Hailey Neely

Raiders battle misconceptions and pressure of balancing academics with sports

Raiders battle misconceptions and pressure of balancing academics with sports

From the outside looking in, life looks good for high school student-athletes. Popularity. Success. The opportunity to play the sport they love in front of adoring fans. They have it made. Or so it seems to those who don’t see life through the eyes of an athlete.   Read the full article in the July […]

Raiders off to perfect start to season

Raiders off to perfect start to season

This wasn’t a pretty win, a polished display of offense and defense, but that’s just fine in this instance for the Navarre Raiders’ girls basketball team. Winning a game that at times was rugged worked just fine last Tuesday afternoon against Escambia. The Raiders put forth their usual effort that has come to be expected […]

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 […]