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Valley Torah boys’ basketball makes history, wins Div. VI-AA championship

by Jeremy Fine

March 7, 2011 | 2:38 pm

This is great news!!! Check out the article below by Jacob H. Pollon of the DailyNews.com. So great I decided to post it instead of twitting it. If you like High School BBall this is a great story.

The Valley Torah boys’ basketball team’s season couldn’t have been scripted any better than if it were written in Hollywood.

The top-seeded Wolfpack got off to a horrible start in the first quarter and trailed by nine points with 7:30 remaining, but reeled off 18 of the final 20 points to defeat No. 2 Bishop Diego 58-51 in the Southern Section Div. VI-AA championship game at Mater Dei late Saturday night.

The Valley Village-based religious school becomes the first ever Orthodox Jewish program to win a Southern Section championship, and it came in movie-like fashion.

Read more at DailyNews.com.


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Rabbi Jeremy Fine is the Assistant Rabbi at Temple of Aaron in St. Paul MN. He was ordained from the Jewish Theological Seminary where he also received a Masters in Jewish...

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