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Sports Cast for September 23rd:
Osceola broke a long losing streak to Yearling with a 25-23 and 25-7 victory over the Lady Bulls at the Warriors gym Monday for their first win of the year. Alexi Morgan had six aces and two kills and Aubrey Hatway had four kills one assist and one block to lead the Warriors.
Hatway says the squad really focused and wanted to beat their cross town rivals.
Coach Lauren Throop, who played at Osceola, couldn’t recall when Osceola had last beaten Yearling, she said this performance came almost out of the blue. An ace by Mattie Garcia helped Osceola win the back and forth first game, which neither team led by more than three points. Yearling never threatened in the second game.
The soccer match was postponed until October due to rain.
On the sports schedule today, Moore Haven volleyball meets Canterbury at 7:30 pm, girls golf visits Port St. Lucie at the Saints Country Club, OHS bowlers visit South Fork, OHS swimmers hold a tri match at the sports complex against John Carroll and the Pine School at 5:30 pm, boys golf visits south Fork at Hammock Creek country club at 3:30 pm.
Sports Cast for September 22nd:
Lamar Williams rushed for 169 yards and two touchdowns and Bubba Fludd rushed for 11 hundred and two scores to lead Okeechobee past Fort Pierce Westwood 28-21 Friday night.
Jajuan Cherry added a four yard touchdown run for the Brahmans first win of the season.
Coach Chris Branham praised his players as they had just 24 players active and had to go deep into their bench to play this game. Fludd said the team is starting to learn the offense and use the blocks they are given.
Westwood’s Margues Burgess rushed for 104 yards, much of them on the final drive as the Panthers got to the Brahman four yard line in the final seconds. The final pass from Raheem Lewis fell incomplete in the end zone.
Safety Zeke Matthews says the defense knew it had to make a stop.
Okeechobee had a season high 359 yards in offense.
This week Okeechobee will host Heritage from Palm Bay in another district game.
Trinity Catholic Ocala defeated Moore Haven by forfeit.
Lady Brahman volleyball dropped four matches at the East coast challenge in Martin County this weekend, defeating South fork but losing to Park Vista, Lake Worth Christian, Martin County and Vero Beach.
On the schedule today Yearling visits Osceola for volleyball and soccer at 4:30 pm.
Sports Cast for September 18th:
Pemayetv Emahakv ended Yearlings long home court winning streak Wednesday with a three game victory in Okeechobee, 25-11, 24-26 and 15-8. Seminole’s coach Kim Jackson says her girls really played a strong match. She said it is a good rivalry and a win on the road in Okeechobee is very rewarding.
Yearling Coach Kellyann Campbell says her team started off slow but grew in confidence as the match went along.
Lady Brahman volleyball won a marathon match at South Fork Tuesday 24-26, 26-24, 30-32, 25-16 and 15-8 to improve to 6-1 on the season. The Brahman JV also prevailed two games to one.
On the sports schedule today, Yearling volleyball and soccer visit Gifford at 4:30 pm. OHS bowling travels to Port St. Lucie at 3:30. JV football tonight hosts Jensen Beach at 6 pm. Boys golf takes on Port St. Lucie at the Saints Country Club at 3:30 pm.
Sports Cast for September 17th:
Osceola Middle School soccer improved to (2-0) with a 4-0 victory over Gifford Tuesday.
Alejandro Bucio had three goals for the Warriors.
Coach Jorje Botello is pleased with his teams’ strong start. Botello says he wants his reserve players to work harder in practice to earn playing time and wants his team to keep the peddle to the medal against opponents.
Inside the volleyball team fell in two games to Gifford 25-17 and 25-10.
Brahman boys’ golf improved to 7-2 on the season with a victory over Westwood and Centennial.
Kyle Mullins and Zach Hudson shot 39, Daniel Fulleda 40, Jarrod Morgan 41, Eli Finey 44 and Mason Faulk 51. Okeechobee shot 159.
Westwood shot 208 and Centennial 248
On the sports schedule today, Yearling hosts Brighton for girls volleyball at 4:30 pm
Girls’ golf will travel to John Carroll at the St. James Country Club at 3:30 pm
Sports Cast for September 16th:
Elijah Finney was named the Defense MVP for the Brahman baseball team this past season. Finney played solid defense at short stop and also when he pitched for the district champions.
He said he worked hard to get this award. Finney takes over as the undisputed ace of the staff this coming year. He said he had a solid sophomore season and hopes that carries over this year. Osceola middle school soccer opened their season with a 6-0 victory over Oslo in a rain delayed match last Thursday. Alejandro Bucio had two goals.
Yearling volleyball defeated Sebastian 25-9 and 25-11 to improve to 2-0 on the season.
OYFL teams won two out of five games versus Winter Haven on Saturday. The Pee Wee won 44-0 and the Mitey Mites prevailed 20-6. The seniors lost 26-16, the flag 28-0 and the juniors 19-12.
On the sports schedule today, Yearling volleyball and soccer visit Oslo at 4:30. Osceola volleyball and soccer host Gifford at 4:30 pm. OHS bowlers host South Fork at 3:30 pm. OHS swimmers host Lake Placid at 5:30 pm. Boys’ golf meets Port St. Lucie and Westwood at a tri match at Fairwinds Country Club at 3:30 pm. OHS volleyball visits South Fork at 6 pm.
Sports Cast for September 15th:
A 40 yard touchdown pass from Austin Kuyrkendall to Clayton Kidwell was the difference as Martin County defeated Okeechobee 10-3 in high school football action Friday night dropping the Brahmans to (0-3) on the season.
Okeechobee was a miserable 3 for 20 through the air, and was held to 106 total yards.
Coach Chris Branham said his defense was stingy but his offense still has work to do. Martin County had just 199 yards in total offense.
Luke Kendall had a 34 yard field goal for the Tigers and Jarrett Mills hit a 36 yard field goal for Okeechobee.
Brahman senior Greg Hernandez says the defense did get frustrated having to play so many minutes. Bubba Fludd caught a 27 yard pass and ran for a 21 yard gain while Zeke Matthews caught a 30 yard pass from QB Brandon Shockley.
Defensive tackle Joseph Benjamin says the slow start on the season wasn’t something they expected this year.
This week the Brahmans are on the road at Fort Pierce Westwood.
Sports Cast for September 12th:
Garrett Casuey was the winner of the Yearling award for boys basketball this past season. He moves onto the high school team this year. He said he tried to have a good attitude and support his teammates this past year. Yearling finished (6-6) last year.
Abigail Myers had 8 assists in a losing cause as Osceola fell to Oslo in Volleyball last night in a close match, 25-21, 17-25 and 11-15 in Okeechobee.
Alexie Morgan had for aces and three kills for Osceola.
Martin County swept the Okeechobee swim teams on Thursday.
On the sports schedule this weekend, Brahman football hosts Martin County tonight at 7 pm. Both teams are (0-2). OHS bowling hosts Treasure coast this afternoon at 3:30 pm and Moore Haven football travels to Glades Day for a 7 pm kickoff. The cross country team holds a fundraiser tomorrow morning at the Ag Civic Center. OYFL teams host Winter Haven at Okeechobee high school Saturday starting at 9 am.
Sports Cast for September 11th:
Okeechobee defeated Moore Haven in three straight, 25-15,25-13 and 25-16 last night to improve to 4-1 on the season. Okeechobee also defeated Port St. Lucie in three straight games on Tuesday. Baylee Farless said the girls played well and were glad to defeat a rival school.
OHS bowlers swept by Lincoln Park, the girls lost 7-0; Jessica Olney rolled the top game at 195. The boys fell 6-1. Brian Chapman had the high game of 202.
Boys’ golf defeated Port St. Lucie Tuesday by 28 strokes with a score of 180. Daniel Fulleda led the way with a 39. Jarred Morgan and Kyle Mullins shot 47. Wednesday the boys finished second in a four way match for 18 holes with south fork, Jensen beach and Fort Pierce central. Fulleda, Zack Hudson and Kyle Mullins all shot 83 to lead the Brahmans.
On the sports schedule today, Yearling volleyball and soccer host Sebastian River at 4:30 pm, Osceola soccer and volleyball host Gifford at 4:30 pm. OHS swimmers travel to Martin County. JV Football travels to Clewiston kickoff at 7 pm. OHS boys’ golf competes at John Carroll at the PGA golf and country club at 3:30 pm.
Sports Cast for September 10th:
The boys cross country team opened their season with a 15th place finish at the Martin County under the lights invitational Friday. 23 teams competed. Daniel Shelley led the way with a time of 18:30 to finish in 52nd place. Josue Santibanez finished in 18:58 to finish 65th. Coach A.J Mayernik thinks the boys’ team has some real potential this year.
The girl’s team finished 18th out of 21 teams at the event. Alexis Muller led the way with a time of 24:03 good for 76th place. Charleigh Heater finished 94th with a time of 24:46.
Coach Mayernik said the girls are more of a long term project. Girls’ golf rolled past Lake Placid with a team score of 194 on Monday. Hannah Raulerson shot a 3 over par, 38 to lead Okeechobee.
On the sports schedule today, Okeechobee hosts Moore Haven for volleyball at 6:30 pm. OHS bowlers visit Lincoln Park at 3:30 pm; OHS boys’ golf has a tri match with Ft. Pierce, Jensen Beach and Martin County in Stuart. Girls’ golf travels to Clewiston at 3:30m.
Sports Cast for September 9th:
Yearling volleyball outlasted Storm Grove 25-13 and 25-18 last night in a competitive match. The soccer team shut out Storm Grove 8-0 in a mercy rule match. The OYFL teams won two out of five games in Sebring Saturday. The Flag lost 25-6the Mighty Mites lost 40-0 and the senior team fell 14-13. The junior team prevailed 12-6 and the Pee Wee team won 18-7.
Girls’ volleyball swept past Clewiston on Friday, 25-5, 25-12, and 25-18.
Logan Laskey won the Midfielder of the year award for Brahman boys’ soccer last year. Laskey said he appreciated the award and thanked former Brahman and Florida Atlantic soccer player Hunter Pritchard for helping him do well in the position. He said the team has high hopes for this year.
A busy day on the schedule today, Yearling volleyball visits Glades Day at 4:30, Osceola volleyball and soccer open up at Sebastian Middle at 4:30, boys golf takes on Port St. Lucie at the Saints Golf and Country Club, OHS volleyball will host Port St. Lucie at 5 and 6:30 pm, OHS swimming will host St. Lucie West Centennial at 5:30 pm.