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Volleyball beats Texas Women’s University

Rockelle Gholson, mass communication junior, jumps up to block the ball from a Texas Women's University opponent at the volleyball game in D.L. Ligon Coliseum on Sept. 29. Photo by Harlie David

Makayla Scheck

October 2, 2017

The volleyball team won against Texas Women's University on Sept. 29. Out of five sets, the Mustangs won three straight sets, not allowing the TWU Pioneers to have a chance. "That was the best game we've ever played and we came out with great energy," Kristin Silva, junior and defense specialist, sa...

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

D.J. Myers, psychology senior, runs the ball down the field to score the second touchdown for MSU right before halftime, bringing the score to 17-14 against Western New Mexico University at Memorial Stadium. Photo by Marissa Daley

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 ...

Women’s soccer rises above TAMIU

Hanna Mattinson, marketing sophomore, reaches out to obtain the ball as an opponent from Colorado State-Pueblo pulls her back during the women's soccer game on Sept. 8. Photo by Harlie David

Makayla Scheck

September 12, 2017

The women's soccer team “dusted” the Dustdevils with a 4-0 win against against Texas A&M International University on Sept. 10. The first half of the game was slow paced, with only one goal made at the 19:02 mark by Destinee Williamson, forward and criminal justice senior.  “In our ...

Women’s soccer falls to Colorado School of Mines

Raven Powell, midfielder and nursing sophomore, goes up against a Colorado School of Mines defender, in an attempt at scoring a goal on Sept. 3. Photo by Bridget Reilly

Mercy Yermo

September 5, 2017

On Sep. 3, women’s soccer fell victim with a 3-0 loss, during a home game to Colorado School of Mines.  “We went up to one of the best teams in the nation,” Kennedy Turner, engineering sophomore said. “We held up together as a team, and though our effort was a bit short, we were able to ...

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

Head Football Coach Bill Maskill tells the football team how the play should be made during practice Aug. 27. Photo by Rachel Johnson

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...

Local group attempts to raise school spirits


Matt Jobe

February 20, 2015

They are easy to spot. Standing in the front row of every football game, shirts off, and paint on their chests. Running flags up and down the sideline, yelling and screaming, cheering and jeering. They are the Stang Gang. Coleman Reidling, is the assistant hall director at Pierce Hall, and the unofficial leader of the group. Reidl...

Stang Gang tries to advance school spirit

Mark Campbell

February 17, 2015

Stang Gang Tries to Advance School Spirit from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. In a crowd full of sit-down fans, there is one group whose mission is to promote school spirit: The Stang Gang. "Stang Gang is an organization that promotes school spirit. We are starting up big time this year," said Coleman Reidling, history sophomore...

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