LRHS girls expect tough district playoffs

Corinne Kasten – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWWOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS girls varsity soccer team wrapped up their regular season last week and is heading into districts strong. The team finished 12-3-2 and is now ranked 25th in the state of Florida, and second in the district. They will play at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan….

Mustangs React – Kobe’s death shocks students

Jaime Gutierrez – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – After the shocking death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant Sunday morning, LRHS Mustangs were asked, “What impact did Kobe Bryant’s career or the accident have on you and how devastated are you about the sudden death?” Former Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant and his…

LRHS robots team headed to states

Mackenzie Hopkins – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- This weekend the LRHS Mustang Robotics 6743a team traveled to North Port High School for a Vex Robotics Competition. The team left with the Robot Skills Championship and Judges Award trophies, and qualified to participate in the state competition in February. After the competition the team’s rank…

LRHS orchestra wows at MPAs

Isabella Estrada– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Over the weekend, the LRHS Orchestra competed for the Florida Orchestra Association District 11 Solo and Ensemble Music Performance Assessment (MPA). The performances took place at Braden River High School and consisted of 32 students with six solo performances and 10 chamber ensembles. Orchestra director Daniel Shafer…

LRHS community garden progressing

Evelyn Bachman – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS agriculture classes are starting a new project called the Corral. The project entails creating a garden in the pasture closest to the bus loop. Agri-Technology 1 and 2 students will be working on the garden and Horticulture will assist. They will start setting up raised garden…