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MLB Realigns

Isaac Rubins

May 29, 2012

Out of all of the major sports, the rules of baseball are in a league of their own. While nearly every sport uses an instant replay system to determine close calls, baseball only recently implemented a system in late 2008, and...

Winter Girls Track Finishes Victoriously

Erin Smythe, Editor

March 23, 2012

The Verona Girls Winter Track and Field season, led by captains Colleen Carr, Sam Intili, Melanie McClellan, Erin Smythe, and Heather Sweeney, had a memorable season full of victories, medals, and great times. The competitive...

Basketball Highlights

Matt Tuorto and Dayna Dellavalle

March 23, 2012

“We had an excellent season and have a lot to be proud of,” said Coach Eric McElroy whose Verona boys basketball team ended their excellent season falling short to Cresskill in the semifinal game of the North 2, Group 1 section The...

Hockey Team has Successful Season

Rachel Blinder, Editor

March 23, 2012

Led by senior captains Matt Lander from Glen Ridge and Chris Lapone from Verona, the 2011-2012 Verona-Glen Ridge hockey team finished out their season with 15-9-3 record and third in the conference. “I think the season went...

Greco and Festa Wrestle Their Way to States

Rachel Blinder, Editor

March 5, 2012

The 2011-2012 VHS Wrestling team finished out their winter season with a 12-6 record and finished third in the conference.  Although they did not qualify to compete in states, the impressive part of the season came from a select...

Extreme Sports are Extremely Rare Among VHS Students

Morgan Plessner

February 15, 2012

Most VHS students, when entering high school, hope to make the team for sports such as basketball, baseball, soccer, or lacrosse. Most students, not every student.  Annie Patti and Laura Williams are examples of VHS students...

A Giant Win in Super Bowl Rematch

Rachel Blinder, Editor

February 2, 2012

As anyone who lives in the metropolitan New York area must know by now, The New York Football Giants won Super Bowl 46 in a nail biting 21-17 finish.  This is their second Super Bowl title in four years, and both times the Gia...

Tebowing Sweeps Nation

Charlie Potesky

January 10, 2012

After his first professional victory, devoutly religious Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow did something that had become a habit for him.  He got down on one knee and began to pray with his fist on his forehead and his eyes...

Season Highlights: Football

Rachel Blinder, Editor

December 19, 2011

The 2011 VHS Hillbillies finished their fall football season with a 5-5 record led by captains Jack Cummings, Billy Meade and Nick Rollo. In their first game, played against long-time rival Cedar Grove, VHS lost 33-29 on...

Season Highlights: Cross Country

Erin Smythe, Editor

December 2, 2011

Led by seniors Nick Lukas, Vinny Puchik, Erin Smythe, and Heather Sweeney, the Verona Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams have had successful seasons this fall. The first competitive varsity meet this season was the Stewart...

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