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Results and Photos from 2016

Results and Photos from the 2016 Jr. JCC Maccabi Games

The Mid-Atlantic Jr Games took place Sunday, May 15 at the Katz JCC in Cherry HIll.  This is a one-day sporting competition for Jewish athletes ages 10-12.  Each year kids from PA, NJ, NY, MB, DE and CT gather together for a day of sport and a celebration of Jewish identity. There were over 700 athletes this year.

The Philadelphia area divides into neighborhood delegations at this age level:  Team Kaiserman, Team Montgomery Co, Team Center City and Team Bucks County.  Athletes participate in baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis and swim for the Gold.  Philadelphia had another successful year at the Jr Games bringing home lots of bling and memories/friendships for a lifetime.  Below are the medal results:

TEAM KAISERMAN

  • Swim : Won 22 gold, 16 silver and 13 bronze medals.
  • Tennis: Sloan Steinberg (Gold 10yr old boys);  Evyn Stone (Gold 10 yr old girls);  Josh Finkle (Gold 11 yr old Boys);  Lexi Bari (Gold 12 yr old girls)
  • Girls Basketball: Gold
  • Boys Basketball: Silver in B Bracket 

TEAM MONTGOMERY CO.

  • Girls Soccer: Gold (Blue Team
  • Boys Basketball: Silver in A Bracket (was the #1 seed going into semis)  

TEAM BUCKS CO.

  • Swim: Overall 3rd place in swim meet.  Won 17 gold, 4 silver and 7 bronze

TEAM CENTER CITY 

  • Boys Basketball: Gold in B bracket