Lakewood Leaders set for annual holiday event

Isabella Estrada– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS Lakewood Leaders community service club is heading to their annual Christmas event, Project Manatee, Tuesday. Project Manatee is put on every year by the club and gives students the opportunity to gain volunteer hours and work with underprivileged kids. Students will spend an hour working with kids…

School gear will be sold at lunches

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS spirit wear will be sold in the cafeteria during all lunches starting Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 3-4 and again on Dec. 10-11. Sweatshirts and hoodies are available in green grey and black; short sleeve t-shirts are available in grey, black and white; and long sleeve t-shirts…

Cheerleaders ready to compete

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – This weekend, Dec. 7, the LRHS varsity cheerleading competition team has a competition in Tampa, FL. LRHS varsity cheerleading coach Kiana Kowalewski said, “I am very happy with where we are at as a team and believe the team is ready to compete and improve throughout…

“MustAng Capella” headed to state competition

Lexi Tibbetts – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)  – “MustAng Capella” recently got a chance to show their skills at the District Solo & Ensemble Music Performance Assessments (MPA). The acapella group preformed and received a rating of superior from the judges. Superior is the highest rating a group can receive at competitions and also…

Marching Mustangs finish third in state

Isabella Heupel– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Over Thanksgiving Break, The LRHS Marching Mustangs ended their season with a third-place win in the class 4a division at the Florida Marching Band Championships (FMBC) State Finals. The competition took place on Nov. 23 in Daytona, FL at the Daytona Stadium. The band first competed in…

College admissions more than just a form

Gabbi Tomaselli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – With college application season in full swing, LRHS seniors are encouraged to apply if they haven’t already.  Not all students may be aware that there are many steps when applying to college in addition to filling out an application. Senior Olivia Loop said she was not aware…