Orienteering Mustangs racing to success

Adina Mayo – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Saturday, Feb. 29, the LRHS Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) Orienteering team competed in the Orienteering race at Oscar Scherer State Park. Orienteering is a cross country-type competition in which the runners use maps and compasses to find demarcated points in a specified area….

StellarXplorers wrap up promising year

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) -The competition season for LRHS StellarXplorers has come to an end. Starting from their first practice round in October until the last competition round in February, it has been a long journey for the two LRHS StellarXplorers teams. The StellarXplorers Competition consisted of three competitions.  Each focused…

No-school Fridays mean schedule adjustments

Hiral Patel – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- There are some upcoming irregularities to LRHS’s block schedule. There are two weeks where school is not in session on Fridays. During these weeks, the Friday odd day is moved to Monday, replacing the usual skinny day. According to the posted odd/even schedule, the two weeks look…

LRHS senior wants to leave a garden legacy

Phoebe Duval– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS senior Lily Potter has taken the so-called “Zen Garden” within the 500 building under her wing and is repurposing it into a Memory Garden. Potter has been working to finish murals, create a pathway along a muraled wall and put benches in the garden. To create…

Mustangs donate $800 for Australian animals

Schuyler Young– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS Lakewood Loves Animals (LLA) has been collecting funds for animals affected by Australia’s recent wildfires. The club placed jars in volunteering first period classes across campus, asking teachers and students to drop in loose change. In just two weeks Mustangs have so far collected $800 dollars in…