Lady Brahmans shut out Sebring volleyballers

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School varsity volleyball team beat district newcomer Sebring 3-0 on Sept. 12 and took the powerhouse Jensen Beach Lady Falcons all the way to the fifth set before falling 3-2 on Sept. 17. The Lady Brahmans had been looking forward to the Sebring game ever since they lost to the […]

Brahmans and Bulldogs battle in back-and-forth bout

STUART — The Okeechobee Brahmans and South Fork Bulldogs had a wild, back-and-forth game when they met up on Sept. 13 at South Fork High School. The game had plenty of offense, great defensive plays and a controversial call from officials that may have changed the outcome of the game. Ultimately Okeechobee ended up falling […]

Brahmans take down Martin County Tigers

STUART — The Okeechobee Brahmans looked prepared and confident when they took the field against the Martin County Tigers on Aug. 29. The threat of Hurricane Dorian caused Okeechobee’s game against Martin County to be suddenly moved up from its original date of Aug. 30, but you could hardly tell the Brahmans were operating on […]

OHS leads in candidates for new trade school

CLEWISTON — During the 2018-19 school year, representatives from U.S. Sugar traveled all around Lake Okeechobee visiting schools ahead of the new Industrial Skills Training Academy (ISTA) opening in Clewiston. They spoke to students about the opportunity at ISTA, which is a new technical skills training program the company would be opening later in 2019. […]

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 […]