HTPreps reschedules high school athletes award show

Brooke Mantone – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Due to COVID 19, the Sarasota Herald-Tribune is changing its annual Best of HT Preps Sports Awards Show from a physical event initially scheduled for Wednesday, May 20, to a broadcast show at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 18.  The show will honor several Mustangs, including boys…

SADD welcomes new officers for new year

  Erica Kennedy– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- As the 2019-2020 school year is coming to an end, LRHS Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) has announced the elected officers for the upcoming year. The new officers are listed below – President – Gianna Miles Vice-President/President-Elect – Samantha Greenfield Secretary – Kaitlyn Smith Treasurer – Kaitlyn Case…

Pandemic creates new interest in science

William Flood – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – As COVID-19 became widespread so does the scientific effort to try to contain and treat it. As a result, there has been a new focus on science in the news and social media, causing more people to be aware of the influence science has on our…

2019-20 ends with awards for Mustang athlete, coaches

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Several Mustangs are finishing out 2019-20 with end-of-year athletic awards.   Gatorade has named senior Avery Goelz the Florida Softball Player of the Year.  In the abbreviated 2020 season, Goelz posted a .591 batting average with 13 runs batted in, 10 runs scored, seven extra-base hits and a 1.273 slugging percentage before…