Tuesday, May 26, 2020

(Courtesy of MVP) Hoping you and your family are safe and well. Youth basketball is alive and swishing! On Sunday May 3, MVP Basketball Camps hosted the Boys 2020 All Stars Zoom Hot Shot Challenge. The day featured All Stars as selected by their respective coaches from yeshivas throughout the New York/New Jersey Metro Area.

The unique and interactive event featured players shooting hoops in their backyards and driveway baskets in Monsey, Brooklyn, Highland Park, North Woodmere, Deal, West Hempstead, Jamaica Estates, Teaneck, Cedarhurst, New Rochelle, New Milford, Woodmere, White Plains, Englewood, Great Neck, Plainview, Allenhurst, Scarsdale and Oceanside. Throughout the day, the All Stars, from grades six through high school competed in the Hot Shot Challenge while they also interacted with their friends from other schools.

Congratulations to all the All Stars as well as to the MVP All Star Champions: sixth grade Nathan Neufeld, Yeshivat He’Atid; seventh grade Joshua Chabbot, Magen David Yeshiva; eighth grade Isaac Cooper, Yeshivah of Flatbush; high school Akiva Schanzer, SAR Academy. Special thanks to all the parents and family members who served not only as cheerleaders but as camerapersons to keep the Zoom focus on their sons. Based on the feedback, it was a positive slam dunk experience for all.

MVP 12th Annual Yeshiva League Girls All Star Day

Following the momentum of the Boys All Star Challenge, there is another spark on the horizon. On Sunday, May 10, MVP will once again sponsor the annual Yeshiva League Girls Basketball All Star Day. This year…on Zoom!

For the past 11 years, MVP All Star Day has been a highlight for girl basketball players from all Yeshiva Leagues throughout the New York and New Jersey Metro area. The players, selected by their respective coaches, participate in five All Star games: sixth, seventh and eighth grades, high school junior varsity and high school varsity.

This year, due to the current situation, MVP will host an innovative Girls All Star Day Competition featuring the 2020 All Stars (by grade) who have been invited to participate in a Live Hot Shot Challenge via Zoom.

We would like to acknowledge this year’s Girl All Stars as selected by their respective coaches.

Sixth grade:

Joyce Betesh, YOF; Esther Haddad, YOF; Lilli Hanan, YOF; Sophia Hajibai, NSHA; Rebecca Rabanipour, NSHA; Eve Gelberg, NSHA; Dina Levian, YHT; Yasmine Siouni, YHT; Yael Paikin, YHT; Esther Kroub, YOF; Alexa Jacubowitz, HAFTR; Olive Weinrib, HAFTR; Leah Kammerman, HAFTR; Olivia Levy, HAFTR; Sarah Silver, Yavneh, Liana Kahan, Yavneh; Gabriella Adler, Yavneh.

Seventh grade:

Alana Rubensohn, HANC; Addison Floumanhaft, HANC; Leora Peyser, HANC; Lynn Dweck, YOF; Colette Chehova, YOF; Julia Beyda, YOF; Ava Benkel, Moriah; Maya Best, Moriah; Naomi Wild, Moriah; Sophie Cohen, WDS; Marni Siegel, WDS; Jordyn Singer, WDS; Leila Sakhai, Ramaz; Grace Kollander, Ramaz; Lindsey Feit, Ramaz; Leora Blechner, SAR; Tali Zelkowitz, SAR; Kelli Hala, ASHAR; Atara Friedman, ASHAR; Daphna Steinmetz, HAFTR; Megan Scharf, HAFTR; Jordana Greenberg, HALB; Julia Berry, HALB; Ruth Cohen, MDS; Sima Rosenthal, MDS; Sophie Baum, JKHA; Emily Tennenberg, JKHA; Mia Bloomberg, JKHA; Alexa Hajibay, NSHA; Shirel Kashimallak, NSHA; Rebecca Golyan, NSHA.

Eighth Grade:

Samantha Burger, HANC; Gitty Kahn, HANC; Shira Oppenheim, HANC; Hadar Ohring, Moriah; Kayla Yahalom, Moriah; Sarah Shein, Moriah; Illiana Mann, WDS; Evie Rosenfeld, WDS; Clara Rosen, SAR; Lily Wurzburger, SAR; Jackie Carter, ASHAR; Abbi Kammerman, HAFTR; Stephanie Marcus, HAFTR; Bailey Levine, HAFTR; Emily Gorbacz, HAFTR; Renee Franco, YOF; Jennifer Oved, YOF; Mazie Zalta, YOF; Meghan Gottfried, HALB; Kayla Goldberg, HALB; Chloe Dershowitz, HALB; Lois Rifkin, NSHA; Jacqueline Kalaty, NSHA; Zoe Simchayoff, NSHA, Emma Salomon, MDS; Maya Epstein, MDS; Ahuva Aryeh, MDS; Laura Nagler, YHT; Tehilla Livi, YHT; Samantha Pruzansky, He’Atid; Gabby Greenberg, He’Atid; Sandy Cohen, Barkai; Norma Chaznoff, Barkai; Paulette Saada, Barkai; Rebecca Commer, JKHA; Emma Degen, JKHA; Aliza Teitelbaum, JKHA; Grace Cohen, Ramaz; Claire Landy, Ramaz; Rae Kaplan, Ramaz; Molly Hiltzik, Ramaz.

High School JV:

Adina Zahtz, Naaleh; Shana Summers, Naaleh; Sari Tager, Naaleh; Coral Levy, HANC; Naomi Zimmerman, HANC; Grace Herschberg, HANC; Lila Ellman, Ramaz; Eliza Binstock, Ramaz; Chloe Gad, Ramaz; Danielle Abelson, YUHSG; Natalie Baturov, YUHSG; Rachel Konig, YUHSG; Lily Leventhal, NSHA; Ashley Cohen, NSHA; Jennifer Katz, NSHA; Esther Mizrachi, YOF; Lynn Franco, YOF; Alexa Greenstein, YOF; Emily Lieberman, Frisch; Sydney Weinblut, Frisch; Hannah Schacter, Frisch; Eliana Glick, Bruriah; Sheffah Greenspan, Bruriah; Ayelet Mendeles, Bruriah.

High School Varsity:

Michal Meisels, Ma’ayanot; Ariella Vogel, Ma’ayanot; Adina Pearlman, Ma’ayanot; Hannah Teitelbaum, JKHA; Alexis Sohne, JKHA; Sarah Getraer, JKHA; Sonia Leventhal, NSHA; Bailey Goldschmidt, NSHA; Ariella Hajibay, NSHA; Simone Amkraut, YOF; Marcy Ashear, YOF; Lorraine Levy, YOF; Stephanie Ross, YUHSG; Diana Gavrielov, YUHSG; Sarah Oppenheim, YUHSG; Miriam Reitano, HANC; Chani Zahler, HANC; Kayla Goldstein, Bruriah; Atara Jachter, Bruriah; Tehila Hyman, Bruriah.

This event is sponsored by MVP Basketball Camps. Now entering its 12th successful year, MVP Girls Basketball Camp is the premier Orthodox Jewish girls basketball camp taking place in the magnificent setting in Camp Seneca Lake at the end of the summer (8/23-8/27). For more information please contact Carol and Judah Rhine [email protected], or visit www.themvpcamps.com  to register.

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