Burnside to coach Terriers

MOORE HAVEN — Moore Haven assistant coach Brent Burnside has been named the new head football coach of the Terriers for the upcoming 2019 season. Former coach Max Manin has accepted a position as an assistant football coach at St. Augustine High School and moved on from the program. “Coach Burnside was instrumental in our […]

Lady Terriers survive late Okeechobee rally

After a few former Lady Brahmans basketball players made the switch to Moore Haven in between the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school year, a small rivalry developed between the two teams. Okeechobee head coach Jovanny Torres admitted that his players had the game against the Lady Terriers circled on their calender in the beginning of the […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Football Around the Lake

• The Moore Haven Terriers continued their dominant run this year with a 44-15 win over Mulberry on Oct. 19. Their wildcat offense continued to roll over opposing defenses. The Terriers tallied over 430 yards rushing against Mulberry. Up next, the Terriers travel to Naples to face the 4-5 First Baptist Academy Lions on Oct. […]

Athlete of the Week: Moore Haven offensive line

Offensive linemen are often the unsung heroes of an good offense. While the majority of the attention and acclaim go to the quarterbacks and running backs who put up big yards week after week, a lot of it wouldn’t be possible without a great offensive line. That’s why this week’s Big Lake Athletes of 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 Oct. 3

• 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 […]

Terriers dominate homecoming game

MOORE HAVEN — If there were any questions on whether Moore Haven would come out flat against the Southwest Florida Christian Kings after their dramatic and thrilling last-second win over Glades Day back on Sept. 28, the Terriers’ second play from scrimmage should’ve answered them. The Moore Haven offensive line sprung sophomore running back Nate […]