Esport Mustangs advance to quarterfinals

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Reva Gandhi– Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS Varsity eSports team has made it to the Play VS region quarterfinals.

This is esports varsity “A” team’s first year competing. Currently, they rank eight out of over 400 teams across the Eastern United States playing the video game “Rocket League.”

The Mustangs are scheduled to play in the quarter finals on Thursday, Dec. 17 against the Pennsylvania North Catholic Trojans.

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If the Mustangs win tonight’s game, they will be playing in the semi-finals on Friday, Dec. 18.

LRHS esports coach Mark Marron said, “It has been an exciting playoff run so far.  I’m so proud of these Mustangs working for this kind of success in the program’s first year.  It has given us a great foundation to grow.”

With their growing success, the eSports team is also looking to grow their team. A meeting for new members is scheduled for early Jan. 2021.

Join the Schoology group to get more information about their upcoming meetings. The access code is D8P7-6GR8-X39CD.