Midwestern soccer dribbles its way to the playoffs

The Midwestern State soccer team overcame the speed of the Greyhounds of Eastern New Mexico with a 2-1 defeat at the Mustangs soccer field. David Freeland marked the first attempt of the game when he attempted a third minute shot. Four minutes later, the forward sent another ball which ENMU Matt … [Read more...]

MSU football wins conference title

By Josh Hoggard  In their final game of Lone Star Conference play, the Midwestern State Mustangs defeated the West Texas A&M Buffaloes, 35-21, Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium. With the win, the Mustangs earned the title for Lone Star Conference champions outright, going 9-0 in … [Read more...]

Lady Mustangs run their way to Nationals

The Midwestern State cross country team ran their way to a spot in the NCAA II Championship after claiming first place in the South Central Regionals. Senior Brissia Montalvo led the Mustangs with an overall third position with a time of 21:49.30. Freshman Ashley Flores, who came 20th, … [Read more...]

MSU claims conference championship

The Midwestern State women’s soccer team claimed the Lone Star Conference Championship after victories over West Texas A&M and Abilene Christian University. The Mustangs marked a remarkable comeback against West Texas A&M in the Lone Star Conference semifinals in Abilene. It was Becky … [Read more...]

MSU falls to Wildcats and Rambelles

  The notorious dictator Napoleon once said, “You become strong by defying defeat and by turning loss into gain and failure to success.” Along with this uplifting quote by a not-so-uplifting figure in history, the Mustangs volleyball team can take the inspiration as a recovery from the … [Read more...]

Midwestern State advances to 8-0 record

The Mustangs continued their dominant 2011 season in Blackwater Draw, New Mexico on Saturday afternoon. Midwestern State advanced to 8-0 on the season and 7-0 in Lone Star Conference play, beating the Greyhounds of Eastern New Mexico, 57-34. The Mustangs put up 492 yards of total offense, 339 … [Read more...]

MSU rugby secures comeback at UTSA

The Midwestern State rugby club won its first cup match after a slow start due to numbers in an extraordinary comeback over UTSA at San Antonio. MSU, who had 12 players compared to UTSA’s 15 on the field, had gaps in its defense. UTSA got on the scoreboard first after a 30-yard penalty kick, and … [Read more...]

Mustangs lose to ACU, then beat ENMU in overtime

The Midwestern State women’s soccer team experienced a tough loss against the No.2 Abilene Christian Friday night at the Mustangs soccer fields. MSU kept the pressure on the Wildcats by creating multiple chances early in the first half but the hosts failed to convert the opportunities to … [Read more...]

Mustangs treat Northeastern to a 3-0 defeat

The Midwestern State soccer team saw a remarkable conference victory with a comfortable shutout over the RiverHawks of Northeastern State University. The hosts were unable to match their opponents in the opening minutes of the game and conceded an early goal from junior forward David … [Read more...]

In the cage with Tolu

UFC 137, Penn vs. Diaz was a complicated affair. It was originally set for Oct.15 at the Echo Arena Liverpool in Liverpool, England.  Due to scheduling issues it was held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Oct. 29. The main event was initially set to be a battle between Nick Diaz … [Read more...]