JROTC cadets ready for the big dance

Morgan Lingle – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets will attend the County Military Ball hosted by Palmetto High School on March 16. Doors will open at 6 p.m. There will be six other JROTC programs from Manatee county attending. Lakewood Ranch was given 75 seats for…

Rivalry week continues on the diamond

Niki Cain – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Rivalry week started off right for LRHS Tuesday when the Lady Mustangs sank the Braden River Pirates 7-1 in their softball game at Braden River. Senior Logan Newton pitched seven strikeouts against the Pirates. Newton stated, “It was exciting to beat them.” Senior Kinsey Goelz had…

Mustangs lose first flag football game

Tori Price – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS flag football team played their first game ever Tuesday night.  The game was held Braden River High and the Mustangs lost to the Pirates 18-6. Junior McKenzie Mazzella said, “We practice hard Monday through Thursday for an hour and a half after school. I…

Parent scholarship deadline is here

Zariah Roberts – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Thursday is the deadline for LRHS Parent Association scholarship applications. The Parent Association scholarship was created by LRHS Parent Association to recognize two deserving  graduating seniors who will be granted $1000 scholarships to help pay for an higher education. The scholarship applications are still available in…

Mustangs enjoying super ’17

Neely Yancey – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The year 2017 has been quite successful for the Mustangs so far. LRHS has brought in multiple wins and achievements in both sports and the arts since Jan. 1. The Mustang boys basketball team lost to the Tampa Sickles in the state semifinals March 3, but…