The MDY warriors faced off against the Hillel Heat in their first game in 20 months and first game of the Magen David Preseason Tournament on Sunday October 17. The Warriors came out rusty but still led 21-19 at the half behind 6 points each from Allie Dweck and Asher Melamed.
The Heat came out hot in second half led by 10 3rd quarter points from Elliot Braha led the Heat with 10 3rd quarter points as the Heat led 33-31.
The Warriors played through big Man David Sakkal in the 4th quarter as he had 4 points and 2 assists. The quarter was capped off by a big 3 by Jack Cohen. The Warriors won 49-46. Asher Melamed was the Warrior’s highest scorer with 10 points and added 12 rebounds and 4 blocks. They are now 0-0 in league play and 1-0 overall.