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Heschel Homecoming

By Talia Levin ‘20   On Tuesday, November 20th, the Heschel school hosted its second annual homecoming basketball game. Students, alumni, parents, and faculty crowded into the middle school gym to watch Heschel’s undefeated boys’ basketball team face off against the JEC High School team. They continued their winning streak […]

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Heschel Conflicts with Yeshiva League

By Raphaela Gold ‘21 and Talia Levin ‘20   Heschel has recently experienced conflicts with the regulations mandated by the Yeshiva League. The Yeshiva League, or more formally, the Metropolitan Yeshiva High School Athletic League, is a high school athletic league made up of 37 mostly-Orthodox Yeshivas and Jewish Day […]

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Sports Update

By Sarah Horvath ‘21 “It has been a great start for fall season sports and we’re looking forward [to] our winter and spring seasons also being very successful,” coach and physical education teacher Jezel Rodriguez explained. Cross Country has had an incredible season. Junior Leah Namdar-Cohen took first place in […]

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Homecoming Brings a Win for the Team and for Students

By Sophia Daniels ‘18 On November 21st, the Heschel community gathered to show support for the boys’ varsity basketball team for our first Homecoming event. The bleachers were filled with an estimated 80 fans that included current students, friends, family, and alumni. Senior Grade Representative and Spirit Council member Leila […]

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Volleyball: A Year in Review

By Hadder Kaplun ’19 Despite a loss to Long Island Lutheran in the semi-finals, the Girls Varsity Volleyball Team put together a successful season, one of many accomplishments. Jezel Rodriguez, who coached the team, was very happy with the season. The team won eight out of its ten games, unfortunately […]

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Sports Success

By: Haddar Kaplun ‘19 Heschel’s sports teams have met great success this year. While there were no teams that earned a championship banner, there is much to take pride in and a lot to look forward to next year. Heschel’s sports teams displayed an abundance of unity and relentlessness. Additionally, […]

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Livestreaming: the Pros and Cons

By: Jonas Plaut 18′ On a national level, live-streaming has changed the way that people view sports. Viewership numbers online have increased exponentially over the past few years. Live-streaming capability has filtered down to college sports and, yes, even high school sports. Case in point: live streaming of the Boys […]