Jan 27, 2021

Raider boys soccer team rises in regional rankings

Despite having the remainder of its regular season canceled because of a blanket quarantine, Navarre’s boys soccer team has moved into the top eight in the latest FHSAA regional rankings.

Ranked eighth, the Raiders are 8-4-2 on the season and haven’t played since Jan. 14.

Jan 27, 2021

Tournament time on the horizon for soccer teams

It’s almost tournament time for Navarre’s soccer teams.

Both the boys and girls squads begin their district tournament title quests next week, with the boys playing at the Ashton Brosnaham Complex in Pensacola and the girls competing at Twin Oaks in Niceville.

Brian Lester Headshot
Jan 27, 2021

Brian Out Loud

I swear the Jacksonville Jaguars have raised Vince Lombardi from the dead and hired him as their next head football coach.

Never mind. It’s just Urban Meyer.

Jan 27, 2021

Melendez brothers set to play in bowl game

Elijah and Sebastian Melendez will be on the same football field one last time this week.

The brothers and Navarre Raider football players have received an invite to the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl.

Jan 26, 2021

Carter ready to be part of the show at Senior Bowl

Michael Carter grew up attending the Senior Bowl.

This week, instead of being a spectator, he’s part of the show. The former Navarre Raider and University of North Carolina running back will take part in Saturday’s game at Hancock Whitney Stadium in Mobile.

Jan 26, 2021

Reigning state champs motivated heading into new season

Still displayed in the high school weight room is the state championship Navarre won two years ago in boys weightlifting.

Because the COVID-19 pandemic pulled the rug out from under last season, the Raiders technically go into this year as the reigning champs.

Jan 25, 2021

Raiders take aim at getting re-energized and refocused

The point of the girls basketball season has been reached where the wear and tear of a long season is starting to take its toll.

Injuries and players missing time because of quarantine hasn’t helped Navarre’s cause in a season that has been a special one for the Raiders.

Jan 25, 2021

Raiders battle Patriots tough in pivotal showdown

Late Friday night after the gym had mostly emptied out, Navarre head coach Terry Posey walked down a quiet hallway.

He was on his way back to the bus to join his team for the trip home after a gut-wrenching 45-44 loss to Pace, the top ranked team in Region 1-6A.

state weightlifting
Jan 23, 2021

State championships being moved for girls weightlifting

For the first time in history, the state girls weightlifting chamionship meets will be split between two locations.

The 1A and 2A meets will be held at Suwannee High School while the 3A meet will be held at St. Cloud High School next month.

Raiders district
Jan 22, 2021

Sweet 16! Raiders continue impressive streak of success

Getting bumped up from 2A to 3A this year didn’t present a roadblock to glory on the first step of the postseason journey for Navarre’s girls weightlifting team.

In what has become a familiar scene, the Raiders were crowned champions of the district once again, adding another title that further bolsters a run of dominance that has lasted nearly two decades.

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