Long Island's Estee Ackerman has risen in national table tennis rankings despite abstaining from play on Shabbat.
By Marcy Oster
An 11-year-old New York girl was disqualified from the 2012 U.S. National Table Tennis Championships when she opted not to play her final match, which fell on Shabbat. More ▸
A man who spent his adolescence on New York subway trains is one of at least two Jewish athletes who will be competing for the United States in this year’s Paralympics. More ▸