Florida High School Soccer

Raiders have sights set on contending for district title

Raiders have sights set on contending for district title

Playing for the district championship the season before means the bar has been raised for the season ahead. Navarre’s boys soccer team finished as the runner-up, and the players understand that expectations are much higher this season. “We’ve set a precedent of what we should do. We’re expecting to go further,” senior team captain Mason […]

Raiders selected for all-star game

Raiders selected for all-star game

Navarre will be well-represented in the girls and boys Subway All-Star Games March 1 in Gulf Breeze. Kileigh Whited, Emily DePersio, Brenda Bishop, Abby Morgan and Kylie Lawson will compete for the East in a game scheduled for 5 p.m. at Dolphins Stadium. Four will compete for the East from the boys team. Liam Palmatier, […]

Raiders tested in preseason soccer tournament

Raiders tested in preseason soccer tournament

Navarre head girls’ soccer coach Rob Simon believes that if you want to face good teams in February, you’d better have some on your schedule during the regular season. “It starts with the Niceville preseason tournament where we’ll face the Vikings from Fort Walton Beach and the Dolphins from Gulf Breeze,” Simon said prior to […]

Madril plans to get head start on soccer career at FSU

Madril plans to get head start on soccer career at FSU

When Emily Madril received a phone call from Florida State head women’s soccer coach Mark Krikorian about enrolling a semester early, the Navarre soccer star had a decision to make. Does she stay in high school to enjoy all of the memories and moments attached to a senior year rather than graduate in December or […]

Five Raiders sign national letters of intent

Five Raiders sign national letters of intent

Hard work has paid off for five Navarre High School student-athletes. Soccer players Mariah McKinney, Kayla Folse, Gianna Bly and Cat Baccarini, along with volleyball standout Shelby Freese, signed national letters of intent Wednesday afternoon. McKinney and Folse will be teammates at Thomas College in Georgia while Bly is headed to Daytona State. Baccarini will continue […]

Raiders relish all-star experience

Raiders relish all-star experience

Although the final score wasn’t what Logan Townsend had hoped for in Thursday night’s Subway All-Star Soccer Game in Pensacola, the Navarre senior was thankful he had a chance to play high school soccer one last time. The East squad’s 1-0 loss to the West didn’t put a damper on that feeling at the Ashton […]