Football around the lake this week: Oct. 21

Posted 10/18/22

The Pahokee Blue Devils secured a 21-12 victory over the First Baptist Academy Lions on Oct. 14.

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Football around the lake this week: Oct. 21


Pahokee Blue Devils (6-2)

The Blue Devils secured a 21-12 victory over the First Baptist Academy Lions on Oct. 14. Sophomore quarterback Austin Simmons threw for 281 yards and two touchdowns against the Lions. . The game was delayed for a short time due to a batch of storms that rolled over Lake Okeechobee Friday night. Next the Blue Devils host the 1-4 Charlotte Fightin' Tarpons at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 21.

Moore Haven Terriers (5-2)

The Moore Haven Terriers defeated Southwest Florida Christian on Oct. 17. The Terriers continue to put together a great season after two years of essentially being missing in action in football. The Moore Haven offense has put up over 50 points in three different games this season. Next the Terriers host the 5-2 Gulf Coast Sharks at 6 p.m. on Oct. 20.

Glades Central Raiders (1-7)

The Glades Central Raiders fell in a close game to the Inlet Grove Hurricanes on Oct. 13. The Hurricanes, who are led by former Raiders coach Rashad Jackson, won 10-6. Next the Raiders travel to take on the 1-6 Suncoast Chargers in a district matchup. The Raiders and Chargers faceoff at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 21.

Glades Day Gators (2-5)

The Glades Day Gators secured their second win of the season with a 44-19 win over Dade Christian last week. The Gators defense grabbed three interceptions in the win. Next Glades Day hit the road to take on the 0-6 Archbishop McCarthy Mavericks at 7 p.m. on Oct. 21.

Clewiston Tigers (1-4)

The Clewiston Tigers got their first win of the season last week, defeating the Lake Placid Dragons 27-0. The win couldn’t have come at a better time, as the Dragons were the first of three back-to-back district games in Clewiston’s schedule. Next they host the 0-4 Hardee Wildcats at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 21.

Okeechobee Brahmans (1-5)

The Okeechobee Brahmans saw their game against Port St. Lucie get canceled due to inclement weather last week. It was supposed to be the Brahman’s Homecoming game, which had already been rescheduled due to Hurricane Ian. Next they travel to take on the 3-4 Lake Placid Dragons on Oct. 21.

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