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Sports Cast for January 16th:
Port St. Lucie had 10, three point baskets as they defeated Okeechobee in 71-59 in district high school basketball last night.
Demetris Webster had 17 points and William Arnold had 15 points for the Jaquars. Demetrius Clark had 21 points, while Roshell Thomas and Antawyn Fludd had 10 points apiece for Okeeechobee.
Okeechobee travels to Sebastian River tonight.
Boys’ soccer earned a tie 1-1 with Clewiston.
Daniel Rodriguez scored the tying goal in the final five minutes of the match. He said it was an intense game and Okeechobee played with some motivation. Coach Lonnie Sears said the game plan was to possess the ball and for most of the first half Okeechobee did a good job at that
The boys celebrate their senior night tonight at Brahman Stadium against Sebring, JV match at 6 and varsity to follow.
On the sports schedule, Moore Haven girls and boys hoops host Evangelical Christian starting at 6 pm.
Terrier boys’ soccer hosts Imagine School at 7 pm.
Okeechobee wrestlers compete at the Martin County tournament on Saturday.
Sports Cast for January 15th:
Toriesha Freeman hit a 14 foot jumper with under 30 seconds left and Osceola held on to defeat Yearling 12-9 in a defensive battle in middle school basketball last night. Freeman says it was a hard fought game and the shot sure made her team feel better with the lead. LAFasia Smith had 4 points and 7 rebounds inside for Osceola. She said the team really felt good about the victory. Taylor Gibson had 6 points and 8 rebounds for Yearling.
In the boys’ game, Yearling broke out to a 16-2 lead after the first quarter and went on to defeat Osceola 42-30 last night.
Point guard Devonte Luellman says Yearling wanted revenge from an early season loss at Osceola. Robert Futch had 16 points for Yearling. Evan Neal had 11 points for Osceola.
On the sports schedule today, Okeechobee boys’ basketball visits Port St. Lucie with junior varsity at 5:30 and varsity at 7 pm.
Pemayetv Emahakv visits West Glades for basketball this afternoon with girls at 5 pm and boys around 6:30 pm.
Sports Cast for January 14th:
South Fork jumped out to a 23-4 lead and went on to defeat the Okeechobee Brahmans 65-45 in boys’ basketball last night.
Demetrius Clark had 11 points, Chris Epps 10 points and Roshell Thomas 10 points, five steals and five assists for Okeechobee.
Pemayetv Emahakv defeats Osceola in girls hoops last night, 28-16. Aleina Micco led the way with 15 points for the Seminoles. She said she practices a lot and that helps her shooting touch. Judele Root led Osceola with 4 points and 13 rebounds.
Osceola boys won the night cap, 34-21. Mark Youmans and Cordavion Demery both had 8 points and Evan Neal added 7 points for the Warriors second win of the year. Coach Justin Perman said his team worked well together. Demery added six rebounds inside despite giving up height and weight to the Seminoles. He said it took effort to battle inside.
Aleke Baker and Jaylen Baker had six points apiece for the Seminoles.
Lady Brahman basketball defeats Port St. Lucie last night 42-40.
Girls’ soccer season ends with a 7-0 loss to Jensen Beach at districts.
Moore Haven girls’ basketball rolled over Marco Island Academy 61-41.
Sports Cast for January 13th:
Okeechobee won a big district game in girls’ basketball, 24-20 at Jensen Beach last night. Cheyenne Nunez led the way with 11 points. Coach Joe Smith said he felt the team came together in this game. Kiara Turgeon had nine points for the Lady Falcons. Nunez admitted it wasn’t her best game.
On the sports schedule today, girls’ basketball visits Port St. Lucie, JV at 4:30 and varsity at 6 pm.
Moore Haven girls and boys basketball visit Marco Island Academy with JV boys at 4:30, girls at 6 and boys varsity at 7:30.
Osceola middle school will host Pemayetv Emahakv for basketball this afternoon at 4:30 and 5:45.
Brahman boys’ basketball visit South Fork, with freshman at 4, junior varsity at 5:30 and varsity at 7 pm.
Moore Haven girls’ soccer begins their district tournament at Glades Day school this afternoon at 1 pm.