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 effort held Tate to 12 points in the second quarter, while the Raiders scored 20 giving Navarre a 32 – 31 lead at half.
Navarre faces the district’s top seed Crestview at 5:30 p.m. Friday at Fort Walton Beach High School.
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