Mustangs pledge to fight bullying

Presley Long – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH) – The LRHS Unified Club is gathering signatures for an anti-bullying campaign during lunch.  October is National Prevent Bullying Month.  Wednesday was “Unity Day” and Mustangs were asked to wear orange to show their support for the anti-bullying message. Club officials wore bright orange Unity Day shirts and…

Mustangs reminded of seatbelt safety

Mackenzie Hopkins – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) are holding a Rock the Belt campaign from Oct. 23-25 during all lunches. Students are asked to sign pledges promising to always buckle up in the car. Members of the LRHS SADD chapter volunteered to walk around during their lunch and…

Girls weightlifting seeking athletes

Erica Kennedy – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS girls weightlifting team is starting up and head coach Mick Koczersut is looking for new members. Koczersut wants to get as many girls to regionals as he can, which is a competition of individual weightlifters. Koczersut stated, “The girls go as individuals, and it all goes…

Mustang A-Team off to a good start

Lexi Tibbetts – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS Academic team secured its first victory at Braden River High School. There were 16 teams competing, two of which were LRHS teams. Andrew den Boggende, Joseph Gianonne, Leah Luri, Zach Miller, Cameron Symonds, Alexander Dantoulis and Lily Potter participated. The LRHS A-Team competed in…

On-campus coffee delivery program welcome by teachers and students

Sydney Jamison– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS does its best to accommodate and educate all students. The school’s Special Needs program has been broadening its students’ horizons this year by establishing a teacher coffee service. The coffee service is a chance for the students to gain real world experience and work alongside others to…