Willamalane and Anthony Newman Sports Camps are proud to offer sports camps in the Eugene/Springfield area this summer. All athletes, regardless of skill level, will learn fundamentals of each sport along with vital life lessons such as respect, teamwork and responsibility. All participants will come away with new friends, new skills and love for the game! We will offer several sport camps to choose from for kids in grades 1-8. These camps will take place at Bob Keefer Center.
Sign up today for:
- Basketball, grades 1-4 and 4-8
- Football, grades 1-8
- Soccer, grades 1-4 and 4-8
- Multi Sports, grades 1-4 and 4-8
- Volleyball, grades 1-8
Anthony Newman is widely regarded as the greatest high school football player in Oregon history out of Beaverton High School. He earned all state running back and offensive player of the year his senior year and Kodak first team All-American. Newman was also an accomplished baseball player, drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays his senior year in high school. Newman starred at the University of Oregon, playing a leading role transforming the Ducks from perennial Pac-12 doormats to a title contender, and laying the foundation for the powerhouse program that now exists in Eugene. Newman finished his senior year earning first team All-Pac 10 and All-American honors. Newman was inducted into the University of Oregon Athletic Hall of Fame in 2006.
After being drafted in the second round of the 1988 draft, Newman went on to play 12 stellar seasons as an NFL defensive back with the Los Angeles Rams, New Orleans Saints and Oakland Raiders.
Newman is a football analyst for the Talkin’ Ducks show on NBC Sports Northwest and a Oregon Duck football analyst on the Portland radio station – 1080 the Fan. He’s also a defensive assistant at Central Catholic High School in Portland, OR where they won back to back state football championships in 2013/2014.