Coming off the field after the Raider’s game on Friday, head baseball coach David Meredith was clearly pleased with what he had seen from his team the last two nights. “We had a great comeback in the first game and went toe to toe with the two time defending state champion in the next.” Read […]
The Lady Raiders softball team started their regular season with a 10-0 win over Milton and a 10-2 win over Choctaw. The Raiders had a little revenge winning 10 – 0 over Milton at home on Feb. 5. After losing a preseason softball game just three days before, the Raiders were highly motivated. The Raiders […]
Crestview entered the boy’s district basketball tournament as the top seed, and they showed why beating Navarre 53 to 38 Friday at Fort Walton Beach High School. The Bulldogs held a double-digit lead for most of the game and for the entire second half, never giving the Raiders a chance to pull close enough to […]
Led by state champion Kylie Shelley, the Lady Raiders placed second in the state weightlifting meet held in Kissimmee Feb 8. They finished second to Spruce Creek for the fourth time. The final score was 28 to 17. Read more in the February 13 issue of Navarre Press or subscribe online.
Local football standout Doug Baldwin and his Seattle Seahawk teammates entered MetLife Stadium Sunday looking for the franchise’s first Super Bowl title, and 60 minutes of game time later they achieved their season-long goal by defeating Denver 43 to 8. But for Baldwin it was more. It was the culmination of a dream he had […]
Navarre High School seniors Gatlin Casey and Christian Gill signed National Letters of Intent to play college football after graduation. Casey signed with Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA, while Gill signed with Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina. Navarre joined other high schools across the country Wednesday participating in National Signing Day. Read more […]
The Navarre Raiders basketball team overcame a slow start Tuesday evening and defeated Tate 60 – 57 in a district tournament game played at Fort Walton Beach High School. The Raiders trailed 13 – 2 in the first quarter and were down by eight, 20 – 12 when the second quarter began. A strong defensive […]
Gulf Breeze alum and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin is preparing with his teammates for the Super Bowl Sunday against the Denver Broncos in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Seahawks traveled cross-country and arrived Sunday in New York. The team’s first practice was Monday. Before departing from Seattle, Baldwin spoke with members of the […]
The Raiders celebrated Senior Night Jan. 15 by blanking Catholic 2 – 0. Two days later, they closed out the regular season with a 1 – 1 tie against Gulf Breeze. At the senior night festivities, friends, family and teammates recognized Dom Dudai, Ricardo Hidalgo, Noah Hughson, Eddy Layne, Chandler Moorer, Dante Roberts, Devon Roberts […]
Allison ‘Cat’ Pettigrew and Jenna Bobbitt signed a letter of intent Jan. 16 to attend Pensacola State College and play softball for the Pirates. Surrounded by family, friends and teammates, the two close friends signed together. Both said they look forward to playing together at the next level. Pettigrew has pitched for the varsity team since […]
The second-seeded Navarre Lady Raiders drew a tough schedule in the district playoffs starting with Crestview in the first round. The next night, they were scheduled to play Niceville; a team they had never beaten. If they won both, then they would probably face number one seed, Pace. The first round game turned out to […]
This season of the Pigskin Pickin’ and Prognosticatin’ contest saw one of the closest competitions in the history of the league. The difference between the first place winner, Mike Loera and fifth place winner, Jayer Williamson, was only 12 games. Defending champion Loera finished this season 192-53 and picked 21-14 of the bowl games. Loera’s […]
With playoffs looming, the girls’ weightlifting and the boys’ and girl’s soccer team have been working hard, while fine tuning the teams. Weightlifting Upon return from the winter break, the girls’ weightlifting team immediately will be thrust into the first step of defending their state title. Weightlifting is one sport in which playoffs do not […]
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Head coach, Kevin Rudzki, led the Pensacola Junior Ice Flyers traveling Bantam team to the finals against six other teams from the southeast area in the 2013 Invitational Tournament in Cummings, Ga Nov. 23-24. “We play by USA Hockey rules and we build players to continue playing hockey in the future,” Rudzki said. “This is […]
The Navarre High School girls weightlifting team dominated in a mocket meet with Gulf Breeze last week, giving both teams a chance to stay starp. The Lady Raiders won by a score of 70 to 20. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the December 25 Navarre Press.
The Navarre Raiders boys basketball team was looking to keep their winning ways going when they played the Niceville Eagles at home on Dec. 17, but came up short when Niceville took a one-point lead with 11 seconds remaining in the game to win 56-55. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the […]
In Rob Simon’s first year coaching at Navarre, the Raiders lost to Gulf Breeze both during the regular season and in the playoffs. Since then, there have been five years of ties. The Raiders finally broke through on Dec. 17 in an away contest, as the Raiders won in exciting fashion over Gulf Breeze, 5 […]
The Raiders once again dominated the competition as they won the Choctaw Invitational on Dec. 11 with 84 points. Their closest competitors Niceville and Choctaw scored 30 and 23 points respectively. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the December 19 Navarre Press.
The Lady Raider weightlifting team traveled to Milton last Thursday for a quad meet, and once again, the Raiders dominated the competition. The Lady Raiders scored 95, while the second closest team was Gulf Breeze with 30. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the December 12 Navarre Press.
Saturday’s College Football Games: 11 a.m.: Oklahoma at Oklahoma State (ABC) Tweet about it: #OUvsOKST 11: UCF at SMU (ESPN) Tweet about it: #UCFvsSMU 11: C-USA – Marshall at Rice (ESPN2) Tweet about it: #MRSHvsRICE 2:30: Texas at Baylor (Fox) Tweet about it: #TEXvsBAY 3: SEC – Missouri vs. Auburn (CBS) Tweet about it: #MIZZvsAUB […]
The Lady Raider lifters were tested for the first time in an away match win over Pine Forest last Tuesday when they scored a 56 to 33 victory. For the first time this season, Navarre did not win all of the first and second places. However, the Raiders did post a first place finish in […]
Friday 11 a.m.: Iowa at Nebraska (ABC) Tweet about it: #IOWAvsNEB 11 a.m.: SMU at Houston (ESPN2) Tweet about it: #SMUvsHOU 12:30: Bowling Green at Buffalo (ESPNU) Tweet about it: #BGSUvsBUFF 1:30: Arkansas at No. 17 LSU (CBS) Tweet about it: #ARKvsLSU 2:30: Miami (FL) at Pittsburgh (ABC) Tweet about it: #MIAvsPITT 2:30: Fresno State at SJSU (CBS Sports) […]
The football games begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving day with Green Bay Packers facing the Detroit Loins on Ford Field in Detroit, MI. on FOX. Game two is between the Oakland Raiders and the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Kickoff time is 3:30 p.m. on CBS. The third and final game […]
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.
Friday’s High School Football Scores Apopka 77, Orlando University 21 Deerfield Beach 14, Charles Flanagan 7, OT First Coast 28, Lake Brantley 10 Fort Pierce Central 45, Riverview 0 Lake Mary 25, Sandalwood 6 Manatee 34, Vero Beach 28 Miami Killian 21, Belen Jesuit 3 Miramar 31, Monarch 21 Palm Beach Central 35, Seminole Ridge […]
Three members of the Navarre swim and dive team – Katie Miller, Bekka Boyd and Chandler Moorer – punched their tickets to the FHSAA State Championship with strong performances at last week’s Regional competition in Jacksonville. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the November 14 Navarre Press.
Navarre’s Luke Morton kicked a 33-yard field goal to give the Raiders’ a two-score lead with less than three-minutes to play and the Gill brothers, Christian and Nick, sacked and intercepted Gulf Breeze quarterback Slade Jarmon on the Dolphins’ ensuing drive Friday to save the Raiders’ 34-24 win. The victory was the Raiders’ seventh straight […]
Navarre High School sent three swimmers and a 200-yard freestyle relay team to the Regional meet based on their performances at last week’s District meet in Panama City. Senior Katie Miller and Sophomore Bekka Boyd set new school records at last week’s Districts, as did the boys’ 200-yard freestyle relay team. To read more, subscribe online or pick […]
W.P. Davidson High School stole a 24-21 come-from-behind win from Navarre on Friday at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile. The Warriors (5-5) celebrated Senior Night by scoring the game’s final 10 points. The Florida District 2-6A champion Raiders (5-4) were gracious guests, turning the ball over twice in the fourth quarter and failing to gain a […]