Hapoel Basketball - Winter 2004

Hapoel 5764 Winter Basketball League - Week One

Weekly Awards
"Play Hard" Award Winner
Connecticut Huskies - Isaac Iky Cohen, Shlomo Menachem Lipman, Nathaniel Felber, Yaakov Shmulewitz, Jacob Mellman, Saul Schulman, Yehuda Keleman (Boy's K'tana League - The Big East)
They never quit and their second half effort was truly one of the highlights of the day.


"Play Smart" Award Winner
Texas Longhorns - Adina Wakschlag, Sarah Ruchelman, Shayna Malka Sragg, Ariella Baars, Bracha Baars (Girl's League - The NCAA's)
Despite playing together for the first time this week, they played a fantastic team game.


"Mensch" Award
North Carolina Tarheels - Eliahu Baars, Avrami Singer, Jordan Frances, Jason Frances, Avraham Gershon Abrams, Ami Ifrah, Ariel Baron, Yossi Miller (Boy's G'dola League - The ACC)
Despite playing together for the first time this week, they played a FANTASTIC team game.

K'tana League - The Big East
Connecticut Huskies vs. Georgetown Hoyas (4-14)
Connecticut Huskies (Coach Dov Lipman, Coach Yaakov Gakner)
Isaac Iky Cohen
Shlomo Menachem Lipman - 2 Points
Nathaniel Felber
Yaakov Shmulewitz - 2 Points
Jacob Mellman
Saul Schulman
Yehuda Keleman
Total Points - 4
Georgetown Hoyas (Coach Adam Sragg, Zachary Schudrick)
Saadia Tuchman - 8 Points
Eli Bookstaber - 6 Points
Yehuda Mendlowitz
Yitzi Feldman
Huda Mendlowitz
Meir Komarow
Aaron Komarow
Total Points - 14

Syracuse Orangemen vs. Pittsburgh Panthers (22-2)
Syracuse Orangemen (Coach Yonaton Isser, Coach Baruch Dalin)
Avi Denicoff - 6 Points
Naftali Ginsburg - 2 Points
Daniel Ginsburg
Yosef Frances - 6 Points
Brian BJ Frances
Natan Siegel
Craig Wasserman - 8 Points
Total - 22 Points
Pittsburgh Panthers (Coach Lowell Abrams)
Yonaton Abrams
Chaim Shlomo Komarow
Yehuda Rudack - 2 Points
Simmy Ruchelman
Mendel Cohen
Avrohom Mond
Ahron Tzvi Verschleisser
Total - 2 Points

Standings
Georgetown Hoyas - 1 Win, 0 Losses
Syracuse Orangemen - 1 Win, 0 Losses
Connecticut Huskies - 0 Wins, 1 Loss
Pittsburgh Panthers - 0 Wins, 1 Loss

G'dola League - The ACC
North Carolina Tarheels vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (30-24)
North Carolina Tarheels (Coach Jonathan Frances)
Eliahu Baars - 10 Points
Avrami Singer - 12 Points
Jordan Frances - 4 Points
Jason Frances - 4 Points
Avraham Gershon Abrams
Ami Ifrah
Ariel Baron
Yossi Miller
Total - 30 Points
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (Coach Jonny Sragg, Coach Ahuva Feldman)
Avi Moses - 14 Points
Moshe Feldman - 6 Points
Ezra Feldman - 4 Points
Gavi Rosenbloom
Elazar Reingold
Yisroel Teitelbaum
Yisroel Mond
Menachem Shem Tov
Total - 24 Points

Maryland Terps vs. Virginia Cavaliers (40-6)
Maryland Terps (Coach Zev Teichman, Coach Dan Feldman)
Eli Teichman - 10 Points
Efraim Wakschlag - 6 Points
Meir Levy - 18 Points
Yaakov Rosen
Max Byer
Ari Byer
Dovid Feldman - 6 Points
Zeke Melman
Total - 40 Points
Virginia Cavaliers (Coach Michael Ravin, Coach Moshe Broder)
Gadi Baron - 2 Points
Jeffrey Susser
Giddy Herschshander
Izzy Kates
Elie Mendlowitz
Shmuel Gabai
Ben Zwillinger
Daniel-Kay Mordehai - 4 Points
Total - 6 Points

Standings
Maryland Terps - 1 Win, 0 Losses
North Carolina Tarheels - 1 Win, 0 Losses
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets - 0 Wins, 1 Loss
Virginia Cavaliers - 0 Wins, 1 Loss

Girl's League - The NCAAs
Connecticut Huskies vs. Texas Longhorns (2-12)
Connecticut Huskies
Alexandra Carmeli - 2 Points
Danya Czarnolewski
Leah Meth
Ilana Braier
Adina Felber
Michelle Carmeli
Scheindel Ifrah
Total - 2 Points
Texas Longhorns
Adina Wakschlag - 4 Points
Sarah Ruchelman - 6 Points
Sarah Graff
Toba Cohen
Shayna Malka Sragg - 2 Points
Ariella Baars
Bracha Baars
Total - 12 Points

Connecticut Huskies - 0 Wins, 1 Loss
Texas Longhorns - 1 Win, 0 Losses

Next Week's Schedule
Sunday, January 18th
Skill of the Week: Shooting (Set-Shots)
12:00 - Girls’ Huskies and Longhorns
1:00 - Pittsburgh vs. Georgetown
2:00 - Connecticut vs. Syracuse
3:00 – North Carolina vs. Maryland
4:00 - Virginia vs. Georgia Tech