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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Sports

MGBL Minute

The MGBL boys high school league is known for competitive games. This week’s spotlight game takes us to Ben Porat Yosef where team MGBL played the Jewish Link of New Jersey team on Saturday night May 12. Team MGBL only had seven players available, but Eitan Pfeiffer, a junior at MTA, knew he must play hard and well for his team to

The Ice Hockey Hurricanes Continue to Dominate

The Hurricanes got off to a great start earlier this week as they took on the Kings in a Floyd Hall Arena Spring League Metro division matchup. The Hurricanes’ Chaim Cohen scored 27 seconds into the game. Eli Schiff then scored before Patrick Biernat scored for the Kings on an assist from Nicholas Polimeni. The Hurricanes then

MTA Baseball Lions Remain Undefeated

The MTA Lions Baseball Team continued their dominant season with wins against HAFTR on May 9, and Frisch on May 13. Going into the game against MTA, HAFTR had been undefeated. However, MTA pitchers Daniel Landa (‘19), who pitched 6 1/3 innings, and Coby Sorotzkin (‘19), who pitched the other 2/3 innings, shut down the HAFTR

SPORTS SCENES

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Tilly Chamberlain

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 15 year old Tilly Chamberlain as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls sophomore collected quite a bit of hardware in last month’s swim meet at YULA. She earned first place ribbons in the 200 IM, 100 butterfly, 50 butterfly and the

Yeshiva University Men’s Tennis Eliminated in Second Round of NCAA Tournament

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s tennis team concluded the 2017-18 season with a hard-fought loss in the second round of the NCAA Division III tournament to nationally-ranked No. 3 Bowdoin College, 5-0, on the Pickard Tennis Courts on Friday morning.

It was a very

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Yavneh Honors Gordon Family With Field and Scoreboard Dedication

On May 3, Lag B’Omer, Yavneh Academy’s student body and faculty congregated on the school’s newly renovated and magnificent ballfield for a special celebratory parade and dedication ceremony honoring Rebecca and memorializing Herb, 

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Teaneck Doghouse Mother’s Day Sportstar of the Year: Chani Teigman

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize fitness instructor extraordinaire Carol (Chani) Teigman as this year’s Mother’s Day Sportstar of the year. For the past 12 years, Teigman has taught a variety of group fitness classes including indoor spin, high intensity interval training, abs and core

Yeshiva University’s Joey Goffstein Invited to NCAA Career Sports Forum

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) Junior Joseph Goffstein, of the Yeshiva University baseball team, has been selected to participate in the 2018 NCAA Career in Sports Forum. Goffstein is the first Yeshiva University student ever selected to participate in this program, which will be held from May 31-June 3 at the NCAA national office in

Kushner Strikes Again in Track

This past Sunday, on May 6, the Kushner Cobra’s track team was truly unstoppable. They had an excellent performance at the yeshiva league’s third meet of the season hosted at Red Hook Track, in Brooklyn. Many of Kushner’s runners managed to finish their races in the top three showcasing an amazing meet.

MGBL Minute

This week’s spotlight game takes us to the Ma’ayanot High School gym, where teams Confie and The Jewish Link of New Jersey matched up for a motzei Shabbos game. Confie was coming off a close 59-55 victory over Lincoln Equities Group, and the Jewish Link squad were still savoring their come-from-behind