• Mistakes costly as Gators fall to Vernon (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

    VERNON — As the final minute of the Baker School football season ticked off the clock Friday night Gator Coach Matt Brunson turned philosophical. “Like they say, sometimes it’s more about the Jimmies and Joes than the Xs and Os,” he said as he watched the Vernon Yellow Jackets finish off a 30-14 win in the Class 1A regional final. READ MORE

  • Baker's Mitchem to play softball at West Florida (VIDEO)

    BAKER — Come spring, Alexis Mitchem will start the next step in her softball journey when she hangs up the spikes for the last time as a Baker Gator. Mitchem secured her softball future Tuesday, when she signed a scholarship to play for the University of West Florida. READ MORE

  • Bobcats upset Bulldogs on Stewart's buzzer beater (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

    CRESTVIEW — In a scene straight out of the movie “Hoosier,” Grant Stewart hit a 3-point basket at the final buzzer to give Class 1A Paxton a 43-41 win over 7A Crestview High on Thursday. Stewart’s buzzer beater capped a wild fourth-quarter comeback to give the Bobcats (1-0) the improbable win in their season opener. READ MORE

  • Baker girls drop opener (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

    BAKER — Tuesday wasn’t a good opening night for the Baker School girls basketball team. The Gators fell behind North Bay Haven Charter Academy 4-0 in the first 40 seconds of the game and never caught up as the Buccaneers rolled to a 61-36 win. READ MORE

  • Espinosa shines for Gators at state meet

    Baker School seventh-grader Maya Espinosa completed her impressive cross country season with a fifth-place finish at Saturday’s Class 1A state championships in Tallahassee. READ MORE

  • Hobo boys basketball coach expects big things from 'hungry' team

    PAXTON — Excitement around Laurel Hill School's boys basketball program is high as the Hoboes get ready to embark on the 2014-15 season. The Hoboes will have their hands full with defending state champion Malone in District 1-1A, along with rival Paxton. READ MORE

  • Bulldogs' girls soccer coach patient in building process

    CRESVIEW — Veteran Crestview High School girls soccer Coach Carl Everitt knows it’s not how his team starts the season, but how the Bulldogs finish the season that counts. “We’re young, but we’ve got a lot of heart,” Everitt, now in his fourth year, said after a recent loss to Fort Walton Beach. “The punch line for our season is the playoffs. As long as we can be fine and score in the playoffs, we’ll be OK." READ MORE

  • Talented Yellow Jackets to test Gators

    BAKER — Each passing week in the playoffs, the stakes get higher as the prize of a state championship gets closer. Friday night, Baker School's football team won its first playoff game in 13 years, beating Graceville 21-7. READ MORE

  • Gators advance with win over Graceville (PHOTOS)

    BAKER — A wait of 4,753 days is over for the Baker School football team. It’s doubtful anyone could have imagined that Baker’s 14-7 playoff win over Liberty County on Nov. 9, 2001 would be the last the Gators would enjoy for more than a dozen years. READ MORE

  • COACH TALK: Baker-Graceville game "is big" (VIDEO)

    CRESTVIEW — The Gators will face Graceville High School's Tigers on Friday. READ MORE

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