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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Sports

Teaneck Baseball Organization Takes the Field

The clocks have been sprung forward; the temperature is finally above freezing. Day by day the landscape is looking like Bergen County and not the set of Disney’s Frozen. This means it’s time for Teaneck to take to the field and play ball

In Teaneck, one of the faces behind the scenes of the Teaneck Baseball Organization

Women’s Softball Team Debuts At YU

The Yeshiva University softball team made school history on Tuesday afternoon by playing its first varsity game in school history. The Maccabees were led by Teaneck natives Erin Potasnick, Merav Saden Barach and Kayla Applebaum.

Yeshiva made a statement from the outset that it is ready to play as Potasnick hit a two-run inside- the-park homerun in the

JV Girls Basketball Captures SAR’s First Championship of the Year

On March 12th, the SAR JV Girls Basketball traveled to TABC to take on Ma’ayanot in the Yeshiva League championship game.

The two teams were engaged in a defensive battle from the start and at the end of the first quarter SAR held onto a slim 8-6 lead.

In the second quarter, the Lady Sting showed why they were playing for a

Teaneck Junior Soccer League Wraps Successful Indoor Soccer Season

Teaneck Junior Soccer League (TJSL) announced that three of its indoor soccer travel teams completed successful seasons with appearances in league championship games.

Teaneck’s U10 Girls indoor soccer travel team finished their season with a 5-4 overtime loss to Demarest in Pascack Valley Indoor Soccer League’s (PVISL)

SPORTS SCENES

SAR Bests Ma’ayanot in JV Basketball Championship

The Ma’ayanot JV basketball team played its final game of 2013-2014 falling to the SAR Sting in the championship game held at TABC.

The game was a scoreless defensive battle until the middle of the first quarter, when the Rapids scored a layup to take the lead. Ma’ayanot remained in the lead for a few minutes until SAR scored a layup as well. The

Bruriah A Team: Another Solid Season

Bruriah ended its regular season in the A-League with a win against SAR. The Lightning’s 8-4 record earned them a home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs vs. Flatbush, a rematch of last season’s first-round playoffs, also at Bruriah. Last year Flatbush emerged as the victors, so the Lightning were determined to avenge the loss. That they did with a

The Streak Continues, Moriah 6th grade Basketball

Wow! What a great game for the 4-0 Moriah 6th grade boys’ basketball team. Every man on Moriah’s roster played well and helped defeat RYNJ, 57-30.

Moriah got rolling early with 6 points from Isaac Horowitz and 6 from Gaby Katz. Katz, finished with a double-double (14 points and 17 rebounds), and was followed by Ethan Schechter with 9 points. Yonah Hook led

Yasher Koach of the Week—CMEK 5th Grade Girls Team

The CMEK Girls 5th Grade team won the Bergen Travel League Championship in convincing fashion by defeating Westwood 34-21 in the final game of the season. The team, led by “The Fab Five”—Dani Rothschild (Noam), Nikki Ratner (Yavneh), Gabby Green (Moriah), Yakira Keiser (Noam) and Carly Sheinfeld (Noam)—also received a strong assist from Vanessa

SAR Sting Middle School Hockey Champions

The fact that SAR won the Boys Middle School Championship at Frisch last Monday was no surprise. However the manner in which they went about doing it was a first for the 13-0, undefeated Sting. SAR went 10 regular season games and two playoff contests entering the championship game without ever trailing and only once allowed three goals in a game. This time,

Ira Miller Named New Tennis Coach at Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University Department of Athletics & Recreation has announced the hiring of Ira Miller as head men’s tennis coach. Miller brings a wealth of tennis experience to the Maccabees, including over 22 years as an NCAA tennis head coach, and17 at the Division I level. His most recent position was at Fairleigh Dickinson University, a Division I program

TABC Soccer Defeats Local Rival In Season Opener

This past Sunday, TABC’s JV Soccer opened up its season against Frisch, a rematch of last year’s semi-final game won by TABC.

With a tentative start, both teams were tied at two goals. But as the quarter closed, TABC held a 5-2 lead. Maintaining offensive pressure and control, TABC blew the game open in the second quarter, leading 8-3 at the half and10-3 at