Sports

Newport names former Hazen coach to same position | Prep football news

Newport has found its next head football coach, and it is an alum and former assistant with the program in Drew Oliver. Oliver returns to Newport, where he was also formerly a teacher, after spending time as the head coach at 3A Hazen. "He is a man if great character and we are excited about the next chapter in Newport football," athletic director Gill James said in an email. Oliver replaces Mike Miller, who spent the past 10 seasons at the helm before stepping down.
We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Nov 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates