Boys 8th Grade Elementary School Basketball
|Magen David Yeshivah||43|
|JEC/ PLAYOFFS SWISH TOURNAMENT||35|
The first Quarter Final matchup was between Magen David Yeshiva from Brooklyn facing JEC from Elizabeth NJ. MDY raced out to a quick 17-6 lead in the opening half. JEC started to slow the game down and crept back into it and trailed by a score of 21-18 at halftime. MDY applied their full court pressure and opened up a 32-24 lead with 9 minutes remaining in the game. JEC hung in there and, with a couple of 3's, closed the gap to 5 points, with under a minute left. MDY hit their Free Throws and finally secured a 43-35 victory to move into the semi finals.
Leading scorers for MDY was Jack Cohen and Allie Dweck with 10 points each. Ikey Rozehzadeh led JEC with 15 points and was selected as the Tournament All Star from JEC.