Tag Archives: Basketball


DRS Takes Sarachek Crown

DRS Takes Sarachek Crown

Twenty-Fifth Annual Sarachek Invitational Basketball Tournament Brings 20 Yeshiva High Schools Together for Thrilling Competition Yeshiva University’s milestone 25th Annual Red Sarachek Invitational Basketball Tournament finished off with a bang on Monday as the Davis Renov Stahler Yeshiva High School (DRS) Wildcats of Woodmere, New York, beat out the Shalhevet High School Firehawks of Los


YU Hosts 25th Sarachek Basketball Invitational

20 Teams Vie for Top Spot in North America’s Most Prestigious Jewish High School Basketball Competition Marking its milestone 25th year, Yeshiva University’s Annual Red Sarachek Invitational Basketball Tournament will bring together hundreds of student athletes and their fans from yeshiva high schools across North America for five days of thrilling competition and a community-wide celebration


From Azrieli Board of Overseers to World Maccabi Games

Alumni Profile: Josh Kahane ‘01YC It’s no surprise that attorney Josh Kahane ‘01YC has been selected as one of 10 players on the 2015 USA National Basketball Team who will compete in the 13th Pan American Maccabi Games in Chile this winter: the sport has been an important part of his story since high school,

Elliot Steinmetz, new men's basketball head coach

Yeshiva University Names Elliot Steinmetz New Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Former Maccabee Selected to Join Flourishing Yeshiva Athletics Program Yeshiva University has announced Elliot Steinmetz as its head men’s basketball coach.  Steinmetz, a 2002 graduate of YU’s Sy Syms School of Business who lettered on YU’s basketball team for three seasons from 1999-02, will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the men’s basketball program

Coach Jonathan Halpert to Conclude Service

Yeshiva University Men’s Basketball Coach Won More Than 400 Games Yeshiva University today announced that Dr. Jonathan Halpert, men’s basketball coach for the past 42 years, will conclude his service at the end of the 2013-14 season. Halpert, a graduate of Yeshiva University High School for Boys, Yeshiva College and Ferkauf Graduate School of Humanities and

Coach Jonathan Halpert to Publish Memoir

Are You Still Coaching? Tells the Story of a Celebrated Career and the First ‘Torah-Sponsored Basketball Team’ Dr. Jonathan Halpert, the longest tenured men’s basketball coach in New York City history, will self-publish a memoir about his storied 42-year career at Yeshiva University. Aptly titled Are You Still Coaching?, the book is scheduled for release by AuthorHouse