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Volleyball optimistic to win this weekend

Volleyball optimistic to win this weekend

Haskell Hollier

October 4, 2017

The volleyball team will be traveling to San Angelo, Texas to take on the Angelo State Rams on Oct. 6. at 7 p.m. The following day the team will travel to Stephenville, Texas to play Tarleton State at 2 p.m. One player ecstatic about the games is engineering freshman Raven Pressley. "I'm excited a...

Family Day tailgate new for some, old for others

Mia Heck

October 3, 2017

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...

Volleyball falls to Texas A&M-Commerce

Makayla Scheck

October 2, 2017

After a great win on Sept. 29, the Texas A&M-Commerce Lions stumped the Mustangs at the Family Day game on Sept. 30. The game went through three long sets with TAMUC rising to the top. The first two sets were not as close to the final ending in 22-25, in favor of the Lions. "Commerce was a really...

Mustangs win Family Day game against WNMU

Mustangs win Family Day game against WNMU

avery queen

October 2, 2017

A sea of gold and maroon fans packed Memorial Stadium Saturday night for the annual Family Day football game. The stands were lined with family members and friends in support of the team — especially since it was the first game without cornerback Robert Grays. The team prepped themselves mentally ...

Tailgates and touchdowns: seeing both

Tailgates and touchdowns: seeing both

Chloe Phillips

September 20, 2017

Laughter, and loud music filled the air. Students sporting maroon-and-gold attire scattered throughout the parking lot outside of Memorial Stadium.  At the first two home games of the semester, several hundred people-- ,mostly members of the Greek community participated in tailgating. And most l...

Football team ‘ready and anxious’ for first game of season

Football team ‘ready and anxious’ for first game of season

Bridget Reilly

August 29, 2017

The football team will suit up for its first game of the season this Thursday, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m., with only one objective in mind. "The goal for this week is to finish 1-0. We're just taking it one week at a time," Javin Kilgo, quarterback and kinesiology senior, said. With their sights se...

Tennis advances to regionals

Kara McIntyre

April 25, 2017

  On Saturday, April 29, the men's tennis team will make its 15th NCAA Tournament appearance against rival Cameron University in the opening round of regionals. The Mustangs are the No. 3 seed in the tournament and the Cameron Aggies are the No. 2 seed. According to a press release from the athl...

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