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Mustang Volleyball opens season in dominant fashion

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By Brody Feldmann With school just a week away, Mustang sports hit the playing field Tuesday with the Lady Broncos volleyball team defeating Moore. The Lady Lions have been a thorn in the Broncos’ side the last couple of years on the court, but that was not the case this go-around. “We do have certain…

Appeals court sends fired AD case back

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By Chris Eversole A federal appeals court has reversed a U.S. district courts’ ruling against fired Mustang Public Schools Athletic Director Chester “Chuck” Bailey Jr. and sent it back for a new trial. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, based in Denver, cited errors made by the U.S. District Court for the…

Mustang volleyball to open season on the road at Moore

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By Brody Feldmann Mustang volleyball is ready to move past their 11-16 season from a year ago. The Lady Broncos open play Tuesday on the road at Moore High School with the time scheduled for 6 p.m. Last season Mustang had a lot of turnover from the year before, and it didn’t help when some…

Former Mustang Touchdown Club president charged with embezzlement

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By Brody Feldmann Contributing Writer The former president of the Mustang Touchdown Club has been charged with embezzling more than $10,000 from the program over an 18-month period. Raymond Craig Davis Jr., 48, has been charged in Canadian County District Court with a single count of embezzlement. He was arrested in early May after an…

Mustang Boys Sports

Mustang’s playoff hopes have vanished

By Brody Feldmann Undisciplined penalties and an upset brought an end to Mustang footballs playoff hopes. “We have been preaching aggression the last few weeks, and when you do that you are going to get penalties,” said coach Jeremy Dombek. Mustang lost Friday to the Putnam City North Panthers, 35-19, and in Moore, the Lions…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Softball falls to Yukon

By Brody Feldmann YUKON– Mustang went into regionals last week at Yukon High School with a nine-year streak of making the state tournament. But, this season the streak was ended by rival Yukon in the regional championship. “Devastation, disappointment and frustration. It is hard, and it’s still hard. We expected to be playing this week,”…

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Mustang Wrestling

Mustang Basketball

Basketball: Mustang girls, boys swept at Edmond Memorial

  Mustang’s girls and boys basketball teams were swept Tuesday, the teams’ second straight road trip to open the season GIRLS No. 19 Mustang held tough with No. 16 Edmond Memorial Tuesday, however fell 47-42 for the team’s second straight loss to open the season. The Broncos got off to a slow start, scoring just…

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Mustang Swimming

Mustang Football

Film Study: Week Three vs. Westmoore

By Brody Feldmann It is finally a game week that Mustang gets to turn on the lights at home. Mustang hosts Westmoore (2-0) on Friday with the kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. at Bronco Stadium. But, before the game gets underway, let’s look at what the Broncos have to face this week from the Jaguars.…

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Mustang Softball

Eyeing gold: Mustang enters state tournament red hot

By Michael Kinney It took four days, but the Mustang softball team finally got through with its regional tournament Saturday. They defeated Westmoore 9-5 in the finale to earn a spot in the state tournament. The Lady Broncos will open the state tourney Thursday when they face Broken Arrow in the first round 4 p.m.…

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Mustang Volleyball

Mustang Volleyball opens season in dominant fashion

By Brody Feldmann With school just a week away, Mustang sports hit the playing field Tuesday with the Lady Broncos volleyball team defeating Moore. The Lady Lions have been a thorn in the Broncos’ side the last couple of years on the court, but that was not the case this go-around. “We do have certain…

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Mustang Cross Country

Simonsen lays foundation for future at state cross country meet

By Michael Kinney It didn’t take long for Gabe Simonsen to start looking toward the future. As soon as he finished competing in his first state cross country meet, the Mustang freshman already began looking ahead to the possibilities. Simonsen had placed sixth in the 6A Boys State Cross Country Championships Saturday, which put him…

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BEHIND THE SCENES

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Mustang News was allowed to shadow the athletic department last week as it prepared for the home football game on Friday. During the next three weeks, we will detail what we witnessed. By Brody Feldmann “I would love to be an athletic director. Show up to games, get in free and stand…

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Columns & Features

Celebration of Life

Family and friends of Chase Ashley and the Ashley family get ready to release balloons. Photo/Courtesy By Brody Feldmann Lub-DUB, lub-DUB, that is the sound Chase Ashley’s heart makes inside of Brian Deuster’s chest 10 years after he received the 19-year-old’s heart. Ten years ago, Deuster was told that he had two weeks to live.…

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