Flag football roster announced

Mackenzie Hopkins – Mustangs Ahead

sports logo(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Last week the LRHS flag football team held tryouts for the 2020 season. Tryouts began Feb. 10 and concluded on Feb. 12.

The team has already begun practicing as of last week and will participate in their first preseason game on Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stadium.

The team was invited along with 40 other schools across the state by the Buccaneers to play and have the chance to meet staff and players for the Buccaneers.

The first regular season game is scheduled for March 5 at home against Tampa Catholic.The final roster for the LRHS varsity flag football team goes as follows –

  • Oriana Bracho
  • Emma Bramley
  • Juliana Defelice
  • Kennedi Duncan
  • Melody Gallardo
  • Kaitlyn Garcia
  • Laylen Garcia
  • Shivanie Ghansiam
  • Sinaya Glover
  • Emmie Heard
  • Danielle Kirchberg
  • Emma Messimer
  • Savana Meyer
  • McKenna Moore
  • Skyler Pedersen
  • Raney Rhyne
  • Nadiya Simpson
  • Tyanna Smith
  • Mira Smith
  • Sierra Stone
  • Haylie Vela
  • Zykeria Voltaire
  • Kelly Walker

Varsity flag football coach and driver’s ed teacher Elijah Weaver said, “We have many players returning from past seasons and are looking forward to a successful season.”

Additionally, the team has seven student managers –

  • Angelina Archacki
  • Jordan Brown
  • Kailee Carson
  • Skylar Cox
  • Juanita Garcia
  • Krystal Ortiz
  • Ellie Ramsey

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