Family Day tailgate new for some, old for others

The Memorial Stadium parking lot smelled of burgers and hot dogs while more than 100 students and their parents participated in the Family Day tailgate on Saturday, Sept. 30. “Sitting down and eating with my parents at the tailgate this last weekend was great, not only because I got to spend time … [Read more...]

Family Weekend game postponed; Mustangs win

Heading 2-0 into the first home game of the season, the Mustangs left the field on Sunday night with a victory of 42-24 against Oklahoma Panhandle State. Due to lightning warnings on Saturday night, the game was called at 7:22 p.m. on Saturday and postponed until Sunday at 5 p.m. Safety Daniel … [Read more...]

Football players finally get to see family

With the football team playing at home this weekend, Family Day events and five weeks without a home game have the players ready to play with a different mentality in Wichita Falls.The football team has been practicing since Aug. 6 and senior wide receiver Breion Evans said after two road trips, … [Read more...]

Family Weekend to ‘connect families to Midwestern’

It just wasn't enough.For the last few years, campus officials have tried to cram all the family activities — from movies to the football game — in to one day.It just wasn't enough.So this year, Family Day became Family Weekend — Sept. 23-25.“We’re just trying to make sure we have all the stuff here … [Read more...]