Lady Brahmans flag down a victory

Gracie Gamiotea sacks Port St. Lucie’s quarterback before she can cross the line of scrimmage in the Okeechobee Lady Brahmans JV flag football game on April 2. The JV team would go on to win 28-0. Lady Brahman pass rushers were relentless against Port St. Lucie while the Okeechobee offense ran a variety of sweeps […]

Glades Central football ready for Okeechobee

OKEECHOBEE — One of the top flag football teams in the state will be making the trip to Okeechobee to take on the OHS Lady Brahmans on March 28. The Glades Central Lady Raiders are ranked fifth in the state in the 1A region and head coach Sam Curry likes his team’s chances against the […]

Lady Raider flag football ranked as top team

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central Lady Raiders flag football team know that expectations are high for the program following their record breaking season in 2018. Last year the team rode a wave dominating performances throughout the regular season all the way to a district championship over Jensen Beach. Headed into the district championship game […]

Rivalries loom large in final weeks of high school football

OKEECHOBEE — As the final football games of the 2018 regular season approach and many teams vie for their spot in the playoffs, two games around Lake Okeechobee will be played that have no playoff implications whatsoever, yet they could not be more important to the four teams involved. The Okeechobee Brahmans will take on […]

OHS Homecoming 2018

Okeechobee High School held it’s annual homecoming parade, pep rally and bonfire on Oct. 18. Students from the classes of 2018 though 2022 competed against in each other in different events and enjoyed a performance from Okeechobee cheerleaders before singing the school’s alma mater and lighting the bonfire.

After winning kick-off classic, Brahmans prepare for great things

OKEECHOBEE — New Okeechobee football head coach Ty Smith was still completely drenched from the Gatorade shower his players had just given him after they defeated Jupiter 21-20 in the kick-off classic when he credited the team for overcoming early nerves to win the game. “There were a lot of nerves going around prior to […]

Brahman football head coach Chris Branham resigns

OKEECHOBEE — After spending 16 years with the Okeechobee Brahmans, head coach Chris Branham has resigned from the program. Branham announced his decision on Twitter and has also announced that he has accepted a position as wide receivers coach and special teams coordinator at Toombs County High School located in south eastern Georgia. “I want […]

OHS wins dramatic thriller in Clewiston

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee Brahmans defeated the Clewiston Tigers, 20-16, on Friday, Nov. 3, at Cane Field in Clewiston, ending their 2017 season with a win. Earlier in the game Okeechobee was trailing Clewiston, 9-0, with only two minutes left in the first half. Desperately needing a score, the Brahman offense took over around their […]

Brahmans football team wrap up spring practice

OKEECHOBEE — The Brahman football team stayed healthy for the most part and that is one of the best things coaches could mention when they reviewed football spring practice sessions. The weather wasn’t too bad and the kids got in a lot of work this spring, Coach Chris Branham said. That is until the last week. […]

OHS falls to Sebastian River

Sebastian River jumped out to a quick 21-0 lead and went on to overwhelm Okeechobee 41-7 in high school football action Saturday morning at Brahman Stadium. The game was the District 14-6A opener for both teams.  The kickoff was delayed until Saturday at 11 am due to heavy rains that flooded Brahman Stadium on Wednesday […]