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Sunday, January 20, 2019

Sports

Ma’ayanot Volleyball Continues Winning Streak

(By Barry Schechter) The Ma’ayanot Rapids defeated the Kushner Cobras in three straight sets at home on November 6. The win extended the Rapids’ undefeated streak to 3-0, having defeated the Cobras in Livingston and the Frisch Cobras at home last month. Next up, Ma’ayanot travels to Frisch for a rematch in their long-standing

TABC Varsity Basketball Enjoys Two Consecutive Wins

On Thursday night Nov. 8, the TABC Storm basketball team went on the road and defeated the DRS Wildcats 38-37. It was a must-win game for the Storm after a rough start to the season and they responded with ferocious defense right from the opening tip. Many of the TABC fans made the long trip to the Five Towns, cheering as the Storm

MTA JV Basketball Lions’ Winning Streak Continues

The MTA JV basketball Lions took on MAOR at the Max on Sunday. Led by the starting five— Yosef Zakon (‘21), Azi Goldberg (‘21), Shua Alexander (‘22), Dani Wolk (‘22) and Tani Engel (‘21)—the MTA Lions kept destroying the MAOR Mavericks on both offense and defense. In the first half, center Tani Engel kept picking up

Back to Back Marathons

“You’ve done some crazy things, but two marathons in eight days? I think you have finally lost your mind.”

That was my wife’s reaction when I told her last year of my plan.

(This was planned? You have lost your mind.)

MGBL Minute

As the girls season heads into its final week of regular season play there were some terrific games last weekend. At Yavneh, the undermanned Mighty Macs led by Eliana Menasha’s 14 points pulled out a tie with Tilem Associates (paced by Liat Furere’s 11 point game). Sharing

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Zach Mizrahi

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 12-year-old Zach Mizrahi as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The seventh grader at Yeshivat He’Atid was a key contributor on Team Peru of the Teaneck Junior Soccer League. Mizrahi and his team finished their almost perfect season undefeated at

Yeshiva Ice Hockey Kicks Off Second Season

As you entered the ice rink at Mackay Park early Sunday evening, the posted schedule board said it all:

“Ramaz/Monsey 5:00, Frisch 6:45, TABC 8:45.”

From 5:00 p.m. to almost 10:00 p.m., the ice was being occupied by yeshiva high school players

Kushner Boys Varsity Basketball Defeats MTA

On Motzei Shabbat, the Kushner Cobras varsity basketball team traveled to Yeshiva University’s Max Stern Athletic Center to face the MTA Lions.

Kushner opened the game with a Nadav Twizer 3 pointer which would be the first of his game high 21 points. After Kushner jumped out to a 9-2 lead, the

Kushner Cross Country Excels Once Again

The Kushner Cobras cross country team pushed itself to do better than ever before at the yeshiva league championship meet on Sunday, November 11 at Van Cortlandt Park.

Two years ago, Kushner didn’t have a team. This year, the boys team finished in third place, and was only five points removed

MTA Varsity Hockey Lions Defend the Den With a Win Against RTMA

On Wednesday night, November 7, the MTA varsity hockey Lions took on the RTMA Thunder in the Lions’ den. Face off was dropped and the game began. The Lions were battling and no goals were scored in the first period. Around five minutes into the second period, RTMA scored, bringing the score to 1-0. RTMA called a time out and MTA

SAR HS Girls Cross Country Wins Championship Racea

This past Sunday, yeshiva league held its cross country running season championships at Van Cortlandt Park in Riverdale. The league, which now boasts nine cross country teams with over 80 participants, saw runners take to the 5k course like never before, with more races, runners and personal records (PRs) under their belts.

MTA JV Lions Win Big Against RTMA Thunder

The MTA JV basketball Lions traveled to Elizabeth to take on the RTMA Thunder on Sunday, October 4. The JV Lions got off to a hot start early in the game, connecting on several baskets by guards Yosef Zakon (‘21) and Shua Alexander (‘22). On the defensive end, the Lions contained RTMA’s all-star caliber center with a great