• Hoops For Hope Fundraiser Nets $2,600 For Brain Cancer Research

    The girls basketball teams of Verona and Cedar Grove high schools came together on Friday night for a game that produced a big win–for brain cancer research. The Hoops for Hope fundraiser was initiated last year by...

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  • Kate Ashley Leads Verona In State Track Championship

    Kate Ashley had another outstanding performance Friday at the State Group Track & Field Championships in Toms River. In the first event of the night–the 400m race–Ashley got boxed in behind several runners, forcing her into the...

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  • Boys Basketball Clinches Share Of Colonial Title

    On Thursday night at the Verona High School gym, the Hillbillies beat Orange High School 60-47 to clinch a share of the Colonial division title in the Super Essex Conference. Bloomfield and Orange will also get a...

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  • Boys Hoops Falls To Columbia At Buzzer

    Verona had a 35-23 lead over Columbia High School going into the second half of the third round of the Essex County Tournament on Saturday afternoon but couldn’t maintain it down the stretch, ending in a heartbreaking...

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  • Boys, Girls Basketball Advance In ECT

    The Verona boys and girls basketball teams played in the second round of the Essex County Tournament on Friday afternoon, both capturing victories in convincing, double-digit fashion. Verona boys, the 11-seed, beat 23-seed Nutley 57-46 and the...

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  • Volleyball Honors For Carly Waterman

    PrepVolleyball.com, which covers that sport across the country, has given Verona High School junior Carly Waterman two noteworthy honors.  Last week, Waterman was selected as a Junior National Player of the Year finalist, one of just 52 players in the...

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  • Rutgers Honors Fred Hill With Training Complex

    Last Tuesday, Rutgers University held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the training complex named in honor of its former long-time baseball coach, Fred Hill. A resident of Verona for four decades, Hill served as RU’s coach from 1984...

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  • Verona Blowout In First Round Of ECT

    The 11-seed Verona Hillbillies took on the 35-seed West Caldwell Tech (WCT) Eagles in the first round of the Essex County Tournament on Saturday. Verona blew out the Eagles 71-29 in one of their highest scoring games...

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  • Boys Basketball Blows Out Newark Tech

    On Tuesday afternoon the Verona Hillbillies continued their impressive season with a 54-24 win over Newark Tech to improve their record to 9-4. With the state tournament roughly a month away, Verona is in great position to...

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  • Girls Track Takes Second At North Jersey Championship

    The Verona High School girls track team had a very successful night at the North Jersey Championship Meet at Fairleigh Dickinson University on Friday, January 20. The FDU facility prohibits the use of metal spikes, which makes...

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