Mustang experiences California quake

Jenelle Bayor– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On July 4, 2019 one LRHS Mustang experienced something most never have. Senior Morgan Kirchman and other members of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) were in Anaheim, California for the FCCLA National Leadership Conference when a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck.  An earthquake’s magnitude can be a 1 all the way to a 9, with one being very small or…

Apollo 11 continues to inspire Mustangs

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead   (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – 50 years ago the Apollo lunar module “Eagle” landed on the surface of the moon. This event forever marked history and became an iconic symbol of America.  Since that famous mission, hundreds of thousands of people have been inspired to go into Science, Technology, Engineering and…

Grant goes from Mustang mom to Mustang teacher

Julia Hatton – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Jennifer Grant is a new LRHS English teacher this year. She teaches English 2 Honors and World Literature Honors. Grant has been a teacher for 12 years. She previously taught at Buffalo Creek Middle School. “High school is a big change; the students are so much bigger…

Senior Mustangs taking annual pictures

John Osborne – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Senior pictures are some of the most exciting photos to take in high school. For LRHS seniors to take their senior photos they must first fill out a form for Cady Studios and pay a small fee. There is not a dress code for the pictures…

Mustang Fall teams storm into new year

Brooke Mantone – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Students may still be settling into the routines of the new school year, but there is no doubt Mustang athletics is fully into the swing of thing.s  On Aug. 22, the varsity volleyball team won their first home game against Bradenton Christian. Many Mustangs showed up to support the team. “The crowd last night was so…