Navarre Girls Weightlifting

Raiders finish seventh at state weightlifting meet

Raiders finish seventh at state weightlifting meet

Navarre’s streak of consecutive state championships ended Friday in Panama City Beach with a seventh-place finish at the state meet. The Raider girls weightlifting team came into the meet looking for its fifth consecutive title and sixth in seven years. “We knew it was going to a difficult task to hold on to the team […]

A look at where Raider lifters rank going into state

A look at where Raider lifters rank going into state

Winning a state championship in weightlifting comes down to numbers. There are 20 weight divisions. Fifteen lifters are competing for Navarre’s girls weightlifting team, which has won the last four state championships. This is the most of any school at the state meet, which takes place Friday at Arnold in Panama City. The meet begins […]

Navarre sending 18 to regional in girls weightlifting

Navarre sending 18 to regional in girls weightlifting

Navarre’s girls weightlifting team is sending 18 to the regional and is the champion of the district once again. The Raiders, who had a total of 20 competing in the meet, scored 77 points, well ahead of second-place Niceville, which finished with 50 points at the four-team district meet Wednesday in Navarre. Fort Walton Beach […]

Navarre’s weightlifting team picks up another win

Navarre’s weightlifting team picks up another win

Archbishop McCarthy and the Navarre Raiders demonstrated what sportsmanship is all about as they surrounded the last two lifters. As Natalya Garza and Alexis Prather each attempted their last lift, the other lifters screamed encouragement. When each successfully completed their lift, everyone in the weight room congratulated them. It did not matter which team the […]

Navarre weightlifters roll past Vikings

Navarre weightlifters roll past Vikings

Navarre’s girls weightlifters are running out of time to make improvements before the district, regional and state championships. At home on Dec. 6, they put in some strong efforts against Fort Walton Beach, winning 75- 8. The Raiders won first place in every weight class with some of the lifters achieving new personal-best lifts. Amiyah […]

Navarre’s weightlifting team rolls past Choctaw

Navarre’s weightlifting team rolls past Choctaw

Navarre’s girls weightlifting team had scheduled a home meet against Choctaw for Nov 14. However, the Raider football coaches, who also judge the weightlifting meets, needed time to prepare for the regional semifinal game against St. Augustine. In a real show of sportsmanship, the Choctaw coaches agreed to host the meet at their school. The […]

Raiders dominate another weightlifting meet

Raiders dominate another weightlifting meet

Navarre’s girls weightlifting team traveled to Niceville to take on a much-improved Eagle squad. However, after all of the points were counted, the mighty Raiders continued their dominance with a 65-25 victory over the Eagles. The Raiders started the meet with a win in the 101-pound weight class by Amiyah Carnall and a second-place finish […]