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 […]

Okeechobee High School Brahman wrestling advances to regionals

JENSEN BEACH — The Okeechobee High School Brahman wrestling team traveled to Jensen Beach on Jan. 3 to compete in the Cradle Cancer tournament. The Brahmans faced tough competition from 30 other schools in the tournament, but were able to place two wrestlers. Travis McKenna placed fourth and Jose Monrroy placed sixth while the Brahmans […]

Okeechobee’s Neal named to all-America freshman team

ORLANDO — The University of Alabama Crimson Tide concluded its 2019 season with a 35-16 win over the University of Michigan in the Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1. A former Okeechobee Brahman played a crucial role in anchoring the offensive line for Alabama throughout their season. Evan Neal started on the offensive line for the […]

Girls soccer team off to best start in years

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahman varsity soccer team has capitalized on a dominating win streak during the month of December and jumped out to a 7-2-1 record halfway through their season. They currently hold the No. 2 seed in their district behind Suncoast. Head coach Eric Swant credits the defensive play for […]

Brahmans upset Martin County Tigers

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School varsity basketball team upset the Martin County Tigers 74-64 on Dec. 20. The win improves the team’s record to 6-1 this year, and also means the Brahmans are still undefeated when playing in Okeechobee. Heading into the game, high school sports website Maxpreps ranked the Tigers as the 44th […]

Brahman wrestlers bring home championship

PORT ST. LUCIE — The Okeechobee High School Brahman wrestling team put together another dominating performance at the Steadwell/Grow Tournament held in Port St. Lucie on Dec. 13 and 14. The event featured a dual tournament on Dec. 13 followed by an individual tournament. Okeechobee opened the dual tournament with a convincing 82-6 win over […]

Lady Brahman basketball team rebounds with win streak

OKEECHOBEE– The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahman varsity basketball team is the midst of a seven game win streak. And they’ve secured a 9-2 record through the first half of the season, their best start since 2016. Following their loss to Jupiter back on Dec. 2, the Lady Brahmans have gone undefeated, grabbing two crucial […]

Okeechobee Brahmans bulldoze Terriers

OKEECHOBEE– The Okeechobee High School Brahman varsity basketball team dominated the Moore Haven Terriers on Dec. 13, winning 67-30. The win improves Okeechobee’s record to 3-1 this year and drops Moore Haven to 1-4. The Terriers kept things relatively close through the first quarter, with the Brahmans up 19-10 over Moore Haven a few minutes […]

Brahman wrestling prepares for home dual

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Brahman wrestling team spent the afternoon of Dec. 9 in the OHS cafeteria, preparing for their upcoming dual against Centennial and South Fork on Dec. 11. The wrestlers were in the cafeteria because the team has no dedicated facility on campus. The team practices in the gym when it’s […]

Brahman basketball shoots for another district championship

OKEECHOBEE — Last year the Okeechobee High School boys varsity basketball team accomplished something that hadn’t been done in a little under 30 years. They brought a basketball district championship back home to Okeechobee. The Brahmans defeated their longtime district foe Jensen Beach 44-40, to become district champions for the first time since 1991. It […]