Sunday, September 22, 2019


Black Team Wins 5th TFFL Championship

On a relatively mild winter Sunday morning on December 29 four teams composed of men aged 18 and up got together to decide the championship of the 5th season of the Teaneck Flag Football League (TFFL). The event was the culmination of a season where 14 teams from all over the New York metropolitan area competed every Sunday morning from late August through

JLBC Yasher Koach of the Week: Harry and Joshua Orlinsky

When Harry and Joshua Orlinsky, twin 10-year-old brothers from New Milford, wanted to try to raise money for tzedakah, they turned to the thing they love best—basketball. The boys thought that having a group of kids get together for a 3-on-3 tournament would be a great way to have kids their age have fun for a good cause.

On December 28th,

TABC Varsity Storm Past Lions on Last Second Tip In

Sunday, December 29th saw two local rivals, TABC and MTA, meet in a close game. The game saw many lead changes as both teams exchanged foul shots and layups to keep the score within one. With eight seconds left, MTA’s Eli Lipner hit two foul shots to put MTA up by one. With five seconds left, the Storm raced down the court as Dan Polleyeff missed a tough

Bruriah A Team, Lightning Strikes Thrice

The Bruriah A team has had a busy and productive two weeks. Their run started in Elizabeth when they matched up with the Hillel Hurricanes. Hillel came out firing and scored the first 4 points of the game, Bruriah responded by going on an 11-2 run. The Lightning never looked back and increased its lead to as much as 19 several times during the game.

Nikki Bick

Frisch Hockey Upsets TABC

To many people it was just another Yeshiva Hockey League game, but that’s not what was going through the Frisch players’ heads prior to the game. Especially for Rafi Selevan, Jono Weitchsner, and Jacob Levy, all transfers from TABC. Year after year, Frisch hockey losing to TABC was becoming a tradition. This year would be different. The team that Frisch put

Spots Available: YYL Softball Division

There are still a few (approx. 10) spots available for 1st Graders (both girls and boys) in the Instructional Division of YYL (Yavneh Youth League) for the 2014 season, which will start near Passover time. Sign up online at http://yavnehyouthleague.com

Yavneh Youth League provides students in grades 1-8 with an appropriately

As Season Winds Down, the Rapids Continue to Flourish

The Ma’ayanot Rapids are now 8-1 as the season begins to wind down and the successful JV basketball team heads into its final regular season game.

On Saturday night, the Rapids played against Westchester High School at Ma’ayanot. After the first half, the Rapids held a tremendous lead, and continued to do so throughout the game. The game opened with two

TABC Hockey Report

On Sunday, the Storm played its fourth game of a five-game home stand against the Kushner Cobras.

In the first period the Storm capitalized on a Kushner penalty with a power play goal by Yair Knoller (’16). Then in the second period TABC drew another penalty and, as a result of great pressure by Yehoshua Naor (’16), Daniel Levy (’16) came up with a big

TABC Storms Through Maimonides Invitational Tournament

The TABC Storm came into this year’s 2014 Maimonides Invitational Tournament looking to continue on its winning ways. After a treacherous trip up north to Brookline on Thursday, the Storm kicked off the tournament with a decisive victory over the Kushner Cobras, 55 – 28.

TABC continued to roll early Friday morning, defeating the host Maimonides

Big Ten History

Aaron Liberman’s appearance in last Sundays Northwestern loss did not show up in the stat book, but he still made  Big Ten Conference history. Liberman is Shomer Shabbos and the only Orthodox Jew playing major college basketball. He is the second college basketball player to play with a kippah (Tamir Goodman 2000-2001), but Liberman is the first to do it in

Frisch Tops TABC to Take Emunah/Rubinstein Tournament

Frisch and TABC, two long-time Bergen County rivals, met for the Tier 1 Championship of the 2013-2014 Emunah/Rubinstein Tournament, a meaningful tzedakah event spearheaded by Flatbush Coach Avi Borenstein with help from TABC Coach Elli Orlinsky.

The two New Jersey Division leaders squared off in what was TABC’s third straight appearance in

Frisch Volleyball Report

The Frisch JV and Varsity volleyball teams had two amazing wins this past week. They defeated both SAR and Ramaz in JV and varsity play.

The SAR game was tight. JV lost the first game, but then snapped into shape for the second and third. Team members started off as individual players, but by the second game they became one and worked as