The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Cleveland Cavaliers looked near and far during a five-week stretch for a head coach, and they finally found their man— in Israel. David Blatt, who coached Maccabi Tel Aviv to the Euroleague and Israeli league basketball championships this year, struck a deal to become the 20th coach in the history of the
On June 18, Cmek and Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef treated a packed gym to a shooting performance that few will ever see duplicated. Dave Hopla, considered by many to be the top shooter in the world, came to Bergen County for a basketball shooting demonstration. He regularly knocks down 495 out of 500 shots—while
The Frisch Cougars entered the Metropolitan Yeshiva High School League championship game looking to extend their six-game winning streak and to end their five-year baseball trophy drought. They came onto the Rockland Boulders Stadium determined to defeat the Kushner Cobras in a rematch of the last game of the regular season which the Cougars won.
Yavneh Youth League (YYL) concluded its season with Championship Sunday on June 15, with three upsets in four divisions, and an ice-cream party for its youngest group.
This year, the league enjoyed its largest registration in history, with 26 teams, all focused on sportsmanship, skill improvement, and fun.
The TBO 9-10 championship game featuring Glatt Express and Lakeland Bank was a classic! Expectations for a great duel were high as this was the second time these two teams would face each other. Their regular season match-up ended with a dramatic Glatt Express walk-off win. But no one could have expected what was to follow: a game that featured great
On June 12th 2014, TBO and Teaneck Southern joined together to play an All-Star Middle Girls softball game. Each team consisted of players from both Southern and TBO. Both teams made very few errors and the hitting was solid. The most amazing hits came off of Ariella Vogel’s bat, one of which flew over the centerfielder’s head. The
The Premier Endoscopy team in Senior Girls Softball won the Teaneck Baseball Organization championship last week.
The team played tremendous defense in its back-to-back playoff wins. Pitchers Sarah Berman and Yonina Reichman gave up only 2 runs in the two games.
The fielders protected the lead turning four double plays in the final game.
The Chopstix Tcats used some excellent defense and timely hitting to capture the TBO Junior Girls championship over team Pizza Crave 12-4.
The game started off slowly for Chopstix, and the Pizza Crave team jumped out to an early lead.
Down 4-3, Chopstix rallied to score 4 runs in the 5th and then 5 more in the 6th to clinch
In the 11/12 division Coolkippahs (the number 3 seed) coached by Ronnie Aranoff, Ellie Kinches, and Dani Bendheim defeated Generator Plus (number 1 seed) coached by Jonathan Gellis and Ofer Naor by a score of 10-2.
Sam Bendheim pitched four innings of 2-run ball and Eli Zaretzky pitched two scoreless innings to close out the game.
What a season! Teaneck Podiatry went undefeated in league play to win the championship in convincing fashion 8-2.
Led by the star pitching of Ella Buchsbayew and Ariella Vogel, the team limited the opposition to only two runs, surely a record in Middle Girls Softball. The championship game also showcased excellent
In a fitting end to a great season, the 13/14 championship game showcased terrific talent, stellar pitching (by Binyamin Senter and Yechiel Keiser) and solid defense.
It was a tight 1-1 game through 6, and the game went into extra innings. In the top of the 7th Genesis Pain Management exploded for five runs giving them a 6-1 lead. A key contributor