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Falcons-Rams to play at Coney Island’s MCU Park

The Flatbush Falcons baseball team will once again take on MYHSAL rival Ramaz at a local minor league park, only this time it will be in the Falcons own back yard.  On Wednesday, 5/13, the Falcons will host the Ramaz Rams at MCU Park in Coney Island, home of the Brooklyn Cyclones. First pitch is

A New Direction for Boys Basketball at Flatbush

On a day with weather more suited to the football season than the baseball season, the Boys Basketball program took its first step into a new future when the new coaching staff for the 2015-16 season was introduced to the Flatbush basketball community.  Michael Gurock and Augusto Kennedy met with the returning members of the

In Favor of the Multi-Sport Athlete

Have you ever wondered if there is an advantage or disadvantage to specializing in one sport only?  This is the argument for the multi-sport athlete.  Read on!        Junior Michelle Harari and Senior Bobby Soffer are standout multi-sport athletes for Yeshivah of Flatbush   (The following is excerpted from the most recent posting on

Varsity Keeps Playoff Hopes Alive with Win Over MDY

Needing a win in the worst way, the Varsity Boys Soccer team brought their “A” game from the get go, took the early lead and never looked back in defeating crosstown rival Magen David by a score of 13-7 in the Falcons Nest Wednesday (4/29) night.  The win keeps the Falcons in the playoff picture, but they

JV Girls Stun SAR – Leave Riverdale with Victorious Tie

Trailing by one late in the fourth quarter, Monique Zeitoune scored the tying goal with under three minutes to play.  The defense continued to shut down the powerful SAR attack the rest of the period and throughout the overtime, giving the Falcon JV Girls a big lift and an “upset” tie with the Sting, 6-6, Monday

Flatbush Relays – A Great Day at the Races

Considering the cold and rainy – and snowy – Spring experienced this year, it was fantastic to finally have a truly seasonal day for the first-ever MYHSAL Track and Field meet in Brooklyn.  Midwood Field was the site for this historic occasion, and everything was just right for a delayed, but highly anticipated, first league

Varsity Girls Score a Big Win on Opening Day

The members of the Varsity Girls Softball team made the delay in getting the season started (rain out of the scheduled season opener last Monday) well worth the wait, as they defeated the visiting Wildcats of Central HS by a score of 13-7 Sunday afternoon at Calvert Vaux Fields in Coney Island. Defeating Central looked

Boys Blank YDE; Move to 2-0 on the Season

Sunday night (4/26), the Varsity Boys Tennis team showed that the performance against MDY was no fluke, as they followed up the season-opener with another 5-0 shutout, knocking off YDE, at Matchpoint NYC in Brooklyn. This time around, the Falcons were even sharper, dropping a total of only 4 games as a team.  Stepping up

Flatbush Track Athletes Run For IDF; Celebrate 67th Yom Haatzmaut

As part of the Community-Wide Celebration of Israel’s 67th Yom Haatzmaut, Magen David Yeshiva teamed up with Panim el Panim to “bring a meassage of Zionism through the Atzmaut Run.”  The marathon/walkathon took place on Thursday (4/23) in honor of the many solders of the IDF that put their lives on the line every day

Big Time Effort, Big Time Performance, Big Time Win for Boys Volleyball

The Flatbush boys bounced back with a huge team effort on Wednesday night (4/22), vaulting themselves back into the MYHSAL playoff picture with a dominating performance, defeating the HAFTR Hawks in straight sets in the Falcons Nest, winning 21-11, 21-14 and 21-19. The team’s first win seemed like ages ago, and coming off two straight