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Undersized Nordhoff drops season opener

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Ojai Valley News photos by Ken Brown

Nordhoff’s Brendon Looker goes up for a pass against a Hueneme defender Aug. 26.

Mike Miller, Ojai Valley News sports editor

The Nordhoff High School (NHS) Ranger football team kicked off its 2016 season by hosting the Hueneme Vikings in a non-league match-up and came away with a 38-20 loss. Despite being the much-smaller team, both physically and in numbers, the Rangers held their own until the Vikings pulled away in the second half.

Things did not look good for NHS early as Hueneme jumped out to a 14-0 lead. The Nordhoff

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