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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Sports

TABC Kicks Off Hockey Season with Double Victories

Torah Academy of Bergen County (TABC), proud of its successful and competitive hockey program, kicked off the hockey season in style. Last Thursday night, over 200 students and plenty of faculty as well stayed after school for dinner and a night of TABC hockey spirit. Donning their new Storm winter scarves, hundreds

Frisch Volleyball Tops the Bruriah Lightning

Last week, the Frisch Girls Varsity Volleyball team won a very hard-fought victory! The match, played on October 29th, was a home game against Bruriah High School.

For the first match of the season, Coach Adina Kwestel decided to play every single member of the team. Serve after serve

Teaneck Under-8 All-Stars Crush Rockland in Playoff Opener

Under weather conditions more fitting for an outdoor ice hockey game with accompanying penguins, the Teaneck Under-8 Baseball All-Stars defeated the Rockland Stars in their first round, single elimination playoff match on November 2 in Pomona, New York. The game took place at the Herb Reisman Recreation Center off Route 45 in Rockland

JV Lady Sting Start the Season Off With Two Big Wins

In the first game since a championship victory last year, the JV Lady Sting basketball team took on a Frisch team with strong aspirations for this season. The game started off slowly as it looked like it would be a defensive battle. Sophomore Helena Dweck supplied the offense in the 1st quarter with 5 points as the quarter ended with a 5-0

Bruriah Defeats Frisch in Girls Basketball Season Opener

In what had the intensity of a championship game, this season opener went down to the wire as Bruriah took its game on the road at Frisch. With the score 20-12 and about 2 minutes left in the 2nd, starter Nikki Bick picked up her 4th foul and sat out until the start of the 4th. The bench rotation of Shira Hagler, Nechama Maryles,

The Varsity Storm Open the Season With A Big Win

Last Wednesday night, the TABC Varsity Basketball team drove into MTA for its season opener. From the first tip the game was a struggle for the Storm as despite good ball movement, shots were simply not falling. However, the defensive pressure led by Captain Solo Shulman (’15) and Azi Fine (’15) kept them in the lead going into the

Frisch Hockey Defeats Longtime Nemesis DRS

Frisch showed up to play Thursday night as it beat DRS 3-2. This was the first victory by a Frisch team over DRS in seven years.

Odi Haramati scored all three goals and Alex Kershenbaum was stellar in net. Haramati now has a whopping eight goals in two games. Ari Gutenmacher, who has been a wall

Varsity Rapids Open With A Win

Last week Ma’ayanot had its first game of the season against Kushner. The first half was a seriesof back and forth baskets from both teams with a 1st quarter of 7-6, Kushner. Senior Forward Shoshana Marder had the first point at the line with a foul shot. The 2nd quarter sparked a run for the Rapids as it put away 20 points in 8 minutes.

The Israel Sports Center for the Disabled (ISCD) Comes to Teaneck

Almost 10 years ago the Shulman family was in search of a bar mitzvah project. They combined their love of Eretz Yisroel with their love of sports and found the Israel Sport Center for the Disabled. ISCD caters to wounded Chayalim as well as Israelis born with disabilities.

The center rehabs its

Ma’ayanot Volleyball

Last week, Ma’ayanot volleyball teams had their first games. The Varsity B Team played at Bruriah for a double header and came away with two wins from the match. Final Scores: 25-14 and 25-16. This was the school’s first time offering a varsity team in the B league, and first-year Coach Miriam Motechin was very proud of the effort and

The JV Rapids Start the Season Off Right

Thursday night the Rapids came out with speed, intensity, and aggression in its first JV basketball game vs. Westchester. Coach Keni and Coach Atara took their team to the championship last year, and although they didn’t come out with a win against SAR, they got a taste of victory and are hungry for more. The game ended with a

Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Charlie Simmons

The Jewish Link of Bergen County and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 8-year-old Charlie Simmons as this week’s Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week. Charlie is in the 3rd grade at The Moriah School and he plays for CMEK, MGBL, TBO and Ai Flag Football

Charlie who is your