National Honor Society steps up at breast cancer walk

Emily Brandt – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This weekend many members of LRHS’s National Honor Society (NHS) volunteered at Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’s Annual Breast Cancer Walk. Early in the morning on Nov. 10, the volunteers arrived at Benderson Park ready to help. The NHS volunteers were split into three different groups….

JV Mustangs win cheer competition

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Saturday, Nov. 9, the LRHS junior varsity (JV) cheerleading team won first place at their first competition of the season. As football season ends, competition season is one of the main focuses of LRHS cheerleaders. One of the captains and sophomore Sophie Joslyn said, “The…

Cars among Mustangs’ greatest costs

Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Cars come in a variety of prices and many Mustangs’ biggest costs are their cars. This is mainly due to the maintenance of the car that can be relatively cheap or through-the-roof expensive. A working car can cost anywhere from $2,000 up into the millions. Most…

Mustangs commit to collegiate futures

Jillian Herbst and Gaby Rosabal– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- All LRHS college athlete commits are now officially signees for their chosen schools. The now signees took their next step towards their dreams as of 8:30 a.m. this morning. The school held a big signing “party” for the LRHS athletes during first and second period….

Mustangs to swim for state titles

Angelina Ortiz – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS Swim Team competed at the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Region 2 Meet on Friday, Nov. 8 at the Long Center in Clearwater, FL. The girls came in eighth place and the boys came in 13th place. Fourteen Mustang swimmers qualified for this meet….

FFA ready for Ranch Round-up

Evelyn Bachman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Lakewood Ranch FFA is hosting their annual Ranch Round-up from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Nov. 14 in the LRHS cafeteria to raise money for the LRHS FFA chapter. During this event participants will get to enjoy a live and silent auction as well as a tour of…