Hapoel Fall Soccer - 5765 (2004) - Finals

The HSSSC Player Honors – Play-Off Finals

Play-Off Finals Honors
The Hapoel Soccer Club Awards Committee has selected numerous Players of the Week. This includes:

The “Play Hard” Players of the Week:
• A player from the G'dola League never gave up, scored three goals, and nearly edged the Regular Season Black Cheetahs for the G'dola League Grand Final. This player from the Chevron Green Slime is... Noach Aryeh Schwartz.
• His consistent improvements continues to impress the Hapoel Awards Committee. From the Yerushalayim Blue Bears... Ze'ev Katz.
• Another spectacular play-off game for a Hapoel G'dola League player who year-in-and-year-out shines during the play-offs. This player plays for the Yerushalayim Blue Bears and his name is... Jonathan Galitzer.
• Four players for the Yerushalayim Blue Sharks in the Boy's K'tana K'tana League played especially hard today. These four young men are.. Avi Warshawsky, Nathanial Felber, Daniel Zweben, and Max Elikan.
• This player from the Chevron Green Crocs in the Girl's K'tana League showed today that she may be the most improved player in the Hapoel League. For her gorgeous performance today, this Play Hard Award goes to... Tova Kwiat.
• Three players on the Tiveria Red Lions in the Girl's K'tana League played particularly "tough". They were fearless and may have each played their best games of the season. These three Play Hard Awards go to... Danielle Galitzer, Falicia Elenberg, and Adena Miller.
• Three goals in a very tight K'tana League Grand Final. This player from the Tsfat Black Cheetahs impressed the league all season and today's Grand Final was no different. This Play Hard Award goes to... Yoshi Tanenbaum.

The “Play Smart” Players of the Week:
• This girl scored the Over-Time game-winning goal to win the semi-finals and today she scored the Over-Time game-winning goal to win the K'tana Girl's Grand Final. This Smart Player for the Tsfat Black Cheetahs is... Bruria Hammer-Bleich.
• Two players for the Tsfat Black Cheetahs in the Boy's K'tana K'tana League scored three goals and two goals respectively today but that is not why they are getting Play Smart Awards. They are getting Play Smart Awards for their gorgeous passes. These players are... Nathan Schachter and Jacob Mellman.
• This Play Smart Award goes to a young women from the Girl's K'tana League who played very Smart today. And, she had two goals to prove it. This player from the Tiveria Red Lions is... Tzviya Melman.
• This player from the Boy's K'tana League played a great game as a goalie for the Chevron Green Crocs. And, when he was asked to come out of goal and score a goal, he did this all but immediately. A very smart player and a very talented young man. The Hapoel Awards Committee awards this final Play Smart Player of the Week Award to a young man that is named... Sammy Melman.

The “Mensch” Players of the Week:
• This Mensch Player of the Week has played defense all season for the Yerushalayim Blue Bears of the Boy's K'tana K'tana League. As a defender, he's like a rock. Today, for his game against the Tiveria Red Lions, he was asked to play defense and was also expected to come forward and take some shots on goal. He had an enormous amount of responsibility today and... he rose to the occasion. With little time left in Triple Over-Time, this young man stepped up and smashed the ball into the back of the net to win the K'tana Boy's Consolation Final. For a gorgeous performance today and for his extreme menschlikite, this first Mensch Award goes to... Yaakov Edinger.
• The second and final Mensch Player of the Week goes to a young man from the Boy's K'tana K'tana League who plays for the Chevron Green Crocs. While so many people around him were talking about how difficult it will be to play against the undefeated Tiveria Red Lions, which it was, this young man was focused on one thing and one thing only: playing the best personal and team game that he was capable of playing. And, he was greatly rewarded for his focus and effort. He scored the game winning goal in the K'tana K'tana Grand Final with seconds remaining in Double Over-Time. And, adding to this special player and this special goal, this young man is only in First Grade. For a beautiful game today and for his extreme menschlikite today and throughout the season, this second Mensch Award goes to... Yehuda Edelstein.

G'dola Boys Play-Off Finals
G'dola Boys Scores
Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 - Chevron Green Slime 3
Tsfat (Jesse Wilcox 3 Goals, Saadia Tuchman 1 Goal), Chevron (Noach Aryeh Schwartz 3 Goals)
Yerushalayim Blue Bears 1 - Tiveria Red Lions 0 (OT)
Yerushalayim (Jonathan Galitzer 1 Goal, Noah Zweben 1 Assist)

Another Over-Time Match in the Hapoel C'ships: Giddy Herschander puts the moves on Ari Wilcox.

G'dola Boys Grand Final Champions
Tsfat Black Cheetahs
Coach Abrams, Jesse Wilcox, Saadia Tuchman, Jason Kardon, Avraham Gershon Abrams, Dovi Miller, Tzvi Sanders, Aaron Feldman, and Eliezer Shames.

G'dola Boys Consolation Final Champions
Yerushalayim Blue Bears
Coach Katz, Ari Wilcox, Jonathan Galitzer, Noah Zweben, Isaac Gould, Danny Weiss, Ze'ev Katz, Yaakov Cohen, Shalom Sukol, and Avraham David Sanders

G'dola Boys Play-Off Leading Scorers
Player/Team
Jesse Wilcox/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 15 Points, 7 Goals, and 1 Assist - Play-Off Record for Goals and Points scored in the Play-Offs.
Noach Aryeh Schwartz/Chevron Green Slime 10 Points, 5 Goals - #2 Play-Off Record for Goals and Points scored in the Play-Offs.
Saadia Tuchman/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 Points, 2 Goals
Jonathan Galitzer /Yerushalayim Blue Bears 4 Points, 2 Goals
Aaron Feldman /Tsfat Black Cheetahs 2 Points, 1 Goal
Noah Zweben /Yerushalayim Blue Bears 1 Point, 1 Assist
Ze'ev Katz /Yerushalayim Blue Bears 1 Point, 1 Assist

 

K'tana Boys Play-Off Finals
K'tana Boys Scores
Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 - Chevron Green Crocs 2
Tsfat (Danny Dasher 1 Goal, Yoshi Tanenbaum 3 Goals, Yonah Soskin 1 Assist), Chevron (Naftali Schwartz 1 Goal and 1 Assist, Sammy Melman 1 Goal)
Tiveria Red Lions 0 - Yerushalayim Blue Bears 1 (3OT)
Yerushalayim (Yaakov Edinger, 1 Goal)

The Thrill of Victory: Yaakov Edinger after his game winning goal in Triple Over-Time.

K'tana Boys Grand Final Champions
Tsfat Black Cheetahs
Coach Abrams, Daniel Dasher, Naftali Simcha Swartz, Yitzi Feldman, Aaron Komarow, Huda Mendlowitz, Yoshi Tanenbaum, Yonaton Abrams, Yonah Soskin, and Daniel Israel

K'tana Boys Consolation Final Champions
Yerushalayim Blue Bears
Coach Wallach, Coach Elenberg, Coach Fisher, Naftali Ginsburg, Eli Bookstaber, Robert Elenberg, Moshe Schorr, Avi Denicoff, Benjamin Taragin, Zvi Wallach, Dovid Nachman Fisher, Yaakov Edinger, and Meir Retter

K'tana Boy's Play-Off Leading Scorers
Player/Team
Yoshi Tanenbaum / Tsfat Black Cheetahs 6 Points, 3 Goals and 0 Assists
Daniel Dasher/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 6 Points, 3 Goals and 0 Assists
Naftali Schwartz/Chevron Green Crocs 3 Points, 1 Goal and 1 Assist
Yonaton Abrams/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 2 Points, 1 Goal
Yaakov Edinger /Yerushalayim Blue Bears 2 Points, 1 Goal
Sammy Melman /Chevron Green Crocs 2 Points, 1 Goal
Avrohom Mond /Chevron Green Crocs 2 Points, 1 Goal
Jesse Zweben/Chevron Green Crocs 2 Points, 1 Goal
Avi Pines/Tiveria Red Lions 2 Points, 1 Goal
Yonah Soskin/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 1 Point, 1 Assist
Yitzi Feldman/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 1 Point, 1 Assist

 

K'tana K'tana Play-Off Finals
K'tana K'tana Boys Scores
Chevron Green Crocs 2 - Tiveria Red Lions 1 (2OT)
Chevron (Own Goal, Yehuda Edelstein 1 Goal), Tiveria (Jeremy Kardon 1 Goal)
Tsfat Black Cheetahs 7 - Yerushalayim Blue Sharks 0
Tsfat (Nathan Schachter 3 Goals, Feivel Cohen 2 Goals, Jacob Melman 2 Goals)

Coach Feldman and Yehuda Edelstein after Edelstein scores the game-winning goal in Double Over-Time.

K'tana K'tana Boys Grand Final Champions
Chevron Green Crocs
Coach Levine, Coach Feldman, Coach Komarow, Coach Black, Binyamin Edelstein, Meir Komarow, Dovid Levine, Elli Feldman, Yehuda Edelstein, Jacob Black, Binyamin Feldman, Yaakov Levine, and Eli ShemTov

K'tana K'tana Boys Consolation Final Champions
Tsfat Black Cheetahs
Coach Cohen, Coach Ferneau, Nathan Schachter, Gil Melkin, Yoni Ferneau, Eli Seemann, Feivel Cohen, Sachy Cohen, Eli Horn, Jacob Mellman, and Jonathan Kreisler

K'tana K'tana Boy's Play-Off Leading Scorers
Player/Team
Yehuda Edelstein/Chevron Green Crocs 8 Points, 4 Goals Ties the Play-Off Record for Goals and Points scored in the Play-Offs.
Binyamin Edelstein/Chevron Green Crocs 6 Points, 3 Goals
Jeremy Kardon/Tiveria Red Lions 6 Points, 3 Goals
Nathan Schachter/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 6 Points, 3 Goals
Jacob Melman/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 Points, 2 Goals
Feivel Cohen/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 Points, 2 Goals
Binyamin Feldman/Chevron Green Crocs 3 Points, 1 Goal and 1 Assist
Micky Pines/Tiveria Red Lions 2 Points, 1 Goal
Daniel Ginsburg/Tiveria Red Lions 2 Points, 1 Goal

 

G'dola Girls Finals
G'dola Girls Grand Final Scores - (Co-Champions)
Yerushalayim Purple 4 - Haifa Blue Dolphins 4
Yerushalayim (Rivka Malka Swartz 2 Goals, Atara Gedalowitz 2 Goals), Haifa (Toba Cohen 1 Goal, Elisheva Swartz 1 Goal, Sara Bracha Cohen 1 Goal, Simona Dalin 1 Goal)

Rivka Malka Swartz, who finished the day with 2 Goals, in Action.

G'dola Girl's Play-Off Leading Scorers
Player
Rivka Malka Swartz 6 Points, 3 Goals
Atara Gedalowitz 6 Points, 3 Goals
Elisheva Swartz 4 Points 2 Goals
Simona Dalin 4 Points, 2 Goals
Adina Wakschlag 2 Points, 1 Goal
Toba Cohen 2 Points, 1 Goal
Sara Bracha Cohen 2 Points, 1 Goal
Dina Siegel 2 Points, 1 Goal


K'tana Girls Play-Off Finals
K'tana Girls Scores
Yerushalayim Blue Teddy Bears 0 - Tsfat Black Cheetahs 1 (OT)
Tsfat (Bruria Hammer-Bleich 1 Goal)
Tiveria Red Lions 2 - Chevron Green Crocs 0
Tiveria (Tzviya Melman 2 Goals, Sheindel Ifrah 1 Assist, Danielle Galitzer 1 Assist)

Thea Ornstein moves the ball up-field. The Black Cheetahs won 1-0 in Over-Time.

K'tana Girls Grand Final Champions
Tsfat Black Cheetahs
Coach Frankl, Bruria Hammer-Bleich, Sarah McNally, Thea Ornstein, Ariella Baars, Bracha Baars, Miriam Frankl, and Sara Byer

K'tana Girls Consolation Final Champions
Tiveria Red Lions
Coach Elenberg, Coach Elenberg, Bashe Goodman, Sheindel Ifrah, Sarah Miriam Sukol, Tzviya Melman, Danielle Galitzer, Falicia Elenberg, and Adena Miller

 

K'tana Girl's Play-Off Leading Scorers
Player/Team
Bruria Hammer-Bleich/Tsfat Black Cheetahs 4 Points, 2 Goals
Tzviya Melman/ Tiveria Red Lions 4 Points, 2 Goals
Kayla Cohen/ Yerushalayim Blue Teddy Bears 2 Points, 1 Goal
Emma Hofman/ Yerushalayim Blue Teddy Bears 2 Points, 1 Goal
Sheindel Ifrah/ Tiveria Red Lions 1 Point, 1 Assist
Danielle Galitzer / Tiveria Red Lions 1 Point, 1 Assist