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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Sports

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

Bergen County Gets Its Own Football League

Football season is back and now local yeshiva students have a league of their own in the Bergen Football League. Eight years ago, Rabbi Jonathan Kessel, rebbe at TABC, started the Passaic Sports League (PSL) for kids from first to 12th grade and it has grown into a very successful league. As time went on, kids from outside of Passaic drove

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Sariel Rotblat

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 13-year-old Sariel Rotblat as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey eighth grader was a key member of the championship team at inaugural season of Camp Mesorah’s Camp Overtime, this past summer. Rotblat was

The CBY Scrubs Sweep the Kings in Championship Series

After starting the season 0-2, the Scrubs knew they had to turn their season around if they wanted to play in the playoffs. The Scrubs finished the season with the top seed winning the next 10 games finishing at an amazing 10-2 record. With timely hitting and consistent pitching along with solid defense, the Scrubs were

MVP Girls Have an Amazing Five Days

(Courtesy of MVP) MVP 2018, the premier Jewish Orthodox girls basketball and tennis camp at Camp Seneca Lake, under the direction of Irv Bader and Carol and Judah Rhine, celebrated its 10th consecutive successful season. This was the second year for MVP tennis which was a huge success and

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Rallies for Thrilling Skyline Win

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals in the final 21:54 of regulation time to earn a thrilling come-from-behind Skyline win over St. Joseph’s Long Island, 3-2, at the Danzi Center on Sunday afternoon. Yeshiva (4-2, 2-0 Skyline) starts