Choctaw Indians

Navarre dominates Choctaw in weightlifting meet

Navarre dominates Choctaw in weightlifting meet

Navarre’s girls weightlifting team competed against Choctaw for its third meet of the season and won the match by a 69-20 score. The Raiders won first place finishes in 9 out of 10 weight division. In the 101-pound weight division, Klara Latouche placed first with a bench press of 95 pounds and a 100-pound clean […]

Life on the road is good for the Raiders

Life on the road is good for the Raiders

There’s no place like away from home. Behind another solid performance on the road, Navarre dominated Choctaw 53-7 Friday night at Joe Etheredge Stadium. Six players scored, with Jaydin Antonio striking twice for the fifth-ranked Raiders (4-0). For the second time this year, Navarre pitched a shutout in the second half, swarming to the ball […]

Raiders get back to work on the football field

Raiders get back to work on the football field

Navarre’s football team returned to the practice field Tuesday in preparation for Friday night’s game against Choctaw. The seventh-ranked Raiders had last Friday’s game against Crestview wiped out due to the threat of Hurricane Irma. The Santa Rosa County School District cancelled school Friday and Monday and all but a handful of athletic events were […]

Explosive fifth inning propels Raider softball team to win

Explosive fifth inning propels Raider softball team to win

Down six runs in the top of the second inning against Choctaw Tuesday night, it wasn’t looking good for Navarre’s softball team. Head coach Kelly Hayes never stopped believing. Her team didn’t either. “The one thing about our team is they always come back no matter what,” Hayes said. “They might not always win, but they […]

Wright makes several big catches in Raiders’ win over Indians

Wright makes several big catches in Raiders’ win over Indians

Dante Wright fumbled the football away early in the second quarter of Friday night’s game against Choctaw. That one mistake could have rattled the confidence of the sophomore wide receiver who is in his first year of varsity football at Navarre. By the end of the night, with the Navarre Raiders celebrating their latest victory, […]

Raiders rally past Indians

Raiders rally past Indians

Brady Hammel wasn’t sure if he would get a shot a redemption or if Navarre would get its long-awaited revenge against Choctaw. The senior kicker missed an extra-point attempt early in the fourth quarter Friday night, leaving the Raiders trailing the Indians by a point, 14-13,  in a pivotal non-district showdown between state-ranked teams. With 1:29 to […]

Raiders softball team finishes season with two wins

Raiders softball team finishes season with two wins

Owensboro traveled from Kentucky April 10 to spend part of their spring break in Navarre. For awhile, it looked as if the three unearned runs they scored in the third inning would hold up. However, the Lady Raiders didn’t surrender another run and scored four to win the softball game 4-3. It was a good […]