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Weekly Roundup: Kushner Athletics

This week was a busy one for the Kushner athletics department and next week is a busy one as well. We started off on Sunday, by winning second place at the first ever outdoor yeshiva soccer tournament hosted by Kohelet Yeshiva High School in Merion Station, PA. The JV Basketball team had a scrimmage vs.

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 19 – October 25

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School, October 19 – October 25 MONDAY October 19, 2015 6:45 PM Girls Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Ramaz SCHEDULE TUESDAY October 20, 2015 No events happening WEDNESDAY October 21, 2015 No events happening THURSDAY October 22, 2015 8:15 PM Boys Boys Junior Varsity

Boys Varsity Basketball goes 1-1 in a week full of preseason games

This week was a big one for the boys varsity basketball team at RKYHS. Going 1-1 with a loss vs. Frisch in the MDY Tournament and a hard-fought win vs. Derech HaTorah in a preseason scrimmage. While the Frisch game wasn’t so pretty, the Derech HaTorah game was a nail-biter and it really came down

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

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

Olivia Plotsker’s 7 kills not enough as Kushner falls to Ramaz

  Despite Olivia Plotsker’s 7 kills and Arielle Farin’s 3 aces, the Kushner Cobra’s Varsity Volleyball team was unable to overcome 23 missed serves in losing to Ramaz in 3 sets in the first home match of the 2015-16 season (Oct 27). Arielle Savitz notched 2 kills, Olivia and Captain Ariella Shua each tacked on

Kushner Varsity Basketball “Adopts” new teamate

As his name was announced, nine-year-old Lucas Reiling zoomed in his wheelchair through two lines of Rae Kushner Yeshiva High School varsity basketball players, who high-fived him as he passed. Reiling, of New Providence, was diagnosed with brain cancer when he was 23 months old. The basketball team “adopted” Lucas through Friends of Jaclyn, a

Kushner Boy’s Swimming is in Full Swing

The boy’s swimming team had the second practices in the evening on 9/26/2015. The swimmers worked out while having a lot of fun.  With the large number of swimmers signed up and the early season start, the team is looking forward to a great season. The team practices at the Gold Gym on Route 10

Boys Varsity Basketball to Open Season at MDY Tournament

The 2015-2016 Kushner Cobras will return to the hardwood Monday October 12 in the first round of the pre-season Magen David tournament. The Cobras have the tough task of playing the defending national champion, Frisch Cougars in the opening round to take place at JEC in Elizabeth. Stay tuned to for all your fall

30 attend girls volleyball tryouts!

Preliminary roster selections stacked with 12 on JV and 11 on Varsity. Will add more as season progresses. Five new players join the varsity squad and hopes to fill the loss of our 2015 big play graduating seniors to get back in the playoffs. Five returning Sophomores will anchor the core of the JV crew.