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MHSNews | Football Ends Record Breaking Season in Joplin

MHSNews | Football Ends Record Breaking Season in Joplin

Jackson Estwanick, Executive Producer

November 18, 2019

Varsity football traveled four hours south to face the Joplin Eagles last Friday for the MSHSAA District Three Football Championship. MHS fans rallied behind their team in hopes of seeing the 10-1 Mustangs stampede to the Missouri State Championship Semifinals.

Boys Cross Country Sprints Toward State

Stone Burke, junior, sprints towards the finish line on Oct. 26 at Districts. Burke placed first at Districts and second at Sectionals.

Jessica Li, Features Editor

November 10, 2019

Wind flew in his face and rain poured down in the 48 degree weather as Stone Burke, junior, ran at the boys cross country districts meet Oct. 26 at Brookdale Farms.  Burke, junior, placed first at Districts and second at Sectionals. These races were special to him as they were both wins for him after struggling his s...

MHSNews | Varsity Football Finds Success Under Stewart

MHSNews | Varsity Football Finds Success Under Stewart

R.C. Gioia, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

Varsity football are 8-1 under the new leadership of head coach Michael Stewart. Stewart became the head coach after the departure of head coach Matthew Klein in the 2018 post-season.

MHS Football Refocuses After First Loss of the Season

Chris Kreh, junior, runs down the field with the ball at the Kirkwood game earlier this season. The team beat Kirkwood 42-23.

Caroline Cudney, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 25, 2019

Marquette football lost for the first time this season Friday against Eureka leaving them with a 7-1 record. There was hope for a win after the many successful plays this year, a long winning streak, and an impressive win last year.  “The Eureka game was tough and we just didn't execute,” Jamiso...

Football and Cheerleading Team Raise Money for Teacher Battling Cancer

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Sabrina Lacy, In-Depth Editor

October 24, 2019

Standing at the gate with a bucket during the Senior Night football game, Oct. 11, William Malsh, freshman, asked people if they would like to donate money to help Jennifer Shipp, language arts teacher, who is currently fighting cancer for the fourth time.  Malsh who is apart of the freshmen football ...

MHSNews | Senior Friday Night Lights

MHSNews | Senior Friday Night Lights

Jadynne Watts, Recruiting Manager

October 22, 2019

Not only did the Varsity football team celebrate their win against Pattonville on Oct. 11, but they also celebrated senior night along with cheer, Mystique and marching band.

Varsity Softball Plays Parkway South in Upcoming District Competition

Mackenzie Gareau, senior, throws a softball at practice.

Alayna Higdon, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2019

When the varsity softball team walks onto the field  Thursday, the outcome of the game will determine if they will continue their season. MHS varsity softball will play at home against Parkway South Thursday, October 17 at 4:30. The varsity softball team is seeded second in their District, meaning t...

Porcelli Energizes Football Team

Joe Porcelli, sophomore, fills up water bottles during the annual Homecoming game Sept. 27. The Mustangs won against Lindbergh 37-7 to remain undefeated.

Kavya Jain, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2019

“Joe! Joe! Joe! Joe!”  As the sun sets and the Friday night lights begin, students can feel the energy of an undefeated season. They can also hear Stang Gang erupting into a chant, only the name they say isn’t a  player’s name, but a manager: Joe Porcelli, sophomore.  Seni...

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