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PHOTO GALLERY: Class 7A-District 10 Semifinal Softball- Lakewood Ranch vs. Sarasota
The No. 2 seed Lakewood Ranch High softball team defeated No. 3 seed Sarasota 9-1 in the Class 7A-District 10 semifinals April 15.
Freshman Logan Newton allowed one run on five hits and two walks while striking out four in five innings of work to earn the win on the mound. Junior Amanda Rak pitched the final two innings in relief, striking out five, to earn the save.
Jackie Schoff went 1-for-1 with a double, three walks, a stolen base, a RBI and three runs scored to lead the way for Lakewood at the plate. Maddie Biggs went 2-for-3 with a double, three RBIs and a run scored. Kaylee Misiti went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs.
SaraBeth Wengerd went 2-for-3 with a walk and a run scored to lead the way for Sarasota at the plate.
Clarissa Lynch pitched 1/3 of an inning before turning the ball over to Brittany Bendel.
Lakewood Ranch will travel to rival Braden River for the district championship April 17.
School Board pushes to leave Todd’s seat vacant
The selection of former board member Carol Todd’s replacement should wait until the Aug. 26 primary election, the Sarasota School Board said Tuesday.
PHOTO GALLERY: Embracing Our Differences reception
The quote winners wore blue sashes and the art winners wore red ones. Artists, families and teachers, plus board members and supporters of Embracing Our Differences celebrated the free outdoor exhibit at a reception Tuesday, April 15.
PHOTO GALLERY: Breakfast of Champions
The Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance hosted a morning of bacon, eggs, orange juice and an optimistic message April 16. Attendees of Breakfast of Champions, an event sponsored by The Observer Group, enjoyed a presentation by guest speaker Justin Su'a, IMG Academy’s mental conditioning coach. Su’a focused on themes of having a positive attitude and "flexing optimistic muscles," while leading group activities and playing audio clips of his favorite inspirational speakers, at the Lakewood Ranch Country Club.