Hapoel Basketball - Winter 2004

Hapoel 5764 Winter Basketball League - Week Five

Weekly Awards
"Play Hard" Award Winner
Pittsburgh Panthers - (Yonaton Abrams, Simmy Ruchelman, Mendel Cohen, Avrohom Mond, Ahron Tzvi Verschleisser)
This team just keeps improving.


"Play Smart" Award Winners
Ari Byer - University of Maryland Terps and Huda Mendlowitz - Georgetown Hoyas
They play smart every game. Today, they played smart and scored some points.


"Mensch" Award
Iky Cohen - University of Connecticut Huskies
Three Words: "Self-less Play" and "Hustle".

K'tana League - The Big East
February 8, 2004
Georgetown Hoyas vs. Syracuse Orangemen (14-12)
Georgetown Hoyas (Coach Adam Sragg, Zachary Schudrick)
Saadia Tuchman - 8 Points
Eli Bookstaber - 2 Points
Yehuda Mendlowitz
Yitzi Feldman
Huda Mendlowitz - 4 Points
Meir Komarow
Aaron Komarow
Total Points - 14
Syracuse Orangemen (Coach Yonaton Isser, Coach Baruch Dalin)
Avi Denicoff - 2 Points
Naftali Ginsburg - 2 Points
Daniel Ginsburg
Yosef Frances
Brian BJ Frances
Natan Siegel
Craig Wasserman - 8 Points
Total - 12 Points


Connecticut Huskies vs. Pittsburgh Panthers (12-4)
Connecticut Huskies (Coach Dov Lipman, Coach Yaakov Gakner)
Isaac Iky Cohen
Shlomo Menachem Lipman - 10 Points
Nathaniel Felber
Yaakov Shmulewitz
Jacob Mellman
Saul Schulman - 2 Points
Yehuda Keleman
Total Points - 8
Pittsburgh Panthers (Coach Lowell Abrams)
Yonaton Abrams - 2 Points
Chaim Shlomo Komarow
Yehuda Rudack - 2 Points
Simmy Ruchelman
Mendel Cohen
Avrohom Mond - 2 Points
Ahron Tzvi Verschleisser
Total - 4 Points

Final Regular Season Standings
Georgetown Hoyas - 6 Wins, 0 Losses
Syracuse Orangemen - 3 Wins, 3 Losses
Connecticut Huskies - 3 Wins, 3 Losses
Pittsburgh Panthers - 0 Wins, 6 Losses

Big East Leading Scorers
Saadia Tuchman (G'town)- 86 Points
Eli Bookstaber (G'town) - 48 Points
Craig Wasserman (Syracuse) - 42 Points
Shlomo Menachem Lipman (UConn)- 30 Points
Avi Denicoff (Syracuse) - 22 Points
Naftali Ginsburg (Syracuse) - 22 Points

G'dola League - The ACC

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Maryland Terps (12-54)
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (Coach Jonny Sragg)
Avi Moses - 6 Points
Moshe Feldman
Ezra Feldman
Gavi Rosenbloom - 4 Points
Elazar Reingold
Yisroel Teitelbaum - 2 Points
Yisroel Mond
Menachem Shem Tov
Total - 12 Points
Maryland Terps (Coach Zev Teichman, Coach Dan Feldman)
Eli Teichman - 16 Points
Efraim Wakschlag - 6 Points
Meir Levy - 22 Points
Yaakov Rosen
Max Byer
Ari Byer - 2 Points
Dovid Feldman - 8 Points
Zeke Melman
Total - 54 Points

North Carolina Tarheels vs. Virginia Cavaliers (30-10)
North Carolina Tarheels (Coach Jonathan Frances)
Eliahu Baars - 18 Points
Avrami Singer - 10 Points
Jordan Frances
Jason Frances - 2 Points
Avraham Gershon Abrams
Ami Ifrah
Ariel Baron
Yossi Miller
Total - 30 Points
Virginia Cavaliers (Coach Michael Ravin, Coach Moshe Broder)
Gadi Baron
Jeffrey Susser - 4 Points
Giddy Herschshander
Izzy Kates
Elie Mendlowitz
Shmuel Gabai
Ben Zwillinger - 4 Points
Daniel-Kay Mordehai - 2 Points
Total - 10 Points


Final Regular Season Standings
Maryland Terps - 6 Wins, 0 Losses
Virginia Cavaliers - 2 Wins, 3 Losses, 1 Tie
North Carolina Tarheels - 2 Wins, 4 Losses
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets - 1 Win, 4 Losses, 1 Tie

Leading Scorers
Meir Levy (U of Md) - 138 Points
Avi Moses (G Tech) - 80 Points
Avrami Singer (UNC) - 74 Points
Eliahu Baars (UNC) - 46 Points
Gadi Baron (UVA) - 46 Points

Girl's League - The NCAAs

California Blue vs. Tennessee Orange (12-2)
California Blue
Alexandra Carmeli
Danya Czarnolewski
Adina Wakschlag - 8 Points
Shayna Malka Sragg - 2 Points
Michelle Carmeli
Scheindel Ifrah
Ilana Braier - 2 Points
Bashe Goodman
Tzviya Melman
Tennessee Orange
Leah Meth
Sarah Ruchelman - 2 Points
Sarah Graff
Toba Cohen
Adina Felber
Ariella Baars
Bracha Baars
Malka Biberfeld


Standings
Texas Longhorns - 3 Wins, 0 Losses
California Blue - 2 Wins, 0 Losses
Tennesse Orange - 0 Wins, 2 Losses
Connecticut Huskies - 0 Wins, 3 Losses

Leading Scorers
Sarah Ruchelman (Texas) - 44 Points
Adina Wakshlag (Texas) - 24 Points
Shayna Malka Sragg (Texas) - 10 Points
Alexandra Carmeli (UConn) - 8 Points

Next Week's Schedule
Wednesday, February 11th
Skill of the Week: Overall Team Play
6PM - California Blue vs. Tennessee Orange
Sunday, February 15th
Skill of the Week: Overall Team Play
12:00 - California Blue vs. Tennessee Orange
1:00 - Semi Finals - Connecticut vs. Syracuse
2:00 - Semi-Finals - Georgetown vs. Pittsburgh
3:00 Semi-Finals - Georgia Tech vs. Maryland
4:00 - Semi-Finals - North Carolina vs. Virginia