Lady Brahmans fall to Doral Academy

OKEECHOBEE — The Lady Brahmans softball team’s playoff run came to an end on May 17 when they came up short against Doral Academy 3-0 in the regional final held at Okeechobee High School. It marks the end of a softball season that saw the Lady Brahmans win their second district championship in three years. […]

Lady Brahmans advance to regional final

The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahmans softball team advanced to the regional final with a dramatic extra inning win against the Dwyer Lady Panthers on May 14. You may be feeling a sense of déjà vu reading this story. The OHS softball team won a playoff game in extra innings in dramatic fashion? Didn’t you […]

Brahmans knocked out of playoffs by Jensen

The Okeechobee Brahman varsity baseball team’s season came to an abrupt end in the district playoffs on May 7 as they fell to the Jensen Beach Falcons, 3-0. The game had all the makings of a pitchers duel in the early going, with freshman Brahman pitcher Jacob Hardy controlling the Falcon batters with some great […]

Okeechobee nearly pulls off comeback against Gators

The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity baseball team nearly pulled off a late-game comeback against the Palm Beach Gardens Gators on May 1. Okeechobee found itself down 4-0 to the Gators with only one out left in the bottom of the seventh inning. The Brahmans already had Logan Johnson on board at first base when […]

Lady Brahmans softball team wins three in a row

The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahmans softball team got a much-needed spark after what had been a somewhat slow start to their season when they stacked three back-to-back wins in the span of six days. The Lady Brahmans officially got the winning streak started with a 10-1 blowout of South Fork on March 21, but […]

Brahman baseball team keeps Bulldogs on a leash

  The Okeechobee Brahman varsity baseball team improved to 4-1 on the year after they took advantage of some critical miscues by the South Fork Bulldogs and secured a 3-1 victory on March 7. The game against the Bulldogs took place in the middle of a three-game home stretch for the Brahmans. Sebring traveled to […]

School board recognizes basketball team for historic season

  The Okeechobee County School Board recognized the Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team for its accomplishment in winning the district championship against rival Jensen Beach on Feb. 16. It was the first time the basketball program had won a district championship since 1991. “If you have been living under a rock for the […]

Brahmans fall in overtime after heroic effort

  By all accounts, when the Okeechobee Brahmans varsity basketball team stepped onto the court to face the Dillard Panthers in the regional quarterfinal of the state tournament on Feb. 21, they were the underdogs. Dillard is ranked as one the top teams in Florida and makes yearly appearances in the state tournament, including when […]

Brahmans get playoff win over Heritage

  The Okeechobee Brahman varsity basketball team held their senior night for the last game of their regular season on Feb. 8 against the Berean Christian Bulldogs. The team recognized six seniors who will be leaving the team after this year, including Jemal Davis, Jalen Pryor, J-Quan Ferrol, Lucas Osceola, Kimani McIntosh and Ky’Ode Walters. […]

OHS gets back-to-back wins against Jensen and Moore Haven

The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team stacked back-to-back wins against their district rival Jensen Beach and fellow Lake Okeechobee team Moore Haven on Feb. 1 and Feb. 4. The Brahmans exacted some revenge on the Jensen Beach Falcons when they came away with the victory over the district foe. Jensen knocked Okeechobee out […]