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Sunday, October 21, 2018

Sports

Fly Free Running Is Off to a Great Start

Yeshiva University Soccer Wins Double-Overtime Thriller

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team earned a thrilling come-from-behind Skyline victory over Farmingdale State, 2-1, in double-overtime on Wednesday afternoon. Yeshiva (6-4, 4-2 Skyline) remains in fifth place in the Skyline Conference standings, while Farmingdale State (6-6, 2-3) is currently

Yeshiva League Hockey Preview

This past week marked the beginning of the 2018-2019 fall/winter sports season. As we embark on yet another journey toward an eventful March, New Jersey expects to be at the epicenter of both the hockey and basketball worlds. Over the next two weeks, we will preview the JV and varsity leagues in both sports and give you the inside

MGBL Minute

This week’s spotlight game takes us to Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef, where team Sharsheret faced off against the V&N Realty girls. Emma Kinches got the scoring started for V&N Realty, when she sank the first of two free throws. Sharsheret answered back with four

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Kayla Weissman

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize almost 12 -year-old Kayla Weissman as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The seventh grader at Hatikvah International Academy Charter School in East Brunswick, is celebrating her bat mitzvah this week. Weissman is an avid softball player and for her bat

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Judah Vogel

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize almost 13 -year-old Judah Vogel as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey seventh grader will be celebrating his bar mitzvah this coming Shabbos. Judah is the Bo Jackson of Bergen County athletics: He is a member

AC70.3

Part 1

I don’t normally chronicle a half Ironman because as difficult as they are, they are not as epic as a full Ironman...except last week.

A full Ironman is 140.6 miles, so a half is

TABC Track Earns First Place in Cross Country Meet

This past Sunday, the STORM track team headed over to Van Cortlandt Park for a scorching hot 5k race at the inaugural yeshiva league cross country season where they earned a first place victory. Leading the way for TABC, junior captain Ezra Seplowiz (‘20) took first overall place with a time of 22:19. In third place overall, was

Yeshiva University Women’s Volleyball Rallies Past York (N.Y.) for First Victory of Season

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University women’s volleyball team earned its first win of the season, knocking off York College (N.Y.) by a score of 3-1, at the York College Gymnasium last week. Set scores were 21-25, 25-23, 25-15, and 25-21.

“The girls played like a true team

SPORTS SCENES

MGBL Minute

This past week kicked off the 10th year of the Mitch Gross Basketball League, and as we are nothing if not chivalrous the ladies play first. Our spotlight game takes us to Yavneh Academy, where we had back to back to back games decided by a point or less.

Five Things Everyone Training for a Marathon Should Know

Are you ready to run?

The race is on for Kids of Courage! Team Courage is gearing up for the Fitbit Miami Marathon and Half Marathon this January, and the crew is anxiously counting down the days. With the Yamim Tovim behind us, training season is in