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 […]

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 […]

Lady Gators softball wins three back-to-back

BELLE GLADE — It sounds strange, but the Glades Day Lady Gators are three games into their season and have yet to play an entire game of softball. That’s because the Lady Gators have jumped out to such huge leads in all three games that they had to be ended early due to the Florida […]

Lady Brahman softball banquet concludes season

The district champion Okeechobee High School Lady Brahman softball team wrapped up their 2019 season with their annual banquet on May 29. The banquet caps off what had been an impressive season for the Lady Brahman softball program. After opening with seven straight losses, it appeared the team was having an off year compared with […]

Lady Brahmans get walk-off win in playoffs

It took eleven innings of nail-biting softball but the Lady Brahmans are advancing to the regional semifinals. Okeechobee’s own ‘cardiac kids’ pulled off a dramatic walk-off 2-1 playoff victory over the Olympic Heights Lady Lions in the regional quarterfinals in Okeechobee on May 8. The game was tied 0-0 for the first five innings until […]

OHS Lady Brahman softball wins district championship

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahmans are district champions for the second time in three years. The Lady Brahmans took a commanding 6-2 win over the South Fork Lady Bulldogs in their district championship match-up on May 6. OHS head coach Mary Huff fielded a young team this year and described the Okeechobee […]

Lady Gators win third consecutive championship

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Day Lady Gators softball team has won the 2A District 7 championship for the third year in a row. Head coach Sherri Paez has helped build the Lady Gators softball program into the regular playoff contenders they now are. “This season had been a lot of work for the team,” […]

Lady Brahmans team to face Martin County

The Okeechobee High School Lady Brahman softball team now knows who they’ll be facing in the first round of the district tournament on April 30. Okeechobee will take on the 12-4 Martin County Lady Tigers in the district tournament, which is being played at Jensen Beach High School. When these two teams last met back […]

Yearling bats come alive against Moore Haven

OKEECHOBEE — The Moore Haven Middle School Lady Terriers softball team made the trip up to Okeechobee to face the Yearling Middle School Lady Bulls on April 17. The home crowd at the Okeechobee High School softball field were still finding their seats when the Lady Bulls jumped out to an early lead. Yearling already […]

OHS softball team sweeps Glades Day and Moore Haven

Three lake area softball teams battled last week and one clear winner was able to emerge from the fray. Okeechobee beat Glades Day 11-1 in their game on April 16, dropping the Lady Gators to 5-7 on the year. Glades Day head coach Sherri Paez says she was hoping the Lady Gators would play stronger […]