Mustang musicians finish year with busy week

Chloe Nelson – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS band is preparing for an array of recitals this week to showcase their talents and skillsets, including jazz, percussion, and eurhythmics. Jazz 1 and 2 will perform a concert at 7 p.m. May 8 in the auditorium to showcase their talents and skills. The night of jazz will feature performances such…

Ranch reflections – senior night memorable during unforgettable season

Ranch Reflections are articles written by students who want to share their experiences, thoughts, and concerns. This is a great opportunity for students to branch out beyond traditional news stories.  This edition features an LRHS softball player’s thoughts on senior night. Madison Koczersut– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The 2019 Lakewood Ranch Mustang softball senior…

Mustangs optimistic through Spring practice

Olivia Benson – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Spring football game is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, May 16 at Citrus County’s Lecanto High School. Mustangs coaches and players are more hyped then ever with new drills and practices every day. In a typical practice day, the boys warm-up, stretch, work in individual…

What are the top hits of LRHS history?

Hayes Dujardin – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – As the 20th anniversary of Lakewood Ranch High School comes to an end, “Mustangs Ahead” has chosen to reflect on some of the most popular songs of the last 20 years. 1999: “Believe” by Cher – The year the Mustangs began charging is also the year this song,…

LRHS junior ready to serve, even before graduation

Adina Mayo – Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS junior Blaze McMichael will return to school next Fall a member of the US military.   McMichael is currently a cadet in the LRHS Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) program and has chosen to do the Army’s Split Option program.  According to the U.S. Army website, “Seventeen-year-olds by the hundreds…