• Verona High School Graduation 2019

    One message on a mortarboard in the  crowd of maroon and white summed up how the class of 2019 intends to take its next steps. “I am ready,” it read, “to face any challenge that might be...

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  • 2019 Boys Lacrosse Bows Out

    The 2019 season for the Verona High School boys lacrosse team ended on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the North Jersey, Group 1 playoffs. But the final score of that contest against Kinnelon, a 10-4 loss for...

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  • Boys Lacrosse Advances In Playoffs After Rocky Start

    The Verona High School boys lacrosse team took to Sellitto Field for a playoff game Wednesday afternoon, but for the first half, it wasn’t Verona’s game. Boys lacrosse has been playing like a well-oiled machine this season,...

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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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  • Boys Lacrosse Earns First Conference Title

    Verona High School has had a boys lacrosse program for more than a decade and there have been many strong teams over the years. But none of them has done what the 2019 squad has: Earned a...

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  • Boys Lacrosse Beats Pequannock

    Jarrod Keating fired in four goals as the Verona High School boys lacrosse team beat Pequannock 9-6 at home on Friday. Jerry Strippli had two goals and an assist, while Jack Lonsinger had one goal and four...

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  • Girls Lax Advances In ECT As Boys Fall

    Saturday was the opening round of the Essex County Tournament in lacrosse and Verona High School’s girls team will be going on to the next round. The Lady Hillbillies’ 19-5 win over 10th-seeded Newark Academy was also...

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  • Boys Lacrosse Charges Past Boonton

    When the boys lacrosse teams of Verona and Boonton high schools took to the field at VHS on Wednesday afternoon, they were the only two undefeated teams in the Klank division. Now, Boonton isn’t. The Hillbillies soundly...

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  • Post-Season Winter Sports Honors

    Twenty athletes from Verona High School’s winter sports squads have been recognized with post-season honors, including five who earned First Team at the county or conference level and two who achieved First Team state honors. Kate Ashley...

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  • Jarrod Keating Scores 50th Hockey Goal

    There was a big milestone on ice last week for one Verona-Glen Ridge hockey team member: When VGR beat Bayonne 8-2 on January 18, Verona High School senior Jarrod Keating scored his 50th goal. He actually scored...

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