Mikaela Campbell – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The Manatee Admirals hockey team won the state championship game 6-1 Feb. 25 over Miami Dade.
While not an LRHS team, 10 of the 18 players on the Admirals team are students from LRHS. Mustangs senior Peter Morgan tallied 20 goals and 10 assists over the five-game tournament.
Morgan said, “I loved being out there playing with my best friend Cade Wessel and winning a state championship with my buddies.”
LRHS senior Cade Wessel said, “Peter and I have been playing high school hockey for three years now, this is our third time going to nationals. The first two times we got third but this time we hope to take home first.”
The students on the hockey team from LRHS include Cade Wessel, Peter Morgan, Jack Brown, Jackson Bennett, Frank Viacek, Alex Workman, Tyler Moschella, Nathan Bennett, and Mark Aldrich.