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Friday, January 17, 2020

Sports

Yisrael Feld Named Skyline Conference Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year

From Rookie of the Year to Scholar-Ath­lete of the Year, the portfolio of awards are starting to pile for Yisrael Feld who was named by the Skyline Conference as its men’s basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year for the 2013-14 season.

Feld accelerated in the classroom in his first year at the Washington Heights campus, amassing the highest grade

SPORTS SCENES

YMSSA 8th Grade All-Star Game

One couldn’t help but feel nostalgic seeing the red and yellow jerseys against the sea of blue at the Torah Academy of Bergen County gym. Three short months ago, this was the site of the first- ever YMSSA championship game, a game that will be recorded as an epic battle between terrific ballplayers. On this day, the supporting cast, coaches, and intensity

Bergenfield PAL Upper Division Champs

Pictured-Coaches Neil Bromb­erg and Avi Blumenfeld. Players: Rafi Press, Adam Bromberg, Aar­on Teigman, Eli Meir Dock, Dan­iel Adler, Jordan Zimmerman, Ja­cob Hershenov, Ian Bromberg, Meir Weiss, and Eli Blumenfeld. Not pic­tured: Pinny Balsam and Tani Diament. Photo Credit: Yaffa Bromberg.

Bragging Rights Softball Ends in Tie

The second annual meeting of Teaneck Southern and TBO softball was action packed from the opening pitch. TBO scored 4 in the top of the first, but Southern answered back with 5 runs in the bottom of the same inning.

Excitement to the game was added when the game had to be halted by the inadvertent running of the sprinklers.

At

YMSSA 7TH Grade Boys All-Star Game

There was no let down in the final game of YMSSA’s All-Star Sunday when two split-squads took to the court to showcase the local 7th grade talent.

The game started slowly, both teams adjusting to the high school-size court at the Torah Academy of Bergen County. The dark team went to the locker room at halftime down 23-20.

The second half saw

AIFL Flag Football

From AIFL flag foot­ball: Eli Blumenfeld, David Siesser, Jordan Zimmer­man, Yehudah Schmutter, Ian Bromberg, Yosef Reich, and Adir Koenig. Photo by Yaffa Bromberg.

YMSSA 6th Grade Boys’ All-Stars

This past Sunday, at TABC, the best sixth graders from around the league met to play in the very first YMSSA All-Star Game. Although All-Star Team #2 toppled All-Star Team #1, 59- 41, it was great seeing these talented boys play well together.

It all began with the tipoff between the YMSSA finalists, Isaac Horowitz and Billy Krause. Krause took the tip

Beth Aaron Bottling Co. Triumphs

Twice down to their last out, the Beth Aar­on Bottling Company scored two runs to cap a 5-4 come-from-behind win in B‘nai Yeshu­run Softball League action on Sunday. Age­less captain Harold Gellis struck out a career best seven batters en route to the team’s fourth straight win. After starting the season winless in three tries, the

Ma’ayanot Hockey Tops Frisch

As the fans piled in to the TABC gym, the stakes were high. The championship game is the last game of the season and each team is determined to make the trophy their own.

As the first period began, Frisch scored the first goal. A few minutes later, first-liner Alex Fuchs made the first Ma’ayanot goal. Frisch then scored anoth­er goal raising the

St. A’s TBO 7/8 Champions

The TBO 7/8 championship game was a true test of confidence and determination. Both teams hit and played the field well. It was a low scoring, close game that featured six lead changes. Sterling Cleaners pitchers David Grunstein and Gilad Jutkowitz held the St. A’s lineup to only one run in the first 2 innings with help from excellent defensive plays by Rami

World Cup Excitement Sizzles at Gotham Burger

Teaneck—During the World Cup match be­tween the United States and Portugal on Sun­day night, the excitement of the internation­al soccer competition was contagious. Every time America scored, Gotham Burger erupted into pandemonium, with everyone cheering and screaming for their team. When Portugal scored, with 30 seconds left in the game, to tie it up at 2-2 off