Milicevic and Drapel win Fast Break fishing tournament

Gary Milicevic and Travis Drapel won the Fast Break fishing tournament held April 21 and 22 on Lake Okeechobee. Their combined two-day net weight total of a whopping 65.80 pounds won the team the top prize of $11,924. Milicevic is a LaBelle native with four career top-ten finishes out of the 15 tournaments he’s competed […]

Jim Howard wins 50+ Ahrma National

Jim Howard (51) had not ridden a motorcycle since 1983. In January of this year he decided he would give motor cross a try again and bought a vintage bike. Three months later he participated in the Ahrma National and won the 50+ Post Vintage 125 Intermediate Series in Jefferson, Texas. Howard started racing motocross […]

Boys Golf closes season

The LaBelle High School Boys Golf Team finished the season with a flury. They won two tournaments, had a Champion Crowned and placed a golfer in Regional. The golfers reclaimed the Hendry/Glades Championship on October 12 and Jason Mathis led the team and won the Individual Honor of Hendry/Glades Champion shooting a 45. Clewiston had […]

District 18 All-Star Champs!

LaBelle Little League had two baseball teams win the District 18 Title this summer. The major division was made up of players the ages of 10, 11 and 12. The junior division was made up of 13 and 14 year olds. Both teams were undefeated during the tournament series. The major team played a total […]

Yoan Prado a Track and Cross Country Star

A little over two and a half years ago before leaving his mother and younger brother in Cuba, nineteen year old Yoan Prado’s life looked quite a bit different than it does now. For the last five years in Cuba, Yoan was an avid field hockey athlete but upon moving to be with his father […]

Cowboy Round Up

Last Week (8/29 – 9/2) •The Varsity Cowboy Football Team won their first game during their season-opener versus the Evangelical Christian School Sentinels 38-14. More about the game at http://www.news-press.com/story/sports/high-school/football/2016/09/02/williams-helps-labelle-run-past-ecs/89535220/ The Cowboys are now 1-1 (0-0) heading into this Friday night’s home game versus Mariner High School (1-1, 0-0). Advance tickets are now on sale […]

LaBelle High Schools Sports- Round up for 2-11-16

Last Week (2/1- 2/6) • The Cowboy Basketball Team (16-11, 6-0) dominated the 4A-10 District Tournament, beating Gateway in the first round 66-35, and cruising past rival Bishop Verot in the District Championship in Nevins Gym 61-38, to win the team’s first District Championship 18 years! Great job Cowboys! • Cowgirls Sierra Nunez and Angelica […]

District champions again!

History was working against this years LaBelle High School Boy’s Soccer team. It had been six years since the host school of the District Tournament had won the Championship. To make matters worse, no team had won back to back championships since Clewiston entered the district five years ago. But the Cowboys were determined to […]

LHS Sports Round-Up for 12-18

Last Week (12/7 – 12/12) • The Cowboy Soccer Team beat district opponents Clewiston and Oasis this past Thursday and Friday, improving their overall record to 7-1-1 (6-0). Great Job Cowboys! • The Cowgirl Soccer Team fell to the Clewiston Tigers and Oasis Sharks in district games this past Thursday and Friday, bringing their overall […]

LaBelle High Sports Round Up

Last Week (11/23 – 11/28) • This past Saturday members of the LaBelle High School Boys and Girls Cross country teams participated at the Foot Locker South Region Championships in Charlotte, North Carolina. Becky Lapp (21:15 Personal Record) and Esmeralda Rodriguez (22:12) ran well for the Cowgirls placing 78th/147 and 94th/140 respectively. The Cowboys were […]