Author Archives: Mike Montfort

SOCCER: 12th-ranked NC set for August 26 opener

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By MIKE MONTFORT   —      Bulldog soccer, in its second season under head coach Alicia Wilson, returns eight sophomores from a team that reached the District I finals and finished 11-6-2. Navarro came within a 1-0 eyelash loss to Tyler of ...

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NC volleyball’s talent blend anticipates big season

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By MIKE MONTFORT   — Navarro volleyball brings back four sophomores for 2016 as it attempts to build upon its 19-12 Region-XIV-Tournament-qualifying season. Middle blockers Mariah Kamake’eaina and second-team All-Region XIV player Tielar Richards return with outside hitters Taylor Selfridge and Sydney ...

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Gatlin completing 1st year in Australian basketball league

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Former Navarro and Sam Houston State University basketball player Demarcus Gatlin is completing his first professional season with the Geelong (Victoria) Supercats in the South East Australia Basketball League (SEABL). Gatlin, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard, averaged 14.9 points, 6.7 rebounds, ...

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Durham’s Pruitt selected for Triple-A All-Star Game

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CHARLOTTE, NC — Durham Bulls right-handed pitchers Austin Pruitt and Dylan Floro have been selected to the International League All-Star team. The pair will represent the organization at the 29th Annual Sonic Automotive Triple-A All-Star Game, presented by Gildan, on ...

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Worthington, Kresta chosen to NFCA All-Midwest squad

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Two members of the Navarro Bulldogs were recognized Friday on the NFCA-NJCAA Division I All-Midwest Region Softball Team. Sophomore outfielder Miranda Worthington was selected as a first-team outfielder and freshman shortstop-outfielder Jacklyn Kresta was chosen as a second-team utility player. ...

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