Ocoee overcomes West Orange in overtime

Isaiah Alexis scored on a 5-yard run in overtime and Calvin Smith ran in the decisive 2-point conversion attempt to give Ocoee a 29-28 win at West ...

November 19, 2022
5:14 AM

Isaiah Alexis scored on a 5-yard run in overtime and Calvin Smith ran in the decisive 2-point conversion attempt to give Ocoee a 29-28 win at West Orange.Ocoee (8-4) advances to play at Tarpon Springs East Lake (11-1) in the Class 4M (Metro) Region 2 championship game next Friday.The Knights entered the region semifinals losers of four straight vs. West Orange (7-5) by a 138-17 margin, including a 41-17 setback on Nov. 1.Ocoee, which prevailed despite turning the ball over on six intercpetions, built a 14-0 lead late in the second quarter on an 8-yard TD run by quarterback Darien Wharton.

J.C. Carnahan