Thursday, October 19, 2017

Sports

YU Men’s Golf Knocks Off Old Westbury for Second Straight Win

(yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University men’s golf team earned a victory over Old Westbury, 334-356, at the Pelham Bay Golf Course last week. The Maccabees now start the season 2-0.

YU Women’s Tennis Dominates Mount Saint Mary

(yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University women’s tennis team earned a Skyline win over Mount Saint Mary College, 9-0, on the Mount Saint Mary tennis courts last week. Yeshiva bumps its record to 4-1

Yeshiva University Women’s Volleyball Drops Back-And-Forth Affair to Lehman College

(yumacs.com) Senior middle blocker Gavriela Colton led the Maccabees’ (1-6) attack with five kills, while senior setter Esther Alexander had a team-high 13 assists. Classmate Ilana Leggiere anchored the defense with seven

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Adira Orbach

The Jewish Link and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 15-year-old Adira Orbach as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The Salanter Akiba Riverdale (SAR) rising junior will be starting her third season as a member of the varsity Sting basketball team. Her

New Rochelle’s Gerald Cohen to Run Marathon for Adam

Adam Krief was a rockstar in his own right. The Los Angeles-based father of three, who succumbed to a rare form of cancer at the age of 32, spearheaded a worldwide movement within the Jewish, but particularly Sephardic Jewish, community to encourage others with similar heritage to get swabbed to find out their eligibility as a bone

SAR Girls Softball Wraps Up Great Season

Annual Lincoln Park Jewish Center Father’s Day Basketball Tournament Benefits Autism Research

Fathers competed against their sons at the 10th annual Lucy Eisler Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, played on Father’s Day on the courts of the Lincoln Park Jewish Center on Central Park Avenue in Yonkers. Mike Mathews, known to his teammates as “Big Mike,” is a former power forward and center

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft and NFL Hall of Famers Visit Israeli Air Force Base

Rehovot, Israel – New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft visited the Israeli Air Force (IAF)’s Tel Nof air base yesterday with a delegation of 18 American National Football League (NFL) Hall of Famers to show their support for the brave soldiers of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). The visit was organized by Friends of the

Play Ball With (or Against) Your Father on Father’s Day

Sunday, June 18, is Father’s Day, and a great day to compete with your father at the 10th Annual Lucy Eisler Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. Balls hit the backboards at the Lincoln Park Jewish Center’s basketball court on Father’s Day starting at 9:30 a.m. LPJC members Nathan and

South Riverdale Little Leagues Unite Community in All-Star Baseball Game

On Sunday, May 28, the South Riverdale Little League and Riverdale Jewish Center’s Kosher Little League joined together for an all-star community baseball game.

Three players from each SRLL minor league team (ages seven-ten) and three players from

MTA Tennis Lions Close Season With Win Over Frisch

The MTA Tennis Lions took the court on Thursday night at the Althea Gibson Tennis Center in Newark, New Jersey, hoping to end their season on a high note with a win over Frisch. MTA grabbed the early lead thanks to a dominant performance from #1 singles star Josh Zyskind (‘17), who with a relentless dose of blistering serves and

MVP 2017 Ninth Annual Girls All Star Day Is Smashing Success

On Sunday, April 30, MVP Basketball hosted its ninth annual Girls All Star Day at SAR High School in Riverdale. The daylong program featured over 100 players from yeshivas from all leagues throughout the New York and New Jersey metro area, including Bergen County, as selected by their respective coaches.  There were four all star

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