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Volleyball team beats Cameron University

Aerielle Edwards, applied arts & aciences senior, jumps up to spike the ball towards Cameron University opponents during the volleyball game in D.L. Ligon Coliseum on Nov. 9, 2017. Photo by Harlie David

Makayla Scheck

November 10, 2017

The volleyball team added another win to their record on Nov. 9 against Cameron University. The volleyball team's record is currently 15-15 with the season coming to an end.  The game ended in three sets in favor of the volleyball team. "Now that the season is almost to the end, we have had ou...

Men’s soccer team prepares for regionals

Players react after winning the Heartland Conference championship game against St. Edward’s University. MSU won 1-0. Photo by Bradley Wilson

Makayla Scheck

November 7, 2017

With the Heartland Conference championship under their belt, the men's soccer team players will go into the South Central regionals which begin on Nov. 9. "I feel confident about regionals. We've been working hard since Aug. 1 — all for this moment when it actually matters," Koby Sapon-Amoah, ...

Men’s soccer wins Heartland championship

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Makayla Scheck

November 5, 2017

"With what happened last year we [the men's soccer team] wanted revenge," Nathan Clarke, defender and marketing junior, said. Revenge is what they got. On Nov. 5, the Heartland Conference finals took place against St. Edward's University. The game ended in with a score of 1-0, making MSU the confe...

Football takes down Tarleton, retires Grays jersey

Jakari Domino, music freshman, blocks an opponent from Tarleton State University at Memorial Stadium on Nov. 4, 2017. The Mustangs won 45-42 in overtime. Photo by Harlie David

Makayla Scheck

November 5, 2017

The football team defeated rival Tarleton State University 45-42 in overtime on Saturday, Nov. 4. At the 9:38 mark of the first quarter, Adrian Seales, running back and criminal justice junior, made the first touchdown of the game. With the extra point kick achieved by Jaron Imbirani, kicker/pun...

Women’s basketball team wins pre-season exhibition

Mica Schneider, mass communication sophomore, drives towards the net during the MSU vs Hardin-Simmons game in D.L. Ligon Coliseum where MSU won 61-42, Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017. Photo by Francisco Martinez

Makayla Scheck

November 3, 2017

With the basketball goal fixed and ready to be used, the women's basketball team played in an on campus exhibition against Hardin-Simmons University as an opening to the preseason and ended with a score of 61-42. With a slow start, the first basket wasn't made until half way through the first qu...

Men’s basketball exhibition postponed

Charles Callier, redshirt freshman, dunking a ball during Mustang Madness. 19th October 2017. Elias Maki

Makayla Scheck

October 31, 2017

They've been preparing for weeks. Practicing layups, free throws, defense, three-point shots. "The team was anxious to play after practicing for quite a few weeks," Nelson Haggerty, head coach, said. The men's basketball players were ready to play against the Oklahoma City University Stars...

Women’s soccer falls to West Texas A&M

Sarah Stewart, chemistry sophomore, tries to recover the ball from an opponent during the MSU vs West Texas A&M game at Stang Park, where MSU lost 3-1, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. Photo by Francisco Martinez

Makayla Scheck

October 29, 2017

The women's soccer team played against West Texas A&M on Oct. 29, and the game ended in a loss of 1-3. Before the start of the game, Courtney Burnette, goalkeeper and nursing and Spanish senior, and Destinee Williamson, forward and criminal justice senior, were honored with flowers for their d...

Football takes down West Texas A&M 45-3

Vincent Johnson football

Makayla Scheck

October 21, 2017

Due to a severe weather warning for the evening of Saturday, Oct. 21 — the day of the homecoming football game against West Texas A&M — officials made a decision on Oct. 20 to move the game from 8 p.m. to 5 p.m. in hopes of avoiding the bad weather. While that decision proved to be mostly...

Soccer team tacks on another win

Makayla Scheck

October 20, 2017

"When four plays 18 you are going to expect fireworks," said men's soccer head coach Doug Elder. The men's soccer team beat St. Edward's University 1-0. The first and only goal scored by MSU was at the 5:48 mark by Pierre Bocquet, midfielder and business senior. The team was able to score in the first...

Women’s soccer takes down Texas A&M Commerce

Makayla Scheck

October 14, 2017

As the women's soccer players sported their Breast Cancer Awareness jerseys on Friday, Oct. 13, they won a 1-0 shutout against Texas A&M-Commerce. The game started off with high energy and confidence from the women's soccer team. At the 31:21 mark of the first half, Raven Powell, midfielder and nursing...

Men’s soccer team fights for momentum

Makayla Scheck, Reporter

October 10, 2017

Continuing the winning streak, the men's soccer team pushes two shots through a powerful defense, as they prepare for tougher competition in the games to come. Although the men's soccer team won a shutout game on Oct. 7 with a score of 2-0, the team seemed to have been off, according to head coach...

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...

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