New semester means new schedules for some Mustangs

Joey Cotton – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – With the second semester beginning, many Mustangs change between single semester classes. The most common example of this would be seniors moving from US government to economics courses. “It’s been a smooth transition so far, as government and economics are closely related subjects.” says senior Schuyler…

Temple returns to LRHS after hike of a lifetime

Angelina Ortiz – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS kicked off the 2019-20 school year with a batch of new teachers, but is now welcoming back one familiar face. Among these “new” teachers is Tatum Temple, who returned to LRHS at the beginning of the second semester. Temple originally left her job as an LRHS…

LRHS Key Club off to busy 2020

Jenna Hernandez – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Key Club is not wasting any time getting back to helping the community. They have lined up many events this month for their members to participate in and earn hours.    The Market at Lakewood Ranch: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  Jan. 12, 19, and 26, Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, 8330…

Mustangs excel at MLK speech and essay contest

Presley Long – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Thursday six Lakewood Ranch Mustangs shined in the Palmetto Youth Center’s Annual MLK essay and speech contest. Freshman Ben Locke and Jonathan Stone; sophomores Talia Beltramea, Sydney Jamison, and Delaney Kraus and senior Nick Stanley’s essays were picked out of 225 entries. Stanley took first place,…

LRHS cheer competition season warming up

Charlize Ucciferri – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Thursday, Jan. 9, the LRHS varsity cheerleading team went head to head with the Calvary Christian cheerleading squad at Lakewood Ranch Cheerleading. The two teams performed their routines for one another to receive suggestions of improvement from the coaches. LRHS varsity cheerleading coach Kiana Kowalewski…