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Softball’s preseason comes to an end, kicks into full gear Aug. 7

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By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer After countless hours of practicing in near 100 degree weather, the Mustang fastpitch team finally got a chance to compete against players in another uniform. The Broncos traveled to Shawnee Monday for a pair of scrimmages against Stillwater and Silo. Coach Jaime Roberts was pleased with what she saw. “It…

Athletic Department additions to bring attention to spirit, support

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Mustang Athletic Department is bringing in two new programs this year. One addition will be the Mustang Broncos “Spirit Award.” The Spirit Award will be presented to an elementary or intermediate school, including Mustang Education Center, which displays “outstanding Bronco spirit.” The award will be given every Tuesday during football season to a different school.…

Baker prepares for final football season as a Bronco

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By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer For Phillip Baker, 2017 has the potential to be a special season. After playing in the shadows of other Mustang tight ends most of his career, he has a chance to break out and be an integral player for the Broncos on the gridiron. However, Baker isn’t looking at it…

Volleyball welcomes new teams, prepares for season

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Mustang High School’s volleyball program welcomed their new teams on Monday, after hosting their second clinic last weekend. Last year, the varsity volleyball team was going into the season with a new coach and eight seniors with lots of experience. “Last year we had some really good players,” Head Coach Steve Hajek said. “But this…

Mustang Boys Sports

HISTORY IN THE MAKING

OKLAHOMA CITY – Walking into the Jim Norick Arena on the last weekend of February brings a sight of wrestling mats covering the arena floor. Mustang wrestling entered the arena with 10 individuals Friday looking for a state title and walked away Saturday with an historic finish. “I knew it would be like this. Everyone…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Mustang swimming competes in COAC meet

EDMOND – Mustang swimming competed in the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference (COAC) meet Saturday at Mitch Park. The Broncos didn’t have a full roster and had a tough day finding success. The Lady Broncos finished in seventh with 151.5 points, and the boys took eighth with 122 points. Mustang had two individuals place in the…

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Mustang Wrestling

Wrestling: No. 8 Mustang opens season with 47-24 loss at No. 4 Edmond North

EDMOND – No. 4 Mustang started strong, but lost nine matches in a 47-24 season-opening loss at No. 4 Edmond North Thursday. Joe Lupton (Jr.) and returning state qualifier Cameron Picklo (So.) kicked things off with falls at 113 and 120 pounds. Lupton pinned Jacob Alexander at the 2:48 mark in the first period and…

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Mustang Basketball

Mustang tabs Foreman as new Athletic Director

Mustang native Robert Foreman is the new Athletic Director for Mustang Public Schools. The news came on Monday evening after the Board of Education appointed Foreman for the position. Chad Fulton, Board President, said Foreman has a passion for athletics and has a great plan to move the school forward. “He has a vision,” Fulton…

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Mustang Football

Film Study: Week Five

Redskins head to Mustang on Homecoming Friday By Brody Feldmann After a loss to Norman North, Mustang hosts Union this Friday on Homecoming night at Bronco Stadium. Union comes into the Friday night showdown with a record of 2-2 with losses to Broken Arrow and Jenks and wins against Lake Ridge (Texas) and Owasso, last…

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Mustang Softball

Softball: ‘Hammer Time’ shuts down Putnam City in 11-0, five-inning home win

MUSTANG – It was Hammer time Monday. Anna Hammer (Jr.) dominated, cruising to a complete game shutout with seven strikeouts in an 11-0, five-inning win over Putnam City. She allowed just one hit and one base runner as she mowed down the Pirates with a well-manicured fastball and a diving changeup. “They don’t pick it…

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Other Sports

Upward trend has the Millers excited about second half of season

  Through seven games of the regular season, Yukon basketball has had to change. At 2-5 the Millers are on the outside looking in, having played some of the Class 6A elite. Their losses have come to the tune of 76-43 to No. 5 ranked Edmond Memorial, 77-52 to No. 9 ranked Norman North, and…

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Columns & Features

Football: Glidden returns home while waiting on call from NFL

Former Bronco David Glidden is back on the Mustang sidelines. Glidden returned to Mustang after three preseason games with the Atlanta Falcons and is now coaching the Bronco receivers on a volunteer basis, making his debut Friday at Norman. Although he could still have a future in the NFL, he’s discovered coaching could be a…

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