Mustangs take early fair honors

Julia Hatton– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS has been showing off their agriculture program at the Manatee County Fair this week. The Manatee County Fair is being held in Palmetto Jan. 16- 26. The LRHS Dairy Showmanship Final Drive competitors are going to the overall championship. These competitors are Scotlynn Freitas, Saige Freitag,…

Local discounts can aid LRHS track and field

Isabella Estrada– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS track and field team is selling discount cards as a fundraiser for the upcoming season. The discount cards sell for $10 each and include coupons and discounts for the dining locations across the area. “The cards apply till the end of 2020 and can be used…

Boys draw against one of the nation’s best

Daniel Hernandez – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS boys soccer team has had a very successful season so far and have competed with some of the best teams in the nation. Their record so far is 15-1-3. This week has been a good week for the Mustangs. They played Tampa Jesuit High School,…

Mustangs ready to host robotics competition

Evelyn Bachman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS Robotics and Engineering students in Technology Students Association (TSA) will be competing in the Lakewood Ranch sixth annual Tower Takeover Qualifier robotics competition. The event will take place from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 at LRHS. There will be 12 Mustangs competing…

Mustangs ready to recognize Martin Luther King

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Dr. .Martin Luther King Day is coming up on Jan. 20 and is a time to reflect on his impact on our society and schools. King, of course, was a prominent civil rights leader who started his career as a preacher. He settled down in Montgomery,…