Sport

Grand final glory for Maccabi juniors

TWO Maccabi basketball teams won grand finals on the weekend while another two lost in the biggest match of the season.

Double success on Old Boys’ Day

A BUMPER home crowd at Lyne Park for Maccabi Rugby Club’s annual Old Boys’ and Family Day had plenty to cheer about last Saturday.

Gold medallist going to Maccabiah Games

FOUR-TIME Paralympian, dual gold medallist and world record holder Matt Levy will be competing for Australia at the 2017 Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Sydney crowned champions

AFTER an almost flawless seven months of football Sydney FC capped off an historic season by defeating Melbourne Victory in a penalty shootout in the A-League grand final on Sunday night.

Water polo’s Sharp shooter

Rising Jewish junior water polo player Matthew Sharp's success on the national stage continued late last month when he contributed strongly to his UNSW West Magpies team's bronze medal win.

Competing against an Olympic gold-medalist

YOUNG Australian Jewish swimmer Kyron Israelsohn will compete against American Olympic gold-medallist Anthony Ervin at the Maccabiah Games.

Top results for karate kids

KARATE’S inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games is sending ripples of excitement through the sport, and young Jewish Australians are putting themselves in the frame for future selection with some impressive results.

Maccabi wins opener

MACCABI rugby club’s first grade team got their 2017 Jeffrey Cup season off to the best possible start at their home ground, Lyne Park, last Saturday, thrashing Lane Cove 48-0.

Junior swimmers shine on national stage

JEWISH swimmers from Victoria and New South Wales performed strongly at the National Age Swimming Championships in Brisbane last week.

Levy set world record at National Championships

MATT Levy broke a world record at the National Swimming Championships in Brisbane last week.