The baseball team starts training for opening day by practicing stopping those ground balls in our new sports court.
Valley Torah lost to Shalhevet 53-51 in overtime play in the Sarachek Tournament championship game. After dinner, they will come home tonight with the second place trophy.
Valley Torah beat RASG (Miami) 51-42 in the YU Sarachek quarterfinals.
They move on to the semifinal round with a game on Sunday at 3:00 EDT (noon here in LA) against 3rd seeded Magen David (undefeated in Yeshiva League play) from Brooklyn.
You can watch the game live at Macslive.com.
Here is the team in the locker room after their win.
Our basketball team will be playing RASG from Miami in our first game in this year’s YU Sarachek tournament. The game will tip-off tomorrow at 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM in Los Angeles). You can watch the game live at Macslive.com.
Valley Torah was seeded 2nd in the tournament and enjoyed a bye in the first round. (JewishHoopsAmerica.com ranked us in a first place tie with Shalhevet.)
In the picture below, the team is powering up for the game.
While the Varsity basketball team is battling for the Sarachek trophy, the seniors are touring NY city with Rabbi Grama. Their first stop was Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim in Queens. The Rosh HaYeshiva, Rabbi Dovid Harris, Shlita, generously gave of his time to meet with the boys.
We would like to thank everyone who made our #GoBeyond campaign a success. Thank you to everyone who generously donated, and to all staff and volunteers that ran the show. A special thanks goes to are students that worked so hard in our Operations Rooms to get us to our goal.
Right now, you are probably asking yourself: “I see this #GoBeyond tag everywhere, what does it mean?”
You can watch Rabbi Stulberger explain it to you below (it takes less than a minute and a half):
Just to get into the Purim mood, watch the highlight video of lats year’s Deep Sea Chagigah.
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