Mustangs react – Mad March, indeed

Ryan Hanson– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- “March Madness” has come to an end with the Baylor Bears defeating the Gonzaga Bulldogs 86-70 on Monday. Baylor’s win also ends Gonzaga’s attempt to be the first team since 1976 to finish the season undefeated. Many Mustangs all over the Ranch watched the game and were shocked…

Mustangs react – Seniors in home stretch

Jenelle Bayor- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- As Mustangs enter the fourth quarter, seniors are anticipating life after graduation. Although this school year has been unusual, the class of 2021 still has things to celebrate and be excited about. Senior Clayton Prezzama said, “It is exciting to almost be done with high school; however, I…

Mustangs react – Bucs win Super Bowl

Ryan Hanson– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- On Sunday, Feb. 7, Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cruised to a 31-9 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. The Buccaneers became the first team to win the Super Bowl in their home stadium as they accepted the Lombardi Trophy at the Raymond James Stadium. Freshman…

Mustangs react – Bucs at home for Super Bowl

John Osborne – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are going to the Super Bowl. This is only their second time ever making it to the big game. The Buccaneers defeated the Green Bay Packers 31-26 on Sunday, Jan. 24 to secure their spot in the Super Bowl. They will be…

Mustangs react – Bucs one win from Super Bowl

John Osborne and Clayton Prezzama – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have done great this National Football League (NFL) season, going 11-5 with two playoffs wins.  They are one win away from their second-ever Super Bowl. The Buccaneers play next Sunday, Jan. 24 at 3:05 p.m. vs the Green Bay…

Mustangs react – Holidays, 2020 style

Jenelle Bayor- Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- When LRHS Mustangs returned from winter break they were asked, “How were the holidays different for you this year?” The US Centers for Disease Control recommended everyone use extra caution over the holidays as the number of COVID-19 cases grows across the US. Freshman Scott Barkey said that,…

Mustangs react – Students return to full-time class

Jenelle Bayor – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With the first full week back to school ending, former hybrid and e-learners that are back at campus full-time were asked, “How are you feeling after your first full week back?” Senior Clayton Prezzama said, “After being on the hybrid schedule, I’ve realized that going to school…

Mustangs react – Thankful for the break in 2020

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead break (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- This week Mustangs were asked, “Are you excited for a break after such an unusual year and what are your plans?” Thanksgiving break begins on Monday, Nov. 23 and goes until Friday, Nov. 27 this year. Senior Dallas Rodriguez said, “I am really…

Mustangs react – Mustangs make second quarter plans

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- With the start of the new quarter, there is some uncertainty about what the second quarter will look like, but Mustangs still have a lot they are looking forward. Senior Joey Riley said, “For the second quarter I am hoping to get good grades…

Mustangs react – What’s your favorite thing about Fall?

Maddie Forman and Gage Gongas – Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- This week Mustangs were asked, “What is your favorite thing about Fall?” The first official day of Fall was last Tuesday Sept. 22, 2020. Senior Emma Messimer said, “My favorite time of the year is Fall, I love getting to make jack-o-lanterns with my…

Mustangs react – New year, new challenges

Maddie Forman– Mustangs Ahead (LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL)- Due to COVID-19, there are many new safety precautions in place this year at LRHS.  With the new rules, this week Mustangs were asked, “What are the best and worst things about the first week of school?” Senior Elizabeth Rutland said, “Everything feels so different this year compared…