Thursday, December 12, 2019


JLBC Yasher Koach of the Week: Hayley Solomon

One can hardly walk by a basketball court without seeing a kid working on his latest moves. Countless hours are devoted to perfecting fancy dribbling and misdirection, all to fake out your opponent. These techniques have become so commonplace that terms like taking your opponent to school or breaking ankles have become part of acceptable

Yeshiva University Girls Basketball

Riverdale, NY—The Yeshiva women’s basketball team was defeated by the College of Mount Saint Vincent (CMSV) 99-66 on Sunday afternoon. The Maccabees got a game-high 31 points from Frisch alumni Haley David, who connected on 9-of-22 shots and went 10-for-11 from the free-throw line.

Frisch Hockey Report

This year’s JV Frisch Hockey team is off to a great start, and has high expectations for the season ahead. Sophomores Isaac Aronoff, David Kirsch, Matt Rosenblatt, Assistant Captain Jake Millstein, Captain Stevie Brinn, Jordan Socolof and Goaltender Matty Reinhart look to lead the way for the Cougars this season.

In addition, the incoming freshmen group looks

Ma’ayanot Rapids Win Again

There was yet another win for the Ma’ayanot JV basketball team on Monday night, when the Rapids travelled to play at Kushner.

The game got off to a rocky start, with Kushner up by 4 points, but by the end of the first half, the Rapids had made a fantastic comeback, to lead by 9 points. Coming into the second half, the Kushner team came out strong, and was

MTA Varsity Basketball Cruise Past JEC

On Motzei Shabbos, the Lions faced the JEC Thunder out in Elizabeth. The Lions started off the game with an aggressive press and started the game with a quick 8-2 lead. Led by Yoni Samet’s 16 points, the Lions continued their strong play and took a 15 point lead into the locker room. The second half was much like the first. JEC had trouble breaking MTA’s press and

Teaneck Soccer U12 Champs - Team Finland

Team Finland, in the U12 division of the Teaneck Junior Soccer League, had a mediocre regular season, finishing with a record of three wins, three losses, and three ties. They scored 23 goals in the regular season and gave up 23 goals.

The month of October wasn’t kind to Team Finland as it finished the month with a record of 0-2-2! As the saying

Yeshivat He’Atid Students Take Part in Fire Safety Week

Fire safety week is a very important time for both educators and parents to inform their children about the importance of fire safety. During this important time, the students at Yeshivat He’Atid had a super exciting visit from the Bergenfield Fire Department. Our local firefighters came in for a visit to teach our students how to be safe around fires, how

TABC JV Hockey Report

The JV Storm played their home opener against Ramaz this past Tuesday night and came away with a 5-0 victory. TABC started out sluggish, but got an energy boost halfway through the first period from an unexpected source. Looking to shake things up early, Coach Norm Blumenthal sent out the freshman combo of Josh Wiesel (’17) and Joshua Wertenteil (’17) who

TABC Varsity Hockey Report

Looking for their third straight win, the TABC Storm came home for the first time this season to take on the Ramaz Rams in the second half of a double header.  The Storm came out strong, controlling the puck for the majority of the first period, barely giving up a scoring opportunity to the Rams.  Despite the effort, the Ramaz goalie, Duvie Grummet, showed flashes of

MTA JV Hockey Captures First Win

The MTA Lions recently hosted the Hillel Heat for the second meeting between the two teams. Hillel took the first game 3-1, while MTA was still looking for its first win of the season.

With MTA’s starting goalie Tani Rosenthal out with a concussion, Jacob Boim started in net. MTA came out strong firing many shots on net, but could not score. Hillel scored

JLBC Yasher Koach of the Week — Naomi Kutin

On Sunday, November 10th in Bigler, PA, 12-year-old Naomi Kutin made powerlifting history, yet again. Lifting in the 100% Raw Powerlifting Federation in the Central PA Open, Naomi was setting records with every lift. As she was competing in her first contest since her 12th birthday, Naomi was now in a new age category (12-13), and every attempt was

Teaneck Junior Soccer League Fall Season Ends With Denmark as 10U Victors

Teaneck’s fall recreation soccer league (TJSL) came to a close with Denmark victorious in the 10U division.  The team’s roster, mostly 3rd and 4th grade boys from a spectrum of local day schools, included:   Avi Baron, Yair Benharush, Isaiah Chung, Matty Dreifus, Aiden Einhorn, Joseph Mann, Ari Mazin, Stephan Nayowitz, Noah Sebbag, Jake Stahl, Joey