Jackie Coyne

Coyne steps down as head coach of Raiders

Coyne steps down as head coach of Raiders

Navarre head girls basketball coach Jackie Coyne has resigned. She has also stepped down as a teacher as well. “It’s my time to be out,” Coyne said in a phone interview Tuesday morning. “I just think my time is best served enjoying time with my family and spending my energy to make a difference in […]

Coyne sees great potential in young team

Coyne sees great potential in young team

Last year was special for Navarre’s girls basketball team. The Raiders turned their fortunes around under first-year head coach Jackie Coyne, winning a district championship and punching a ticket to the regional tournament. But with seven seniors lost to graduation, Navarre is expected to be a much different team this year. Only two seniors are […]

Hoops camp generates excitement among young athletes

Hoops camp generates excitement among young athletes

Jackie Coyne built Navarre High School’s girls basketball team into a winning program a year ago, guiding the Raiders to a district championship and appearance in the regional tournament. Last week, the Navarre head coach spent time teaching the skills that helped make her team a successful one during a five-day all-star basketball camp at […]

Raiders blast Eagles to win district title

Raiders blast Eagles to win district title

De’Naizha Elder danced around at the top of the 3-point line with a little more than two minutes to go in Navarre’s District 1-7A championship game against Niceville Friday night. The talented senior point guard was putting on a show with her ball-handling skills to kill the clock, the crowd enjoying every moment, the Eagles […]