Friday, February 23, 2018


Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Gabi Goldberg

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 17-year-old Gabi Goldberg as this week Sportstar of the Week. The Bruriah High School senior is a key contributor on the Lightning varsity basketball team. Bruriah’s athletic director Susan Rifkin told the JLNJ, “Gabi Goldberg is a positive

JEC Thunder JV Beats SAR Sting in Double Overtime

Coming hard on the heels of a stunning overtime win over a TABC Storm JV by a 47-46 score on January 3, the JEC Thunder JV took on the SAR Sting at JEC on a crisp Monday night on January 8, before a full house of an estimated 300 fans. SAR and JEC were competing for the first round bye in the West Division, and the game had the

Bombogenesis Did Not Keep This Ironman From His Training

Ironman David Roher braved the elements during last week’s storm, running 10 miles in preparation for the Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon in June.


BPY JH Basketball Is Victorious Over ASHAR

Ben Porat Yosef boys and girls junior high basketball teams both emerged as champions against ASHAR on Thursday, December 28 in two very exciting and nail-biting games. 

The girls’ final score was 26-21, and the boys’ final score was 39-24.


HAFTR Wins Emunah Rubenstein Memorial Tournament in Impressive Fashion

A couple of weeks ago the local yeshiva junior varsity world experienced the annual excitement that is the Rabbi Jacob and Deborah Rubenstein, z”l, Emunah of America Junior Varsity Basketball Memorial Tournament. Played over a week-long period, from December 4 to December 10, 2017, at high

JEC JV Thunder Hockey Roll On

On Tuesday night, the JEC JV Thunder hockey team entered the Lions’ den for an important divisional matchup.

It was MTA that got on the board first three minutes into the second period when a centering pass took an unfortunate carom off the leg of sophomore defenseman Ben-Zion Kapustin to beat an

MGBL Minute

The much anticipated ninth season of MGBL boys basketball kicks off this weekend with games in many of the local yeshivot.  All participants will be getting MGBL signature slides and the updated MGBL  kippot. MGBL would like to give a shout out and thank you to our corporate sponsor Shmuel Shayowitz, President and Chief Lending Officer at

Metropolitan Yeshiva High School Athletic League MYHSAL  

Boys Varsity Basketball Standings

Western Division




Winning Percentage

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Samantha Horowitz

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 15 year old Samantha Horowitz as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Salanter Akiba Riverdale High School sophomore, has been a starter on the SAR varsity basketball team since freshman year. She is the team’s leader in rebounds and blocked

Nicole Bick Named Inaugural Yeshiva University Female Student-Athlete of the Week

Kushner Lady Cobras Complete Season Sweep Over Bruriah

(courtesy of kushnercobras.com) The Kushner Cobra girls completed the season sweep over Bruriah by winning the best of five match in four games. This match was made closer than it needed to be as the Kushner gals “spotted” the Bruriah crew by missing eight more serves than Bruriah. The Cobras secured the match win with

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Zev Kinderlehrer

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 16-year-old Zev Kinderlehrer as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Teaneck High School 11th grader has been enjoying the gym program at Yachad’s Mendel Balk Community Center at Heichal HaTorah—Jewish Center of Teaneck. While he