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YU Roller Hockey Team Rolls On to Division 2 After Winning First Season

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There was great joy and jubilation this summer in Washington Heights when YU’s Roller Hockey team was notified by the Eastern Conference of the National Collegiate Roller Hockey Association (NCRHA) that after one year in the league they would be moving up from Division 4 to Division 2. Their stellar playing led them to a...

Register for Bronx Basketball Academy

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It is the final week to register for Bronx Basketball Academy, a new and unique youth basketball development program for third- to sixth-grade boys and third- and fourth-grade girls. Sessions will take place on Sunday mornings and afternoons at SAR Academy in Riverdale. Registration is limited to 32 kids per age group and closes September 30. The program tipsoff October 16 and runs through December 19.

Register at www.saracademy.org/bronxbasketball.  For questions, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Team Israel Victorious in Final Qualifier of 2017 World Baseball Classic

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On Thursday night, Israel took the field at Brooklyn’s MCU Park, against Great Britain in front of almost 4,000 fans. Former MLB Star Jason Marquis took the hill for Israel. In the top of the 2nd, he gave up a hit to Champ Stuart of the New York Mets., Todd Isaacs singled two batters later to make it 1-0.

Britain’s lead was short-lived, as Cody Decker led off with a double. Josh Satin, a former Met, grounded out, moving Decker to 3rd. Rhett Wiseman hit the ball to 1B Jordan Serena who fired home, but not quick enough, scoring Decker.

With Josh Zeid of the Mets pitching, Stuart led off the 7th with a double and took 3rd on a wild pitch. Isaacs hit a sacrifice fly two batters later...

YU Women’s Tennis Team Remains Undefeated

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The Yeshiva University women’s tennis team narrowly defeated the Sage Colleges, 5-4, in a Skyline Conference contest at Queens College on Sunday afternoon. The Maccabees remain undefeated at 8-0 overall and 5-0 in the Skyline.

Leading the way for Yeshiva was junior Shani Hava, who won both her number one flights. She earned a win at #1 singles, 6-0, 6-1, and teamed up with sophomore Rebecca Packer to win at #1 doubles, 8-1. Packer claimed her #4 singles flight, 6-4, 6-3.

Senior Lindsay Frucher cruised to a win in the sixth singles position, 6-1, 6-0 and teamed up with junior Adele Lerner to win at #3 doubles, 8-2.

Last week, the team earned a convincing Skyline Conference win over...

YU Cross Country Teams Perform Well at Recent Invitationals

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BRONX, N.Y.—The Yeshiva University cross country teams competed in the York College Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park on Sunday. The women’s team earned bronze, with 140 points, while the men’s team finished fourth overall with 137 points.

Leading the way for the women’s team was senior Lyndsey Pere, who finished seventh overall, and second among Skyline Conference runners, with a time of 25:51.9. Classmate Alexandra Zimmer was the 26th runner to cross the finish line in the 6k race, at the 28:31.0 mark. Senior Miriam Einhorn finished in 40th place, completing the race in 29:28.4, while junior Yael Jakobov and senior Shoshana Mond each finished 45th (29:39.0) and 48th...

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