Harrison Dorsey

Losquadro, Dorsey among regional qualifiers

Losquadro, Dorsey among regional qualifiers

Luke Losquadro and Harrison Dorsey are among the regional qualifiers for Navarre’s swim team. The two Raider swimmers placed in the top 10 in two events at the District 1-4A meet in Gainesville Wednesday afternoon. The meet featured the fastest swimmers in the state, according to head coach Mary Moorer. But that didn’t faze the […]

Time flies for Raider senior swimmers

Time flies for Raider senior swimmers

Navarre senior Harrison Dorsey has always been known on the swim team as a fun-loving, sometimes goofy, athlete who loves joking around. But he’s grown up over the last four years, becoming a leader for the Raiders, breaking school records along the way. “I would like to think I’ve matured and come into a leadership […]

Simon says she’s making strides in the pool

Simon says she’s making strides in the pool

Emma Simon is only a sophomore and already feels herself making significant strides in the pool for Navarre this season. “Things have been going really good for me. I feel myself getting faster,” Simon said. As a result, she is swimming in the faster lanes at meets. She welcomes the challenge. “It challenges me, and […]

Open water swimming provides opportunity to test limits

Open water swimming provides opportunity to test limits

Navarre’s swim team is hosting an open water swim for the second consecutive year in the Navarre Sound off the beach at Juana’s. It’s a fundraiser for the program. At least 60 are expected to take part. That includes the writer of this article. It will be my first open water swim and the first […]

Raiders fare well meet with Dolphins and Wildcats

Raiders fare well meet with Dolphins and Wildcats

Navarre’s swim team competed in a tri-meet Wednesday against Gulf Breeze and Washington at the Pullum YMCA in Navarre.  The Raiders won three individual events.  Claire Sczesny took the girls 100-yard freestyle in a time of 1:05. Harrison Dorsey rushed to a first place in the boys 100 backstroke in 58.45 seconds, and he finished second […]

Open water swimming both enjoyable and challenging

Open water swimming both enjoyable and challenging

Just keep swimming. That’s what Melanie Sellers tells herself when she does an open water swim. “The goal is to finish,” Sellers said. Read the full article in the Oct. 25 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription options. Sign up to receive the online edition of Navarre Press for 30 days free. […]

First-time fundraiser for Raider swim team a success

First-time fundraiser for Raider swim team a success

With the wind blowing, the waves a little choppy, but the sun shining bright on a chilly Sunday morning in mid-October, Navarre High’s first open water swim fundraiser went off without a hitch. A total of 42 participated in the event in the Navarre Sound behind Juana’s, with some swimmers doing the entire mile-long course […]

Raider swimmers win county quad meet

Raider swimmers win county quad meet

Navarre’s swim team swept the Santa Rosa County Quad meet last Wednesday afternoon. The girls competed against Pace, Milton and Okaloosa County foe Fort Walton Beach and won with 499 points. The boys tallied 416 points, beating out Milton and Pace. Olivia Sczesny won two events, taking first in the 50 freestyle (27.06) and 100 […]

Dorsey, Sczesny and Sutton among regional qualifiers

Dorsey, Sczesny and Sutton among regional qualifiers

Three individuals and five relay teams will represent the Navarre swim team at Thursday’s 1-3A regional meet at the University of West Florida. Harrison Dorsey broke school records in the 100-yard breaststroke and 200 freestyle, the latest highlights in what has been a successful freshman year, at the District 1-3A meet Friday morning at UWF. […]

Raiders shine in the pool against county rivals

Raiders shine in the pool against county rivals

Harrison Dorsey and Erin Figueroa were among the top swimmers for Navarre in a meet against Gulf Breeze, Milton and Pace Wednesday afternoon at the Pullum YMCA. Dorsey finished in the top five in four events, including a second-place finish in the 100 backstroke (1:05.56). He helped the 200-meter freestyle relay team to a runner-up […]