jlink
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Sports

Kushner and Frisch Crowned Hockey Champions on Record-Breaking Sunday

On a Sunday that saw 10 periods of hockey played, the Metropolitan Yeshiva High School Athletic League crowned its 2019 JV and varsity hockey champions. Lawrence Middle School on Long Island, once again, became the focal point of the yeshiva sports world as, for the first time since 2016, four different schools competed to bring

Ma’ayanot, Frisch Split Volleyball Championships

This season’s MYHSAL girls volleyball championships featured a doubleheader of Ma’ayanot vs. Frisch. Both the junior varsity and varsity finalists were the Rapids and Cougars, respectively. So the two schools met on neutral ground (SAR High School in Riverdale) in front of an overflow crowd in the hundreds for a night

RYNJ Jaguars Are Back to Back Haymish Champions

The RYNJ Jaguars completed a perfect undefeated season defeating the Kushner Cobras 3-0 at a packed TABC gym. The Jaguars defended the title they won almost exactly one year ago. Both teams received great support from their family, students, administration and alumni.

After a scoreless first

JEC High School Hires New Coaches

JEC is excited to introduce two new amazing head coaches for the upcoming spring season. This year, the JEC baseball Thunder will be coached by Jonathan Gardner. Originally from East Brunswick, Gardner learned in Yeshivat Torat Shraga and majored in biology in Yeshiva University. A three year veteran pitcher (and captain)

TABC Storms Back to Third JV Basketball Championship Game in a Row

The TABC Storm JV basketball team is headed back to the championship for the third year in a row! The Storm avenged an earlier regular season loss to SAR and knocked the Sting off 53-34 to advance to the championship game at YU this Sunday against Magen David. The Storm’s trademark full court press has continued to give their

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Shea Cornick

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 17-year-old Shea Cornick as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Rav Teitz Mesivta Academy (RTMA/JEC High School) senior served as the RTMA Thunder varsity hockey team’s assistant captain this past season and was one of the driving forces

RKYHS Chess Team Continues Undefeated Season

Congratulations to the RKYHS chess team on continuing their winning season with their victory over Ma’ayanot, defeating their opponents in all their matches. The RKYHS chess team remains undefeated.

SPORTS SCENES

Frisch Hockey Completes Undefeated Season on Way to Winning Championship

Last March, the Frisch varsity hockey team left Lawrence Middle School disappointed after a miraculous playoff run. The team finished the regular season 9-4-1 placing them at the fourth seed in the Western Conference. On their path to the championship, Frisch had upset both the Eastern conference first seed DRS Wildcats in the

Yeshivat Frisch Sophomore Introduces Project R.S.P.C.T.

(Courtesy of Project R.S.P.C.T.) From 12-2 on Sunday March 3, Yeshivat Frisch will host the inaugural event for Project R.S.P.C.T. (Recreational Sports Promoting Cultural Tolerance), a sports based program focused on building cultural bridges

Jump Into Shape Starts Father-Son Beginner Program

(Courtesy of Jump Into Shape) Jump Into Shape, one of Bergen County’s men’s fitness programs, has started its first father-son beginner classes in Bergenfield. The class takes place on Sundays, from February 24 to March 31, at Congregation Beth Abraham at 7:00 p.m.

The six-session beginner

SPORTS SCENES