In light of the Miller football predictions and football updates, here’s a link to a local high school football team that made it into the New York Times. Scheck Hillel Community School in North Miami Beach is one of the historic few Jewish schools to participate in varsity football.
Read the article here…
By SAMUEL G. FREEDMAN
Published: October 18, 2013
NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Early Thursday morning at a Jewish high school here, Elan Kainen donned the prayer shawl that had been a gift from his maternal grandfather and recited the prayers of the Shacharit service. Nine hours later, he went through another ritual, one involving pads, cleats and a helmet, as he suited up for what might be the final game of his high school football career.
The Hurricanes of Scheck Hillel Community School were going up against a conference rival, the Berean Christian School Bulldogs, with a spot in the postseason playoffs hanging in the balance.
Link to full article – South Florida Football Team New York Times