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Friday, June 05, 2020

Sports

The Jewish Link Sportstar of the Week: Shifra Prager

The Jewish Link would like to recognize 13-year-old Shifra Prager as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The eighth grade student at Yeshivat Noam, was a key contributor on the 10-1 Noam Knights girls basketball team that had its season cut short hours before their semifinal game at Ramaz. Prager has not let quarantine time mess

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MTA Sports Management Club Hosts Q&A With Alum and LA Dodgers President Stan Kasten

On Tuesday, May 5, MTA’s Sports Management Club hosted a Q&A session with alum Stan Kasten (‘69). Former president of the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals, Kasten is currently the president and part-owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Long involved in Atlanta professional sports, he also served as general

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The Jewish Link Sportstar of the Week: Shira Gold

The Jewish Link would like to recognize 10-year-old Shira Goldas this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The fifth grade student at RYNJ is a talented gymnast who competed in Level 3 in the Garden State Winter Invitational sponsored by the Jewish Gymnastics League on Sunday February 9, in Boonton, NJ. Shira earned a 9.1 on her balance

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MVP 2020 Girls All Stars Shine

(Courtesy of MVP) Hoping you and your family are safe and well. What better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than with the MVP Girls All Star Zoom Hot Shot Challenge! On Sunday May 10, MVP Basketball Camps hosted the competition featuring All Stars as selected by their respective coaches from yeshivas throughout

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Ironman in Canada 7: Two Halves Do Not Make a Whole

So it’s official...

(You are retired?)

Yeah, right. No, I’m sad to say, Ironman Canada will not take place this year due to the Coronavirus.

(So, you are taking the year off from racing?)

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Hustle Heart/Bergen Broncos Free Throw Shooting League

Last Friday, over 250 kids across 20 schools joined together in the launch of the Hustle Heart/Bergen Broncos Free Throw Shooting League.

Kicking off the slate of 12 games was the girls division with a matchup of HAFTR vs. YCQ. All games are “reffed” by a Hustle Heart or Bergen

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MVP 2020 Boys All Stars Challenge: Picture (Video) Perfect

(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

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The Sportstar of the Week: Eddie Catton

The Jewish Link of New Jersey would like to recognize 17-year-old Eddie Catton as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The 12th grade at the Ramaz School is coming off of another stellar year of MYHSAL Hockey. Catton’s Gretsky-esk scoring led the Rams varsity hockey team on an amazing run that came to an abrupt end. The Rams look

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Jump Into Shape Offers Beginner Men’s and Women’s Jump Rope Programs

(Courtesy of Jump Into Shape) Jump Into Shape, a fitness program designed to build a healthier body for your soul, has opened registration for a new men's and women's (separate) beginner jump rope program. Participants in this four-week program will learn the proper form and technique for jump roping, receive two new Crossrope weighted jump

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JKHA Lower School Celebrates Earth Day

JKHA lower school learned about the importance of protecting the environment to mark Earth Day last Wednesday. Fourth grade students were tasked with creating a project for Earth Day. Students created posters, PowerPoint presentations, paintings, bird feeders, 3D earth models, books and more. Second graders wrote

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