College can be close to home for many seniors

This is the first in a series of stories covering the options facing members of the Class of 2020 who want to further their educations after LRHS. Julia Hatton – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Many LRHS students are both stressing and looking forward to graduation in May. The excitement comes from being done…

Mustang runners dash at Foot Locker regional

Anna Stock – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Last weekend, LRHS cross country runners Mason Ingallinera, Emma Paliotta, Aurora Melzar, and Connor Chapman competed at the Footlocker South Regional meet in North Carolina. The meet took place on Saturday, Nov. 30 and included four separate races – Championship of Girls/Boys, Junior and Seniors Girls/Boys, Freshman…

LRHS cheerleaders continue competition season

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On  Saturday, Dec. 8. the LRHS cheerleading program competed at the Florida Fair Grounds. The JV team placed second, and the varsity team placed ninth. Varsity cheerleading coach Kiana Kowalewski said, “Although we would have placed higher if not for an illegal dismount, I think the…

Class of 2020 gets traditional sweatshirts

John Osborne – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Senior sweatshirts were given out to the LRHS seniors this week. Senior Advisory Board members were able to submit their own designs to be voted on by the students. Members of the class of 2020 voted on designs for this year’s shirts. There are no perfect…

SGA movie night will raise funds for LRHS teacher

Ally Ellis – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Thursday, Dec. 12, the LRHS Student Government Association (SGA) is hosting their first holiday themed movie night. SGA members have sold tickets during all lunches but can also be purchased at the door for $3. All proceeds will be donated to help previous SGA advisor and…