CTSO teaches Mustangs success lessons

Nicolette Ngov – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Saturday, Sept.15, LRHS students attended the annual Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) rally at Braden River High School. The rally hosted clubs from schools across Manatee County such as Technology Student Association (TSA), Future Health Professionals (HOSA), Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Skills…

End of Homecoming can mean classroom challenges

Corinne Kasten and Gavin Laielli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Now that Homecoming 2018 is over, it is time to regroup and finish out the first quarter strong. Homecoming week allows students to have a fun time and switches their focus from school to spirit. Students may tend to lose focus during class,…

Jordan accepts monthly award

Jillian Herbst and Gaby Rosabal – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Since 2016, LRHS has been giving out a Mustang Faculty Award that recognizes the hard work and dedication of the teachers and staff members. Each month, the previous recipient passes it on to the faculty member they think deserves recognition for their hard work….

2018-19 Junior Advisory Board announced

Hannah Kennelly – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS has announced the Junior Advisory Board (JAB) 2018-19 members. JAB’s main responsibility throughout the year is to organize prom. Junior Tayla Rosenthal was made the new JAB president for this school year. Rosenthal said, “I am honored to be the president of JAB and I can’t…

Mustangs spiral through mud in Punta Gorda

  Anna Stock –Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This past Saturday the LRHS Cross Country team attended B3R Invitational in Punta Gorda. Both varsity and JV runners competed through a muddy course against 20 other high school teams including Sarasota, Riverview, and Manatee High Schools. The boys team placed ninth and were only 13 points…

Hobbled Mustangs fall to Indians

 Josh Rossi – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Mustang football team lost their Homecoming game to the Venice Indians on Friday night with a final score of 65-0. Both senior quarterbacks George Davis and Cooper Corley suffered injuries last week against the Southeast Seminoles and were inactive for Friday night’s game. Senior…