Lucas Viera – Mustangs Ahead

(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS varsity basketball team defeated the Bayshore Bruins Tuesday 63-61.

The team took the win with a last second shot in the fourth quarter.

Following a series of losses, this game was important for the team.

Junior Leo Henderson said, “It was good to get a win after struggling during parts of the season. Hopefully we keep it going.”

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The team is now 2-13 for the season.

Despite having to switch head coaches midway through the season, the Mustangs will try to rekindle their season.

Junior Nick Bryan said, “A lot of us have played with the new coach on junior varsity last year, so hopefully the chemistry continues to show.”

The team’s next game will be against the Sarasota Sailors at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 19 at home.