Navarre Raiders Boys Soccer

Shutout loss ends Raiders’ hopes for district title

Shutout loss ends Raiders’ hopes for district title

Navarre’s boys soccer team had high hopes of playing for a District 1-6A championship for the third consecutive season. But that dream had a dagger driven through it Friday night at the Ashton Brosnaham Complex in Pensacola as the Raiders suffered a 1-0 loss to Tate. Hoping to earn another shot at reigning district champ […]

The view from the press box

The view from the press box

The Lead In Navare’s girls soccer team is rolling. The Raiders have won their last four games and begin District 1-6A tournament play Tuesday night against Crestview or Pace. And there’s no question momentum matters at this time of the year. Navarre closed out the regular season with an 8-0 win over Tate Tuesday night. […]

Boys soccer team enters year with high expectations

Boys soccer team enters year with high expectations

Its top three scorers are all back and just four players are gone from a Navarre boys soccer team that won 16 games and finished as the district runner-up for the second time in three seasons. Expectations are high to say the least, and the Raiders understand as much. They embrace the challenge of living […]

District title on the line for the Raiders tonight

District title on the line for the Raiders tonight

Navarre rolled over Washington 5-1 Wednesday, punching a ticket to the District 1-4A championship game. The Raiders face Niceville tonight at 6 p.m. at Washington’s Sherman Robinson Stadium in Pensacola. In the win over the Wildcats, Jack Patching scored twice. Hayden Richard, Kenny Morillo and Kobe Banks added goals as well as the Raiders earned […]

Navarre’s boys soccer team rolls over Bulldogs

Navarre’s boys soccer team rolls over Bulldogs

Last Wednesday night’s boys soccer game between Navarre and Crestview was as much about the present as it was the future. The Raiders recognized seniors Mason Fralick, Ethan Green and Kenny Morillo before the game. First-year varsity standout Kobe Banks stole the show on the field. The junior fashioned a hat trick, scoring all three […]

Navarre cruises to win over Milton in boys soccer

Navarre cruises to win over Milton in boys soccer

As his team warmed up on a chilly December evening, a date with Milton a little over 20 minutes away, Navarre head soccer coach Abdalla Elbaioumy talked about the nature of soccer. He pointed out sometimes a team just knows it is going to control the game. And even if it falls behind, its confidence […]

Raiders open soccer season with two wins

Raiders open soccer season with two wins

Navarre’s boys soccer team made quite a statement in its opening week of the season. The Raiders won a pair of games and saw their third opportunity for a win washed by rain Saturday. Navarre opened the week Wednesday with a 7-2 win over Escambia. The Raiders dominated from start to finish and were led […]

Raider soccer team making progress despite tough losses

Raider soccer team making progress despite tough losses

Rain poured down last Monday night as Navarre’s boys soccer team battled Niceville in a crucial district game at the NYSA Complex. The Raiders had already lost to the Eagles once this season and were hoping for a little revenge and to put an end to a three-game winless streak. They trailed 1-0 at halftime […]