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Royals fall to Tigers in Playoffs


@ Graceville- For the first time in nearly 15 years, the Jay Royals (16-11) basketball team made an appearance in the playoffs. Going into the fourth, with the score tied 41-41, the Royals benefited from Tristan Watson’s 21, mostly 3’s, and took a 3 point lead. But the Royals ultimately fell to the Tigers (21-7) […]

Basketball Playoffs


Jay found out its playoff destiny this weekend. Jay defeated Central to advance to the district championship game, but came up short against Paxton on Saturday night. With the loss, Jay will be on the road in the first round of the playoffs. Jay will travel to Graceville on Thursday night. Game time is 7pm. […]

Royals Fall Short In Championship


@ Paxton- Jay fell short on the road in the district championship on Saturday at Paxton, falling to the Bobcats, 55-32. With the loss, Jay will now have to travel in the first round of the playoffs on Thursday. Check back for more information.

Royals Shock Jags! Advance to Championship


@ Paxton- On Friday, the Royals took on their rivals in the semi-finals and won, 66-59. The Royals got the win thanks in part to hot 3 point shooting by committee; Dylan Ingram, Ethan McDonald, and Tristan Watson all hit multiple 3’s on the night. The Royals (15-9) got to this point by defeating winless […]

Royals Top Bobcats! District Champs!


Jay-It was one of the of the best girl’s basketball game ever seen at Jay High School. In front of a packed gym, the Lady Royals won their second district championship in a row under head coach Brian Watson. In doing so, Jay avenged two earlier season losses to the number one seeded Paxton Bobcats. […]

Lady Royals to Play for Championship


@ Jay-On Thursday night, Jay easily defeated Northview in the semi-finals, while Paxton took care of business over Central to setup a Jay vs. Paxton district championship on Saturday night at Jay. Paxton has defeated Jay twice already this year, 54-39 and 41-19. Gametime is 7pm on Saturday night.

Jags Top Royals


@ Jay- On Friday night, Jay hosted their rivals and the home team did not have their way. I’m a game that was close all throughout, the Jags pulled away from the Royals in the fourth quarter to defeat Jay, 67-51. Jay erased an 8 point halftime deficit to tie Central and actually took the […]

Lady Royals Shine at District Weightlifting


@ Baker-On Friday, Baker hosted the district girls weightlifting meet and Jay was well-represented. 10 ladies will be advancing to regionals next Friday and two won district in their weight class, Ella Nelson and Raven Fretwell. 

Lady Royals down Bulldogs


@Jay-The Lady Royals held on to avenge an earlier-in-the season loss to Freeport on Thursday night, 44-38.

Results From FL/AL Shootout

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On Thursday and Friday, Jay hosted their first ever Alabama/Florida Shootout. The Round Robin style event replaced the long time Jay Christmas Tournament. The two night event had four schools in attendance and featured four games a day, including boys and girls teams. Teams in attendance were Flomaton, Robertsdale, Central, and Jay. Girls Results Jay […]