Ally Ellis – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- As LRHS’ September homecoming spirit week quickly approaches, the Student Government Assocation (SGA) has announced each day’s theme and the different events that will be taking place.
To kick off the week, Monday, Sept. 10 will be Disney vs. Nickelodeon day. The event that night will be a movie on the football field, starting at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 11, will be Tacky Tourist day. Later in the day, SGA will host the senior auction at 6 p.m. followed by the bonfire at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 12, will be We Go Together Wednesday. On this day you can be a twin, triplet, or match with a whole group of friends. The event this night will be Lakewood’s Got Talent.
Thursday, Sept. 13, is the classic Color Day. On this fan favorite day freshman will wear pink, sophomores will wear blue, juniors will wear yellow, the seniors will wear green, and the staff will wear orange.
Friday, Sept. 14 will be Lakewood Spirit Day.
Friday night will consist of a tailgate at 5 p.m., a hot dog eating contest at 6:45 p.m., and the homecoming football game at 7:30 p.m. against Venice High School. During halftime, the homecoming court winners for each grade will be announced.
On Saturday, Sept. 15, the last event of homecoming week will take place. The 2018 homecoming dance will be from 8-11 p.m. in the school gymnasium.
“I am excited for Tacky Tourist Tuesday because I have wanted that day since I was a freshman” said junior Olivia Benson.
With homecoming themes announced, Mustangs are more eager than ever for homecoming week. So, take note and make sure you show your spirit.