Tony Carter

Teammates remember Alonzo in a positive light in wake of tragedy

Teammates remember Alonzo in a positive light in wake of tragedy

Cool and friendly. A hard worker with a bright smile loved by so many. All the above describe Alex Alonzo. No one ever imagined the Navarre High student and former Raider football player would die by suicide.   Read the full article in the Aug. 15 issue of Navarre Press. Visit 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 […]

Raiders go back-to-back as county champions

Raiders go back-to-back as county champions

Navarre’s track teams closed out the regular season as champions of Santa Rosa County. The boys and girls teams both won their second consecutive titles Friday afternoon at home. “It’s an awesome feeling to win the county meet,” Navarre head coach Tony Carter said. “I told the kids at the beginning of the year that […]

Sports provides opportunities for special needs children

Sports provides opportunities for special needs children

Carson Greenhaw knows no limits. His dreams have no limits either because autism isn’t something he allows to be a barrier. “He thinks he’s as big and tough as the big guys,” his mother Stacey said. “He truly believes he is a Raider and will play for them. He’s determined and certainly has perseverance. He […]

Carter accustomed to the running back life

Carter accustomed to the running back life

His dad, Tony, played running back and coaches the position at Navarre. His two brothers, Michael and Dwayne, rank one and two on the Raiders’ all-time rushing list. Being a running back is in Josh Carter’s DNA, although his reputation as a football star has been built on the strength of his stellar play on […]

Carter making a difference in his role as a football coach

Carter making a difference in his role as a football coach

Christmas is in the rear-view mirror and New Year’s Eve is around the corner. The sun is shining, but it’s cold, at least by Florida standards, and the wind is adding a hint of chill to the air. Yet, here is Tony Carter, one of the most recognizable and most respected football coaches in Navarre, […]