• Girls Basketball Falls To University In ECT

    No Verona player made it out of the single digits as the Verona High School girls basketball fell, 73-21, to Essex County powerhouse University High School in Newark. The game was all University from the opening tip....

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  • Verona, Cedar Grove Square Off In Cancer Fundraiser

    Last night was the third annual Hoops For Hope cancer fundraiser between the Verona and Cedar Grove High School girls basketball teams. All of the proceeds from the game went to two Cedar Grove Fire Department members...

    • Posted 7 days ago
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  • Verona Girls Overwhelms Nutley In ECT Opener

    Desiree Meyer led the Verona High School girls basketball team to an upset 41-30 victory over Nutley in the first round of the Essex County Tournament. While Meyers had used three-pointers to power Verona past Caldwell earlier...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Meyer Powers Girls Hoops Past Caldwell

    Before they took to the gym at Verona High School yesterday afternoon, the VHS and Caldwell girls basketball teams had met twice this season, earning a win for each in fairly even-handed games. Yesterday, however, it was...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Courter, Reed Feted On Girls Hoops’ Senior Night

    The Verona High School girls basketball team celebrated its seniors on Thursday, February 1, before playing a tight game against Glen Ridge. Cecilia “CC” Courter, who has consistently been a high scorer for VHS, will be graduating...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Boys Basketball Recognizes Seniors

    There are only two seniors on this year’s Verona High School boys basketball team, but last night was their moment to shine even a bit more than they usually do on the court. Joe Zecchino, the team’s...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Girls Basketball Beats Cedar Grove

    Playing at home, the Verona High School girls basketball team easily beat Cedar Grove yesterday afternoon, 38-25. Kylee Gallagher, a sophomore, led the scoring for Verona, with 11 points. She also led in the paint, with nine...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Holiday Tournament Wins For Hockey, Basketball, Wrestling

    Verona High School re-opens from the holiday break on Tuesday with a few more testaments to its athletic strength. The VHS girls basketball team opened the Holiday Classic among teams from the western part of Essex County,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Basketball, Hockey, Wrestling Have Holiday Tournaments

    There may be no school in Verona during the week between Christmas and New Year’s, but there is plenty of sports action, with holiday tournaments for basketball, hockey and wrestling. The hockey team that Verona High School...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Travis Jocelyn’s Basketball Journey

    In the fifth and seventh grades, Travis Jocelyn was denied acceptance to the local travel basketball team. Now he’s getting ready to play ball at a Division III school. The Verona High School senior overcame adversity to achieve his...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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