Verona Area

Wisconsin AP High School football poll

Released Tuesday, August 27

 Here is The Associated Press high school football poll. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, and total, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers. Teams are arranged in three divisions of equal size based on current enrollments.

10th Annual Culver's Cup begins

Hockey tournament played at MIA and Hartmeyer

The 10th Annual Culver's Cup high school hockey tournament has begun with games at Madison Ice Arena and Hartmeyer Ice Arena Thursday through Saturday. 

Edgewood wins second straight WIAA boys golf title

Lakeside's Lukas Heckmann wins individual crown

Edgewood won its second straight WIAA Division Two boys team golf championship and Lakeside Lutheran's Lukas Heckmann won the individual title Tuesday at University Ridge Golf Course in Verona.

Verona advances to State Boys Hockey semifinals

Wildcats top Notre Dame, 4-1

Brockton Baker and Mack Keryluk scored two goals each as the Verona Area Wildcats defeated Notre Dame 4-1 in a WIAA State Boys Hockey Tournament quarterfinal Thursday at Alliant Energy Center. 

Verona boys hockey advances to state

Schmitt's goal in second OT stops Edgewood

Aidan Schmitt's goal in the second overtime gave Verona a 4-3 win over Edgewood in a WIAA Boys Hockey sectional semifinal at Madison Ice Arena Saturday night.

Middleton, Oregon advance to state girls golf

Alexis Thomas shot one-under par 71 to lead defending champion Middleton back to the WIAA State Girls Division One Golf Tournament, winning the sectional at Blackhawk Country Club in Madison Tuesday.

Watertown ends Verona's softball season, 7-1

Watertown pitcher Elle Jensen allowed just three hits as the Goslings defeated Verona 7-1 in a WIAA State Softball Division One quarterfinal game at Goodman Diamond in Madison Thursday afternoon.

Verona prepares for state softball tournament

The Verona Wildcats will play at the WIAA State Softball tournament for the second time in three years when they face Watertown in a Division One Quarterfinal Thursday afternoon at 1:30.

Verona relies on defense to win

Verona's big man on the defensive line, Trayvonn Johnson, tallied three sacks and even more big tackles in the Sun Prairie backfield to lead the Wildcats to a 28-14 homecoming victory Friday night.

Second half adjustments lead to Verona win

Verona head coach Dave Richardson calls him "stone hands," but Friday night linebacker Sam Favour made a leaping interception in the fourth quarter that led to a Wildcats touchdown and a 21-13 victory over Madison La Follette.