Right until the end, Navarre’s girls basketball team put forth effort. It just wasn’t enough to take down top-seeded Niceville in a District 1-8A semifinal battle Tuesday night in Navarre.
Playing with nothing to lose and everything to gain, the Raiders saw their season come to a close in a 62-25 loss to the Eagles. Ty Stringfield led the Raiders with 13 points. Skye Buckner added 12 as Navarre ended its season with a 5-19 record.
Navarre trailed 16-5 at the end of the first quarter and was down 32-13 at halftime. The Raiders trailed 55-18 going into the fourth.
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