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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...

Mustangs strike out Luella

Mustangs strike out Luella

Bronlyn Holland, Sports and Health Editor

February 10, 2017


Filed under Athletics

On Feb. 9, Ola took it to the field  against Luella and won with a score of 6-5. The coldness and windy weather didn't stop the players from playing their hardest. "It's pretty great... the momentum is going to help for the next game and throughout the season," Evan Boyle, sophomore, said. Boyle is a le...

Athletes begin college careers

Athletes begin college careers

February 2, 2017


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On February 1, 2017, Yarik Sherling, senior, Tyler Jedding, senior, and Dylan McCloud, senior, sign to further their football careers. Sherling will be playing at Georgia Military College. Jedding will be playing at Reinhardt University. McCloud will be playing at Savannah State University. "It's...

Swim team splashes into success

Savannah Simpson, Opinions Editor

January 24, 2017


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To finish off their regular swim season, the swim team pulled off a huge victory, beating the second place team by over one hundred points at their swim meet on January 18th. "The kids have been working hard; we have a great group of girls who come together and push each other," swim coach John Wood said. Wood believes that the succ...

Competition cheer shoots to be number one

Competition cheer shoots to be number one

Jessica Louis, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Athletics

On January 17th, the competition cheerleaders met in the gymnasium to shoot an award winning promotional video to be recognized as Georgia’s Team of the Year. The cheerleaders were able to rank in the top three out of over 100 schools. The process begins when a school’s cheerleading team submits an ap...