• Ferraris In Football Playoffs This Weekend

    Verona High School’s football season is over, but there will still be some Hillbillies on gridirons this weekend. Bill Ferrari (VHS’ 15) is now a  tight end for the Johns Hopkins University Blue Jays, and they will travel to...

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  • Former VHS Football Champs Head To Playoffs

    Julia Ashley isn’t the only former Verona High School athlete in a national playoff this weekend. Bill Ferrari (VHS ’15) will be on the field at noon today for an NCAA Division III quarterfinal game. Ferrari plays...

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  • Ferrari Honored As Scholar Athlete

    Bill Ferrari, a Verona High School senior who has been a leader on the football and basketball teams, was named a National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete on Wednesday night at a banquet at the Mayfair Farms. The...

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  • Proclamation For Football Team

    A proclamation celebrating Verona High School’s state championship football season was given last week at the Commonwealth club in Montclair. Picture above are (l-r) Councilman Frank Sapienza, Bill Ferrari, Councilman Jay Sniatkowski, Matt Intili, Coach Lou Racioppe, Mike Cifaretto,...

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  • 7 VHS Athletes Sign To Play In College

    Today was National Signing Day, when colleges can officially sign their freshman prospects, and Verona High School used it to recognize seven senior athletes who will be continuing their sports careers in college. Julia Ashley, honored this...

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  • Hillbillies Upset Shabazz

    The VHS Hillbillies defeated Shabazz on Thursday night in an exciting game, 45-39. The Hillbillies, who lost to Shabazz earlier in the season, came back from multiple deficits to win the game. Charlie Matta started the action...

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  • Ferraris Head North, South For Football

    Frank and Bill Ferrari have played sports together on Verona fields and gyms since they were able to put on sneakers. But when football season kicks off next fall, Frank Ferrari will be in upstate New York...

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  • Football: A Championship Season In Review

    For the first time in their rich football history, Verona High School has had an undefeated state championship team. Along the way there were several pay-back games which made the season even sweeter. Head Coach Lou Racioppe...

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  • All-Conference Honors For Football

    The Star Ledger has named its All-Super Essex Conference teams and, as you might have guessed, much of the Colonial division’s first and second teams are composed of Verona High School players. The Hillbillies took the North...

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  • State Champs! Hillbillies Defeat Cresskill

    For four years, the seniors on Verona High School’s football team have had a goal: To win a state championship. On Friday night, after a thorough 20-0 defeat of top-seeded Cresskill High School in the North Jersey...

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