Football

Raiders cap off spring football with win over Patriots

Raiders cap off spring football with win over Patriots

Dante Wright scored three touchdowns and the defense tightened up after allowing an early touchdown as Navarre rolled to a 21-7 win over Pace in its spring game Friday night in Pace. The varsity was on the field for the final two quarters after the junior varsity teams played in the first half. Using a […]

Raiders make strides in football scrimmage

Raiders make strides in football scrimmage

It wasn’t a perfect night. Mistakes were made. A couple of touchdowns were called back and big plays were given up by the defense. In the end, progress was made, and really, that is what matters most to the Navarre Raiders, who spent a little more than two hours running plays in their Maroon and […]

Spring football begins for Raiders

Spring football begins for Raiders

Jay Walls sits in his office on a Monday afternoon in late April, which happens to be the day spring practice is allowed to begin for prep football teams across the state. But the Raiders, the reigning regional champs, opt to hold off on the start of spring football until May 1. “I’m interested in […]

On to the NFL: Leggett taken by New York Jets in fifth round

On to the NFL: Leggett taken by New York Jets in fifth round

With the 144th pick in the NFL Draft, the Indianapolis Colts select Grover Stewart, a defensive tackle out of Albany State. The announcement signaled the end of the fourth round Saturday afternoon, leaving Jordan Leggett, who was projected to be taken in the round, wondering when his name would be called. Nine tight ends had […]

Welcome to the NFL: Leggett selected by New York Jets

Welcome to the NFL: Leggett selected by New York Jets

Jordan Leggett has waited almost his whole life for the chance to play in the NFL. He had to wait a little bit longer than expected but his dream of playing professional football came true Saturday afternoon as the New York Jets selected the former Navarre football standout in the fifth round. The tight end […]

Tommy Leggett prepares for visit to Texas Tech

Tommy Leggett prepares for visit to Texas Tech

Tommy Leggett is in Georgia this weekend hanging out with his family as his brother, Jordan, gets set to hear his name called in the NFL Draft. Big news seems to be running in the family lately as Tommy is headed to Texas Tech next weekend for a visit. The Red Raiders have made an offer […]

Argonauts bring 20 new players on board on signing day

Argonauts bring 20 new players on board on signing day

Coming off its inaugural season, the University of West Florida football team added even more talent to its roster Wednesday, signing 17 high school football players. The Argonauts added three mid-year transfers as well. Eleven of the players are on the offensive side of the ball and eight are on defense. The other is a […]

Navarre football standouts sign with Gulf South Conference schools

Navarre football standouts sign with Gulf South Conference schools

Navarre football standouts Tyson Brown and Royce Thomas are headed to the next level to play football. Brown signed with Florida Tech Wednesday and Thomas inked a letter of intent with Shorter on national signing day. Both schools are in the Gulf South Conference, one of the most competitive leagues in NCAA Division II. “I’m […]

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