Orlando Christian Prep was established in 1960, however its sports program did not begin until the year 1998. Fielding soccer and basketball teams initially, the school adopted the Warriors mascot and donned royal, gold and white. In 2000, the program joined the FHSAA and began competing against fellow member schools. In most recent years ,the program has been blessed with tremendous success. Winning 7 state championships in basketball as well as two additional final four basketball appearances and one final four baseball appearance. The warriors athletic program has demonstrated it's ability to develop student athletes into champions. In 2014 the program was named Class 2A FACA sports program of the year as well as the FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup Class 2A boys program of the year.
It is now easier than ever to support your OCP athletic department. OCP families and business owners can purchase advertising space in our gymnasium, football field and now on our athletic website. Please contact the Orlando Christian Prep athletic director Treig Burke via email with your inquiries.
The OCP middle school football team did the unthinkable last night at Janney Roofing Stadium. They won the SSAC football championship over Foundation Academy 24-8. The Team finished 6-1 this season. "I am very proud of our boys, we started the season with high expectations and the team delivered." said Head Coach Scott McIntyre.
In front of a packed stadium the team finished the first half tied 8-8. They came out in the second half and scored on their opening drive giving them a 16-8 lead. Then the defense took over, limiting Foundation to only four first downs the entire second half. Scoring again early in the fourth quarter making the lead 24-8.
"Great season for OCP football, I am proud of our kids and coaches. It means alot for this program; our middle school coaches implemented the same offense we run in high school. Our 8th graders will be ready to come in and contribute next season. They know our plays, they know our terminology. I am very proud of this team" said Varsity Head Coach Demosthenes. The middle school warriors outscored their opponents 204-74 this season.
Thank you to everyone who supported the team and thank you for choosing Orlando Christian Prep to partner with you for your child's education.
Orlando Christian Prep was the wire to wire Class 3A number one team in the state of Florida for the second year in a row. . On Wednesday in front of hundreds of OCP warrior fans the 2018 team capped a great season winning the Class 3A state title for the second time in a row.
This marks the 7th state championship for the Boys basketball program since 2008. Head Coach Treig Burke has been a part of all previous state championships, the past two as head coach. Coach Burke along with assistant coaches Tim Thomas and LaRance Baker took this team to a 21-9 record this season. A brutal national schedule prepared this team for their run to Lakeland.
The future is bright for OCP basketball. Their JV team finished 17-3 this season. The 8th grade team was 10-3 and the 6th grade team was 10-0. Let's not forget about the girls varsity team who finished as Class 3A State runner up. "I am excited for our entire school and athletic program, our students work so hard both in the classroom and on the practice court. They deserve this." said Coach Burke