Belle Glade youths teams win state championship

HOBE SOUND — On Saturday, April 21, the Wellington Wizards Rugby Club won four state championships. The club’s Under-9, Under-13, Under-15 and Under-19 teams claimed the championship titles at the Florida State Rugby Union’s state championships hosted by the Hobe Sound Polo Club in Hobe Sound. Belle Glade residents Billy and Jenna Rimes’ and Bradley […]

Flag football team wins district championship

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central flag football Lady Raiders defeated the Jensen Beach Lady Falcons 19-0 in the District 11-1A championship game on April 25 in Port St. Lucie. Jensen was ranked ninth in the state the week before the championship game by FloridaHSFootball.com, while Glades Central was rated 19th in the state. The […]

Devil is in the details in loss to Okeechobee

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee High School Blue Devils basketball team lost to the Okeechobee Brahmans 55-35 in their game on Jan. 12. It’s the second time this season the Brahmans have bested the Blue Devils, Okeechobee won the first match-up 71-64 back on Dec. 11. In that game, the OHS Brahmans jumped out to an […]

Pahokee rallies but falls short against Okeechobee

The Pahokee Blue Devils boys basketball team lost to the Okeechobee Brahmans 71-64 on Dec. 11 at Pahokee High School. At 0-6, the Blue Devils have struggled thus far in the season. The most painful loss might have been the Dec. 1 overtime loss to Atlantic Christian 43-42. In that game, after a huge fourth […]

Pahokee falls to Madison County in state semifinal rematch

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee High School Blue Devils lost to the Madison County Cowboys 28-10 on Nov. 24 in the Class 1A state semifinal. The game was a rematch of last year’s state semifinal, which the Blue Devils won 21-19. Pahokee coach Orson Walkes thinks that mistakes on the Pahokee side of the ball were […]

Blue Devils hold off scrappy Bulldogs; advance to semifinal

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Blue Devils defeated the Frostproof Bulldogs 42-28 on Friday, Nov. 17, bringing them one step closer to another visit to Orlando and a berth in the state championship. Next they’ll travel to face the unbeaten Madison County Cowboys on Nov. 24 in the state semifinal. Pahokee coach Orson Walkes thinks his […]

Blue Devils dominate Williston in playoffs

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Blue Devils defeated the Williston Red Devils 41-17 in their playoff game on Friday, Nov. 10. Next, Pahokee faces the Frostproof Bulldogs on Friday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Pahokee. Pahokee was without running back Jateri Washington, who sat out the game with an ankle injury. He had played a […]

Pahokee to battle Glades Central in Muck Bowl

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee High School Blue Devils are preparing to play the Glades Central H.S. Raiders in the annual Muck Bowl in Glades Central at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3. Pahokee is coming off a 45-0 loss to the Cocoa Tigers. Cocoa gave the Blue Devils their second loss of the season, with the only […]

Pahokee victorious during homecoming game

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Blue Devils defeated the West Park Prep Crimson Trunks on Oct. 13 with a score 35-0. The Blue Devils, now with a record of 6-1, move on to face the Seminole Ridge Hawks on Oct. 20. The West Park game was only played for a half, as the Crimson Trunks were […]

Blue Devils trample Palm Beach Gardens

The Pahokee Blue Devils scored late in the fourth quarter to secure a 35-28 win over the Palm Beach Gardens Gators on Oct 6. Next the Blue Devils will play a homecoming game against West Park Prep this Friday Oct. 13 at 7 p.m. Pahokee coach Orson Walkes and his Blue Devils are now 4-1 […]