Soccer Pit Cobras end tournament run

The boys fell just a little short of the National Title, losing in the Championship game in double overtime. After having a great tournament in the Region III Championships the team didn’t play their best soccer in the first game, losing to Champion Rampage from Utah. We managed to put two good games against Ohio […]

BOCC: Mackensie Alexander Day!

The Collier County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed Tuesday, June 28, as Mackensie Alexander Day in Collier County, honoring the former Immokalee High School football player for his perseverance and achieving his dreams to be drafted into the NFL. Alexander is the son of Haitian immigrants, Jean and Marie Alexander, who left Haiti in 1980 […]

Soccer Pit Cobras U 17: The road to victory

The Soccer Pit Cobras began in 2008 and as we have grown throughout the years we have seen tremendous growth in our program. To say that one of our teams is 4 games away from a National Title is beyond our wildest dreams. The Soccer Pit Cobras U 17 boys have lost only one game […]

Immokalee soccer Region C Champs!

It took four tries for this group but this year it was their time. After getting the number 1 seed in the tournament we went into the semifinals with only 12 players due to religious commitments, a player out of the country, and an injury. The boys stuck together and beat Tampa Dynamo 2-0. We […]

Coach Damas takes the boys to third consecutive district title!

Coach Damas might not have been there physically for the District Title game against rival Golden Gate High School but I will tell you that he was there spiritually every second of the game. He is the teacher and voice behind this team. For the past eight years he has given every minute of his […]

Touron, Cobras highlighted by Premios Deportes

Mr. Manny Touron has served Immokalee with the greatest intentions at heart. He has gracefully given a great deal of his time to see the residents of Immokalee reach their greatest potential. “I have seen this man unselfishly put the kids of this town first in everything he does,” said Luis Cartagena VP of Florida […]

Hall of Famer counsels I.H.S. students

Immokalee High School students had another great opportunity to gain some first hand knowledge from a world class gentleman on and off the sports arena. Thanks to 1×1 Leadership, two periods of students filled the auditorium on October 16 to see Basketball Hall of Famer Ralph Sampson and hear about his life and his guiding […]

IHS Indians off with a bang

The day is Monday, August 3rd, and the staff of Immokalee High School is off to a great start getting its students ready for the 2015-16 school year. During the summer the football team has been actively involved in conditioning and weight-training and non-contact drills, but today they got their official start at practice with […]

Improving the Little League in Immokalee

IMMOKALEE — Immokalee loves sports. All kinds of sports – football, basketball, soccer and, of course, baseball. Problem is, so much of Immokalee’s sports infrastructure is aging and inadequate. A group of involved residents are working with the Collier County Recreation Department to expand and improve the sports experience for Immokalee’s children. Last May County […]

So close, but so far

I cannot express how much, and how proud I am of our senior boys. They went out this weekend past and played two FANTASTIC games. It started with Buckingham and Sarasota playing the first game at 10:00 am. Sarasota lost so therefore Immokalee played Sarasota next at 1:00 pm in the heat. Sarasota played a […]