• Coppola Commits To UVA Baseball

    A second member of the Coppola family has committed to playing NCAA Division I sports in college: Pierce Coppola, who just finished his sophomore year at Verona High School, announced today on his Instagram page that he...

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  • Festa Homer Drives Hopkins In College World Series

    Verona’s Christopher Festa and the Johns Hopkins University Blue Jays had a stellar run through the Division III College World Series. Festa is an outfielder for Hopkins and his team opened by beating Babson, a team had...

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  • Baseball Falls To Madison In N2G2 Final

    Verona fell to Madison in the North 2 Group 2 final on Friday, ending what had been an historic season for Verona baseball: The Hillbillies went into sectionals as the #2 seed, and made it all the...

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  • Baseball Wins Semi As Softball Final Halted By Storm

    Kyle McCaffrey tossed a gem for Verona baseball as they advanced to the North 2, Group 2 final, defeating Lyndhurst 3-0 Wednesday afternoon in the semifinal. McCaffrey went 6+ innings with 5 hits, 1 walk, and 10...

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  • Festa Heads To College World Series

    Christopher Festa is headed to the Division III College World Series. The Verona resident is an outfielder for Johns Hopkins University baseball and the Blue Jays defeated Shenandoah 7-3 on Saturday to clinch their the third trip...

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  • Baseball Bests Caldwell To Advance In Playoffs

    After an exciting, back-and-forth game, sophomore catcher Jake Milmoe delivered a walk-off two-RBI single to send Verona past Caldwell and into the NJSIAA North 2, Group 2 semifinals. The Hillbillies struck first in the bottom of the...

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  • Softball, Baseball Advance In Playoffs

    It was hard to miss the cheering coming out of Verona High School’s lower field yesterday. In the eastern corner, VHS softball defeated Madison 2-0 in the North 2, Group 2 quarterfinal. In the western corner, VHS...

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  • Softball Scores Playoff Upset Over Lyndhurst

    The Verona High School softball team went into the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 playoff as the #10 seed. They came away from yesterday’s game with a decisive upset victory to advance to the next...

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  • Softball, Baseball Fall As Lacrosse Teams Win

    Kate Ryan, Melanie Naeris and Christina Colon all had hits yesterday for Verona High School softball in the quarterfinals of the Greater Newark Tournament, but it wasn’t enough for the Hillbillies to move to the next round....

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  • Baseball Loses GNT Heartbreaker, Softball Heads To Quarterfinals

    Pitching duels don’t get much more fabulous than the one that happened yesterday between the baseball teams of Verona and Nutley high schools in the quarterfinals of the Greater Newark Tournament. Pierce Coppola was on the mound...

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