Senior Athlete Of The Week: Quinn Cummings

Date:

Share post:

No. 75, Quinn Cummings
No. 75, Quinn Cummings
On the football field, there’s always plenty of praise for the glory positions like wide receiver, running back and quarterback. But this season, a Hillbilly player whose name begins with the letter Q has been getting some applause as well: Quinn Cummings, the lineman with the big number 75 on his jersey.

One of three co-captains on this year’s team, this Q has done a pretty solid job of protecting Verona’s other q, quarterback Frank Ferrari. Working with his younger brother Sam and fellow linemen Billy Giuliano, Mike Cifaretto, Mike Desomma, Matt Riccitelli and Kyle Brennan, he has kept Verona’s opponents in their place. But Cummings showed he is capable of more at the October 4 game against Newark’s Central High School when he scooped up a fumble and went 31 yards for the first Verona touchdown of the game. For his efforts, Quinn Cummings is this week’s Verona Sports Boosters Senior Athlete of the Week.

Football is not Cummings’ only athletic effort. He stepped into the heavyweight slot on the VHS wrestling team last season, and earned second team All-Conference honors for his work.

During the 2013-2014 school year, the Verona Sports Boosters recognizes a different senior athlete at Verona High School every week. The Boosters support male and female athletes in all VHS sports through a variety of fundraisers and recognition events.

Image copyright Fred Goode Productions LLC, which maintains ownership of it. Only MyVeronaNJ.com has permission to use it.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
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

Lions Seek Community Donations For Ukraine

Last October, the Verona Lions Club sent about $20,000 worth of medical equipment and supplies to Ukraine from...

Library’s Summer Reading Program Begins Saturday

This summer, unlock a world of adventure with the Verona Public Library’s 2024 Summer Reading Program, "Adventure Begins...

Lions Club Honors Myron Spektor

At the Verona Lions Club 73rd annual Charter Night held at Glen Ridge Country Club on Wednesday, June...

What’s Next: Finding Her FIT

Putting the FIT in outfit, one Verona High School 2024 senior is transforming her passion for style into...