defense

Argos torch Hawks in GSC opener

Argos torch Hawks in GSC opener

Austin Reed had a debut to remember. Navarre’s own Quentin Randolph came through with a performance he’ll never forget. The defense played well enough to keep Shorter off the scoreboard in the second half. It all added up to a 42-14 win for the University of West Florida Saturday afternoon in Georgia. This was UWF’s […]

Turnovers key in playoff win for Raiders

Turnovers key in playoff win for Raiders

Navarre forced five turnovers in Friday night’s 38-6 win over Pace in the Region 1-6A playoff opener at Bennett C. Russell Stadium. The top-seeded Raiders nearly forced a couple of other turnovers that could have led to more points on a night that proved to be one of Navarre’s most impressive defensive efforts. And while […]

Jefferson, Raiders gear up for dress rehearsal

Jefferson, Raiders gear up for dress rehearsal

Jordan Jefferson has a small window of time to talk with a reporter before the start of practice Monday afternoon. Navarre’s standout senior defensive lineman walks into the fieldhouse fresh off the first day of school and hits on a full plate of topics. There’s the scrimmage that took place Friday night at Bennett C. […]

Big plays on defense propel Raiders to comeback win over Indians

Big plays on defense propel Raiders to comeback win over Indians

Two big plays in the second half turned the tide in Navarre’s favor in a showdown with Choctaw Friday night. The first swung the momentum. The second drove a dagger through the Indians’ victory hopes. Nolan Garrett and Alex Gilchrist each blocked a punt and Josh Carter scored off both to help the Raiders roll to a […]

Hering helps defense make statement in win over Catholic

Hering helps defense make statement in win over Catholic

Bo Hering leaned up against the wall outside the Navarre locker room late Friday night and was drinking from a bottle of water. The senior linebacker was exhausted after a night putting forth his best effort in the Raiders’ 41-16 season-opening win over Pensacola Catholic on a humid evening. While he was thrilled about the […]

Fight leads to arson arrest

Fight leads to arson arrest

A fight between two men at the Navarre Park restrooms on Saturday morning Jan. 23 led to one of them being arrested for an arson that had just occurred. Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the park in response to the altercation. One of the subjects, Philip Apelquist, told the deputy that […]