VERONA, NJ - Verona fell 6-4 to Newark Academy in their home opener on Wednesday.
Jack Farrell had two goals for the Hillbillies. Chuck Cerle and Matt DiDia each chipped in a goal and Jarrod Keating delivered an assist. In goal for Verona, Andrew Gagliostro had 11 saves.
Verona ended the half tied 2-2. Newark Academy pulled ahead in the third quarter and held onto the lead from there.
Verona will host Newark East Side on Saturday at 10 a.m.