Mustangs react – How to celebrate during a pandemic

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With Halloween right around the corner, we asked Mustangs, “What are your thoughts on Halloween this year during a pandemic?” Halloween, a festival originally used to scare off evil spirits, this year lands on Saturday, Oct. 31. Freshman Brody Folkers said, “I am not…

HOSA raises Spina Bifida awareness

Reva Gandhi and Emily Fulda – Mustangs Ahead (Lakewood Ranch, FL)- LRHS’s HOSA club hosted a yellow-out on at last week’s JV football game in honor of Spina Bifida awareness month. The Florida HOSA Organization has dedicated October as Spina Bifida awareness month.  HOSA is an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of…

Homecoming wraps up on football field

Mallory Lloyd – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS varsity football team will play Sarasota High School (SHS) tonight at home for the Homecoming game. Homecoming court voting also took place earlier this week on Monday and Tuesday through Schoology. Stay updated on important LRHS news and share what you like by following…

Mustangs continue esports success

Savannah Else – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Thursday, Oct. 29 LRHS’s competitive esports teams both won their Rocket League matches. The varsity “A” team (2-0) won 3-0 against Michigan’s Big Rapids High School.  The junior varsity “B” team (1-1) defeated Denbigh High School of Virginia. Rocket League is a vehicular soccer video…

LRHS cross country ready for districts

Gabby Traver-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – Saturday Oct. 31 LRHS cross country varsity teams compete in the Class 4A District 13 Meet at North Port High School. The girls race at 7:45 a.m. and the boys at 8:45 a.m.  The top three teams along with the top six individuals will advance to regional championships….

Homeroom, schedule changes set for Monday

Jennifer Schillinger – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD Ranch, FL) – As modality and schedule changes are put into place, Monday, Nov. 1 will look different for many Mustangs. All Mustangs will report to homeroom on Monday to receive their new schedules. Homerooms will remain the same as the first quarter and can be found on the…