• Boys Soccer Back In Championship Land

    The Verona High School boys soccer team won its first state title since 1981 on Sunday after the Group 1 championship game against Haddon Township ended in a 1-1 tie. Playing at Kean University, the two teams...

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  • Boys Soccer Heads To Championship

    It’s been a long time coming, a very long time. But this Sunday, for the first time since 1981, the Verona High School boys soccer team will play for the championship of Group 1. On Tuesday night,...

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  • Volleyball In The Fast Lane

    When Jeff Stiefbold took over as Verona High School’s volleyball coach in 2013, he committed to making the Lady Hillbillies a competitive force. In just four seasons, the Ladies have, to borrow a term from their sport,...

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  • Volleyball, Boys Soccer Take Sectionals, Head To Championships

    It was a trophy two-fer for Verona High School Athletics on Thursday night. The volleyball team captured the North B sectional title with a 25-16, 25-18 win over Leonia High School in Leonia. As the cheers from...

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  • A Marathon Against Gun Violence

    Brenda Herman remembers exactly what she was doing on December 14, 2012. She was at her desk at work, thinking about her husband’s birthday and their plans for a weekend getaway. She was thinking about her friend...

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  • VHS Honors Stiefbold, Former Soccer Coach

    It was a game that Steppy would have loved, though he probably would have chafed at the recognition: On Monday, October 16, Verona High School honored former soccer coach George W. Stiefbold when the boys soccer team...

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  • Go Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness With Cross Country Athletes

    We’re halfway through Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Verona High School’s student athletes are doing their best to get the word out, from wearing pink gear donated by the Minette’s Angels Foundation to selling their own designs....

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  • VHS Athletics Thanks Minette’s Angels

    The Verona Hillbillies Athletic Department would like to give a warm, Hillbilly Thank You to Minette’s Angels Foundation for their contributions to our athletic teams. When a spectator attends a sporting event in the month of October,...

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  • The Sign That Almost Wasn’t

    All of Verona’s finest signs are the work of one craftsman, Matthew BeneduceMcGrath. So when the Sellitto family decided, early this year, to commission a new sign for the revitalized Thomas J. Sellitto Field next to Verona...

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  • Registration Opens For Junior Wrestling

    The Verona Junior Wrestling program is kicking off registration for its 2016-2017 season this weekend, with in-person registration at both the Verona Community Center annex building and at Freedom Field during the Eagles game. The Community Center...

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