74-Year-Old Israeli Goalie Breaks Guinness World Record for Age

An Israeli goalkeeper has broken the Guinness World Record for oldest soccer player to take part in a professional soccer match. Isaak Hayik, who will turn 74 this week, managed...

Jewish Outfielder Kevin Pillar Traded to San Francisco Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (J. The Jewish News of Northern California via JTA) — The San Francisco Giants acquired Jewish outfielder Kevin Pillar from Toronto in a trade that sent infielder Alen Hanson,...

How Many Final Four Coaches Have Coached Maccabiah?

BY MARC BRODSKY (JTA) — Bruce Pearl has won plenty of accolades and championships in a basketball coaching career spanning nearly three decades, including guiding the U.S. men’s team to...

Sports Center: MTA Lions Named Sarachek Tier II Champions

By Ikey Gutlove (‘20) When March 4, otherwise known as “Sarachek Selection Monday,” arrived and the seeds of the tournament were revealed, the Lions were determined to become the Tier...

Honoring Miracle Mets on 50th Anniversary

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen will honor a group of 1969 New York Mets players in celebration of the team's 50th anniversary of...

Basketball Player Amar’e Stoudemire Receives Israeli Citizenship

Israel’s average national height rose ever so slightly on Wednesday when former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire officially received Israeli citizenship in a ceremony at the Interior Ministry. The 6-foot-10-inch American-born...

Israelis Embrace Strategy, Tactics of American Football

Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England Patriots defeat the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII. While...

5 Dutch Soccer Fans Arrested for Chanting ‘Jews Burn Best’

AMSTERDAM (JTA) — Dutch police arrested five soccer supporters allegedly for singing at a match an increasingly popular chant about burning Jews. The incident, which reflects both growing resolve to...

Hank Greenberg Bat Sells for More Than $25,000

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A bat used by Jewish Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg sold at auction for over $25,000. The closed auction on the website of Lelands-Sports Memorabilia and Card...

He’s MVP of the Super Bowl. Is Edelman a Hall of Famer?

(JTA) — The Patriots have won six Super Bowls. Tom Brady was MVP of four of them. Deion Branch was the MVP of Super Bowl XXXIX in 2005. Now, Julian Edelman has...
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A British primary school teacher has been fired after she told a group of Jewish students that they would be sent to the “gas...

Kohelet: The ‘Wright’ Motivation

By Danyel Goldberg Shulamith High School Assistant Principal אֹהֵ֥ב כֶּ֨סֶף֙ לֹֽא־יִשְׂבַּ֣ע כֶּ֔סֶף וּמִֽי־אֹהֵ֥ב בֶּֽהָמ֖וֹן לֹ֣א תְבוּאָ֑ה גַּם־זֶ֖ה הָֽבֶל Whoever loves silver will not be sated with silver,...

Jewish Group to Plant ‘Trees of Life’ for Pittsburgh, Poway Victims

The Jewish organization United With Israel is inviting people to sponsor the planting of more than 20 different fruit trees in Israel in memory...

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