The Fairviewer

Despite its Youth, Tennis Team Still Finishes over .500

Jackie Noyes

June 4, 2013

Even though the VHS boys tennis team had a very young team this year, they still completed the season with a 13-11 record. After losing six seniors last year, including their entire starting singles line-up, Coach Pat Schoenig...

The Most Dangerous Games

Ellen Di Dia, Reporter

May 21, 2013

It’s a warm and sunny afternoon in Northern California and Sion Milosky, confident from surfing some of the best waves all day, sees a wave building in the distance that he knows will be a monster. He begins to paddle with the...

Bringing Life Back to the Garden

Jonathan Tosh, Reporter

May 13, 2013

Today’s NBA is dominated by superstars. These elite players are the difference between a good team, and a championship team. Having five strong starters and a deep bench really just doesn’t get it done anymore. The last four...

NFL Changes the Rules

Alex Kaslander and Matt Braschi

April 19, 2013

In the past five years, the NFL has made drastic changes in rules regarding legal hits and the protection of defenseless players. The most recent change was implemented just over a week ago. It states: No player is allowed to...

14-Year-Old Makes His Mark at the Masters

John Motley, Reporter

April 16, 2013

As a 14-year-old, the closest you’ll get to making the Masters Golf tournament is in a dream or a video game. Yet for eighth grader Tianlang Guan this is a reality. The 5-foot-8, 140-pound teenager from Guangzhou, China qualified...

Boys Lax Team Sets Lofty Goals

Jonathan Tosh

April 16, 2013

The boys lacrosse team got off on the right foot with  a strong offensive performance against Boonton. The 8-6 win at Verona’s Centennial Field brought the Hillbillies their first win of the 2013 season. “It felt great...

Golf Team Takes on Challenge of New Division

John Motley

April 15, 2013

New division, no problem. VHS golf is a newcomer this year in the Super Essex Conference’s top division, the American Division, and is proving they can compete. After finishing last season with a 16-3 record, Verona was...

The Price of a National Championship

John Motley, Reporter

April 15, 2013

In college football, 2010 was the Year of the Tiger. The Auburn Tigers quarterback, Cam Newton captured the Heisman and led Auburn to a perfect season and a national championship. Yet it is not these events for which they will...

March Madness

Nick Cariani

April 3, 2013

“March Madness and the NCAA tournament is the best time of the year.  Better than Christmas, better than my birthday, better than the Super Bowl,” exclaimed VHS junior Alex Kaslander. Every March, sports fans and non-fa...

Passion to Play Despite the Costs

Haley Tole, Reporter

March 21, 2013

Most VHS students take for granted that playing a sport is only an after school commitment. However, lacrosse, golf, and hockey players have to take something else into consideration. These are pay-to-play sports. In lacrosse,...

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