Friday, February 28, 2020


Friendship Circle Sports League Kicks Off With a Bounce!

Valley Chabad’s Friendship Circle was excited to launch its 2015 winter season Sports League for children and teens with special needs on Sunday, January 25th with over 50 participants and volunteers.

The Sports League, now beginning its 8th

Yeshiva University Men’s Volleyball: Redux

After an undefeated season in HVIAC play, which ended with a sweep over St. Joseph’s-Brooklyn in the championship round, the Maccabees expect to be highly competitive once again in the league, while continuing to work toward upping their rank in the ultra-competitive Skyline Conference.

MTA Varsity Hockey Team Improves to 8-4

On January 28th, the Varsity Hockey Lions began the second half of their season with a game against JEC. The contest promised to be interesting because it was held just three days after a majority of the team members had run in the Miami Half Marathon, raising significant money for Chai Lifeline. It was also MTA Senior

Sports Scenes

Bergen County Students Work in New Orleans for Habitat

Taking 10 teenagers to New Orleans for New Year’s may not seem like the best idea, but for New Jersey NCSY and Bergen County High School for Jewish Studies, a local Sunday school program for public school students, it was the perfect way to spend winter break.

“It was a great opportunity to

Kushner Wrestlers Keep on Winning in North Bergen Tournament

Livingston—Kushner’s first-year wrestlers competed in the North Bergen Frosh Wrestling Tournament last Sunday. Though the flu took its toll on the team’s numbers, cutting them in half, the four boys that attended represented Kushner well. Wrestling at a tournament comprised of both public and prep school teams, whose

Team Yachad: A Chesed Run

Team Yachad participated in the Miami marathon and half marathon this past Sunday. More than 220 runners, with more than 40 of them coming from Bergen County, took to the streets of Miami representing Yachad as they all crossed the finish line. Team Yachad runs in endurance races to raise money for Yachad, the national Jewish

Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Michael Rubin

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 17-year-old Frisch Defenseman Michael Rubin as this week’s Sportstar of the week.

Rubin is having a terrific season for the 4-4 Varsity Cougars. When asked about Rubin, Coach Aaron Shlagbaum told the

NY Rangers Assist Will Host Celebration at The John T. Wright Arena

Friends of the John T. Wright Arena and the City of Englewood are pleased to announce that the New York Rangers and Chase will host a celebration for John T. Wright Arena youth hockey on Thursday, February 5th at the Arena. The festivities are scheduled to begin at 5 p.m.

The event will include a variety

7th Grade Knights Keep On Winning

The 7th Grade Noam Knight went into winter break with two big road wins. On January 6th the Knights played their first game in YNJs new gym. It was a hard fought and physical game, but the Knights persevered and came away with an impressive 56-32 victory. Yoni Mann was sensational, offensively and defensively, and scored 8 points. Billy Krause and Sam Bendheim led the


Yeshiva High School Hockey Playoff Preview

With Winter Break behind us, there is less than a month till the beginning of the 2014-2015 MYHSHL Playoffs. Despite the proximity to the post-season, there is still much up in the air as relates to the JV and Varsity West. Here is a comprehensive look at what can happen for each team still in the hunt for the