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Varsity Baseball to Open 2017 Campaign Today in Woodmere

The 2017 edition of the Kushner Cobras baseball team will be opening their 2017 season against HAFTR at North Woodmere park tonight at 7:00pm. The Cobras are excited to begin their season after falling to Frisch in the MYHSAL semifinals last season. Stay tuned to for all Kushner baseball news. 

Kushner Wrestling Climbs the Mountain

After a 5th place team finish last year and the graduation of 5 top 5 National place winners… Kushner was faced with what seemed to be an impossible task at the beginning of the 2016 season. The team was young and inexperienced and only returned three 5th place and one 4th place finisher from the […]

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Girl’s Swimming Makes a Splash

Kushner girls swim team had their first win of the season.  Facing tough competition against Maayanot, Kushner pulled ahead with the final score of 59-36. The meet took off to a great start with a 100 IM, having split the scores between the two teams.  Maayanot scored 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in the 25 Free […]

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RKYHS Girls Dance hosts Rikudiah

For the past few years, RKYHS has hosted the annual Rikudiah dance competition, an inter-Yeshiva, all women’s event including schools like Frisch, SAR, Ramaz, Flatbush, Ilan, Magen David, Hillel, Maayanot, and Westchester.  Kushner’s very own Mrs. Weinstein organizes the event.  However, in the past Kushner’s own team has been lackluster.  We had never added the […]

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Cobras Boys Varsity Basketball Team to Compete at Beth Tfiloh’s Weiner Varsity Basketball Tournament

The Cobras will board a bus Wednesday mourning and travel to Baltimore Maryland to compete in the Weiner tournament on the campus of Beth Tfiloh through Saturday evening. The Boys will compete in a 5 game round-robin tournament with the semi-finals being held Friday afternoon before Saturday evenings championship round. While in Baltimore athletic director […]

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Jerushalemy Buzzer Beater Leads Cobras

The Kushner Cobras defeated the Stars of Shaare Torah in dramatic fashion Monday night in Livingston 52-51. The Cobras and Stars played a see-saw game through until the beginning of the 4th quarter when Shaare began to heat up from behind the three point arc. The Stars took their largest lead of the game at […]

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Kushner defeats Shaare Torah in Brooklyn

After a long, traffic filled bus ride to Midwood Brooklyn Monday night, the Kushner Cobras shook off the rust and a lethargic start to defeat ShaareTorah 54-46. The Cobras trailing by 5 after the first and 6 into the locker room despite junior Sam Bernstein scoring 8 of his 10 points in the second period. […]

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Cobras Varsity Basketball to open up tonight

  The Cobras will open up tonight against the Hillel heat at 7:30, all fans are encouraged to come out and support the Cobras on what promises to be an exciting season. Dinner will  be provided to all students who come out to the game!

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Kushner Announces 2015-16 Boys JV and Varsity Basketball Schedules

  Today Athletic Director Rabbi Richard Kirsch along with coaches Jan Sandusky and David Ptalis rolled out the 2015-16 boys basketball schedule. Both the JV and Varsity Cobras will be home on October 14th to participate in a pre-season scrimmage against YDE. The Varsity Cobras, who open their regular season at home on October 27th […]

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Kushner Boys Soccer to Participate in the First Ever Yeshiva Outdoor Soccer Tournament

The Kushner Cobras boys soccer team will head to Philadelphia on Sunday October 18th to partake in the first annual Mid-Atlantic Yeshiva Boys Outdoor Soccer Tournament. The tournament, which includes teams from Flatbush in Brooklyn, Berman in Washington D.C., and host Kohelet Yeshiva is an all day affair. Be sure to log on to to […]

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