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Mustang Boys Sports

MHS harriers primed for state after regional runs

It was a cross-country course unlike Mustang High’s teams had seen all season. And it’s nothing like they’ll see Saturday at the state meet. Mustang’s harriers competed in the Class 6A East Regional at Sand Springs. MHS’ boys team won, and the Lady Broncos finished fourth behind champion Jenks. “The course had tall grass, holes,…

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Mustang Girls Sports

Lately, only Mother Nature has slowed Mustang softball

By BOB CRAMER [email protected] Aside from a one-run loss two weeks ago in a tournament at Broken Arrow, nobody has been able to stop Mustang High School’s softball team — except Mother Nature. The Lady Broncos took an eight-game winning streak into Tuesday night’s game at Edmond Memorial. After having three games rained out during…

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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

Lady Broncos finish the three-peat at SOC

It’s a wrap. The Mustang Lady Broncos basketball team finished the three-peat of the Southern Oklahoma Classic on Monday with a 62-48 victory over Pauls Valley. “Just getting one is good, but for our older girls that have done this a couple of times, it’s always good and always a good tournament,” said coach Kevin…

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Mustang Swimming

Mustang Football

Blankenship begins tenure at Mustang High School

  There is a new face walking the halls at Mustang High School as of Monday. The new head coach for the Broncos football program, Lee Blankenship, 33, started his tenure in Mustang on Monday. Some may ask, “Who is Lee Blankenship?” “Lee Blankenship is the guy that when they say Coach Blankenship is here,…

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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

Does defense still win championships?

Remember that old saying that defense wins championships, well that’s exactly what it is – an old saying. This year’s NFL playoffs are an example of why that saying is outdated and may be trending to become extinct with the hiring’s that have already happened since the end of the regular season. Out of the…

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Columns & Features

Equestrian: Canadian Valley Rangerettes ride to win

Local equestrian team, program competes with highest expectations The Canadian Valley Rangerettes revolve around family and championships. Out of the team’s 16 riders, there are four mother-daughter groups, one pair of sisters and Drill Master Nila Birchett’s granddaughter Ellise Foreman, 15. “I like to see the mother-daughter groups together because they enjoy going out with…

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