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Volleyball’s losing streak increases to three games

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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…

Red vs White success

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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…

Lady Timberwolves claw out a victory over Lady Broncos

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By Brody Feldmann Norman North was just a little too much for the Lady Broncos volleyball team on Tuesday. Mustang fell three sets to none to the Lady Timberwolves on the road. The loss was the second for the season and the second in a row for the Mustang volleyball team. “It couldn’t have been…

Mother nature allows the Lady Broncos to finally hit the field

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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…

Mustang Boys Sports

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 Girls Sports

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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Mustang Wrestling

Bringing home hardware

By Brody Feldmann It is tough to travel to Fargo, North Dakota, and bring back hardware from the Fargodome. That is exactly what the Mustang wrestling program accomplished last week. The best wrestlers from 46 states traveled to Fargo to compete in nationals looking to achieve a lifetime goal of becoming a national champion. “It…

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Mustang Basketball

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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Mustang Swimming

Mustang Football

GOING STREAKING

By Brody Feldmann Mustang football has its first winning streak of the season. The Broncos won their second game in a row on Friday with a 38-14 victory over Edmond North. “On a streak, baby,” said an enthusiastic Jeremy Dombek. “Hopefully we just build on it.” With the district victory at home, Mustang has advanced…

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Mustang Softball

Morrison shines for Bronco softball

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…

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Mustang Volleyball

Volleyball releases its season schedule

By Brody Feldmann Mustang volleyball has released its 2018 season schedule, which begins in just two weeks. The Lady Broncos open the season against the Moore Lady Lions on Aug. 8 in the Mustang Event Center at 8 p.m. Mustang will then travel to Norman to compete in the Norman Tournament on Friday and Saturday…

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Mustang Cross Country

Running for gold: Harriers enter state meet with momentum

By Michael Kinney Coming into this season, Emma Downing didn’t know what to expect out of her senior year. Dealing with a chronic knee injury called Osgood-Schlatters, she wasn’t sure exactly what she would be able to do each week during the cross country season. Osgood-Schlatters causes bone growing on her growth plate and causes…

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Other Sports

Yukon wrestlers take fourth at Jenks, Aldridge wins HWT

  Yukon grapplers enjoyed their third straight successful outing at the Larry Wilkey Invitational last weekend. The Millers took fourth place overall at Jenks High School. Weeks before, they took second at a Fayetteville tournament. Before that, they defeated Bethel 84-0. Most would think Yukon is feeling elated by the recent success, but they aren’t.…

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Columns & Features

School board approves performing arts center plans

By Chris Eversole The Mustang Board of Education approved on Monday plans for a new performing arts center. The project budget is nearly $33.4 million, which includes building costs, architect fees and financing. It is funded by a $180 million bond issue that voters approved in February 2017. “This will be a premier performing arts…

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