Football cancellations affect more than players

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – As many people now know, the varsity Mustangs’ Friday football game was cancelled (due to schedule conflict), as was last week’s (due to weather). Everyone has heard how the football players feel about not having a game for two weeks, but what about the cheerleaders? The…

Volleyball evens record at 2-2

Anabelle Lam – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS varsity volleyball team took home another win Thursday night, evening their record with two wins and two losses. The girls played an exciting game, winning 3-1 against Bradenton Christian Academy. Middle Junior Julia Kuehn said, “The crowd last night was so much fun to…

Mustangs to help out at local race

Julia Hatton – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The annual Fort Hamer bridge run is something many local runners look forward to every year. The LRHS National Honor Society (NHS) and Lakewood Leaders clubs are both volunteering there this year, on Aug. 24, 2019. The Bridge run will offer 5k and 10k runs. There…

Mustangs ready to continue blood drive legacy

Hiral Patel – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)-  LRHS keyboard teacher Rebecca Lester has headed up the school’s Blood Drive Committee for two and a half years.  In that time, she’s seen many changes. One of the major changes was getting a new committee president Claudia Esteves, senior, last year. Esteves made many changes during…

LRHS senior ready to represent US in the pool

Jenelle Bayor- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – From Aug. 25 to Aug. 31 LRHS senior Emily Massengale will attend the World Deaf Swimming Championships located in Sao Paulo, Brazil. This will be Massengale’s second year attending the competition. Massengale has been swimming for her whole life, but never realized how far it would take…

Health-oriented Mustangs kick off club year

Kara Smith– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS HOSA had its first meeting of 2019-20 Aug. 21. The meeting was open to anyone interested in joining the club or interested in the medical field. HOSA is a medical based competition club that strives to educate the next generation of health professionals. HOSA has a variety…

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