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10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

1. REPORTS: TEHRAN ENRICHING ABOVE DEAL’S LIMIT Semi-official media in Iran is quoting the country’s nuclear agency spokesman as saying Tehran is now enriching uranium to 4.5%. 2. NAVY ADMIRAL TO STAND DOWN The extraordinary downfall of Adm. William Moran, who was set to become the service’s top officer, was prompted by what Navy Secretary […]

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

1. US AND IRAN NEAR POTENTIAL FLASHPOINT Washington and Tehran are edging closer to a possible confrontation as Tehran says it’s breaking compliance with a nuclear accord and the Trump administration orders more troops to the Middle East. 2. WHO THREATENS TO DEPORT MILLIONS President Donald Trump has tweeted that the United States will remove […]

Hughson carries on with athletic career during difficult time in life

Hughson carries on with athletic career during difficult time in life

Shaun Hughson remembers the day his father passed away. Shaun was with family on vacation in Tennessee shortly before Christmas at the time of the death. “When we got the call, everything went numb, like a bomb went off,” Shaun said. “But after the initial shock, I just tried to keep myself distracted.” Read the […]

Bethell ready to lead Argos to season to remember

Bethell ready to lead Argos to season to remember

Beads of sweat are forming on the face of Kameron Bethell as he shouts words of encouragement to his teammates during a drill at soccer practice on a steamy Wednesday morning in August. He takes a water break every so often over the course of a two-hour practice, but the University of West Florida soccer […]

South Santa Rosa teens take mission to Mexico

South Santa Rosa teens take mission to Mexico

Few things on Earth are culturally universal, but athletic competition is one of them. When a group of 12 teens from Navarre and Gulf Breeze headed to Mexico to spread the gospel last month, they used this universal language to connect with the community. Read the full article in the July 5 issue of Navarre […]

Risk of concussions not exclusive to football

Risk of concussions not exclusive to football

Three female Olympic athletes pledged to donate their brains for research to the Concussion Legacy Foundation earlier this year. It’s a big deal. Of the 2,800 who have pledged to donate their brains in the last decade, less than 600 pledges are from females. Every pledge helps. After all, female athletes deal with concussions, too, […]

Young athletes enjoy soccer camp

Young athletes enjoy soccer camp

Campers arrived at the NYSA complex on June 4 to begin a fun-filled week of soccer. “We have about 80 campers this year,” coach Rob Simon said. “We attempt to encourage and foster the camper’s love of soccer. Read the full article in the June 14 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription […]

Recruiting hype

Recruiting hype

Before social media became the hotbed for finding out anything and everything about someone else’s life, athletes around the nation had no idea who was getting what offer from what school. At least not instantly. Times have changed, according to Tony Carter, an assistant football coach at Navarre. Read the full article in the June […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 5

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 5

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. STATE SUPREME COURT TAKES UP CHALLENGE TO NEW DISTRICTS The fate of Florida’s 27 members of Congress is now up to the state’s highest court. The Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday held an hour-long hearing on a long-running legal […]

Raider girls soccer falls to Viera in state semifinal

Raider girls soccer falls to Viera in state semifinal

Navarre High School’s girls soccer team’s quest for a state championship ended Friday morning. The Raiders fell 2-0 to Viera in a Class 4A state semifinal at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne. Navarre, playing in its first state tourney in program history, was hoping to end the weekend as state champions. The Hawks are […]

Madril receives Golden Boot

Madril receives Golden Boot

Navarre High School soccer standout Emily Madril was named to the Super Y League North American Finals U17 Girls All-Tournament Team after her team, the Gulf Coast Texans, captured the title with a 3-0 victory against the Kalamazoo Kingdom on Dec. 9 at IMG Academy. Madril, a forward, also earned the tournament’s Golden Boot after […]

Local soccer players shine at Olympic camp

Local soccer players shine at Olympic camp

Four Navarre area soccer players, Catherine Baccarini, Julianna DeSalle, Carly Lanter and Kelsey Haden, joined about 1,000 other girls earlier this month to highlight their skills during the Olympic Development Program Region Three Camp at the University of Montevallo, south of Birmingham. “It is pretty incredible that there are four players out of the Navarre […]

Raiders seek great soccer season

Raiders seek great soccer season

For two straight years, the Navarre Raiders boys’ soccer team advanced to the regional playoffs before being eliminated by a late goal. This season’s seniors think that they have the right stuff to make it to the playoffs again and this time, producing a different result. Despite losing several members of the defense through graduation, the […]

Soccer and weightlifting team drive to the playoffs

Soccer and weightlifting team drive to the playoffs

With playoffs looming, the girls’ weightlifting and the boys’ and girl’s soccer team have been working hard, while fine tuning the teams. Weightlifting Upon return from the winter break, the girls’ weightlifting team immediately will be thrust into the first step of defending their state title. Weightlifting is one sport in which playoffs do not […]