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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Sports

Yeshiva University Men’s Soccer Earns Shutout Win in Season Opener

(Yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s soccer team kicked off the 2017 season by earning a victory over the College of Saint Elizabeth, 2-0, out in New Jersey on Friday afternoon.

Freshman midfielder Alberto Benhamu was the difference maker for the Maccabees (1-0), netting two goals in the

Ironman Lake Placid 2017: The Race Day Experience

Part 1

Sometimes, just surviving is itself a victory.

With all the training I did, I was hoping to break last year’s record of 15:39:10, but Ironman Lake Placid did not go as planned.

Chevra Youth Lacrosse Partners With Ace Academy to Bring Lacrosse to Community Youth

Chevra Youth Lacrosse is excited to partner with Ace Academy, a 501(c) 3 non profit organization. This partnership will benefit young athletes in the community by ensuring they have the best coaching and instruction possible as Chevra Lacrosse continues to grow in the Jewish community of New Jersey.

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Gabriella Herrmann

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 13-year-old Gabriella Herrmann as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. Herrmann will be starting eighth grade at The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey next week. Earlier this month she captured first place in her age group at the Camp

Marty Craft Named Head Coach of YU Baseball

Yeshiva University Director of Athletics, Joe Bednarsh, announced the hiring of Marty Craft as the Head Coach of the YU baseball team on Monday. Craft will look to build the baseball program into a contender in the Skyline Conference.

“I am grateful to Mr. Bednarsh and his Athletics Staff for

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Abie Jacoby

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 10-year-old Abie Jacoby as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. Jacoby, a rising 3rd grader at The Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey, just finished off another solid week at camp Malchus, including a clutch buzzer beater to win a big game for his

FDU Men’s Basketball Coach Speaks to FDU Yeshiva Program

Fairleigh Dickinson University Men’s Basketball Coach Herenda spoke to Prof. Ira Jaskoll’s class of students in the FDU Yeshiva Program. Coach Herenda, an excellent motivational speaker, encouraged the students to pursue their career goals and aspirations with a passion and conviction and to never give up. He described his

CMEK Expands to Jewish Center and Heichal HaTorah

CMEK, the Bergen County sports program that provides youngsters with the skills needed in a variety of sports including basketball, volleyball, dodgeball and a host of others, will be expanding its programs to the Jewish Center of Teaneck (JCOT) as well as to Heichal HaTorah, the boys yeshiva high school housed at

Marc Zharnest Promoted to Head Coach of Women’s Soccer Team

(yumacs.com) Yeshiva University Director of Athletics, Joe Bednarsh, has announced the promotion of Marc Zharnest to Head Coach of the YU women’s soccer team. Zharnest previously served the team as an Assistant Coach. J.J. Davidson and Ansara Persad will join his staff as Assistant Coaches.

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Jacob Karoly

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 9 year old Jacob Karoly as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Yeshivat Noam rising fourth grader lives in Teaneck and currently plays in the AIFL. He is also a terrific hockey player. Jacob’s sports role model is Stephen Curry because he is

Terror Survivor Signs Deal to Play Basketball in German League

(Andrew Friedman/TPS) Israeli wheelchair basketball player Asael Shabo has signed with Hamburg, of Germany’s wheelchair basketball league Rollstuhlbasketball-Bundesliga (RBBL).

Shabo, 24, lost his right leg following a terror attack at his home in Itamar in 2002. His mother and three

AIFL Fifth Season to Begin September 10

The American Instructional Football League, the Bergen County Flag Football League, will kick off its fifth fall season on Sunday, September 10, at the football complex at Overpeck Park in Palisades Park. Executive Director Jeff Boucher is ready to roll with another outstanding fall campaign as BCFL appears once again set to