District 1-6A tournament

Raiders just miss on upset of Pace in district semifinals

Raiders just miss on upset of Pace in district semifinals

With 14.8 seconds to play in the second overtime of an instant classic, Navarre led Pace 72-71. Hailey Neely knocked down a 3-pointer that gave the Raiders a one-point lead. It put them on the brink of an improbable upset of the top seed in the District 1-6A tournament in Crestview. But Pace tied the […]

Raiders advance to final against rival Eagles

Raiders advance to final against rival Eagles

Navarre and Niceville are set to play for the District 1-6A tournament championship once again. The Raiders advanced with a 3-0 win over Pace Tuesday night at Bennett C. Russell Stadium. They now face Niceville, which rolled over Tate 6-0, on Friday in a 6 p.m. district title game at home. The game was originally […]

Navarre sees volleyball season end in district tourney

Navarre sees volleyball season end in district tourney

Navarre’s jubilation after its straight set win over Tate in the opening round of the District 1-6A volleyball tournament last Monday in Niceville lasted just under 24 hours.  Their excitement and solid play carried over into a match against top-seeded Crestview but it wasn’t enough in a three-game loss to the Bulldogs.  “We played one heck of a great team,” Navarre head coach Ryan Davenport said. […]