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Lakewood Ranch football game moved to Thursday

The change was made because of expected inclement weather.
by: Ryan Kohn Sports Editor

Lakewood Ranch High football fans have been waiting a long time for the first game under new coach Rashad West. 

Now, they will get to wait one less day. 

Thanks to expected inclement weather in Englewood on Aug. 30, the Mustangs' road game against Lemon Bay High has been moved to 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 29, still at Lemon Bay. 

The Mustangs' week one game, planned to be against Ida Baker High, was canceled because of scheduling miscommunications, and their preseason game against Osceola High was canceled because of excessive rain. 

As of now, Braden River High and The Out-of-Door Academy will still play their games on Friday. 


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I’m the sports editor for Sarasota and East County and a Missouri School of Journalism graduate. I was born and raised in Olney, Maryland. My biggest inspirations are Wright Thompson and Alex Ovechkin. My strongest belief is that mint chip ice cream is unbeatable.

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