This week, in honor of Father’s Day, the Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize two local dads as Sportstars of the Week: Michael Gutlove and Shalom Shushan. Last month, the duo were part of a the Garden State Warriors team that competed in the Ohel Xtreme Challenge. The team, led by
Our area spring ice hockey teams are both skating into their respective playoffs. The Hurricanes finished their regular season with a 6-0 victory over West Orange. Joshua Lando opened the scoring with his first of two goals, with 3:12 left in the first period, and the Hurricanes never looked back. Baruch Karpov, Colin Mauer and Eli
In an exciting first-round playoff game, Chai Lifeline defeated Dr. Popowitz’s Center team 82-75 in overtime. Early on the teams were running and gunning. The Popowitz team was led in the first half by Chesky Lewin’s 12 points (30 for game), Akiva Feit’s 8 (22 for game) and 3 each from Harry and Josh Orlinsky. Chai Lifeline was led in
The Yavneh Redhawks started the season with a very different look, since most of last year’s team had graduated. The team was determined to be champions again and every single team member put in tremendous work and dedication. Finishing the regular season 7-1, the team learned how to work together and thrive when things
On a rainy Sunday afternoon at Overpeck Park, the lowest seeded Frisch Cougars continued their unlikely run in the MYHSAL baseball playoffs. Following up their stunning upset of the undefeated MTA lions in the quarterfinals, Frisch continued with an equally impressive victory over the TABC Storm, 5-1, in a game that was much closer
The Kushner varsity baseball team defeated HAFTR by a score of 7-6 to advance to the Yeshiva Baseball Championship Game, which is taking place on Father’s Day at Yogi Berra stadium in Little Falls, New Jersey. This marks the second consecutive year that the Cobras have reached the championship game.
SAR Boys JV soccer team clinched the 2018 MYHSAL championship on Sunday with a 6-4 victory over Frisch in a closely contested game at the Torah Academy of Bergen County.
In the regular season, Frisch Cougars finished top of the boys JV West division ahead of the SAR Sting by two points. The
On Monday night the JKHA girls soccer team won the YMSSA league championship, defeating SSBC by a score of 8-4.
The JKHA team found themselves down 0-3 at the end of the first quarter, a predicament they had not faced before during the season. Coach Lauren Cubas then rallied the team entering
Limudei kodesh, general studies, personalized growth and student life are the core values of the Heichal HaTorah mission. While academics will always be at the center of Heichal, the athletic program took center stage last Thursday night as the Heichal Hornets Boys JV Basketball Team made history by winning their first-ever NCYI JV