Track stars set school records

Cameron Madison – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS track field program has been breaking school records recently. Senior pole-vaulter Eli Newman is making noise in the state track and field tournament. Newman is committed to Eastern Illinois University to continue pole vault. Newman cleared a whopping 4.58 meter (15 ¼ feet), landing…

Textbook return instructions released

Reva Gandhi– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Mustang textbook returns will begin early May and will look different this year. Mustangs cannot drop off textbooks at the counter. All Mustangs must wait for the library staff to check materials back into the school’s “Destiny” system and to clear fines. Failure to return textbooks could result…

Girls win regional track title

Ryan Hanson– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS girls track and field team won the 4A-2 Regional Championship on Saturday. Mustangs placed in the pole vault, javelin, shot put, discus, 300 hurdles, 400-meter, 1600-meter, 3200-meter, 4×800 meter relay, and 4×400 meter relay. Coach Kristin Wikstrom said, “This group is such a special, hard-working, and…

Band celebrates seniors in song

Marissa Briggs – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- The LRHS Mustang Marching Band hosted a senior celebration Saturday, April 24 at the LRHS football stadium. The celebration started with a show-and-tell from next year’s Marching Mustangs of their new performances followed by a lunch provided by the Ranch hand parent volunteers. Stay updated on important…