• Boys Hoops Tops Millburn On Senior Night

    Thirteen was the lucky number for the Verona High School boys basketball team last night: Seniors Derek Jocelyn, Andrew Emanuilidis and Nick Gonzalez each contributed 13 points to Verona’s 48-34 win over Millburn. In addition to Jocelyn,...

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  • Girls, Boys Hoops Easily Advance In ECT

    Saturday was the opening of the Essex County tournament for basketball, and both of Verona High School’s teams easily advanced. The girls had a 53-13 blowout against Newark’s Technology High School in a play-in round game. Maddie...

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  • Basketball Teams Fall In Saturday Contests

    It was a tough, hard-fought game at home with some high-scoring Hillbillies, but the Verona High School boys basketball team ultimately couldn’t pull out a win over Newark Central. The VHS girls traveled out to Flanders, where...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Boys Hoops Rebound As Girls Fall

    This past weekend was the annual Holiday Classic for the boys and girls basketball teams of Verona, Cedar Grove, Caldwell and West Essex high schools, and the action produced a win and a loss for each of...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Athletic Director Details Fall Sports Highlights

    Verona High School Athletic Director Robert Merkler hailed the achievements of the fall sports teams in a presentation to the Board of Education on Tuesday night. “It was a great fall season this year,” he said, “as...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • Champions: Football Captures N2 Title At MetLife

    It was the perfect ending to a perfect season. The undefeated Verona High School football team took to the field at MetLife Stadium on Friday and ran away with the North 2 title, defeating Lyndhurst by a...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Football Claims Sectional Championship

    As sweet 16s go, it doesn’t get sweeter than this: On Friday night, the Verona High School football team claimed its 16th sectional championship in program history*, beating Lenape Valley in the North Jersey, Section 2, Group...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • Football Moves To 7-0 With Win Over Cedar Grove

    The Verona High School football team improved its record to 7-0 with a 38-26 win over Cedar Grove on Friday night. As has been the case in most Hillbilly football games this season, Verona got on the...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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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...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Looking Back On Basketball Season

    Verona High School’s basketball season ended early this year, with both the boys and the girls teams knocked out by first-round NJSIAA playoff losses. But that doesn’t mean that the teams didn’t have their strengths. Here are...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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