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Playoff run comes to a painful end for Raiders

Playoff run comes to a painful end for Raiders

Navarre head coach Jay Walls stood in front of his team late Friday night, the pain of a 52-21 playoff loss to St. Augustine still fresh, the reality of the season coming to a close just beginning to sink in on a chilly evening on the East Coast of Florida. Some of the players were […]

St. Augustine next stop for Navarre on playoff journey

St. Augustine next stop for Navarre on playoff journey

The game is bigger than the trip. That was the message Navarre head coach Jay Walls gave his team after its 49-47 win over Niceville in the opening round of the 6A playoffs Friday night at Bennett C. Russell Stadium. The game Walls is referring to is the regional semifinal showdown with top-seeded St. Augustine […]

Raiders survive playoff thriller against Eagles

Raiders survive playoff thriller against Eagles

                 Sometimes you need to rely on an X-Factor to get the W in the playoffs. So there was Garren Harper Friday night, the unexpected hero in fourth-seeded Navarre’s opening round game against fifth-seeded Niceville. He was wide open as the ball came spiraling towards him. He made […]

Raiders one win away from shot at state title

Raiders one win away from shot at state title

Just over two minutes were left on the clock and Navarre had its grip on an 18-point lead after Michael Carter scored his fourth touchdown of the game. Loyal fans who made the nearly 400-mile trip to St. Augustine to watch their beloved Raiders play in a 6A regional final showdown against the Yellow Jackets were […]