Lakewood Ranch High junior McKaleigh Goodale went 2-for-4 with two home runs, two RBIs and two runs scored, helping lead the top-seeded Lady Mustangs to a 9-1 victory over Seminole Osceola in the Class 6A-District 12 championship April 20.
Both the Braden River and Lakewood Ranch softball teams captured district championships last week.
Lakewood Ranch seniors Arnav and Arsav Mohanty won seven medals, including the overall doubles state championship, at the Class 3A state tournament.
It's hard enough to compete in a state tournament knowing youâ€™re surrounded by some of the stateâ€™s top talent.
MISS MANATEE SOFTBALL AND LAKEWOOD RANCH LITTLE LEAGUE
Braden River Highâ€™s Ivo Lima signed a national letter-of-intent to play soccer for Jacksonville University April 19, while Lakewood Ranch High golfer Hunter Sagar signed with Canisius College.
The East Manatee Bulldog Navy Wildcat and Navy Panther teams both earned victories April 21.