Newport Beach Sports News

Newport Beach Sports News

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  • Monday | via The Wave 

    Newport Harbor trying to snap five-game losing strea...

    In the Wade Watts era of Tar Ball, a.k.a. Newport Harbor High football, the Battle of the Bay against Corona del Mar was dominated by those in battleship grey with the fight song "Anchors Aweigh." At a time when the country was greatly divided amid political assassinations, anti-Vietnam War protests and draft-card bonfires on college campuses, Corona del Mar was the new kid on the block and Newport Harbor owned the football rivalry, winning six straight Battle of the Bay contests from 1965 to 1970.

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  • Sep 13, 2018 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Week 4 High School Football Preview: Newport Harbor ...

    Newport Harbor High football coach Peter Lofthouse, shown coaching against Sequoia on Aug. 24, and the Sailors can improve to 3-1 this season with a win over Santa Monica on Friday. Key Vikings: Sr. RB/LB Zaire Martin-Thomas ; Sr. WR Melvin Hicks ; Jr. LB Ian Gomez Breakdown: Newport Harbor looks for its second straight win when it travels to play Santa Monica in a nonleague game With a win Friday, the Sailors can surpass last season's win total of two Newport Harbor is coming off a 35-13 win over Los Angeles University.

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  • Sep 13, 2018 | via The Wave 

    Game of the Week: Corona del Mar at San Clemente

    San Clemente quarterback Brendan Costello makes his way through Rancho defense during Friday night's varsity football game between San Clemente and Rancho Cucamonga High Schools, Nov. 10, 2017. Winning wasn't much of a problem for San Clemente's football program the past three seasons as it marched on without Sam Darnold.

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Newport Beach High Schools

Corona Del Mar High (2101 Eastbluff Drive)
Newport Harbor High (600 Irvine Avenue)