MILLBURN, NJ - The Verona Hillbillies boys basketball team lost a close game to Millburn, 58-50, in Millburn on Thursday afternoon.
Millburn outscored Verona 17-11 in the first quarter and thought the Hillbillies battled they were not able to overtake the Millers' lead.
Anthony Emanuilidis led for Verona with 18 points. Nicholas Gonzalez added 11 points for Verona, while Derek Jocelyn had nine and Cael Zebrowski had eight.
Verona falls to 4-3 for the season. They travel to Newark Central on Saturday at 10 a.m.
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