• Nick Riggio Puts Away His Wrestling Shoes

    Many of Verona’s student-athletes aspire to becoming a champion. Nick Riggio did, and he wants all the kids now taking to a field or a gym for the first time to know that, while it’s important to have...

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  • Youth Football Opens Registration

    The Verona Eagles youth football and cheerleading program opens registration tomorrow, March 9, for its fall 2019 season. Interested families should register by May 1 to avoid late fees. The Eagles program starts with flag football and...

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  • Conference, County Honors For Football

    Several 2018 Verona High School football players have recently been recognized with All-Conference and All-County honors. The All-Conference 1st Team (Offense) includes Nick Riggio, running back; Nick Gonzalez, offensive lineman, and Steve Luehs, the Hillbilly kicker this...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • 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...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Senior Leadership, Effort Define Football Season

    If you had bought into the outside opinion on Verona High School’s 2018 football season, this wasn’t going to be much of a season. The team’s long-time coach hadn’t been rehired and his first replacement, brought in...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Football Falls To Lyndhurst In Final Seconds

    If only that last minute could be erased from the clock. The Verona High School football team bounced back from an early deficit against Lyndhurst High School in the NJSIAA North 2 Group 2 semifinal and, until...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Sports Playoffs Start Next Round Wednesday

    Verona High School Athletic Director Bob Merkler is urging the community to come out and support all of VHS’ student-athletes this week as they compete in their NJSIAA state tournaments. On Wednesday, November 7, the girls volleyball...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Football Playoff 1? Done!

    The Verona High School football team took to Sellitto Field for the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey, Section 2, Group 2 playoffs, and made quick work of Dumont High School. A big part of the...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Football Secures Playoff Spot With Win Over Glen Ridge

    Get your blankets and heavy weather gear ready folks: The Verona High School football team secured a North 2 Group 2 playoff berth with a pre-Nor’easter win over Glen Ridge High School on Friday afternoon. The 40-7...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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