Terriers pull off comeback victory

MOORE HAVEN — The Moore Haven High School Terriers scored a dramatic come-from-behind victory against the Glades Day School Gators on Sept. 29, defeating their rival 42-21. Next, they look to continue their perfect record against the Southwest Florida Christian Kings at 7 p.m. this Friday, Oct. 6. A final score of 42-21 can be […]

Moore Haven plans to keep momentum against Lake Placid

Moore Haven Terriers Coach Max Manin doesn’t want the team to get complacent when they play the Lake Placid Dragons at 7 p.m. this Friday, Sept. 1, at Moore Haven High School. After winning the kick-off classic against Gateway 41-0, followed by winning the regular season opener against St Petersburg 35-0, Coach Manin still sees […]

Terriers practice for speed and exuberance

Moore Haven figures to compete for a state football playoff berth again this year with a mixture of veteran experience, speed and youthful exuberance. New coach Max Manin said they have 46 players in fall camp, which is an increase over recent years. He plans to make a few tweaks to the schemes but knows […]

Roudybush resigns; Manin becomes interim football coach

In a whirlwind couple of days, Moore Haven lost its football coach and then quickly rebounded to name a top assistant to the job. Richard Roudybush stepped aside after two successful years with identical (7-3) records. The Terriers didn’t qualify for the post season in either year but were still among the better teams in […]

Moore Haven football team plays in jamboree

MOORE HAVEN — The Moore Haven Terriers fell to Benjamin 39-9 in the team’s spring football game on May 20. Highlights for the Terriers included a nine yard touchdown pass from LJ Sampson to Eric Hunter, and a field goal by Delfino Mayorga. Alduvar Gary caught three passes for 53 yards and Sampson rushed nine […]

Glades football ready for jamborees

Local high schools will be busy this week as spring football will take center stage with four games this week and one game next week. Clewiston Tiger football held their inter-squad scrimmage Friday, May 12, at Cane Field. Coach Pete Walker said the team had some good signs and some not so good. He expressed […]

Track stars qualify for state

The Glades Central High School Lady Raiders 4×100 meter relay team qualified for state last week after a strong performance at the Region 2A-4 track meet on April 26 at Fort Lauderdale. The Raiders also had two boys qualify for the state finals, De’Markus Johnson in the 400 meters at 48.82 seconds and Ra’heem Alford […]

Sports News in Brief

• Moore Haven baseball scored seven runs in the first two innings and went on to defeat Community School of Naples 11-9 in extra innings on April 20. The Terriers had an early lead but Community School rallied to tie the game in the bottom of the seventh inning. Coach Max Manin said his team […]

Moore Haven youth to play in national game

MOORE HAVEN — Dawnya Washington of Moore Haven received a national honor in April as people took notice of how good a youth football player he’s become. Washington was named to play in the Florida vs Georgia Future Stars All-star game in June. The game, played among different age groups, is arguably one of the […]

Sports News in Brief

• The Lady Terriers basketball season ended on Jan. 30 when they fell in the first round of the 3A-6 district tournament to Southwest Florida Christian, 70-45. Aleina Micco had 19 points and five rebounds, Sunni Bearden had 15 points, seven rebounds and four steals and Sydnee Cypress had eight points, and 11 rebounds for […]