Once down by almost 20 points, Navarre’s boys basketball team faced a dire situation late in its District 1-6A game against Pace Friday night.
Then the Raiders changed course. Shots started falling. They made critical defensive stops.
If we were looking for a sign that the sports train has gone off the tracks during the COVID-19 pandemic, the wait is over.
Florida State didn’t play a football game for a third consecutive week last week because of COVID issues.
When the Pensacola Blue Wahoos take the field in 2021, they will do so as the affiliate of a new team.
Pensacola has received an invitation to become part of the Miami Marlins organization as its new Double-A team.
The Pensacola Ice Flyers will put their single-game tickets on sale starting Wednesday at Noon.
The Ice Flyers are one of five teams in the SPHL that will have a season this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The home opener is Dec. 30 at the Pensacola Bay Center.
A tie is better than a loss. Especially against Niceville.
Despite being down five starters because of COVID-19 exposure, Navarre’s boys soccer team managed to forge a tie with the rival Eagles Monday night. Nathan Green scored the lone goal for the Raiders, who ended a streak of eight consecutive losses to the reigning 6A state champ.
Michael Carter moved up the charts in school history at the University of North Carolina Saturday, pushing to fifth all-time in rushing for the Tar Heels.
Carter now has 3.096 yards in his career at UNC after churning out 73 yards and three touchdowns Saturday in the Tar Heels’ 49-9 victory.
Five Navarre Raider football players are headed to the Subway All-Star Football Game Dec. 18 at Washington’s Sherman Robinson Stadium.
Jaden Rivera, Grady Kelly, Jaden Jones, Elijah Melendez and Preston Brewer have been selected to the game, which will kick off at 7 p.m. next Friday night.
It’s not as if I haven’t seen playoff losses before in football.
Navarre has been through its share of them in the five years I’ve covered the team.
Every memory is still vivid.
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