Navarre boys basketball coach Taf Bentley has put together a tournament featuring some of the best teams in the area. The Navarre Shootout is scheduled to take place Dec. 16-17, with the Raiders closing out day one with an 8 p.m. showdown against West Florida Tech.
Navarre plays Crestview the following night to cap the two-day event at Navarre High School. Tip-off for that game is 8 p.m. as well. Other teams competing in the tourney are Fort Walton Beach, Pensacola Catholic, Choctaw, Milton, Tate, Escambia and Pensacola.
The Raiders are coming off one of their best seasons in program history, winning 17 games and advancing to the regional tournament for the first time in more than a decade.
Navarre Shootout Schedule
Fort Walton Beach vs. Pensacola Catholic, 5 p.m.
Choctaw vs. Milton, 6:30 p.m.
West Florida Tech vs. Navarre, 8 p.m.
Milton vs. Tate, 2 p.m.
West Florida Tech vs. Fort Walton Beach, 3:30 p.m.
Escambia vs. Pensacola Catholic, 5 p.m.
Choctaw vs. Pensacola, 6:30 p.m.
Crestview vs. Navarre, 8 p.m.