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MGBL Minute

In a hard-fought game, MGBL’s Frankowitz Orthodontics beat Sportstar Academy 31-30 on a last-second shot at the buzzer. Sportstar Academy was up by 3 late in the 4th quarter when Frankowitz Orthdontics’ Josh Knoll scored on a put-back to cut the lead to one. Frankowitz Orthodontics then came up with a steal.

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Moriah 7b Knocks Out Yavneh in Semis

On March 10th, the Moriah 7b basketball team hosted the Yavneh 7b team in the semi-final playoff game where the winner moves on to the championship game and the loser hangs up its jersey until next season. Through the first three quarters, it seemed inevitable that Yavneh would be victorious. However, Moriah turned the tables and

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Noam Knights Advance to HAYMISH Championship

On Monday March 2nd, the Noam Knights had a rematch vs. the SAR Sting to avenge a loss at the end of the regular season. A win would send one of these teams to the championship. The Knights came out strong early in the first period as they opened the scoring when Jake Rothenberg put home an Elliot Eisner shot which gave

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Whom Do You Guard?

Defending against the 2014-15 Frisch Cougars is like trying to put a glove on an octopus—no matter whom you cover, you are going to take fire from another three directions. In a display of the teamwork that has been the signature of this varsity squad, the Cougars dismantled a scrappy Magen David Warriors team with wicked ball

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Gotham Burger Sportstar of the Week: Tova Kaplan

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Gotham Burger would like to recognize 12-year-old Tova Kaplan as this week’s Sportstar of the Week.

Tova has been a standout player in the Mitch Gross Basketball League the past two years and a proud member of the Ben Porat Yosef team that won the

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YU Men’s Basketball’s Benjy Ritholtz Earns Consecutive Academic All-American Honors

New York—For the second time in as many years, Yeshiva University men’s basketball player Benjy Ritholtz has earned one of the highest academic honors a college student-athlete can earn as the senior has been named a College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)/Capital One Academic All-American for the

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Maayanot Volleyball Upsets Magen David in the Semis

Last week, in her first year at the helm of the Maayanot Varsity B volleyball team, Coach Mim (Miriam Motechin) guided her squad to an amazing upset victory.

The Rapids came into the game as the number three team playing number two, Magen David. Maayanot won 25-22 and 25-20.

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Varsity Storm Come Up Short in Great Game

The TABC Varsity Basketball team suffered a tough loss in its quarter-final game against North Shore. The game, notwithstanding the 57-46 final score, was close to the end.

The team had a great season, showing a high level of skill and strength throughout. This was the first time in TABC’s

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Bruriah 53-SAR 41 in Semi-Finals A League

The road to the A-League championships was paved with teamwork, talent, and grit. In front of a standing-room-only crowd, the Bruriah Lightning outplayed a capable SAR team, led by Dalia Fischer, that didn’t have what it needed to counter the Lightning’s offense and defense.

SAR had defeated

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RYNJ 6th Grade Jauars start the season with a big win

The RYNJ Jaguars 6th grade team beat Yavneh on February 26th by the score of 50-24. The Jaguars took an early lead and never looked back. From Coby Mandel scoring the game’s first points until Benzion Rotblat scoring a buzzer-beater at the end, this game was an amazing start to the season.

Led by

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MGBL Minute

Sunday, March 1st, the snow was falling outside but the MGBL action was heating up as the regular season was winding down. One of the day’s most exciting games took place on court two at Yeshivat Ben Porat Yosef. Team EW Berger was looking for its first victory of the season and matched up against a very

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