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Brian Out Loud

May 25, 2021
If there was anyone who took last year’s shutdown of the sports world in stride because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was Michael Sandle. He just went with the flow, staying level-headed, always…

Brian Out Loud

May 17, 2021
We made it everyone. The curtain has been lowered on the 2020-21 high school sports season. Normally, the end of the season isn’t a cause for celebration, but this one is different.

Brian Out Loud

May 11, 2021
Navarre athletic director Scott Murphy has told me the story before about the time the Raiders were at the state softball tournament and someone mispronounced Navarre while also wondering where th…

Brian Out Loud

May 4, 2021
I’ve never been one to put a lot of stock into rankings, be it preseason, in-season or postseason. They have as much value as the lint in my pocket. Maybe less. Apparently, rankings mean even l…

Brian Out Loud

April 27, 2021
It’s the summer of 2015. It’s hot and humid. The sun is unforgiving as it bakes the football practice field behind Bennett C. Russell Stadium. I’m here to watch the Raiders put in work at one o…

Brian Out Loud

April 20, 2021
Once upon a time, flag football at Navarre was merely a dream. The closest players came to it was the annual powder puff game between the girls in the junior and senior classes. Things have cha…

Brian Out Loud

April 12, 2021
Major League Baseball tends to stick to tradition. It doesn’t embrace change the way other pro sports do, sometimes avoiding it like a plague. That is until two weeks ago when commissioner Rob …

Brian Out Loud

April 6, 2021
My dog got a hold of my press pass the other day and brought it to his pit of death, which is a cooler term for under the dining room table. He put a few bite marks into it, but luckily, the pa…

Brian Out Loud

March 30, 2021
Millions of fans from around the nation are soaking in the excitement of the madness of March. And you can’t blame them. The NCAA tournament is three weeks of win-or-go home basketball, with jo…

Brian Out Loud

March 22, 2021
Maybe it was the fact that it had been nearly 15 months since that memorable night in Texas ended with the University of West Florida football team winning its first NCAA Division II national titl…