Mustang swimmers make a state splash

Isabella Ortiz – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Seven Mustang swimmers took on state competition this weekend in Stuart, Florida.

LRHS swimmers show off their success

Senior Courtney Chapin swam her personal best and broke the school record in the 100-yard Backstroke with a time of 55.46. Sophomore Emily Loefgren placed fourth in the 200-yard Individual Medley and created a new school record.

Sophomore Sebastian Aguirre placed sixth in the state in the 100-yard Butterfly.

Before finals, the Lady Mustangs were seeded to take sixth place in the 400-yard Freestyle Relay but instead took fourth, dropping more time and creating a new school record.

Next up for the Mustang swimmers is their end-of-year banquet.