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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Sports

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstars of the Week: Dahlia Feintuch, Yaffa Lofstock, Kira Jacobs and Sophie Yurowitz

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize four 14 year old eighth graders at Yavneh Academy as this week’s Sportstars of the Week. The talented quartet of Dahlia Feintuch, Yaffa Lofstock, Kira Jacobs and Sophie Yurowitz, just repeated as undefeated YMSSA girls hockey champions.

Noam Knights Are Sixth Grade Girls Basketball Champs

Last Wednesday night, the Noam Knights sixth grade girls basketball team faced RPRY in the championship game of the YMSSA. Both teams entered the game undefeated from their respective divisions, so the energy was high going into the game. The game started strong with Noam scoring several baskets right from the start. But RPRY

A Family of Authors Highlights Inspiring Female Sports Heroes in Newest Book

Why mess with a winning formula?

Back in June, 2016, The Jewish Link reviewed a book by Greg Zuckerman and his two sons, Gabriel and Elijah, of West Orange. “Rising Above” focused almost exclusively on interviews of famous male athletes who had overcome adversity to achieve greatness. The

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Rabbi Kirsch,Thank you

Rabbi Kirsch,Thank you for the positive impact you have had on all our children at JKHA/RKYHS; past and present. Thank you for your hard work, passion, commitment and dedication to our children and school.

Mazal Tovon thewell-deserved honor!

SAR HS Girls JV Soccer Team Advances to Ship

The semi-final JV soccer game was held at SAR High School on Wednesday night, May 16. SAR Sting competed against the North Shore Lions for the third time this season, winning both previous games, so they were favored to win. Scoring the first two goals of the night was Zahava Butler with assists from Laura Brandwein. Brandwein

MGBL Minute

The MGBL boys high school league is known for competitive games. This week’s spotlight game takes us to Ben Porat Yosef where team MGBL played the Jewish Link of New Jersey team on Saturday night May 12. Team MGBL only had seven players available, but Eitan Pfeiffer, a junior at MTA, knew he must play hard and well for his team to

The Ice Hockey Hurricanes Continue to Dominate

The Hurricanes got off to a great start earlier this week as they took on the Kings in a Floyd Hall Arena Spring League Metro division matchup. The Hurricanes’ Chaim Cohen scored 27 seconds into the game. Eli Schiff then scored before Patrick Biernat scored for the Kings on an assist from Nicholas Polimeni. The Hurricanes then

MTA Baseball Lions Remain Undefeated

The MTA Lions Baseball Team continued their dominant season with wins against HAFTR on May 9, and Frisch on May 13. Going into the game against MTA, HAFTR had been undefeated. However, MTA pitchers Daniel Landa (‘19), who pitched 6 1/3 innings, and Coby Sorotzkin (‘19), who pitched the other 2/3 innings, shut down the HAFTR

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Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Tilly Chamberlain

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 15 year old Tilly Chamberlain as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls sophomore collected quite a bit of hardware in last month’s swim meet at YULA. She earned first place ribbons in the 200 IM, 100 butterfly, 50 butterfly and the

Yeshiva University Men’s Tennis Eliminated in Second Round of NCAA Tournament

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s tennis team concluded the 2017-18 season with a hard-fought loss in the second round of the NCAA Division III tournament to nationally-ranked No. 3 Bowdoin College, 5-0, on the Pickard Tennis Courts on Friday morning.

It was a very