The Boiling Point

Alex Rubel
Alex joined the Boiling Point as a staff writer in his sophomore year, rose to Sports Editor in his junior year and is serving as both Sports Editor and Senior Editor this year. Aside from journalism, Alex loves playing and watching sports, flying planes and following the stock market.

Alex Rubel, Senior Editor

May 07, 2020
A blue-and-white parade of cars celebrates Israel Independence Day in the age of Covid (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Schedule change hopes to restore more normal hustle and bustle to online school day (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Remer: All school sports shut down to contain coronavirus (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Sarachek Tournament cancelled as coronavirus outbreak closes YU (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Overtime loss eliminates Firehawk girls from CIF playoffs (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Firehawks girls beat Cal Lutheran in a Hawks-vs-Hawks playoff opener (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Boys basketball team advances in CIF playoffs (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Girls soccer team demolishes Panthers, will advance to CIF playoffs Thursday (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Shalhevet remembers growing up with Kobe (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
Firehawks beat Panthers 3-2 in heated rivalry matchup (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
Firehawk girls win their first-ever Milken basketball championship (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Day two brings two more wins for Firehawks (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Both Firehawk teams dominate on opening day at Glouberman (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
‘Midnight madness’ planned for championship games as Glouberman gears up for Wednesday start (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Basement is back, along with new bleachers and a larger robotics lab (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Coleman now leads varsity girls and boys, Remer coaches JV (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Hiller fills the scorecard as Firehawk girls dominate Panthers in flag football (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
New student-led committee will approve chesed hours (Story)
May 23, 2019
‘Ranked Choice’ replaces ‘Instant Runoff’ as new election format in first Just Community decision this year (Story)
May 13, 2019
Shalhevet announces it has suspended play against Valley Torah in basketball (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Administration asks for more compliance with dress code (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
At Sarachek, reigning champion Firehawks win it again (Story)
Mar 18, 2019
Aiming to break records, Firehawks headed to Sarachek championship game for fourth straight year (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
No winner, no loser as Firehawks and Panthers battle it out in rivalry soccer showdown (Story)
Dec 23, 2018
In new YULA gym, Firehawks topple Panthers with buzzer-beating shot (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
Security team announces lockdown drill Thursday (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
In Glouberman’s 4th year, Firehawk boys and SAR girls dominate (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Oct 31, 2018
World Series loss saddens most – but not all – Shalhevet baseball fans (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Excitement, optimism at Shalhevet as Dodgers advance to World Series (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Town Hall mostly defends Justice Kavanaugh as conversation stays civil (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
‘LA-BRON!’ Blockbuster deal thrills Laker fans (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Go-ahead touchdown late in fourth quarter propels Firehawks past rival YULA Panthers (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
From Ph.Ds to scuba-divers, nine new teachers join faculty for 2018-19. (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Slumbering in the sukkah? (Story)