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Friday, August 17, 2018

Sports

TABC Varsity Storm Over the Cougars in Round One of the Playoffs

The TABC Storm came into the playoffs hungry for a victory over their cross-county rivals, the Frisch Cougars. After a tough defeat against the Cougars in the last game of the MYHSAL regular season, TABC looked to capitalize on its home court advantage and advance to the next round of the playoffs.

Both teams proved early on that they would not go down

Looking for Umpires

The Yavneh Youth league is looking for high school umpires for softball this spring!! It’s $25 a game on Sunday mornings and occasional weeknights. Requirements are a solid knowledge of baseball rules and coming to at least one training session. Please contact Corey Berman with any questions and/or sign up by emailing

Ma’ayanot Swim Report

The Ma’ayanot Swim season recently came to an end. It was a very competitive team this year that won two meets against Bruriah and Frisch, came in second place in one group meet, and lost another.

Led by our excellent coach, Esther Lowensteiner, the team practiced since September, sometimes after long school days with other commitments to attend to after swim

RYNJ Lady Jaguars Roll to Finals

After capping a perfect 10-0 regular season with a win over YCQ, the RYNJ girls basketball team secured the top seed in the playoffs.

On Monday night they faced Barkai, a team they had beaten by only a narrow margin during the regular season. After trailing early, the Jaguars caught up and, at halftime, the score was 22-19, RYNJ leading.

In the third

It’s Going to Be Another Exciting Year of RYNJ 6th Grade Basketball

On February 12th the 6th grade RYNJ Jaguars started their season in Deal, NJ. On the eve of the year’s biggest snowstorm, the Jaguars suffered a 49-45 defeat. Even so, led by Shmulie Coates (22pts), the Jaguars showed sparks of greatness battling back from a double digit deficit,

With a sour taste in our mouths, the Jaguars returned home determined

SAR JV Boys Basketball Sting the Storm

SAR JV Boys Basketball defeated TABC in the quarterfinal round in true nail-biter fashion. The game was neck and neck throughout in a defensive slugfest, with no team taking a large lead.

After being held to only 2 points in the first, SAR scored 11 in the second quarter. For the night, the Sting hit four 3-pointers, including two by Eitan Hain and one each by

Yisrael Feld Named Skyline Rookie of the Year

The Skyline Conference announced today that among its men’s basketball all-conference members is Yeshiva guard Yisrael Feld, who was named the Skyline Conference Rookie of the Year, as well as a second-team All-Skyline member for the 2013-14 men’s basketball season.

Feld had an outstanding first year with the Maccabees, leading the team and finishing high

Noam Hockey Off to the Championship!

The Noam Knights hockey team beat Moriah 4-1 on Monday night. It was an outstanding game all around and a great team win.

It was 2-1 at the end of the 2nd, but the Noam Knights hustled and netted 2 in the third. Charlie Bendheim had 2 goals, Akiva Wieder had 1, and Ari Soloman had a goal. Wieder, Sammy Weiss, Yehuda Saks, and ET Dubin were jumping in front of

Moriah 6th Grade Off To a Great Start

The Moriah sixth grade boys and Coach Dovey Forman have started the season with two impressive wins. The team has a 14-man roster: Jason Aranoff, Eitan Chasman, David Cohen, Jon Comet, Joseph Forman, Isaac Horowitz, Gaby Katz, Coby Kinzelberg, Daniel Leifer, Rafi Lewis, Aaron Lubat, Ethan Schechter, Dean Shein, and Evan Solomon.

Game number one was on

Yavneh 6th Grade Girls Off to a Perfect Start

The Yavneh 6th grade girls’ basketball team has had a very strong start to its season. Each game has been a real team effort with every player able to score and playing aggressive defense. I’m very proud at how hard the team works to play unselfishly. The girls have been able to make over 30 points each game on jump shots, put backs, and break-away

Frisch Runs With HASC

I keep finding that the best experiences in life, are those for which I prepare the least and which do not go according to plan. Last weekend a group of us from Frisch went to Florida to support Camp HASC in a road race. Only a day before we left, we didn’t think we were going and it ended up being one of the more meaningful and enjoyable weekends we have

JLBC Yasher Koach of the Week – Coach Jonathan Halpert

Yeshiva University announced that Dr. Jonathan Halpert, men’s basketball coach for the past 42 years, will conclude his service at the end of the 2013-14 season. Halpert, a graduate of Yeshiva University High School for Boys, Yeshiva College, and Ferkauf Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, took over the Maccabees roster in 1972 and is the