Wow! What a great game for the 4-0 Moriah 6th grade boys’ basketball team. Every man on Moriah’s roster played well and helped defeat RYNJ, 57-30.
Moriah got rolling early with 6 points from Isaac Horowitz and 6 from Gaby Katz. Katz, finished with a double-double (14 points and 17 rebounds), and was followed by Ethan Schechter with 9 points. Yonah Hook led RYNJ with 11 points, however, Moriah’s defense was too dominant for RYNJ to handle with 15 steals, 7 blocked shots, and 6 forced jump balls. At half time, the Moriah leding 36-14.
In the second half Moriah had 44 total rebounds, 21 of them offensive. With this magnificent game, will Moriah be ready to take on their rivals, Yavneh, on March 25? Stay tuned . . .
By Zach Horowitz