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SMSU Loses 23-38 In Ag Bowl Home Opener

Lacey Barke, Editor-In-Chief, Sports Editor

September 11, 2019

Saturday featured cloudy skies and two determined teams that were clearly ready to face off and get the first game of the season underway. Unfortunately, SMSU kicked off their 52nd season of college football with a 23 to 38 loss a...

Before the Storm

Before the Storm

September 11, 2019

Mustangs Optimistic for Ag Bowl Opener

Nick Ludwig, Staff Writer

September 7, 2019

During the last practice before Ag Bowl, Mustangs discussed the anticipation for the game. Quarterback Boyer Bouman, defensive back Lucas Fisher, and linebacker coach Levi Bullerman seemed optimistic about the season opener against...

Softball team sweeps first conference game against USF

Desiree Bauer, Commentary Editor

April 9, 2019

The SMSU Softball team began their conference play with a strong start on Tue. against the Sioux Falls Cougars. Junior Madison Krog gave the Mustangs a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the second by slamming a home run over the right-center...

Baseball team on five game skid

AJ Rusch, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2019

Game 1: Mustangs vs. Mavericks The Mustangs played the Minnesota State Mavericks in back-to-back games on Thurs., Mar. 21 at Woodside Sports Complex Park in Mauston, WI. In their first game, the Mustangs scored their onl...

Softball team and season preview

Desiree Bauer, Commentary Editor

February 14, 2019

The SMSU Softball team will officially begin their 2019 season on Tuesday, traveling to West St. Paul for four games in their dome. This is the team’s first season under the direction of head coach Bailey Bouman. Bouman...

Track and Field prep for NSIC Conference Championship

Kristen Webber, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

Several strong performances lifted the SMSU track and field team above the competition at the Minnesota State Schuck Multi and Open meet on Jan. 25 in Mankato. “We’ve been working really hard the last few weeks and...

Wrestling completes regular season

Desiree Bauer, Commentary Editor

February 14, 2019

On Fri., Feb. 1, the SMSU Wrestling team won it’s first dual of the season. They defeated MSU Moorhead 24-16 at home, winning six of the ten duals. The dual started off with a win by Cole Hennen (197) His 3-1 decision...

Football 2-3: Stangs hit their stride

Kyle Cox, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018

The football season started off rocky with three initial losses. “We didn't have the best start to the season, but we've battled to get back to where we are now,” senior quarterback Blake Gimbel said.    “It’s a pretty ...

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