Thursday, February 20, 2020



YU Announces the Hiring of Erica Lemm as Assistant Director of Athletics

Yeshiva University’s De­partment of Athletics has announced the hiring of Er­ica Lemm as Assistant Di­rector of Athletics. Lemm, whose appointment com­menced on August 11, will be responsible for the com­pliance and day-to-day op­erations of YU’s seven wom­en’s varsity sports and will oversee the recreation and intramural opportunities for the

CHAMPIONS! Teaneck TBO 8U Wins It All!

As the dust settled on a two-month long season, Teaneck Baseball Organization 8U team secured the elusive Paramus Tournament Championship. The road was difficult as TBO played the entire 12-game schedule and 3-playoff games to cement their place as the first champion of the long summer tournament. TBO won 14 games and lost just one over the entire summer and


TBO 8U Champions

Teaneck TBO 8U Summer Finishes First

Baseball season didn’t end in the spring for a group of determined and committed Teaneck boys playing summer travel baseball in the 8U division. The near daily practices and games for the past six weeks have resulted in an amazing 11-1 record in the Paramus Summer Tournament and a first-place team finish in the regular season. The condensed schedule and more

The Bees are Buzzing....

After this past Sunday’s thrilling come from be­hind victory, the Killer B’z of the CBY Men’s Club Softball League have moved into a tie for first place in their division at 9-2. The team is led by captain and mortgage expert Michael Graber, pitching ace Jacky “Action Jackson” Fleischman, all-star shortstop Jon Neiss, top league LF Yoni

Englewood Hospital Hosts Basketball Face-Off

The Center for Spinal Disorders (CSD) and Dr. Jonathan Lewin sponsored an “NBA Worthy” Basketball Face-Off. The event included staff and administra­tors from North Shore Hospital and En­glewood Hospital, and top players from the community. They squared off at City Sports on 4, New Jersey’s Premiere Sports Complex located in

Q & A with Josh Pransky from YU Athletics

JLBC – Thanks for taking the time to talk with us about YU Athletics. What is it that you do for the department?

YU – Thank you for having me here, I’m excited to talk about our student athletes. I wear multiple hats but essentially I coor­dinate our recruiting efforts and our athlet­ic alumni relationships. I’m also the Men’s Soccer

Mesorah Olympics 2014

Starting this Tuesday evening, Camp Mesorah turned into a full-fledged Olympic Village for two days. The all-around fun was highlighted by exemplary team spirit and sportsmanship.

During the opening ceremonies, division heads led a torch-lit ceremony and announced team captains. The campers were then divided into four teams and given bandanas for their

IAIGC World Championships

Gymnastics is a sport that requires hours of practice, but yields great achievements. The practice required is intense and tiring, yet any gymnast would agree that the sport is well worth the effort because the joy of flying through the air at a competition is indescribable.

One of the girls’ gymnastics teams at the United States Gymnastics

TBO 8U Summer Travel Team Off to a Great Start

The summer travel baseball season is in full swing and TBO’s 8U team has started very strong with a 5-0 record. Led by travel veterans Jack Ruditzky, Joshua Markovitz, Liev Wolin, Judah Vogel, and Jordy Sheinfeld, the team has beaten Ramsey, Paramus Vortelone, Glen Rock, and two teams from Teaneck Southern.

There are definitely some tough tests in the