(Heichal sports) Heichal HaTorah’s varsity basketball team had a triumphant playoff win this past Sunday against Great Neck Synagogue, securing a spot in the championships this coming Sunday. A deft combination of teamwork, unselfish passing and solid blocking contributed to the team’s overall success, resulting in a 53 to 43 win. With only three losses in the season, Heichal Hornets earned the second seed in the league.
The Basketball League, known as TBL, is divided into two subdivisions, intermediate (ninth and 10th grade) and senior (11th and 12th). Thirteen teams participated and comprised schools and shuls throughout New York and New Jersey. Each team played 10 regular season games. Heichal looks forward to the league championship and wishes the opposing team much success.