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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Sports

Adar Madness

The ball passes through the net for a buzzer beater tournament victory. The team and fellow students rush the court as the defeated players hang their heads in anguish. The victory is the culmination of a season of preparation. The game is watched live from coast to coast and in many foreign countries. Is this March Madness? In

MVP Celebrates 11th Record Breaking Year

MVP 2019 Girls: 8/20 – 8/23; MVP 2019 Boys: 8/25 - 8/29

(Courtesy of MVP Camps) MVP, the premier Jewish Orthodox basketball camp located at beautiful Camp Seneca Lake, under the direction of Irv Bader and Judah and Carol Rhine, is celebrating its 11th Season. MVP Boys and MVP Girls basketball

MTA Varsity Soccer Lions Win 10-5 Over Flatbush Falcons

The high-flying MTA varsity soccer Lions brought home another win on Thursday, March 7. The Lions masterfully faced the adversity of the intimidating Flatbush gym and beat the fast and aggressive Falcons 10-5. The game started off slow, with backup goalie senior Ariel Retter facing an arsenal of shots and making a series of incredible

BFL Season Two Kicks off Next Week

This Shushan Purim will begin Bergen Football League (BFL) second season at the turf field at Votee Park. The high school division has players from five different high schools (MTA, Heichal, TABC, Frisch and the Fusion Academy) and the new seventh and eighth grade division has players signed up from four different middle schools

SPORTS SCENES

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Max Schechter

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 17-year-old Max Schechter as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The co-captain of the TABC wrestling team, topped off another great year winning the coveted Aryeh Zinkin Yeshiva Wrestling Award at Wittenberg, last month. When asked about Schechter, TABC

Four Frisch Hockey Players Named All-State

Four players from Frisch’s hockey team were named All-State: Noah Petak—First Team Defenseman, Jake Fromen—First Team Forward, and both Jack Margolius and Jakey Zackai received Honorable Mention. Margolius, a junior, getting his first award, enjoyed a breakout season scoring six goals and 10

MGBL Minute

This week’s spotlight game takes us to Ben Porat Yosef for some Motzei Shabbat March Madness as Core Home Boys faced Redwood Funding in round one of the postseason. Redwood Funding jumped out to a commanding 16-2 lead at the end of the first quarter, with an offensive barrage orchestrated by Azarya

SAR Girls Varsity Basketball Wins MYHSAL Championship

Heading into the championship game with an unprecedented record of 25-0, the SAR girls varsity basketball team looked to end the season on a dominant note. Despite facing off with Frisch already three times this season, SAR knew Thursday was the night to prove it all. SAR understood that they had to come out

YU Roller Hockey Team Looks Strong at Regional Tournament

After another successful regular season, the Macs traveled out to Feasterville, PA for the ECRHA Regional Tournament. Despite finishing just two points out of second, the boys entered the weekend as the fifth seed out of eight, and were ready for their shot at their second regional title and an auto-bid to the National

RKYHS Sports Management Club Enjoys Shabbaton and 76ers Game in Philadelphia

The RKYHS Sports Management Club spent an exciting Shabbat in Philadelphia. The Lower Merion Synagogue welcomed the students and opened up the shul for their Shabbat meals. The students joined together with community members for seuda shelishit in the shul. The community also provided home hospitality accommodations. On

MGBL Minute

This week’s spotlight game takes us to Ben Porat Yosef for some Motzei Shabbat Madness, with playoff positioning on the line. In the first game on court one, Redwood Funding face off against Family First Funding. Redwood Funding got off to an early lead with hot shooting from Bentzion Keiser (six of his