Seniors ready for highs, lows of final months

Gabbi Tomaselli – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – There are many highs and lows during the senior year. Prom, graduation, and senior privileges are all approaching but it also adds stress for many seniors. Senior privileges allow seniors to finish the year in the beginning, rather than the end, of May. Seniors who finished…

Mustangs commit on National Signing Day

Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Feb. 5 is National Signing Day for all high school athletes and LRHS had seven students commmit to different colleges in a variety of sports. Senior football player Shamar Beatty committed to Itasca Community College in Minnesota to continue his football dreams. He said that football…

Flag football tryouts next week

Mackenzie Hopkins – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Next week starting Feb. 10 flag football tryouts will be held for the upcoming 2020 season. Prior to tryouts, on Thursday, Feb. 6 after school, a meeting will take place in the cafeteria for those interested in trying out. Athletes must attend the meeting or see Driver’s…

Boys drop district semi but may move on

Erica Kennedy- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Tuesday night the LRHS boys’ varsity soccer team lost the district semi-final to Hillsborough Riverview High School. The final was 2-1, and senior Giovanni Christiano for the Mustangs. Even with this loss the Mustangs’ season may not be over, however. Under Florida High School Athletic Association…

StellarXplorers prepare for final competition

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Thursday, Feb. 6 and Friday, Feb. 7 the final competition for LRHS StellarXplorers will start; it will be the last of three national competitions. LRHS has competed in two of the three national competitions. Their scores from each of the three competitions will be average…