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Week 7 High School Football Preview: Edison vs. Newport Harbor

Week 7 High School Football Preview: Edison vs. Newport Harbor
Edison High's Hunter Griggs, left, has four sacks on defense and has also scored four touchdowns on offense. (File Photo)

When/where: 7 p.m. Friday at Newport Harbor High

Key Chargers: Sr. QB Griffin O'Connor (79 of 141 passing for 1,056 yards, nine TDs and six INTs); Sr. WR-DB David Atencio (29 catches for 480 yards and six TDs; three INTs, 14 tackles); Sr. DE-RB Hunter Griggs (four sacks, 31 tackles; 21 carries 101 yards and four TDs)

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Key Sailors: Jr. QB Sam Barela (81 of 181 passing for 933 yards, eight TDs and five INTs); Sr. WR Jake Bashore (29 catches for 450 yards and two TDs); Sr. OL Spencer Blake

Breakdown: Edison (4-2. 1-0 in league), ranked No. 6 in the CIF Southern Section Division 2 poll, has won its previous 11 games in the Sunset League … Newport Harbor (0-6, 0-1) last beat the Chargers in 1979 … Chargers scored four defensive touchdowns in their 63-0 win at Huntington Beach last week … Sailors suffered a 49-0 loss at home to Los Alamitos last week … Edison has blanked half of their opponents this year … Newport Harbor is averaging 12 points per game.

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