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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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Ironman Lake Placid 2017: The Race Day Experience

Part 2

THE SWIM:

When I did this race in 2016 I had a great swim (1:25) A not so great bike (7:55) & an amazing run.(5:59)

That was not to be this time around.

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstars of the Week: Ari Mitnick and Dan Poleyeff

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize the co-MVPs of the CMEK 2018 summer men’s league Ari Mitnick and Dan Poleyeff as this week’s Sportstars of the Week. Poleyeff is a sophomore at Yeshiva University and a member of the YU Macs basketball team, while Mitnick works in real estate.

Congregation Bnai Yeshurun Softball League: Standings

A League

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RKYHS Links Past and Future in First-Ever Alumni Basketball Game

Central to Jewish education is the concept that each generation is a link in a continuous transmission of tradition, dor l’dor. The understanding that a student isn’t learning solely for his or her own benefit, but also to honor generations prior and to hand over information to those that follow, suggests a responsibility to a

MGBL Girls Evaluations to Be Held This Sunday at BPY

Join MGBL on Sunday, September 10, for girls’ evaluations. Second grade will be at 9 a.m., third and fourth grade at 9:30, fifth and sixth grade at 10, and seventh and eighth grade at 10:15 a.m.

There are still a few open spots in each division, and team sponsorship opportunities are available. Please

Teaneck HS Student Runs to Honor Sister’s Memory

Elaine Martz, who just turned 17, recently ran the Sri Chinmoy Marathon (26.2 miles). Martz was the youngest runner in the marathon, and placed third for the “20 and under” category.

Martz ran to honor the life of her youngest sister, Nettie z”l, and support the Nettie Says Organization -

Yeshiva University Women’s Soccer Rises to Shutout Victory Over York

(Yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University women’s soccer team opened the 2017 season in grand fashion, knocking off York College by a score of 14-0, at the Aviator Sports and Events Center on Friday afternoon. Yeshiva’s new head coach Marc Zharnest earns his first collegiate coaching victory.

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Earns Shutout Win in Season Opener

(Yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team kicked off the 2017 season by earning a victory over the College of Saint Elizabeth, 2-0, out in New Jersey on Friday afternoon.

Freshman midfielder Alberto Benhamu was the difference maker for the Maccabees (1-0), netting two goals in the

Ironman Lake Placid 2017: The Race Day Experience

Part 1

Sometimes, just surviving is itself a victory.

With all the training I did, I was hoping to break last year’s record of 15:39:10, but Ironman Lake Placid did not go as planned.

Chevra Youth Lacrosse Partners With Ace Academy to Bring Lacrosse to Community Youth

Chevra Youth Lacrosse is excited to partner with Ace Academy, a 501(c) 3 non profit organization. This partnership will benefit young athletes in the community by ensuring they have the best coaching and instruction possible as Chevra Lacrosse continues to grow in the Jewish community of New Jersey.

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Gabriella Herrmann

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 13-year-old Gabriella Herrmann as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. Herrmann will be starting eighth grade at The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey next week. Earlier this month she captured first place in her age group at the Camp

Marty Craft Named Head Coach of YU Baseball

Yeshiva University Director of Athletics, Joe Bednarsh, announced the hiring of Marty Craft as the Head Coach of the YU baseball team on Monday. Craft will look to build the baseball program into a contender in the Skyline Conference.

“I am grateful to Mr. Bednarsh and his Athletics Staff for