4 Vertical Passing League for 7th & 8th Graders


4 Vertical is the premiere 7 on 7 passing league in the OC for 7th and 8th Graders and staffed by our own Newport Harbor Football Coaches Matt Burns, Garrett Govaars and Chris Anderson.     Registration and Tryouts will be held on Tuesday, February 10th and Wednesday, February 11th at the Newport Harbor Football Weight Room at 4:00 pm.   Games will be played at rotating local high schools throughout Orange County.  Be a part of the next generation of Newport Football Players.  Click link for detailed information:  4 Vertical Passing League 2015 Flyer

Cheering on Max Werner #60


Newport Harbor Football Families, Coaches, Alumni & Fans:     On April 3, 2014, NH Football Player Max Werner #60 was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma (bone cancer) and many of you have been asking about his progress.   His mom, Jamie Werner, has set up a link on CaringBridge as a great way to keep friends and family updated on his progress at CHOC.   Last year Max played Freshman OL/DL and we are looking forward to welcoming him back soon!    Our thoughts and prayers are with Max and his family.   The Daily Pilot article link: Max Werner NHHS Football Fighting Cancer

If you are able to provide the Werner family with a monetary donation, please visit this link:  Max Werner Fundraiser

Max’s progress reports posted by his family can be found at this link:

Latest update:  as of December 30th, Max is in Complete Remission!   Be sure and give Max a high five and welcome him back!  

Max Werner

Newport Harbor Football’s 2nd Annual Long Grey Line Golf Tournament!


Friday, June 5, 2015 at Newport Beach Golf Course (Irvine Avenue)!  Details coming – Check back soon!    This event is for all Coaches, former Coaches/Players, Alumni, and Fans!  

Seniors Make Big Impact on Newport Football!


The season has wrapped up under Coach Brinkley in his 29th year as head coach at Newport Harbor Football and our team made it to the playoffs.    Check out the article from Steve Virgin at the Daily Pilot on this years team, their accomplishments and the annual banquet.   Daily Pilot: Newport Football Article

The National Football Foundation And College Hall of Fame Scholar Athletes were selected from an outstanding group of nominees from all the high schools and colleges in Orange County.  The schools were contacted and recommendations from counselors and football coaches, along with grade transcripts, were considered.   A scholastic average of 3.5 or better is one of the requirements for consideration, 3.3 for Chapman University, for this top award.

The student must have received outstanding recognition in his league by the sportswriters and coaches.   I am proud to let you know that two our own Newport Harbor Football Players were selected:   Trevor Shaw and Brett Beaudette!    Be sure and congratulation our Sailors on this outstanding achievement!   Sailor Pride!


Newport Harbor Football Boosters Membership 2015-16


The NH Football Boosters will be holding its Annual Meeting on March 11, 2015 and will be electing a new Board of Directors, approving a budget for the coming year, and outlining the booster schedule of events for 2015.   We would like to encourage all NH football parents to attend the Annual Meeting.

Formal notice of the March 11, 2015 Annual Meeting will be given on February 28, 2015.   If you wish to vote for the 2015 – 2016 Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting, you must complete the Membership application form below and return it prior to February 27, 2015.

If you do not submit a Membership application form prior to the February 27, 2015 deadline, you may still attend the meeting, as well as participate/volunteer in all future booster events and activities; however, you will not be able to vote for the 2015 – 2016 Board of Directors.

Please take a quick moment to complete the Membership application form below with your name, contact information, name of your son (if any) in the class and whether you desire to volunteer for any of our upcoming activities.    Then return the completed form to   Form can be downloaded here:   NHFB Membership Form 2015-16

Notice of Annual Meeting


Hello Newport Harbor Football Families, Alumni and Fans:


Newport Harbor Football Boosters’ 2015 Annual Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at 7:00 pm, at Newport Harbor High School, 600 Irvine Avenue, Newport Beach, in the Social Hall.   


In addition to transacting such proper business as may otherwise come before the meeting, the Members will be electing a new Board of Directors.  Only those Members who have filled out and returned their Membership applications by, February 27, 2015, will be eligible to vote for the Board of Directors.


If you have not applied for Membership, you may still attend the meeting, as well as participate/volunteer in all future booster events and activities, and you may still become a Member; however, you will not be able to vote for the 2015 – 2016 Board of Directors.  There is no cost to become a member.


The Members will be electing five Directors. Each Member of record will be entitled to vote for up to five candidates, but each Member is not required to vote for five candidates.  For example, a Member may determine to vote for just two of the candidates, and not use his or her remaining three votes.  In any event, a Member cannot cast more than one vote for any particular candidate.  The five candidates who receive the most votes will be the new Board of Directors.  The nominees for the Board seats submitted by the Members, through yesterday, are listed below:


Tom Kinder

Tom Bonds

Julie Thornton-Adams

John Rapillo

Jay Rutter


Immediately following the election of the Board of Directors, pursuant to Section 6.10 of the Bylaws, the new board will hold a meeting for the board to appoint the 2015 – 2016 Officers of the Newport Harbor Football Boosters.