Musical tastes reflect diverse student personalities

Gabbi Tomaselli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – In Americans Are Spending More Time Listening to Music Than Ever Before freelance music reporter Hugh Mclntyr states “According to a new report released by Nielsen Music, on average, Americans now spend just slightly more than 32 hours a week listening to music.” Millions of people listen…

Mustang’s talents attract wide attention

Tanna Cochrane and Sarah Merzak – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS senior Rheana White has excelled academically, artistically, and on the athletic field. She is top five in the senior class, sells her beautiful paintings in many restaurants around Sarasota, and is captain of the girls’ varsity soccer team at LRHS. As an…

Mustang senior swimmers look back with sentiment

Madison Koczersut– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- It’s a very sad feeling when a sports season comes to an end, especially for high school seniors. It feels as if there is something missing and a hole in your heart when students put up their cleats for the last time, score their last goal, make their…

Boys soccer getting national recognition

Madison Cartano – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS boys soccer team is undefeated and ranked eighth in the nation. They are hoping to advance to the state championship for the second time in three years this February. In a Bay News 9 interview, coach Vito Bavaro said the team’s diversity is the key…

Business partner serves bus drivers holiday lunch

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The school bus drivers who service LRHS every day recevied a holiday treat Thursday. The drivers enjoyed a free lunch in the school’s cafeteria faculty area.  Sandwiches were provided by LRHS business partner Jersey Mike’s. The meal was arranged by LRHS discipline dean Susan O’Brien, who also made a pasta salad…