• 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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  • 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...

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  • Boys Basketball Wins Senior Night At The Buzzer

    For a while there, it seemed as if Verona High School boys basketball was never going to get hold its Senior Night. Two snow cancellations later, the team finally got to send off the Class of 2019...

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  • Girls, Boys Hoops Win Saturday Games

    Saturday was a good day to be cheering for Verona High School basketball teams. The girls were first up, and they defeated Shabazz 45-32. The boys followed in the afternoon, and earned a 54-48 win over West...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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