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Flatbush Dominates Play, but Falls One Goal Short

The Falcons Varsity Boys Hockey team spotted their guests on goal early on, then dominated play the rest of the way.  However, the Solomon Schechter of Long Island defense made that one stand up to defeat Flatbush 1-0 in the Falcon’s Nest in Brooklyn on Thursday (11/20) night. This game was a lesson in why

G’day, Brooklyn! International Basketball Comes to Flatbush in December

This December, Yeshivah of Flatbush’s Athletic Department will welcome an international opponent when they take on the Boys and Girls Varsity and JV Basketball teams from St. Luke’s Grammar School of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. While in New York as part of a two week tour of the United States, the student-athletes from the

Despite Loss, Varsity Advances in Emunah/Rubenstein Memorial Tournament

Emunah/Rubenstein Tournament Coordinator and Flatbush Falcons Boys Basketball Head Coach filed the following report: Dear Players, Readers and Fans of Flatbush Basketball: Despite a close, 6 point loss to Heschel in the Preliminary Round of the 2014 Emunah/Rubenstein Varsity Tournament on Monday night, the Falcons remain in the competition for the championship by virtue of winning

Solid Defense Leads the Way over MDY; Middle Division Moves to 2-0 on the Season

Strong defense from the first puck drop until the final horn was the order of the day as the Flatbush Middle Division hockey team defeated cross-town rival Magen David Yeshiva 1-0 in the home opener for the Falcons. Sol Laniado was sharp in the pipes,  withstanding every challenge the Warriors could put forward.  And when

In Game of Streaks, Heschel Has Last Run in Varsity Emunah Tournament Opener

The Flatbush Falcons opened the 1st Emunah/Rubenstein Memorial Varsity Basketball Tournament on Monday hosting rival Heschel in game one of a tournament doubleheader in the Falcon’s Nest, and though they battled valiantly with a never-quit attitude, they fell one run short in falling the Heat 53-47. As appears the routine, Flatbush and their opponent of

Girls Varsity Turns Up the Heat on Heschel

Looking to get back on the winning track, the Flatbush Varsity Girls basketball team headed to Manhattan, and found the cure for their ailments in the Heschel Heat.  The Falcons scored early and often, and with stifling defense that included a shut-down 3rd period Flatbush cruised to a 68-32 victory over the Heat. Head Coach

JV Boys Get Revenge on Ramaz; Take 3rd Place in Emunah/Rubenstein Tournament

Experience is a great teacher, and the JV Falcons proved to be good learners in defeating Ramaz, 46-22, in the consolation game of the Emunah/Rubenstein Memorial JV Boys Basketball Tournament at SAR in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, NY on Sunday, 11/16 to finish 3rd overall in the prestigious event. The Falcons landed in

Flatbush Dance Team to Compete in “RIKUDIAH”

The field was announced for the Fifth Annual “Rikudiah” Inter-Yeshiva High School Dance Competition, hosted by Kushner Yeshiva.  Flatbush’s Dance Team will take on teams from Frisch, HAFTR, HANC, Hillel, Ilan, Ma’ayanot, Magen David Yeshiva, Ramaz, Kushner, SAR, Shulamith and Central (Yeshiva University’s High School for Girls).  The competition is set for Motzei Shabbat, Saturday

Flatbush Coaches Train for Emergency Situations; Staff Gets Certified in CPR/AED

“1-and-2-and-3-and-4-and . . .” So counted Coach Evelyn Shterenzer as she leaned over Annie, arms extended and palms flat on her chest, applying the proper chest compressions to restore her heartbeat.  Others circled around, watching her work, waiting to see if she would be successful. This was not the life or death situation it appeared