Clewiston leads the way in soccer around the lake

• The Clewiston Tigers boys soccer team continued their dominant performance and increased their record to a perfect 7-0 after defeating rival LaBelle 2-1 on Dec. 4 and Gateway Charter 2-0 on Dec. 6. Tigers freshman Emilio Rico and senior Cristobal Antonio each had a goal against LaBelle, while last week’s Athlete of the Week, […]

Lady Tigers Soccer

    The Clewiston Lady Tigers soccer team topped the Okeechobee Lady Brahmans 6-1 in their game at Okeechobee High School on Dec. 4. Clewiston’s Nicole Chanteng sends the ball onto the Brahman’s side of the field early in the second half.   Okeechobee senior Ashton English attempts to keep the ball away from the […]

Big Lake Athlete of the Week: Josue Gonzalez

Clewiston Tigers sophomore soccer player Josue Gonzalez is this week’s Big Lake Athlete of the Week for his performance during the Tigers’ stretch of five undefeated games to start their 2018 season. Last year as a freshman, Gonzalez set the varsity record in scoring at Clewiston with 41 goals for the season, and he hasn’t […]

Football playoffs heat up as semifinals begin

Moore Haven, Pahokee, Glades Central and Glades Day are all still in the thick of the playoffs as the regional semifinals kick off on Nov. 16. While Moore Haven and Pahokee enjoyed first-round byes last week, Glades Central and Glades Day fought for their right to remain in the championship hunt. • The Glades Central […]

Coach Garret sent off with big win

CLEWISTON — The Clewiston Tigers defeated the Okeechobee Brahmans 42-2 in the final game of the season on Nov. 2, bringing them to 2-8 for the year and keeping Okeechobee at a winless 0-10. The Tigers racked up 394 yards rushing against the Brahmans and dominated both lines of scrimmage. The game remained scoreless up […]

Football Around the Lake

• The Glades Day Gators scored early and often in their game against the Southwest Florida Christian Kings on Oct. 26, winning 63-26 and increasing their record to 5-4. They are currently ranked second in FHSAA’s Class 2A Region 4 power rankings, two spots over Moore Haven. They’ll wrap up their regular season against a […]

Athlete of the Week: J’quonne Banks

Clewiston High School senior cornerback and wide receiver J’quonne Banks is the week’s Big Lake Athlete of the Week for not only his performance in the Tigers game against Dunbar on Oct. 26, but his high level of play all season for the Clewiston football program. Banks had an interception, two pass breakups and three […]

Football Around the Lake

• The Clewiston Tigers came up short in their game against Cypress Lake on Oct. 19. The Tigers lost 28-3 and fall to 1-7 on the year. Clewiston will now finish out the rest of their season on the road against Dunbar on Oct. 26 and Okeechobee on Nov. 2. When the Tigers face the […]

Football Around the Lake

• The Moore Haven Terriers continued their winning streak on Oct. 12, beating Oasis 36-7. There was a lot of buildup leading up to the game that the match-up would be a more competitive affair, but the Terriers ran away with it, bettering their record to 5-1. Moore Haven is now on a four-win streak […]

Football Around the Lake

• The Clewiston Tigers will be taking on the Immokalee Indians on Oct. 12 in Clewiston. The Tigers are coming off their bye week and hoping their players are rested and ready to go on a four-game win streak to close out the year. The Immokalee game will be Clewiston’s last home game of the […]