National Results - Dec. 26-27, 2018

THURSDAY

MIDWEST

Frankel Jewish vs Macomb Lutheran

CALIFORNIA

Shalhevet    54     Ventura    43

Zack Muller scored 27 points as the #1 Firehawks (17-3) won in pool play to reach the semifinals of the Ventura Kiwanis Holiday Tournament, extending their win streak to nine. 

YESHIVA LEAGUE

DRS    69      Rambam    67    2OT
A night after almost blowing a 27-point lead, the #8 Wildcats (8-4 league; 11-5 overall) again needed double overtime, this time rallying from eight down at the start of the 4th quarter. The #15 Ravens (6-5; 10-8)  forced overtime with an Aaron Azose 3-pointer with :03 left. Then they forced another extra period when Ethan Aaron was fouled on a 3-point shot and hit all three free throws. But DRS knocked down their free throws in the second overtime and now find themselves in first place in the Eastern Division. Zack Brown led the Wildcats with 26 points and Gavriel Kahn added 17. 

Frisch    54     Hillel    46

Danny Weinberger scored 17 points and Max Mayerhoff had 10 to lead the #4 Cougars (7-3; 9-6). The Heat fell to 4-10, 3-6 in the league.

Waterbury at YDE

WEDNESDAY

CALIFORNIA

YULA     60     Valley Torah   50
The #9 Panthers (11-8) trailed by five after three quarters but scored 25 points in the 4th. Joseph Sassoon scored 14 points and Yaniv Silvera hit three 3-pointers in the second half. It was the first loss in 10 games for the #17 Wolfpack (14-7), who were led by Liorel Bitton with 13 points, Benji Dan with 12 and Jacob Cohn and Akiva Kamornick with 11 each.

Shalhevet    62      Golden Valley    40

Zack Muller scored 17 points, Zeev Remer added 13 and Asher Dauer had 12 as the #1 Firehawks (15-3) won in pool play at the Ventura Kiwanis Holiday Tournament.

YESHIVA LEAGUE

DRS     77     Magen David     71    2OT
The visiting #8 Wildcats (7-4 league; 10-5) scored the game's first 18 points  and led 41-14 at halftime. But the #2 Warriors (6-3; 13-3) chipped away, eventually taking a 1-point lead late in the 4th quarter before DRS forced OT with a late free throw. No one scored in the first extra session and AJ Bennett hit two key 3-pointers in double OT to win it for DRS. Gavriel Kahn returned to the lineup to lead DRS with 21 points, Zack Brown scored 19 and Bennett finished with 16. Michael Natkin led the Warriors with 33 points, Ray Jajati had 15 and Albert Nsiri added 13.

Flatbush    56    HAFTR    39 
The #7 Hawks (6-4; 15-9) jumped out to an 8-2 lead but it was all Falcons after that as #21 Flatbush (7-5; 11-7) led by 12 at halftime and cruised after that.

MTA    57     Kushner  51    OT 

Eitan Warburg scored 23 points, Hudy Weiss added 15 and Eitan Pfeiffer had 12 as the Lions (4-5; 5-8) won their third straight. Gabe Plotsker had 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Cobras (4-6; 5-10) and Nadav Twizer added 10 points.

National Top 25

Jewish Hoops America
National Top 25
Week of Dec. 24, 2018
Games through Dec. 23

Team………………………………………………………………………Record…………..Pts……..Prev
1.Shalhevet/Los Angeles,CA (8)……………………………...14-3…….………..200….….…1
2.Magen David/Brooklyn,NY ……….…………………….…..13-2……..………..192…….....2
3.Rochelle Zell/Deerfield,IL……………………...……………..13-3……….….….165……..…6
4.SAR/Bronx,NY……………………………………………………….10-5………….…..162………..4
TieFrisch/Paramus,NJ………………………………………..….....8-6……….……..162………..8
6.TABC/Teaneck,NY………………………………….…………..….9-5………….…..160..…..….3
7.HAFTR/Cedarhurst,NY………………………………...…..…....15-8…….…...……155..….….9
8.DRS/Woodmere,NY……………………………………………....9-5………….……144……….5
9.Heschel/New York,NY……………………………………..….…8-4……….….…..142.….…...7
TieYULA/Los Angeles,CA………………………………….…….10-8…..………..…142….…..12
11.Hillel Miami/North Miami Beach,FL……………..….......12-3…………...….113……....10
12.Maimonides/Brookline,MA……………………………….…6-0…………....….109……....11
13.Posnack JDS/Davie,FL…………………………………………7-5…..……….….…78...….…13
14.Yavneh Academy/Dallas,TX…………………………..…….13-5…………….…..76.….…..14
15.Rambam/Cedarhurst,NY…………………………….……..…10-7……...………….70…......16
16.North Shore HA/Great Neck,NY…………………….……..8-8………….….…..62……..20
17.Valley Torah/Valley Village,CA…………………….…..…..14-6……...…..……...61...…...17
18.Fasman Yeshiva/Skokie,IL………………………..………..…6-3…..………….….60.….…15
TieJewish Community HS/San Francisco,CA……….….9-1…………...….....60……..21
20.YDE/Brooklyn,NY……………………………………..…………..5-4…………….…...48….…..21
21.Flatbush/Brooklyn,NY…………………………………..…..….10-7………..…….….41….…...19
22.Jewish Day School/Rockville,MD………………..………..6-4……………..….29……..25
23.Beth Tfiloh/Baltimore,MD………………………………..….…7-7………………….27……...18
24.TarbutvTorah/Irvine,CA……………………………………..…..9-0…….…………..24…..…25
25.Hebrew Academy/Miami Beach,FL………………..…....5-10..………..……..18...…...23
TieJEC/Elizabeth,NJ…………………………………………………..5-6………………….18………-

Others Receiving Votes: Berman Hebrew Academy, 14; DeToledo, 14; MTA, 14; Milken, 9; Cooper Memphis, 5; American Hebrew Academy, 4; Gann, 4; Frankel Jewish Academy, 3; Katz YHS, 3; Schechter Westchester, 2; Shaare Torah, 2; Hillel, 2.



Top Records, Scoring Leaders

TOP RECORDS
Through Dec. 23, 2018
Min. 6 games

1.000………….Tarbut vTorah………9-0
1.000………….Maimonides………..6-0
.900..……..….JCHS-San Fran….….9-1
.857.......…...…Magen David……....13-2
.824......……...Shalhevet....…….…...14-3
.813........….….Rochelle Zell…….....13-3
.800.......….....Hillel Miami.…….…...12-3
.750……..…….Frankel Jewish….…..6-2


CURRENT WIN STREAKS

9...................Tarbut vTorah
9...................Valley Torah
7.............…...Shalhevet
6……….…….Maimonides
5……………..JCHS-San Francisco
4……………..JEC
4……………..Magen David
3……………..Jewish Day School
3……………..American Hebrew Academy
3……………..YDE
3……………..Posnack Jewish Day
3…………..…Yavneh Dallas


SEASON LONG

9...................Tarbut vTorah, Valley Torah, Magen David,  Yavneh Dallas

SCORING LEADERS
Through Dec. 23, 2018
Min. 5 games

Player...............………….....…...Team.......……......…........G....….........Pts....……....Avg
Liam Evenhaim......……….....DeToledo......……….......12.………....286.……......23.7
Judah Oppenheimer.……..SAR.............…….….…......15....……....335..…….....22.3
Noah Andrews……………….American HA……………5…….…….109………….21.8 
Jackie Haber.......………........Shaare Torah...………....9..………....193...…….....21.4
Ofek Reef.............………..…....Yavneh Dallas...……....18...….…….370.…..…….20.6
Gav Landau…………………….Beth Tfiloh………………14……..…...280……….…20.0  
Ori Kedem………………………American HA……………5…….….….90…………..18.0
Gavriel Kahn.........…………....DRS..............………….......12..…….....215...………...17.9
Eddie Swed...........………..…..Shaare Torah..……….....9..….….....161.……….....17.9
Simcha Osdoba......…….…...Cooper Memphis…....11……….....195.…….…...17.7
Zack Muller.............…….….....Shalhevet....…………......15....…......258.………....17.2
Guy Manor………………………Kehillah Jewish……..…..7……….....119………..…17.0
Aaron Azose..........…………...Rambam..........……….....17...……....287..…..….....16.9
Albert Nsiri..............……….....Magen David..……….....15….….....243..….……..16.2  
Kabir Suri……………….……….Tarbut vTorah………….….9…...……149………..…16.6
Ben Siegel………………….…..Tarbut vTorah……………..9….……..147….……..…16.3
Ryan Otis………………………..Frankel Jewish…………...8………..129……………16.1
Ethan Zimmerman...……....Milken...............…….……...15..…......241....…..…….16.1
David Lurie………………..……HA Miami…………..…..….15………..241….…….….16.1
Doni Miretzky……………..…..Fasman Yeshiva………...8………...125…….……..15.6
Ethan Morris...........……….....Cooper Memphis.….....11....…......166………......15.1  
Matt Gluck………………………Gann………………………….5………….75……………15.0


TOP SCORING GAMES

40, Liam Evenhaim, DeToledo vs Villanova Prep
38, Albert Nsiri, Magen David vs Rochelle Zell
36, Jackie Haber, Shaare Torah vs Schechter
36, Doni Miretzky, Fasman Yeshiva vs Rochelle Zell
35, Moshe Heller, JEC vs Flatbush
35, Oren Betesh, HANC vs Flatbush
34, Aaron Azose, Rambam vs YULA
34, Michael Tsor, North Shore HA vs JEC
33, Ofek Reef, Yavneh Dallas vs HANC
33, Aaron Ben Shmuel, Hillel Miami vs Divine Savior
33, Noam Meisels, YULA vs St. Monica
33, Albert Nsiri, Magen David vs Posnack
32, Ben Siegel, Tarbut vTorah vs St. Michael’s Prep
32, Gav Landau, Beth Tfiloh vs Friends
32, Ricky Sutton, Heschel vs TABC
32, Jackie Haber, Shaare Torah vs Flatbush
31, Simcha Osdoba, Cooper Memphis vs Westminster
30, Ari Schuman, Fasman Yeshiva vs Northside College Prep
30, Yoni Bensoussan, Or Chaim Toronto vs St. Patrick’s
30, Judah Oppenheimer, SAR vs Hillel
30, Judah Oppenheimer, SAR vs TABC
30, Gershi Liff, Waterbury Yeshiva vs Heschel
29, Dovi Baratz, HAFTR vs DRS
29, Toby Holm, JCHS San Francisco vs Cornerstone Christian
29, Eitan Warburg, MTA vs HA Miami
29, Eddie Swed, Shaare Torah vs MTA
29, Jackie Haber, Shaare Torah vs DRS
28, Ariel Gershman, JDS vs McLean
28, Niv Ostroff, Rochelle Zell vs Elgin
28, Eddie Lincer, Flatbush vs JEC
27, Judah Oppenheimer, SAR vs Kushner
27, Matt Gluck, Gann vs Concord
27, Guy Manor, Kehillah Jewish vs Basis
27, Ofek Reef, Yavneh Dallas vs HAFTR
27, Simcha Osdoba, Cooper Memphis vs MHEA
27, Shaya Fried, Waterbury vs Hillel
27, Josh Kreisler, Hyman Brand HA vs Alta Vista
27, Michael Tsor, North Shore HA vs HANC
27, Ofek Reef, Yavneh Dallas vs McKinney Christian
27, Judah Oppenheimer, SAR vs HA Miami
27, Aaron Azose, Rambam vs Rochelle Zell
27, Eitan Pfeiffer, MTA vs Ramaz
26, Lee Farkas, Rochelle Zell vs Round Lake
26, Simcha Osdoba, Cooper Memphis vs Macon Road Baptist
26, David Lurie, HA Miami vs Posnack JDS
26, Ezra Beletskiy, Berman Hebrew Academy vs Sandy Spring
26, Noam Meisels, YULA vs DeToledo
26, Guy Manor, Kehillah Jewish vs KIPP San Jose
26, Zack Muller, Shalhevet vs Chaminade
26, Lee Farkas, Rochelle Zell vs Cristo Rey St. Martin
26, Matthew Jedwab, HAFTR vs Schechter
26, Liam Evenhaim, DeToledo vs YULA
26, Benzy Schaffran, Rambam vs Schechter
26, Jake Borher, Heschel vs DRS
25, Sammy Balsam, Or Chaim Toronto vs Pope John Paul II
25, Braden Terner, Tarbut vTorah vs Lutheran
25, Gav Landau, Beth Tfiloh vs Arundel
25, Harris Gartenhaus, Beth Tfiloh vs Mt. Hebron
25, Noam Meisels, YULA vs Environmental Charter
25, Noah Andrews, American Hebrew Academy vs Burlington Christian
25, Gav Landau, Beth Tfiloh vs HAFTR
25, Blake Asherian, Milken vs Villanova Prep
25, Jonah Eber, Yavneh Dallas vs Sunset
25, Eddie Swed, Shaare Torah vs Rambam
25, Ethan Aaron, Rambam vs Shaare Torah
25, Judah Oppenheimer, SAR vs Waterbury
25, Dani Miretzky, Fasman vs Flatbush
25, Jacob Stein, HA Miami vs HAFTR
25, Sammy Vayngart, Rochelle Zell vs Flatbush

National Results - Dec. 22-23, 2018

CALIFORNIA


Flintridge Prep     50     YULA   43

Albert Fallas scored 18 points for the #12 Panthers (10-8).

YESHIVA LEAGUE

Magen David    55     HAFTR    36

The #2 Warriors (6-2 league; 13-2 overall) jumped out to an 18-6 lead and handed the #9 Hawks their first loss in eight games. Michael Natkin led all scorers with 18 points and Edmond Antebi added 13. Gabe Shamama paced HAFTR (6-3; 15-8) with 10 points.

Frisch   54    DRS    45

Max Mayerhoff scored 16 points and Max Zakheim added 14 to lead the #8 Cougars (6-3; 8-6). AJ Bennett scored 11 points for the #5 Wildcats (6-4; 9-5), who played their second straight game without leading scorer Gavriel Kahn.

MTA    56    TABC    52

David Saginor's 17 points led four players in double figures as the Lions (3-5; 4-8) snapped the #3 Storm's 7-game win streak. Hudy Weiss added 15 points, Eitan Warburg scored 14 and Eitan Pfeiffer had 10. Avi Proctor led TABC (7-3; 9-5) with 17 points, Jonathan Haberman had 15 and Alex Ostrin finished with 11.

Hillel     57     Kushner     51

Joe Zekaria scored 16 points, David Cohen added 15 and Morris Tobias had 13 to lead the Heat (3-5; 4-9). Gabe Plotsker scored 11 points for the Cobras (4-5; 5-9).


Sunday

EAST

Mesivta Philadelphia 48 Foxman Torah Institute 35

Noah Mogyoros led the Mustangs (2-2) with 18 points.

National Results - Dec. 20, 2018

MIDATLANTIC

Jewish Day School      71       Berman Hebrew Academy     54 
The #25 Lions (5-3) slowly built up their lead before sealing the game with a 25-point 4th quarter. Dani Offer scored 16 points, Zev Katz added 15 and Max Stravitz had 14. Raanan Glashofer, Jaim Magendzo and Eli Lowenstein each scored 11 points for the #24 Cougars (4-3), who had their 3-game win streak snapped.


Cristo Rey      73        Beth Tfiloh     70 

The #18 Warriors (7-7) rallied first from a 13-point halftime deficit and then from seven down with 3:37 left to tie it in the final minute but suffered their fifth straight loss. Gav Landau hit six 3-pointers en route to a team-high 20 points. Josh Fein added a career-high 16 points, Justin Tepper had 13 and Harris Gartenhaus scored 12.

Kohelet at Community Academy

NORTHEAST

Schechter Westchester     66      Yonkers Montessori     36
Adam Goldstein scored 16 points and Justin Yehuda and Gilad Amir each added 12 for the Lions (4-3).

Berwick      64      Gann    49

Red Heifers (4-1) suffered their first loss of the season.


SOUTHEAST

Somerset Key    49       HA Miami     42
David Lurie scored 17 points for the #23 Warriors (5-10).

Katz YHS-Boca 68 FAU 51

Adi Rotenstein scored 15 points and Abie Betesh and Noah Mamman added 13 each for the Storm (6-8).


MIDWEST

Rochelle Zell     78        Vernon Hills     77     2OT

Lee Farkas hit a 3-pointer with :05 left, his third game winner/game equalizer in the past two weeks. Farkas finished with 21 points, Brian Silverstein added 12 and Jake Silvers had 11 for the #6 Tigers (13-3).


Everest Collegiate     53       Frankel Jewish     42

The Jaguars (6-2) had a slim lead at the end of the 3rd quarter but couldn't hold on and lost for the first time in four games. Ryan Otis led Frankel with 15 points.

WEST

Beren Houston      49       Bay Area Christian     37
Stars now 5-8.

Northwest Yeshiva HS vs Christian Faith

CALIFORNIA

Shalhevet     51      YULA    49
Falling to the ground, Ze'ev Remer hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer as the #1 Firehawks (14-3) rallied from a 7-point third quarter deficit for their seventh straight win. Asher Dauer had 14 points, including 10-for-10 from the free throw line, Zack Muller scored 12 points and Remer finished with 11. The #12 Panthers are now 10-7. 

Valley Torah      53      Trinity Classical     39
Benji Dan had 23 points and Akiva Kamornick added 14 as the #17 Wolfpack (14-6) matched the longest JHA win streak this season at nine.


JCHS San Francisco     49      Athenian     38
The #21 Wolves (9-1) shook off a sluggish start and rallied from a 5-point halftime deficit to extend their win streak to five games. Martin Selyutin had 12 points and 10 rebounds, Moze Thurmgreene scored 10 points and Toby Hom had 10 points and 11 rebounds.

Southern California Yeshiva     93      Gompers Prep     47
Tani Capland scored 20 points to lead five players in double figures for the Hawks (4-4). Raphael Shpitalnick added 18 points, Nathaniel Levi had 14, Elie Aron scored 13 and Ilan Horn netted 10.

San Diego Jewish Academy vs High Tech CV   

YESHIVA LEAGUE

HAFTR      38        North Shore HA    35

The #9 Hawks (6-2 league; 15-7 overall) let a 10-point third quarter lead slip away but got their 7th straight win when Dovi Baratz hit a corner trey with :02 left. Baratz and Jordan Appel led HAFTR with nine points each. Jack Ruben paced the #20 Stars (5-5; 8-8) with 15 points.


Rambam     45      HANC      33

Aaron Azose scored 13 points, Dovid Lichter added 12 and Ethan Aaron had 10 as the #16 Ravens (6-4; 10-7) snapped a 3-game losing streak. Hurricanes drop to 3-14, 2-8 in the league.