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Subway All-Start Football Game tonight


On Friday, 12/15, senior football players from Okaloosa, Escambia and Santa Rosa County will be taking the field iat Blue Wahoo Stadium. Pictured are Jay’s representatives Connor Moye (QB) and Eric Godfrey  (WR and FS). Moye and Gofrey were leaders and an integral part of the Royals 2017 football team that was the first Jay […]

JHS Christmas Tournament…Lady Royals/EA boys Win Tournament


Thursday, December 14th Girls Bracket Central  49 Escambia Academy 21 Jay 55 Northview 17- Boys Bracket Central 70  Northview 47 Escambia Academy 75  Jay 67   Friday, December 15 Girls Bracket Consolation Game—–Escambia Academy 56 Northview 47 Championship——-Jay 41 Central 28 Boys Bracket Consolation Game—Jay 51 Northview 34 Championship Game—. EA 77 Central 59


Eric Godfrey was the 2017 Fellowship of Christian Athlete Challenger Award recipient for JHS’ football team. Every year a football player is voted on by the Royals’ football team to recieve the award. The recipient is a member of the team that exemplifies FCA qualities. Godfrey was a vital part to Royals turnaround season that […]

Locklin named new Royals volleyball coach


Friday-Carey Locklin was introduced today as Jay High School’s new head volleyball coach. “Jay High School is proud to announce that Carey Locklin has been named as the varsity volleyball coach.  We are proud that Coach Locklin brings a level of excitement to the program,” stated Athletic Director Lance Youngblood.  

Even with dissapointing finish, Royals season still a major success


Last Friday night, the Royals got trounced. Baker outplayed Jay in every positional unit. Taking a 42-0 score into halftime, Baker played mostly backups the entire second half. From the beginning of the game, the Royals were outmanned and outgunned. And if all you saw was Friday night’s showing, you would not be very impressed […]

First half turnovers doom Royals

Baker outscored the Royals 28-0 im the first quarter of Friday night’s playoff game as the Gators decimated the Royals 42-6. Jay had 5 turnovers in the first half and Baker scored on each takeaway. James Eddings finished the night with only 49 yards. Baker now will host Chipley who beat Holmes County 30-29 in […]


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Jay (6-4) @ Baker #2 (10-0) Game Time 7:30 Regional Semi-finals FHSAA Playoff  

Community Pep-Rally


On Thursday evening, JHS will be having a community wide pep-rally for Friday night’s playoff game. The event will take place in the gymnasium and will begin at 7pm. Come out and show your support. Go Royals!

“Big-Boy Football”


        On Friday night, Veteran’s Day, the Jay Royals will be traveling down highway 4 for the second time this season. The two schools have made the 33 mile trip through the Blackwater Forrest over the last 40 years many, many times. However, this will be the first time the two schools have met in the […]



The Running Royals successful Cross Country season came to an end at the FHSAA 1A Region 1 Championships on Saturday. But not before a few more personal best times were recorded for the Jay teams. The top 6 teams and 15 individuals advanced to the state championships to be held this weekend in Tallahassee. The […]