Apopka Memorial Middle School wins Orange County boys basketball championship! Seahawks overcome Ocoee 45-43 in overtime.

A perfect 10.

The 2019 Apopka Memorial Middle School (AMMS) boys basketball team culminated a historic undefeated 10-0 season Wednesday night by defeating Ocoee Middle School in a thrilling 45-43 overtime victory in the Orange County championship game. It was the first title for the Seahawks and the first 10-0 season in school history.

Apopka's average margin of victory was an incredible 19pts per game over their opponents!... This accomplishment solidifies the AMMS Seahawks as one of the top teams of all time in OCPS. Finishing the year off as undefeated cluster and county champions was a feat that players, coaches, families, and the Apopka community can cherish together forever!

Click on the links below to read the full stories:

The Apopka Voice Championship News Article
The Apopka Voice Semi-Final Game News Article
Video - 2019 AMMS Playoffs

Wolf Lake Wolves face off against Carver Middle School at Edgewater High for O.C.P.S. Championship!

It’s been a roller coaster ride for the Wolf Lake Middle School Boys’ basketball team this season. The Wolves have fought through injuries to key players, and a playoff schedule that featured games against an undefeated team, and the #1 ranked team in the county. But now Wolf Lake finds itself in the County Championship against Carver Middle School in Orlando – also undefeated and the county runner-up in 2017.

Mark Washington has guided the Wolfpack from a two-win team in 2016, to one game away from a County Championship. Washington is a lifelong Apopkan and 2nd-year head coach of the Wolf Lake Wolves Boys Basketball Team.

Click on the links below to read the full stories:

The Apopka Voice Semi-Final Game News Article
The Apopka Voice Championship Game News Article

Windermere Prep's 8th Grade boys basketball team wins the 2019 G.O.A.C. championship over The First Academy in a nail-biter.

Coach Mark Washington and the Windermere Prep 8th grade boys basketball team were able to exact their revenge on The First Academy Royals in the GOAC championship game Saturday night.

In a back and forth battle that saw 2 starters foul out, along with the 6th man, the WPS Lakers were able to will themselves to victory.

This was a rematch of last years title game, which ended in heartbreak as time ran out on WPS before they could get the potential game winning shot off.

This year the Lakers left nothing to chance, as they sealed the deal with a 54–45 victory over their rival Royals.

This year's WPS squad was his strongest yet, as the average margin of victory was 20 points over their opponents this season.

Click on the link below to visit the WPS athletics website with scores, stats, more info etc:

WPS Athletics - 2020 8th Grade Roster
Video - G.O.A.C. Championship Game
Video - G.O.A.C. Semi-Final Game

Windermere Prep's 8th Grade boys basketball team reaches “G.O.A.C.” (Greater Orlando Athletic Conference) Championship.

The Windermere Prep boys basketball program added championship pedigree to their ranks this year by hiring Coach Mark Washington to helm their 8th grade boys basketball team.

Washington has taken 2 schools to the Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) Championship in consecutive years (Wolf Lake Middle in 2018 and Apopka Memorial Middle in 2019).

This year Washington has lead the WPS LaKeRs to a championship game showdown in the GOAC Championship game vs the rival First Academy (TFA) Royals. Stay tuned for great things to come!