Florida High School Athletics

Threat of winter weather changes up sports schedules

Threat of winter weather changes up sports schedules

Freezing conditions and the threat of icy roads has rearranged high school sports schedules, including putting tonight’s showdown on the road between Navarre and top-ranked Pensacola Catholic on ice. No makeup date has been set. Navarre’s girls basketball team is still playing, however, taking on Milton at home. Game time is set for around 6:30 […]

Silence on the sports front

Silence on the sports front

Football fields, volleyball courts, swimming pools and cross country courses will be silent this weekend. Due to the threat of Hurricane Irma and the evacuations resulting from it, Governor Rick Scott ordered Thursday night that all public schools, state colleges, state universities and state offices to close Friday through Monday. Schools in Santa Rosa County […]

Tremendous Trio! Carter, Brahms, Madril getting early jump on collegiate careers

Tremendous Trio! Carter, Brahms, Madril getting early jump on collegiate careers

Some schools never produce a Division I athlete. Others might have one or two go on to play at the highest level of college athletics. Navarre has three headed to the D-I level, and all three are graduating from high school next week to get an early jump on their college careers. Running back Michael […]

Push made to make beach volleyball an official high school sport

Push made to make beach volleyball an official high school sport

Sunshine and the sound of waves and music in the background provide the setting for high-school beach volleyball at Lagerheads on the Gulf. Though, technically, it’s not an official high-school sport, talented volleyball players from five schools in the area show off their skills on the soft white sand courts in competitive two-on-two matches. “It’s […]