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Preparation for Regionals underway

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By Brody Feldmann Mustang volleyball learns where they are headed for Regionals on Oct. 3. But, for now the Broncos are winding down the season with six games in two weeks. In the last seven days Mustang has faced off with No. 3 Deer Creek, Midwest City and Putnam City North, all on the road.…

Mustang leaves Arkansas as best Oklahoma team

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By Brody Feldmann Mustang harriers took its annual trip to the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival last weekend in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Going into the weekend Mustang had two goals; run strong and scout Deer Creek, which is seen as one of the best teams in Oklahoma. Mustang left with both goals accomplished. The Broncos finished…

Film Study: Week Four against Norman North

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By Brody Feldmann After a win last week over Westmoore the Mustang Broncos football team resets its record at 0-0 going into district. “It is 0-0, and it all starts over. This is the most important game of the season to this point. We are facing a good team. Despite their record they have played…

Cross Country opens its season in Norman

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By Brody Feldmann Mustang cross country opened its season last Friday at the OK Runner Classic held in Norman. The boys team ran its way to a first-place finish with a total of 78-points through its top five runners. “They are doing well. We have a pretty deep team this season. They are working together…

Mustang Boys Sports

Mustang graduate makes Tulsa Roughnecks roster

A Mustang graduate has made his dream come true. Colton Haskin made the roster for the Tulsa Roughnecks FC as a defender. “It didn’t seem real. I asked myself the cliché questions, ‘Am I dreaming right now? Is this actually happening?’ That stuff is really going on through your mind. Then before you can even…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Mustang North Middle School’s seventh-grade girls finished season 19-0

Undefeated rarely happens in sports, yet it happened at Mustang North Middle School. The seventh-grade Lady Broncos ended their season Metro Middle School Athletic Conference champions with a 19-0 record. Those accomplishments were impressive enough and they found a way to stand out among the crowd along the way. “We knew they were special,” coach…

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Mustang Wrestling

GRAPPLERS TAKE THIRD

Mustang wrestling impresses in tournament   As the No. 3 team in class 6A; the Mustang Broncos wrestling team traveled to Enid over the weekend to compete in the Mid-America Nationals. Mustang finished as the third best team at the tournament a year ago but wasn’t anywhere close to Arlington Martin or Tuttle. This season,…

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Mustang Basketball

Cur’Tiera Haywood surpasses 1,000 points

For the first time since the 2007-08 season, the Mustang Lady Broncos had an individual reach the 1,000-point milestone. Cur’Tiera Haywood hit the mark on Dec. 10 in the championship game of the Plainview Tournament. “My parents told me the game before, but it didn’t change my mindset. I still played my game, but, yes,…

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Mustang Swimming

Mustang Football

BEHIND THE SCENES Pt. 2

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Mustang News was allowed to shadow the athletic department two weeks ago as it prepared for a home football game. During the next two weeks, we detail what we witnessed. The second half of the week is straight preparation for Friday night as the athletic department begins setting things up for Friday…

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Mustang Softball

Defending state champions to take the field

By Brody Feldmann Coming off of a state championship season, the Mustang Lady Broncos softball team knows they will have a target on their back. “It is going to take a lot of patience early on, but we definitely have the talent to be competitive and we still have high expectations,” said head coach Jamie…

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Mustang Volleyball

Volleyball’s losing streak increases to three games

By Brody Feldmann Mustang volleyball has fallen into a mini slump with a now a three-game losing streak. The Lady Broncos fell Tuesday night three sets to none against the Edmond Memorial Lady Bulldogs. “This is a competitive team and to be the best you have to beat the best. You have to be ready…

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Mustang Cross Country

Mustang leaves Arkansas as best Oklahoma team

By Brody Feldmann Mustang harriers took its annual trip to the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival last weekend in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Going into the weekend Mustang had two goals; run strong and scout Deer Creek, which is seen as one of the best teams in Oklahoma. Mustang left with both goals accomplished. The Broncos finished…

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Other Sports

Canadian County GOP leadership put in question

Canadian County’s sheriff this week called for a change in leadership of the county’s Republican Party. Chris West, during the group’s monthly meeting, urged those attending to consider making a change in the party’s leadership. West’s remarks followed a letter that was sent to members of the state Legislature urging that lawmakers consider changing how…

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Columns & Features

Oil and gas company brings 35 jobs

By Chris Eversole The once outdated office building that housed Tate Publishing has become a hub of activity for Roan Resources, an oil and natural gas exploration and production company. No longer is the building, 127 E. Trade Center Terrace, serving as a sales and editorial center for a company that allegedly bilked thousands of…

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