Posted: 5:21 pm Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Football notes: Ex-Okeechobee WR Aukeemian Mills transfers to John Carroll 

By Matt Porter

Okeechobee’s best player, senior wide receiver Aukeemian Mills, is now at John Carroll High.

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Mills (5-11, 170) caught 27 passes for 291 yards and a touchdown for Okeechobee last year. On defense, he made 37 tackles (1 for loss) and intercepted 4 passes.

The Brahmans (3-8) lost eight of their final nine games, including a 45-0 first-round playoff loss to Hollywood Hills.

Pahokee player to Bethel: Former Pahokee lineman Jose Paniagua will play at Bethel University, a NAIA school in Tennessee.