Navarre head football coach Jay Walls said he has seen more athletes diagnosed with concussions in the past two to three years than he has at any other time in his 18-year coaching career. Raised awareness and the steps that must now be followed when an athlete suffers a head injury have a lot to […]
Xavier Fernandez remembers what it was like the first time he played varsity football a season ago. He admits he was nervous and wasn’t sure how his year would play out. Turns out, he excelled, becoming an integral part of the defense, racking up a team-best 125 tackles. “I was surprised by how well I […]
Spring practice is nearing an end for Navarre’s football team. The Raiders will close it out Friday night with a 7:30 p.m. game against rival Gulf Breeze at Bennett C. Russell Stadium. It will be a nice change from a year ago when the Raiders had to settle for a scrimmage. “In the past we […]
A strong defensive performance and the explosive running game from Choctawhatchee’s running back John Hicks led to a 28-21 victory over Navarre in tonight’s District 2-6A Regional Semifinals. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the November 28 Navarre Press.