Lady Brahmans increase record to 5-3 before break

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School varsity Lady Brahman softball team increased their record to 5-3 ahead of spring break. The Lady Brahmans beat Fort Pierce Central and Centennial on March 10 and 12, while they lost to South Fork and Oxbridge Academy on March 13 in a doubleheader. Okeechobee jumped up on Fort Pierce […]

Chobee wrestlers battle in state tournament

KISSIMMEE — After winning the regional championship, the Okeechobee High School wrestling team headed to Kissimmee on March 6 and 7 to compete in the Florida State Wrestling Championship. The Okeechobee Brahmans had qualified seven wrestlers for the state tournament this year, which is the second highest number of qualifiers for the school. At the […]

Lady Brahman softball team defeats Vero Beach

VERO BEACH —The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahman varsity softball team came back from trailing the Vero Beach Lady Indians to win 10-8 during their game on March 4. The Lady Brahmans were behind 6-5 after Vero Beach scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth. But Okeechobee’s offense brought out the fireworks in […]

OHS wrestlers are regional champs

PALM BAY — The Okeechobee High School Brahman wrestlers are regional champions after coming out on top in the 2A Region 4 tournament on Feb. 29 at Bayside High School in Palm Bay. Okeechobee won by nine points over runner-up St. Thomas Aquinas, followed by a third place finish by Miami Southridge and fourth place […]

OHS Brahmans fall in regional final

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team fell to the Pembroke Pines Jaguars in the regional final on Feb. 28, 72-55. The loss snaps a 13-game winning streak for Okeechobee. The Brahmans finish with a 26-3 record this season. Okeechobee jumped out early on the Jaguars thanks to big shots from Brahman […]

OHS basketball advances to regional championship

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School varsity basketball team has advanced to the regional final and has a chance to move on to the state tournament in Lakeland. The Okeechobee Brahmans will take on the Pembroke Pines Charter Jaguars in the regional final at Okeechobee High School on Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. Okeechobee advanced […]

Brahmans win regional game for first time since 1986

OKEECHOBEE — Brahman basketball head coach Demetre Riles has guided Okeechobee not only to back-to-back district championships but, now, their first regional playoff win in nearly 34 years. The Okeechobee Brahmans varsity basketball team won their first regional playoff game since 1986 thanks to a dominating second-half performance against the Belen Jesuit Wolverines to secure […]

Brahman baseball starts season with a bang

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School varsity baseball team opened their 2020 season with a big, 11-1 blowout of the Centennial Eagles on Feb. 18. Brahman batters wrecked the Eagles early and often. More often than not, Eagles pitchers ended up being their own worst enemy in the game. Centennial went through five pitching changes […]

Brahmans win district basketball championship

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee Brahmans survived a late rally in the fourth quarter and unplugged the Suncoast Chargers to win their second consecutive district championship on Feb. 14. The Brahmans varsity basketball team will now move on to host the regional quarterfinal against Belen Jesuit on Feb. 20. Okeechobee won the district championship the same […]

OHS basketball team wins 12 games in a row

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team kicked off 2020 the same way they ended 2019, by winning big games. Brahman coach Demetre Riles secured his 100th career win and the Brahmans have now won 12 back-to-back games. The Brahmans got their coach his 100th win by beating Fort Pierce Central 62-45 […]