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Friday, March 22, 2019

Sports

MTA Varsity Lions Win Tier II Sarachek Championship; Earn Right to Name Coach’s Baby

When March 4, otherwise known as Sarachek Selection Monday, arrived and the seeds of the tournament were revealed, the Lions were determined to become the Tier II champions. Coach Weissberg even offered a great incentive to encourage the team to play their best—if they went undefeated, they would be able to pick his

MGBL Minute

In a defensive battle, Knoll Orthodontics defeated The Rothenberg Law Firm LLP team 42-31, to capture the 7/8 grade boys championship. The game was close throughout with both teams playing strong defense and limiting second chance opportunities. The game pitted the surprising 11th

Bruriah Middle School Swimmer Wows Crowd

Avital Schlissel wowed the crowd at this season’s last swim meet. Competing against high-school swimmers, she earned eight points for Bruriah’s Dolphinz. Congratulations!

North Shore Beats MTA at Emunah Rubenstein Memorial JV Basketball Tournament

The 2019 version of the Emunah Rubenstein Memorial JV Basketball Tournament was a special event, as the 10 participating teams played over the course of six days following the league’s postseason rather than the middle of the season. As a result, teams that didn’t win the league championship were hungry to

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Eli Brickman

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 13-year-old Eli Brickman as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The eighth grader at the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy is “brick” wall that carried the Kushner Cobras to the YMSSA championship game last week. In the championship game he turned

Original RKYHS Varsity Basketball Team Challenges Current RKYHS Varsity Team

The Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School opened in the fall of 1997 with its first freshman class. Originally called KYHS, the high school formed its first basketball team in the 1999-2000 season. The alumni that were on that original KYHS team came back to the building last Saturday night to take on the current RKYHS varsity basketball

The undefeated Yavneh Academy Red Hawks girls hockey team

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

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