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 8 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.
Lakeland, Fla. -- Saturday November, 21, 2020
As the No.1 seed in the 2020 Sunshine State Athletic Conference (SSAC) 11-man AAA playoff, the Orlando Christian Prep Warriors never trailed, averaged 39 points per game, and held their three opponents to an average of 18 points per game en route to claiming the school's second SSAC in the past three years on their third consecutive trip to the championship game.
The Warriors (8-2) scored two touchdowns on their first two drives of the game against 3-seed Mt. Dora Christian Academy. They carried a first quarter 22-6 lead to a 48-21 win in a rematch between the teams that played back on October 2nd, which OCP won 48-28. Sophomore QB Vilay Nakkoun scored three touchdowns to lead OCP in scoring.
Surrounded by players, spouses and families, head coach Guerschom Demosthenes, thanked his wife, the coaching staff and families for their sacrifices and support, and congratulated the young men of Orlando Christian Prep that overcame the uncertainties and challenges associated with this season to earn a championship.
The team held to their source of inspiration throughout the season in Deuteronomy 31:8 that reads: The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.
They were great for 48 minutes in the biggest game of their season, a season and year they will never forget. Congratulations Warriors.
October 9, 2020
The OCP Warriors avenged their only two losses of the 2019 season with a dominating 45-12 victory over The Master's Academy, who defeated OCP in the regular season and SSAC championship game last year. It was another dominating offensive performance for the Warriors (5-0) who scored 45+ points for the fourth consecutive week. OCP has outscored opponents 240 to 68 this season.
Despite being a road game, Coach Guerschom Demosthenes and staff took time to honor the six seniors on this year's team who have contributed to the program during their years at OCP.
The Class of 2021 seniors are TE/LB Chance Connor, WR/OLB Henry Fields, DB/QB Jeremiah Sanderson, PK Jordan Smith, OLB Javis Ward, and WR/DB Jayden Ward.
The Warriors travel to Kissimmee, FL to play the Tohopekaliga Tigers on October 16th. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00 pm.