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Saturday, February 25, 2017

Sports

First Ever NNJ Girls Jewish Gymnastics Team Wins Big

Devra Markowitz, program director of Flipping Forward Gymnastics, has put together the first-ever competitive girls gymnastics team in northern New Jersey catering to an observant Jewish clientele. On February 12, the team competed in Orangeburg, New York, at the Jewish Gymnastics League’s Snowflake Invitational Meet,

The Jewish Link and Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Judah Orlanski

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize fourteen year old Judah Orlanski as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Yavneh Academy eighth grader is the starting goalie for the second place Yavneh Redhawks floor hockey team. When asked about his goalie, Coach Yaniv Besterman told The Jewish

Bruriah Lightning Volleyball Makes History With a Straight Run to the Championships

For the first time in Bruriah history, Bruriah volleyball is heading to the championships! Led by captains Chanie Klavan and Arielle Wenig, the Bruriah Lightning’s record is an impressive 9-1 this season, making them the division leaders overall. The championship game will be played at Bruriah, date still to be determined. Go

JKHA Synagogue Basketball League Completes Successful First Season

Adult men’s league, comprising area synagogues, awards inaugural ‘Kiddush Cup.’

Livingston – This winter season saw the formation of a new men’s adult basketball league in which area synagogues could participate. The league began in early December and

MGBL Minute

This week’s spotlight game takes us to Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef. While some were getting ready for the NBA All Star Game in new Orleans, Team Jewish Link of New Jersey matched up with Approved Funding in an epic showdown of great teams. 

The Jewish Link of New Jersey’s Max

The Seventh and Eighth Grade Noam Lady Knights Win Shootout Tournament

This past Sunday, the Yeshivat Noam Knight 7/8 Girls basketball team competed in a one day shootout tournament in Mendham Township, New Jersey. After having successfully completed their regular season YMSSA schedule with an undefeated record of 10-0, the team was ready for a tune-up prior to starting the postseason. The tournament

Red Sarachek Basketball Tournament Announces 2017 Participants

Congratulations to the following teams for being selected to participate at Yeshiva University’s 2017 Red Sarachek Basketball Tournament, to be held from Thursday, March 2, through Monday, March 6.

Teams below are listed according to their seed.

  1. The Frisch

Varsity Storm Hockey Takes Down Lions in Close Battle

On Tuesday night, the Storm took on the Lions in a battle at TABC. After a scoreless first period, with both goalies making important saves, the Lions jumped out to a 1-0 lead. On the very next shift, the Storm tied it up. Going into the third tied 1-1, both teams came out fired up, and in the first few minutes of the period the

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Boys Varsity Basketball Standings

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Frisch Wins Oren Grunbaum Memorial Tournament

After completing their regular season with a 9-1 mark and #2 seed in the Western Conference, the Frisch JV Cougars accepted an invitation to the Oren Grunbaum Memorial Tournament in Montreal, Canada, this past weekend.

The tournament, in its 22nd

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