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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Sports

SAR Varsity Hockey Tops Frisch in OT

In an overtime thriller, SAR edged Frisch by a score of 3-2. Frisch scored the first goal minutes into the 1st period, but Azi Lavi responded with a goal of his own to tie it up. Early in the 2nd period, Jacob Ungar scored a power play goal to give SAR a 2-1 lead. Frisch responded with a fluke goal with 8:10 remaining

Gotham Burger Sportstars of the Week-Avi & Josh Winslow

The Jewish Link of Bergen County and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 6-year-old Avi and 5-year-old Josh Winslow as co-sportstars of the week. The Winslow brothers were standout players on the AIFL Flag football Seahawks team. In a league of kindergarten and 1st graders, team Seahawks were at a disadvantage

The Defending Champs Are Back

The Moriah 7th grade boys’ basketball team won its season opener versus RYNJ, 47-35, on Monday night, November 17th. Coming off of a big win against Solomon Schechter of Bergen County, RYNJ put up a strong fight against the YMSSA defending champs.

The game got off to a very slow start with the

YU Maccabees Tip Off New Season

On Sunday, November 16th, the Yeshiva University Men’s Basketball Maccabees started the 2014-15 season at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. If you are not up for the drive to our nation’s capital, most games are available via live video on the Maccabee’s website, yumacs.com.

This

MTA Varsity Basketball on Fire

Two weeks ago, the MTA Varsity Lions basketball team pulled off a great team win against Ramaz. Led by great big-man play by Josh Blumenthal and Ilan Steinmetz, who combined for 30 points, along with stellar defense from Gabi Bean and a couple of clutch threes from Willy Kluger, the Lions got their first victory of the season, 51-49, in

Teaneck 12U: Undefeated Season And Champions

As a cap to an unbelievable season, the 12U fall team has won their first championship after going undefeated for the entire season. Some games were closer than others and because of a beautiful fall season only one game had been rained out.

After going 7-0 in the regular season the 12U boys

Ma’ayanot JV Basketball Report

The Rapids JV Basketball Team had two strong games last week. On Monday night they topped local rival Frisch Cougars. Ma’ayanot came out with intensity and aggression to make up for the devastating 6-point loss to SAR the week before.

In the first half, freshman Jessie Orgel racked up 14, including

SAR Boys Basketball Sting the Kushner Cobras in Double Header

In the varsity home opener, SAR put on a show defeating Kushner by a score of 50-18.

SAR came out of the gate hot and never looked back. Josh Blustein led a strong first quarter charge with 11 points. SAR led at halftime 30-8. Simon Kofman came off the bench and ran the offense well contributing

SPORTS SCENES

Stingrays Topple the Fury

The Teaneck Stingrays Soccer Club achieved a tremendous milestone last week when the U12 Stingrays defeated Manhattan Soccer Club Fury 4-0 at Randall’s Island. With this win, our local team won the EDP Division 1 Championship–the highest level regional league that includes teams from New Jersey, New York and

Teaneck Under-8 Baseball All-Stars Fall in Championship Game to Rockland Elites

In a tense battle that showed just how far the Teaneck Under-8 All-Stars had advanced in their fall baseball league, our local team fell by a 4-1 score Sunday afternoon to the Rockland Elites in Congers, New York. Under sunny skies both teams featured stingy pitching and strong defense to determine the champion. Teaneck featured

Frisch Cougars Win 5th Place in Cooper Invitational

The first game on Sunday morning featured the #2 Frisch Cougars taking on the #8 RASG Warriors for 5th place in Tier I. In the first quarter, RASG got off to a fast start, forcing turnovers and taking an early 11-2 lead. Frisch, led by Mike Finkel’s five points, wouldn’t go away and stayed within striking distance. Morris