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Lady Broncos get preseason practice underway

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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…

Mustang raises football ticket prices for Yukon game

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One of the state’s best high school football rivalries will hit the gridiron Sept. 1 when Yukon takes on Mustang at Bronco Stadium to open the 2017 season. Those who plan on attending the annual Bedlam clash between the two Canadian County schools will need to have more green in their wallets than in past…

Doubling Up: Mason Lowe is one of Mustang’s many multi-sport athletes

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By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer For many school districts around Oklahoma and the nation, the days of the multiple sport athlete have passed on. High school athletics has turned into a specialization era where kids play or practice one sport for almost the entire year. That is not the case in Mustang. That is especially…

McKenzie Downey makes it two straight years with Thunder Girls

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By Michael Kinney, Contributing Writer   For two years McKenzie Downey was on the outside looking in. She tried out to make the Oklahoma City Thunder Girls Dance team and came up just short in 2014 and 2015. Some people may have given up after one unsuccessful attempt and even more after the second but…

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Broncos qualify 10 for state en route to regional title

MOORE – Another milestone was reached by the Mustang Broncos’ wrestling team over the weekend. Mustang took first at the OSSAA 6A West Regional tournament with a team total of 222 points edging out the Edmond Memorial Bulldogs by three points. The first-place finish is the first regional championship for the Broncos in at least…

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SKIATOOK TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS

With a new two-game winning streak, the Lady Broncos put its streak on the road in the Skiatook Tournament. Mustang opened the tournament with host, Skiatook in the first round and walked away with a 58-32 victory. Mustang’s Jaki Rollins led the Broncos with a game-high 21 points while Cur’Tiera Haywood added 17. “We didn’t…

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Mustang basketball: Lady Broncos capture 6A west regional championship

The Mustang girls basketball team pulled off the two-game sweep at the 6A west regional tournament at Norman High School. The Lady Broncos defeated Southmoore 54-41 last Thursday evening at NHS and then on Saturday afternoon, the Mustang girls pulled off the upset over regional host Norman with a 54-38 throttling of the Lady Tigers.…

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Film Study: Week Four against Norman North

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…

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Softball: Jayden Chestnut transfers to University of Central Oklahoma after one year at Oklahoma

Former Bronco heading to Edmond after one-year stint, national championship at Oklahoma Mustang graduate and now former Oklahoma Sooner Jayden Chestnut has transferred to the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. Chestnut is joining now former Oklahoma State Cowboy Peyton Walker who spent the last two seasons in Stillwater. Here is the press release from…

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GIVING HEARTS

Millerettes donate supplies to The Children’s Center Many people say the holiday season is the season of giving. For the Yukon girls’ basketball program, those words ring true. The Millerette players, coaches and booster club members recently came together to donate supplies to The Children’s Center in Bethany and had the opportunity to take a…

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Late start, miles ahead: Madison Cornelius off to hot start in cross country career

Miles and miles and miles. Madison Cornelius wasn’t sure she was into the idea. She was a basketball player and ran the 4×800 and 400-meter in track, but long distance? “I didn’t like the thought of miles, plural, instead of just a mile.” Her perceptions have changed. The Mustang senior made her cross country debut…

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