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The cross-country boys team runs to State

Maria Adams, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Athletics

In the regional cross-country race, the boys team was able to place third, which brought them to State. The girls team placed fifth in regions, but they finished strong with personal records to a decent proportion of the team. Only the four top teams are able to go to State, but the top six runners ...

Runners run where Angels can fly

Runners run where Angels can fly

Bronlyn Holland, Sports Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under Athletics, Features, News

On Saturday, Oct. 21, Rachel's Gift hosted their annual Angel Dash 5K and one mile walk at Strong Rock Christian School. There were teams, families, mothers and children running/ walking this race. Rachel's Gift is an organization, which helps mothers and families with the beginning steps following...

The end is near for the Mustangs

The end is near for the Mustangs

Bronlyn Holland, Sports Editor

October 22, 2017


Filed under Athletics, News

On Friday, Oct. 20, the Mustangs battled it out against the Jones County Greyhounds in their last home game of the season, which hosted senior night. The community came out and supported the seniors and their families as they were recognized on the field prior to the game. The Mustangs fell to Jones...

Volleyball spikes their way to victory

Volleyball spikes their way to victory

Ashley Wilhelm, Staff Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Athletics

On October 11, the Lady Mustangs defeated the Villa Rica Wildcats in the first round of playoffs at home. A long season and a dream of being state champions. "[The reason we got this far is due to] Talented players and dedication," Lonnie Wheeler, head coach, said. Sky Whitaker, senior, made many p...

Volleyball leaves the court defeated

Volleyball leaves the court defeated

Ashley Wilhelm, Staff Writer

September 10, 2017


Filed under Athletics

On Thursday, the junior varsity Lady Mustangs volleyball team left the court defeated by the Newnan Cougars. Though Coach Mindy Martin made many substitutions to rejuvenate the game, the team still fell short. "The season is going very well and we have a very talented group," Coach Martin said. The...

Competition cheerleaders show off their skills

Competition cheerleaders show off their skills

Mycah Howell, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Athletics

On Tuesday, September 5th, the Mustang cheerleading team showed off their new routine and theme for loved ones and friends. It was the first time this year family and friends got to see it completed and in uniform. “This year our theme is ‘I’m the Inspiration’ so that’s kind of what ever...

Mustangs leave the field defeated

Mustangs leave the field defeated

Bronlyn Holland, Sports and Health Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under Athletics, News, Uncategorized

On Friday, Mustangs left the field with a loss of 42-17 against the Heritage Patriots. There were many players who went down and the second string had to be ready to hit the field. "We were doing good at first, but I feel like our second string needs to step it up a little bit. Overall, I would...

Golf takes on State

Golf takes on State

Bronlyn Holland, Sport's Editor

May 25, 2017


Filed under Athletics, News

With three consecutive days in the pouring rain and a total of 54 holes at Oak Mountain Championship Golf Course in Carrollton, the Girls Golf team battled it out to finish in tenth place. The first day was on Sunday, which consisted of a practice round and Monday and Tuesday was the state championship. ...

Players fulfill expectation

Players fulfill expectation

Bronlyn Holland, Sport's Editor

May 22, 2017


Filed under Athletics

Mustangs and the Locust Grove Wildcats met once again in Mustang Stadium for their spring game on May 19th. Mustangs won 14-0 with the three quarters for Varsity and the fourth quarter for Junior Varsity. This year Georgia High School Association now allows football teams to have a spring scrimmage with ano...

Honor grads kick off festivities

Honor grads kick off festivities

Ethan Zakrewski, Online Editor

May 12, 2017


Filed under Athletics

In keeping with tradition, the top 10% of seniors partook in a picnic and a kickball game. The picnic, provided by Chick-fil-a, was the first item on the agenda. Following that, the 36 students were divided into two groups captained by valedictorian Nicole Conn and salutatorian Clay Morrison. The...

Lacrosse approaches senior night

Lacrosse approaches senior night

Ethan Zakrewski, Online Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Athletics

Tuesday night, the lacrosse team will face off against Mt. De Sales high school. The game will be the team's senior night. The night will have a JV game at 5:30 and a varsity game at 7 with a ceremony for the seniors in between. The seniors face mixed emotions. "I don't want it to come. I'm...

Rivals step up to the plate

Rivals step up to the plate

Bronlyn Holland, Sport's Editor

March 11, 2017


Filed under Athletics, Photo Gallery, Uncategorized

With a season of 6-5 so far, the Mustangs won against Union Grove making it 7-5 on March 10. It was a slow start for the team in the beginning. At the start of the game, Edwards didn't know how this game would shape out. "A little down I guess,"Beau Edwards, head coach, said when asked about how...