Lakewood Ranch gets revenge with win over Ida Baker

LAKEWOOD RANCH — The Lakewood Ranch girls soccer team was making its 13th straight regional tournament appearance.

But this one was special. The Lady Mustangs 4A-Region 3 opener against Ida Baker had a lot of memory attached to it. The Cape Coral school knocked Ranch out of the post season playoffs 1-0 last year and went on to win the state tournament.

The host Mustangs got their revenge with a 4-1 victory Wednesday night.

“Our goal was to beat them. They won everything last year and we talked about it before the game. more