Sunday, May 31, 2020


The Basketball Season at Ma’ayanot has Officially Begun

After a disappointing end to the season last year, when the JV basketball team lost in the first round of the playoffs, the girls were excited to return to the court united and stronger than ever. Under the amazing guidance of coaches Keni Ashby and Atara Polinsky, the team practiced about four hours a week, beginning two months prior to their first game. Their coaches


TABC JV Storm beats the Thunder

The JV Storm Basketball team took on the strong JEC Thunder in front of a rocking house in Elizabeth on Wednesday night. The Thunder came out swinging with a 6-0 lead on two three-pointers before the fans were in their seats. The Storm players kept their cool and climbed out to 13-10 lead after the first quarter led by Shlomo Kroopnick’s (’16) inspired effort in


Frisch Flag Football League

With 175 boys participating, IFL is the biggest club in Frisch. IFL is the recreational flag football league in Frisch. The commissioner is Rabbi Schachter and the co-commissioner is Rabbi Sher. There are 21 teams made up of students with a senior captain, and a 22nd team, the “Running Rebs”, the rabbi team. IFL is played on Fridays and Sundays, all year round. IFL


Frisch Hockey Hits the Ground Running

The Frisch Cougars had just come off a big 2-1 win vs. MTA when they had to bring their talents to the Five Towns to take on Rambam. The small gym played to their disadvantage, but the Cougars still managed to squeak out a 5-4 win.

Odi Haramati led the team with a hat trick, while clutch goals came from Jason Levine and Jono Wietschner. The penalty kill has


Frisch Varsity Girls Volleyball

The Frisch Varsity volleyball team is a family. Every Tuesday and Wednesday night it meets in the gym for weekly practices. While its members take practices very seriously, they do manage to have loads of fun. For every birthday the coach, Adina, bakes delicious brownies or cookies to celebrate.

It is never annoying or frustrating to attend practice; even when


TABC Varsity Storm

On Wednesday night, November 6, the TABC Storm took on the RTMA Thunder. After a close start the TABC Storm pulled away and led by 17 at halftime.  That lead was extended to 35 by the game’s end with the final score of 66-35.

TABC was led by Solomon Shulman with 17 points, Alex Hirt with 15 points, and Yehoshua Zirmman with eight points, 12


Frisch Varsity Hockey Looking to End the Drought

The Frisch hockey team hasn’t won it all since 2005. That was almost a decade ago and it’s about time the 2005 banner gets a neighbor. During the drought Frisch hasn’t lacked talent; it was depth and teamwork that was the issue. But depth might be the defining word of the Frisch hockey team this year, with four solid lines of offense and three experienced lines


TABC Storm Cool Down the Heat

The TABC Storm traveled to NYC to take on the preseason MDY tournament champs, the Heschel Heat. Heschel came out in their suffocating man to man full court defense but TABC was ready for it and were able to break the press and score some easy baskets, in addition to three treys, to jump out to a  16-6 lead after the first quarter. TABC stretched the lead to


TABC JV Hockey

The TABC JV hockey team started out the season with a big 7-3 win on the road at Ramaz. After an early goal by the Rams, The Storm took charge and never looked back. By the end of the first period it was 2-1, Storm.

Ramaz came out strong at the beginning of the second, but The Storm held them off and finished the period leading 5-2. The Rams bolted out of the


TABC Wrestling Preview

The TABC wrestling team is ready and eager to defend its title as the reigning champions of the prestigious Yeshiva University Wittenberg Tournament. Captain Yishai Kaplan, ’14, and Jr. Captain, Robert Elsas, ’15, lead a team that is looking stronger than ever. Seniors Chaim Kanarek, Yosef Greenfield and Leo Metzger help round out the powerhouse team.



MTA Lions Varsity Basketball Report

The Lions kicked the season off with a strong performance against the Rambam Ravens. Game number two, however, saw then facing a much tougher opponent: the TABC Storm.

The Lions played a solid defensive first half but could not convert on the other side of the court and found themselves trailing 19- 12 going into the break. In the second half, the


Kesler and Viswanath Running For Team One Family in NYC Marathon

Teaneck—On November 3, 2013, close to 50,000 athletes will take to the pavement to run in the annual New York City Marathon. Each runner has an internal fire and cause behind his participation in the 26.2 mile, five-borough race. Meylekh Viswanth and Jason Kesler will be representing Bergen County and competing on Team One Family. The One Family