LRHS junior finishes eighth in state weightlifting

Margarita Lopez- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS weightlifter junior Marcus Cincotta finished eighth in the State last week at the State competition.  “It felt really good to make it this far, and I’m so glad I got that experience,” said Cincotta. Cincotta was in the 129-weight category and lifted 395 pounds. Stay updated on…

LRHS welcomes a second generation of Mustangs

Reva Gandhi– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- LRHS opened in 1998 and now welcomes a second-generation of Mustangs to campus. The first class of senior Mustangs graduated in May 2001.  Now, the Ranch has multiple second-generation Mustangs. Junior Spencer Tueton is a second-generation Mustang. His mother, Lindsay Tueton, was an LRHS student. Tueton said, “I…

Spring 2021 online LRHS testing schedule

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LRHS 2021 face-to-face testing schedule

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Mustangs win district softball title

Morgan McCabe – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – On Thursday night the LRHS varsity softball team defeated Newsome High School in the 7A District 12 Championship game. Newsome was ranked first in the state while the Ranch was ranked second. This is the Ranch’s fifth straight district championship. Mustang sophomore Olivia Laney pitched a…

NHS inducts new members

Reva Gandhi-Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS National Honors Society (NHS) inducted its new members on Thursday on the LRHS football field. The induction ceremony began promptly at 6:30 p.m. with the new members taking their seats on the bleachers. English teacher and NHS adviser Tracy Gregory welcomed parents and new inductees to the…

Mustangs baseball season ends

Zach Fenimore– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS varsity baseball team’s season came to an end with a loss to Durant High School in an away game Wednesday night in the district semifinals. The Mustangs pitching staff had a rough night, losing 11-0. Despite the tough loss the Mustangs had a winning season, finishing…

Senior activities scheduled

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – LRHS seniors have many activities to prepare for. Here’s the calendar of upcoming events – Stay updated on important LRHS news and share what you like by following our Twitter @LRHSNews1, Instagram @mustangs_ahead, email, and follow the Mustangs Ahead Podcast on iTunes 

Cheerleaders hope for silent auction success

Savannah Else – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Saturday, May 1, 2021 the LRHS cheer program will host its annual silent auction. The auction will be held outside in the LRHS bus loop from 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. to maintain social distancing guidelines. Each cheerleader will be creating auction items, including themed baskets, gift certificates,…

NHS welcomes Mustangs tonight

Savannah Else – Mustangs Ahead  (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- 83 Mustangs will be inducted into the LRHS chapter of National Honor Society (NHS) at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 29.  The ceremony will consist of each inductee lighting a candle, which represents the society’s torch, signing the NHS book, and receiving their membership cards and certificates.   Stay updated on important LRHS news and share what you like by following our Twitter @LRHSNews1, Instagram @mustangs_ahead,…

LRHS ag to host camp for “Little Ranchers”

Mallory Lloyd – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – From June 7 – 11, LRHS will host a “Little Rancher’s Agriculture Camp” for upcoming fourth to sixth graders for the 2021-2022 school year. Campers will be introduced to agriculture through hands-on experiences and activities based on plant science, animal science, marine science, and environmental science….

Mustangs anticipate “The Show 21”

Steven Brown and Ryan Hanson – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Video games have been a popular form of entertainment for all ages since the 1970s. Throughout quarantine, video games have experienced a massive surge in both players and sales. During the peak of COVID-19, several major league sports had to shut down, including Major…