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Shalhevet news online: When we know it, you'll know it

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AGGRESSIVE: Junior Nathan Sellam drove to the hoop in front of the YULA crowd as the Shalhevet Firehawks defeated the YULA Panthers 51-43 last Thursday night. Nathan had eight points, the second-most on the team.

Firehawks see two wins as both varsity teams defeat YULA

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor January 11, 2022

This week featured three classic Shalhevet - YULA basketball rivalry matchups. The Firehawks came away with two wins, the girls winning last Monday night, and the boys varsity team on Thursday night.  The...

CELEBRATE: The Firehawks bench erupted in enthusiasm as the final buzzer went off in the championship game against the Milken Wildcats in the Milken Classic Basketball Tournament. The Firehawks won 55-46 with Avi Halpert scoring 26 points.

Firehawk boys win championship at Milken basketball tournament

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor December 13, 2021

For the second time in school history, the Shalhevet boys Firehawks have won the annual Milken Classic Basketball Tournament in Bel Air, beating the tournament host Milken Wildcats 55-46 on Dec. 3.  The...

POWER: Firehawk co-captain Talia Tizabi dribbles around a Ramaz defender in the quarterfinals game on Friday. The Firehawks won that game 60-47, and Talia went on to be named tournament MVP. To see more pictures, click on Gallery above.

Backed by cheering crowd, Firehawk girls defeat Berman Cougars to win their second Glouberman championship

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor November 12, 2021

At around 11 o’clock Saturday night, the frenzied cheers of the home crowd swept through a packed gym as the Shalhevet Firehawk girls team emerged with its second championship in the school’s annual...

CLOSE: Berman lead after the first half of the game 36-29, but Shalhevet took the lead in the second half winning 71-64. Sophomore Yalee Schwartz dribbles down the court in the first quarter.

GLOUBERMAN DAY 1: A comeback and a landslide open Firehawks’ Glouberman as both boys’ and girls’ teams win

By Benjamin Gamson, Editor-in-Chief November 4, 2021

Both Shalhevet basketball teams won last night, the Shalhevet girls team defeating Berman Hebrew Academy of Rockville, Md., 71-64 in a come-from-behind victory, and the boys team in a dominant 63-39...

HYPE: Junior Dani Kunin cheers into the microphone during the pep rally Friday as students and players get excited for the upcoming Steve Glouberman Basketball Tournament, which starts Nov. 3.

Spirit, swag and real competition are back as Glouberman returns to gym

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor November 2, 2021

Students will once again be seen peeking down from the second-floor hallway into the gym trying to catch a glimpse of a basketball game in the middle of the school day. The downstairs hallways will again...

DEFENSE: Firehawk players chased YULA’s kick returner after Asher Taxon’s kickoff.  The Sept. 13 game was played at Rancho Cienega Sports Complex in South Los Angeles.

Firehawk boys, girls flag football teams trounce YULA in first games since 2019

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor October 13, 2021

Both boys and girls Shalhevet Firehawks flag football teams came out victorious against the YULA Panthers last month, the girls winning 14-7 and the boys 16-6. Senior Adam Hertzberg had publicized the...

PRESENTATION: The  crowd at Bonita Vista High School in Chula Vista crowd looks on as  Coach Ryan Coleman accepts the runner-up plaque from the home team’s athletic director.

‘A lot of emotion on this team’ — Coach Ryan reflects on a season of records and heartbreak for boys basketball

By Benjamin Gamson, Editor-in-Chief September 6, 2021

When Shalhevet lost to the Marina Vikings in the CIF Southern Section Division 3A semi-finals on June 4, most people thought the Firehawks’ basketball season was over.  But it wasn't.  Because...

BOARDS:  Members of the Shalhevet Surf Club, along with Judaic Studies teacher Dr. Shiela Keiter, met several times during the summer and plan to continue in the 2021-22 school year.
They are, from left, Dr. Keiter,  Adam Hertzberg, Akiva Rubin, Lippe Popack and Gabriella Bentolila.

Surf’s up and cowabunga, quarantine saw many more students and faculty catching the waves

By Elliot Serure, Staff Writer September 1, 2021

During the pandemic, new and established Shalhevet surfers found themselves zooming through frigid California waves at the crack of dawn, before returning to their computers to Zoom into class.  With...

Devin Booker had an email interview in 2016 with the Boiling Points Jordan Fields.

BP ARCHIVE: One-on-one with Phoenix shooting guard Devin Booker

By Jordan Fields, Staff Writer July 11, 2021

Editors Note: In the spring of 2016, then-BP staff writer Jordan Fields interviewed then-rookie Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns over email. At the time, Booker was the youngest player in the NBA and had...

VIDEO: Shalhevet faces YULA in baseball May 16, 2021

By Jacob Hoenig, Video Staff June 14, 2021

For more on the game, click here for Benjamin Gamson's full report.

AGGRESSIVE: Senior Ze’ev Remer dribbles into the paint in a hard-fought CIF semifinals game against the Marina Vikings. He scored 37 points in the game at Marina High School in Huntington Beach.

Firehawks fall just short of advancing to CIF Div. 3A championship, losing to Marina Vikings 76-74

By Noah Elad, Sports Editor June 4, 2021

The Shalhevet Firehawks fell just short of advancing to the CIF Div. 3A championship, losing in a nail-biting game to the Marina Vikings 76-74 on Thursday night in the semifinals.  An optimistic...

TOP: Avi Halpert scored 28 points, the most in the game.

Firehawks advance to CIF Div. 3A semifinals as gym capacity rebounds from pandemic

By Noah Elad and Mai Sultan June 3, 2021

The Shalhevet Firehawks advanced to the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Southern Section Division 3A semifinals after a win against the El Segundo Eagles 67-52 on Tuesday, marking the first...

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