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 […]

Pahokee Blue Devils falls to Vero Beach

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Blue Devils are preparing to face the Boyton Beach Tigers at 7 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 29, at Pahokee High School. The Blue Devils are looking to rebound after a tough 28-13 loss to the Vero Beach Indians. Coming into the game all eyes were on Indians quarterback Nicholas Celidonio, who […]

Pahokee Blue Devils eye Vero Beach after month long layoff

PAHOKEE — The Pahokee Blue Devils are preparing to face the Vero Beach Indians this Friday, Sept 22, 7 p.m. at Vero Beach, after having more than a month off. The last game the Blue Devils played was their tough defensive win over Palm Beach Lakes on Aug. 25 with a score of 6-2. Pahokee […]

Pahokee Blue Devils walloped Lake Worth

PAHOKEE — Defense ruled the first half and offense dominated the second as Pahokee walloped Lake Worth, 39-0 in their spring game on Friday, May 26. Pahokee gained 423 yards on offense and held the Trojans to 51 total yards in the lopsided spring game at Anquan Boldin Stadium. Coach Orson Walkes said it was […]

Glades Central football game didn’t lack for excitement

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Central spring game didn’t lack for excitement and enthusiasm, it just fell short in execution for the young Raiders. Palm Beach Gardens scored 19 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to defeat the Raiders 35-21. Head Coach Jesse Hester returned to the Raider sidelines and got a good effort from […]

Pahokee Blue Devils win State Title

PAHOKEE – Whenever Pahokee needed a big offensive play this year they got one. When they needed a big defensive play, they got one. When they desired an unbeaten (14-0) season, they got one. When they wanted a victory in the Muck Bowl for the first since 2008, they got one. When they wanted the […]

Pahokee to play for state title

PAHOKEE – Pahokee has one more game to win in the school’s bid for the Class 1A state title. Thursday the Blue Devils travel to Orlando to meet the Baker Gators, (13-0), in a battle of unbeaten teams. Baker, coached by Matt Brunson, has defeated Cottondale 56-6, Graceville 21-14, and Blountstown 29-10 to reach the […]

Casko steps down as Raider football coach

BELLE GLADE – Rick Casko recently ended his second stint as head coach of the Glades Central Raiders. Casko took the Raiders to a 24-11 record over the past three seasons and two district championships. He also coached the Raiders between 1991 and 1994. Casko has spent 31 years as a coach with 27 of […]

Pahokee in championship game

PAHOKEE – Pahokee kept the dream of a state championship alive as they held off Madison County 21-19 in the Class 1A State Semifinal at Anquan Boldin Stadium. Rodney McKay rushed for 139 yards and two touchdowns to lead the offense, which was held to a season low 253 yards by the Cowboys. “I feel […]

Pahokee Blue Devils’ teamwork wins game

Tyrone Smith threw for 276 yards and four touchdowns, but it was another passer that clinched the victory for the Pahokee Devils in the regional final Friday, Nov. 18, against Trenton. Wide receiver Adarius Dent threw a 60 yard halfback pass to Tyron Arnett that totally fooled the Tigers and sent Pahokee to a 47-28 […]