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Morrison shines for Bronco softball

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By Michael Kinney It’s hard to imagine there are few teams in class 6A that are more on fire than the Mustang softball team. After pummeling Enid 15-0 Monday, they have won eight straight games and 15 of their last 16 contests. One of the reasons for their current streak is the play of senior…

Mustang looks to get back on track against Norman North

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By Michael Kinney After losing its first game of the year to Stillwater, Mustang was looking for a bounce back. Heading into district action, they were hoping to get back on the winning track. In order to do that, they needed to go through No. 2 ranked Owasso. Unfortunately for the Broncos, the Rams had…

Mustang conquers OK Runner

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By Michael Kinney Every week it seems to be the same for Emma Downing. Each time the Mustang senior competes, she continues to prove is she one of the elite cross country runners in the state. Downey’s latest conquest came Friday afternoon in the annual Norman OK Run at Irvin Middle School. She took home…

Mustang looks to clean up mistakes in week two vs. Norman

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By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer Mustang couldn’t have started off its season much better, as the Broncos beat down rival Yukon. However, Coach Jeremy Dombek wasn’t totally impressed with what he saw. “The first-team defense played about as good as we can ask for a kid to play. Very, very pleased with our game plan…

Mustang Boys Sports

Time to bounce back

By Brody Feldmann Last season, the Mustang Broncos football team entered the season with expectations of being among the best teams on the west side of the state. Mustang shot out of the gates the first two weeks as if it was ready to prove that the semifinal finish the season before wasn’t a fluke.…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Mother nature allows the Lady Broncos to finally hit the field

By Brody Feldmann Mother Nature gave way long enough for the Mustang softball team to step on the field for the first time during the regular season last Thursday. Mustang traveled to Guthrie to kick off the season against the 5A Lady Blue Jays. “It felt great. These girls have been working hard for weeks…

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Mustang Wrestling

Mustang Basketball

Basketball: Mustang boys squeak out win, girls fall big in season-openers at Deer Creek

BOYS Mustang’s boys pulled out a 56-54 win at Deer Creek Tuesday in a matchup of unranked teams to kick off the season. Phil Baker and Diego Gray combined for 13 of Mustang’s final 15 points down the stretch as the Broncos edged Deer Creek late, outscoring the Antlers 15-12 in the fourth after entering…

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Mustang Swimming

Mustang Football

Red vs White success

By Brody Feldmann Pads were popping, whistles were blowing, and footballs were flying. Mustang football held its annual Red vs. White scrimmage on Saturday at Bronco Stadium. The big questions since spring ball has been “how will the offense look?” The Broncos answered that question Saturday. Lining up against one of the best defenses that…

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Mustang Softball

Lady Broncos get preseason practice underway

By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer The Mustang softball team kicked off its season Monday with a five-hour practice. With more than a dozen freshmen filling up the roster, coach Jaime Roberts needs every second to get them ready for the upcoming season. “When you add 13 freshmen to your team, they just don’t know all…

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Mustang Volleyball

Volleyball: Mustang wins five straight, captures Jaguar Classic championship

  Mustang coach Steve Hajek is extremely pleased with his team, especially after the Broncos cruised to their second tournament championship last weekend at the 2016 Jaguar Invitational at Westmoore. Hajek’s squad ran off five straight wins over Piedmont, Midwest City, Westmoore, Moore and Bishop McGuinness. “We weren’t playing very good on the first day,…

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Mustang Cross Country

Other Sports

Mustang’s reign comes to an end

By Brody Feldmann It had been five years since the Millers defeated the Broncos and eight years since Yukon won at home in the rivalry. Those streaks came to an end on Friday with a Yukon 19-14 victory over Mustang at Miller Stadium. “Credit to Yukon. They are really good defensively and they haven’t given…

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Columns & Features

Brian Picklo bringing hard-nosed attitude, style as he takes over Mustang wrestling program

  Former All-American, Big Ten Champion has helped kick start program’s resurgence from the ground up Trey Hunter / Sports Editor Brian Picklo’s wrestling and coaching style dates back to the 1996 Big 10 Wrestling Tournament and a match against Iowa’s Lee Fullhart. “It’s a fight with rules,” Picklo said. Mustang’s first-year coach felt comfortable…

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