Earlier this year, the Beaver Country Day School Girls’ Varsity Basketball coach Sherry Levin was named head coach of the USA Jr. Girls Basketball team. The team recently returned home from competing in the 19th World Maccabiah Games held in Israel in July, gold medal in hand.
The World Maccabiah Games is the 3rd largest International sporting event which began in 1932. The unbroken chain of Maccabiah Games was started in 1953 and has continued every four years. Often referred to as the “Jewish Olympics”, over 9,000 athletes competed from 82 Countries.