Author Archives: Mike Montfort

Navarro’s defense stars in 23-7 drubbing of GMC

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MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — Seventh-ranked Navarro unleashed a stifling defense and smothered eighth-ranked Georgia Military, 23-7, Thursday in the NJCAA football season-opener for both clubs. Navarro’s impressive defensive unit shut down GMC on just eight first downs and limited the home ...

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Martin signs pro contract with Prishtina BC in Kosovo

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NASHVILLE, Tn — Navarro College and Tennessee State University graduate Wayne Martin signed his first contract to play professional basketball with Prishtina BC in the Kosovo-SuperLeague. “I don’t think I’ve ever been more proud of an individual than I am ...

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Baseball Camp Showcases set here on Sunday, November 5

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Two Baseball Camp Showcases for the Class of 2018 and 2019 are scheduled in November, and Navarro head coach Matt Podjenski indicates that one will be Sunday, Nov. 5 here at Perry D. Graham Field. The second showcase will occur ...

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Cameron Hieb hired as NC’s new athletic trainer

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Navarro College on Monday welcomed new licensed athletic trainer Cameron Hieb on staff, athletic director Roark Montgomery announced. Hieb, a Midwestern University graduate, worked the last two years on the Nicholls State University athletic training staff in Thibodaux, La., primarily ...

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Pruitt, VerHagen earning starts for MLB parent clubs

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By MIKE MONTFORT — Two former starters on Navarro College’s 2011 NJCAA Championship Team — righthanders Austin Pruitt of the Tampa Rays and Drew VerHagen of the Detroit Tigers — earned major league call-ups in July and starts for their ...

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