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Mustang graduate chasing dream from the Virgin Islands

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Greg Penny’s journey has led him from Mustang to Kentucky, back to Oklahoma and now the MHS graduate is competing nationally for the Virgin Islands   By Trey Hunter / Sports Editor Not many Mustang graduates or former Broncos earn the opportunity to compete nationally for the United States. And only one has earned the…

Wrestling: No. 9 Mustang knocks off Class 3A No. 4 Heritage Hall for first dual win

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  No. 9 Mustang cruised to a 51-31 dual win over Class 3A No. 4 Heritage Hall Tuesday inside the Mustang Event Center. Heritage Hall (3-2) got off to a quick start, building a 19-0 lead, however the Broncos (1-1) stormed back with 33 straight points to help seal the victory. The Chargers started the…

Basketball: Mustang girls, boys swept at Edmond Memorial

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  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…

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

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  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…

Mustang Boys Sports

Broncos look to rebound after first loss

By BOB CRAMER bcramer@mustangnews.info Head football coach Lee Blankenship and his staff have been working this week to rectify mistakes that led to Mustang’s second-half collapse in its loss to Westmoore. They’ve done so in preparation for District 6A-1 play. It gets underway at 7 p.m. Friday against Norman North at Bronco Stadium. It also…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Coach pleased with Lady Broncos’ efforts on cort

By BRODY FELDMANN newseditor@mustangnews.info Mustang volleyball had its first scrimmage of the year Monday at Southmoore. “We played some really good competition. We only lost one game. We lost by two points, and we shouldn’t have. We had one starter out, so things went really well,” coach Steve Hajek said. The competition included Moore, Southmoore,…

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Mustang Wrestling

Wrestling: No. 9 Mustang knocks off Class 3A No. 4 Heritage Hall for first dual win

  No. 9 Mustang cruised to a 51-31 dual win over Class 3A No. 4 Heritage Hall Tuesday inside the Mustang Event Center. Heritage Hall (3-2) got off to a quick start, building a 19-0 lead, however the Broncos (1-1) stormed back with 33 straight points to help seal the victory. The Chargers started the…

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Mustang Basketball

Holiday Classic brackets have been released

Mustang announced the brackets for its inaugural Cornerstone Bank Mustang Holiday Classic last week. The tournament is loaded with state champion programs, and the girls’ bracket features three defending champions. In the girls’ bracket, there are 22 combined championships and 23 combined championships in the boys bracket. Action will take place in the Mustang Event…

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Mustang Football

Search is over for Mustang

Mustang football has its seventh head coach in school history by naming Lee Blankenship, 33, the head man pending board approval Monday. Blankenship comes to Mustang after a one year stay at Bartlesville High School. The Bruins ended the season with a 4-6 record, as did the Broncos, after a 1-9 season the year before…

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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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Avenge falls short for Lady Broncos in Mustang Holiday Classic

  In the inaugural Cornerstone Bank Mustang Holiday Classic, the Lady Broncos had a chance to avenge their only loss of the season — to the Edmond North Lady Huskies. “I’m proud of them. I thought we had a good week,” said coach Kevin Korstjens. “This tournament is loaded with a lot of really, really…

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