Elijah Proby

Raiders rebound with win over Washington

Raiders rebound with win over Washington

Navarre’s boys basketball team notched its ninth win of the season Saturday, defeating Washington, 56-42 in Pensacola. It was the Raiders’ third game of the week, which included losses to Tate (74-55) and rival Gulf Breeze (73-62). Since Christmas Day, the Raiders have gone 4-3, and their season record at this point is 9-7. Nine games remain on the Raiders’ […]

Raiders roll past Jaguars and Gators in boys basketball

Raiders roll past Jaguars and Gators in boys basketball

Navarre’s boys basketball team raised its season-opening win streak to four last week with a 57-40 win over the West Florida Jaguars last Thursday and a 65-53 win over Escambia Gators Friday.  Navarre’s defense swarmed and suffocated the Jags (0-2) through three quarters – giving up 23 points in the first three quarters.  “I felt we played really hard. Worked together,” Navarre head coach […]

Navarre has no answer for Indians on senior night

Navarre has no answer for Indians on senior night

Navarre basketball head coach Terry Posey was in his office late Friday night talking with the media about his team’s latest game. It was a tough one. Arguably the toughest defeat of the year. Navarre had no answer for Choctaw, specifically, TCU signee Diante Smith, in a 92-51 loss to the Indians at home. Smith […]

Raiders tame Tigers to notch big road win

Raiders tame Tigers to notch big road win

Elijah Proby’s two free throws with seven seconds remaining lifted the Navarre Raiders to a 56-53 win over Pensacola Tuesday night. A desperation 3-pointer by the Tigers as time expired bounced off the rim, setting off a celebration among the Raiders (7-2), who defeated Pensacola (8-2) on the road for the first time in program […]

Raiders play tough in tip-off tourney losses

Raiders play tough in tip-off tourney losses

Navarre’s boys basketball team held its own in a challenging tip-off tournament in Tallahassee this week. The Raiders faced off against state runner-up Lincoln Monday and fell 53-45 before dropping a 53-44 decision the next day to Georgia state champion Tift County. Matt Harshany poured in 21 points in Monday’s game. He scored 20 on […]