Gaming club plans serious fun

Lucas Scott – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS’s Game Club started the 2019-2020 school year with its first official meeting Sept. 6. Game Club’s first meeting gathered over 30 interested Mustangs, many who were first-time visitors. Game Club is a social club for those interested in board games and similar entertainment mediums. Game Club…

Health club celebrates tenth LRHS year

Kara Smith – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – HOSA is celebrating its tenth year at LRHS. Founded in 2009, HOSA is a medical-based competition club whose members can receive community service hours and explore the medical field. HOSA has many exciting events planned for their tenth year, including a bicycle safety program that will teach…

Mustangs Ahead weekly podcast – Sept. 13

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS offers many options to students looking to personalize their education. This week’s podcast focuses on the many ways to be a Mustang. Stay updated on important LRHS news and share what you like by following our Twitter @LRHSNews1, Instagram @mustangs_ahead, and follow the Mustangs Ahead Podcast on iTunes or Soundcloud.

Friday pep rally shows spirit for Fall sports

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH) – Friday LRHS students had a pep rally at 2:00 p.m., in the gymnasium to promote school spirit for the fall sports. Principal Dustin Dahlquist recognized the LRHS swimming program, golf teams, JROTC Raiders, cross country teams, volleyball team, Sliver Stars dance team, cheerleading program, and football team….

JV football drops vs. Palmetto

Cameron Madison – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Thursday night the LRHS junior varsity (JV) football team faced off against the JV Palmetto Tigers. The game ended in a 30-2 win for the Tigers. While this was a disappointing loss for the Mustangs, it was an improvement from their previous game. Sophomore Defensive lineman…

Parent Association sells the latest LRHS gear

Peter Fisichella– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Parent Association will sell gear tonight at the football game against North Port High School. Parent Association member Liz Fisichella hopes that students will buy gear to show school spirit at football games and other events. “Mustangs can grab their gear at the parent association…

JROTC raiders ready for new season

Adina Mayo – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Saturday, Sept. 14, the LRHS Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) Raider team is competing in the Sarasota Military Academy (SMA) Invitational Raider Competition. The meet is being hosted here on the LRHS campus. “I’m looking forward to experiencing my first raider meet with everyone…