spot_img

VHS Grad Is NFL Hopeful

Date:

Share post:

- Advertisement -

Sportswriters looking for a feel-good story during the NFL lockout appear to have found one in a 2007 graduate of Verona High School. Dan DePalma, currently a senior at West Chester University,  is among the hundreds of un-drafted free agents waiting for the pros to get their act together. But he took a big step toward his goal of a pro football career on Wednesday when he was invited to join Eli Manning’s workout camp in Hoboken–the first non-Giant at the camp. The Star Ledger has a story about it, as does ESPN and CBS.

Best of luck, Dan.

Dan DePalma in action for West Chester last fall (photo courtesy Barbara Johnston).

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
- Advertisement -
Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citranohttps://myveronanj.com
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Forbes.com. Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected]

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Castle In The Backyard

I've lived in the same town for all of my life. (Pretty boring right?) For the majority...

Fire Truck Santa December 11

The Verona Fire Department will be driving Santa around the streets of Verona on Sunday, December 11. VFD members...

Real Estate: 3 New Listings, 4 Open Houses, 3 Price Changes

For the third week in a row, there are three new listings in Verona real estate. But there...

Community Center Tree Lighting

The Verona Community Center will once again hold its Children's Tree lighting on Tuesday, December 6. Doors open...
error: Content is protected !!