When/where: Tonight, 7 at Newport Harbor High
Key Sailors: Sr. WR-CB-PR-KR Parker Norton (35 catches for 342 yards and three TDs); Sr. LT-DT JB Salem; Jr. DB Titus Hasson
Key Oilers: Jr. QB Mike Chislock (705 yards and four TDs and one INT on 51 of 93 passing, five rushing TDs); Jr. LB-RB Nolan Biegel (295 yards and six TDs on 36 carries); Jr. WR Ramon Vargas (17 catches for 329 yards and three TDs)
Breakdown: Newport Harbor (3-2) opens Sunset League play after dropping back-to-back nonleague games … Newport Harbor expects right tackle Dillon Gillette to return from a concussion suffered on Oct. 1 and have fullback-linebacker Ryan Andrews in the lineup after he injured his shoulder in practice last week … Quarterback Austin Rios will most likely miss the opener after suffering a concussion last week in a 17-6 loss at Mira Costa of Manhattan Beach … Huntington Beach (4-1) makes its return to the Sunset League after spending the past four seasons in the Sea View League … The Sailors are 3-1 in their last four Sunset League openers … Newport Harbor leads the series against Huntington Beach, 31-19-4.
— David Carrillo Peñaloza