Girls basketball

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 […]

Raiders hold off Gators

Raiders hold off Gators

Nothing came easy for Navarre’s girls basketball team Monday night against Escambia. But the Raiders won a thriller against the Gators, surviving with a 53-51 victory, the players running off the floor as time expired to celebrate their win. “We like to keep it exciting here at Navarre,” first-year head coach Abby Fogg said with […]

Raiders battle until the final buzzer

Raiders battle until the final buzzer

Effort wasn’t an issue. Navarre’s girls basketball team battled until the final buzzer against Crestview Thursday night. Getting shots to fall consistently, however, ultimately hurt the Raiders in a 36-30 loss to the Bulldogs. Navarre dropped its third consecutive game and is 1-6. All of Navarre’s points in the first quarter came from the free-throw […]

Raiders fall in close hoops battle against Rams

Raiders fall in close hoops battle against Rams

Pressure down the stretch got the best of Navarre’s girls basketball team in a 40-36 loss to Rutherford Monday afternoon. The Raiders led 36-31 with a 1:48 to play but couldn’t hold the lead in Abby Fogg’s first regular season game as the head coach of Navarre. “It was a good experience, and we’re going […]

Hard work making difference for Raiders

Hard work making difference for Raiders

Enter the Navarre High School Gymnasium on a weekday afternoon and one will find the Raiders’ girls basketball team engaged in intense summer workouts. The players are running hard, hustling, executing plays on defense and sharpening their defensive skills as well. The work has culminated in a different Raiders team that is decidedly stronger from […]