing turnovers and taking an early 11-2 lead. Frisch, led by Mike Finkel’s five points, wouldn’t go away and stayed within striking distance. Morris

MTA Lions Win Their Opener

In a very intense, defense oriented game, MTA beat SAR in its season opener, 40-39. By the half it was a two point game, but MTA opened the next half poised for the kill. A strong third quarter found the Lions up 11 as the buzzer ended the third. SAR mounted a comeback in the final quarter, and the game was all tied up with only

A Great Start to the Ma’ayanot Varsity Basketball Season

The 2014-15 Ma’ayanot Varsity basketball season is underway as a new school year begins. Last year, while the Ma’ayanot Junior Varsity basketball team advanced to the championship game, the varsity team had somewhat of a disappointing season. Many of last season’s JV players have now joined the school’s varsity team, and the Ma’ayanot varsity basketball team

Teaneck Baseball 11U Loses 2-1 in Semifinals of PBI Tournament

While the World Series ended for the Giants and Royals on October 29th, the Teaneck 11U baseball team still had the PBI playoffs to contend with. So, on the night of Election Day, Tuesday, November 4th, the team was out practicing at Clubhouse under the lights, enjoying a surprisingly warm night in autumn.

Gotham Burger Sports Star of the Week - Odi Haramati

The Jewish Link of Bergen County and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 18-year-old Frisch Senior Odi Haramati as this week’s “Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week.”

Haramati is one of the Yeshiva league’s top stars, averaging an

Bruriah Basketball Report

The Bruriah “B” Lightning improved its record to 2-0 with another win on the road, this time against the feisty Cyclones from Shulamith of Brooklyn. The Lightning jumped out to a quick 10-point lead and never looked back. Senior Avigayil Wiener from Teaneck led a balanced scoring attack with 12 points. Shira Alter scored 6 points all on

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TABC Kicks Off Hockey Season with Double Victories

Torah Academy of Bergen County (TABC), proud of its successful and competitive hockey program, kicked off the hockey season in style. Last Thursday night, over 200 students and plenty of faculty as well stayed after school for dinner and a night of TABC hockey spirit. Donning their new Storm winter scarves, hundreds

Frisch Volleyball Tops the Bruriah Lightning

Last week, the Frisch Girls Varsity Volleyball team won a very hard-fought victory! The match, played on October 29th, was a home game against Bruriah High School.

For the first match of the season, Coach Adina Kwestel decided to play every single member of the team. Serve after serve

Teaneck Under-8 All-Stars Crush Rockland in Playoff Opener

Under weather conditions more fitting for an outdoor ice hockey game with accompanying penguins, the Teaneck Under-8 Baseball All-Stars defeated the Rockland Stars in their first round, single elimination playoff match on November 2 in Pomona, New York. The game took place at the Herb Reisman Recreation Center off Route 45 in Rockland

JV Lady Sting Start the Season Off With Two Big Wins

In the first game since a championship victory last year, the JV Lady Sting basketball team took on a Frisch team with strong aspirations for this season. The game started off slowly as it looked like it would be a defensive battle. Sophomore Helena Dweck supplied the offense in the 1st quarter with 5 points as the quarter ended with a 5-0