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Lady Mustangs thrash Shannon in three innings

MANTACHIE – Mantachie head softball coach Kristi Montgomery said after the first week of the season that she hoped that the Lady Mustangs’ bats would wake up soon. The alarm clock must have gone off just before last Tuesday night’s game against Shannon, because the Lady Mustangs put on a hitting clinic, to the tune […]

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Lady Mustangs drop home opener to Amory

MANTACHIE – The Mantachie Lady Mustangs slow-pitch team hosted the Amory Lady Panthers for their home opener last Tuesday, but the end result wasn’t exactly what they were hoping for. “We’re still struggling with the bats,” Mantachie head coach Kristi Montgomery said following her team’s 11-2 loss. “We’ve played pretty good defense, but we’re still […]

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LADY MUSTANGS RECEIVE GRANT - The Mantachie Lady Mustangs were awarded the $1,000 Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant from Tennessee company California Casualty last Monday during the school

Lady Mustangs receive grant

The Mantachie Lady Mustangs were awarded the $1,000 Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant from Tennessee company California Casualty last Monday during the school’s annual Awards’ Day. According to the company’s website, the grant was “established to provide support to public high school sports programs negatively impacted by reduced budgets.”

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Lady Mustangs ousted from 2A playoffs by East Webster

The Mantachie Lady Mustangs ended their season last week when they were swept by East Webster in the 2A fastpitch playoffs. The Lady Mustangs dropped Game 1 9-0 at home on Wednesday and Game 2 12-5 at East Webster on Thursday.

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Lady Mustangs dominate playoff series

MANTACHIE – There were times this season Mantachie coach Kristi Montgomery would have been disappointed if one of her batters took the first pitch during an at bat. Thursday wasn’t one of them. Leland’s pitcher walked 12 batters, plating two in the process, and the Lady Mustangs rolled to a 10-0 five-inning victory in Game […]

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Hatley stuns Lady Mustangs in extra innings

HATLEY – Mantachie out-fielded, out-pitched and out-hit Hatley last Thursday, but still came up short. The Lady Tigers won on a walkoff sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth when Ashton Wright drove in Courtney Roberts for the 6-5 victory. While they dominated large portions of the contest, the Lady Mustangs stranded 12 baserunners […]

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Lady Mustangs roll over Shannon in double header

MANTACHIE – It took a while for Mantachie to get going in game one of a doubleheader last Thursday at home against Shannon, but when the Lady Mustangs finally found their offense, it was lights out for the Lady Red Raiders as Kristi Montomery’s team took both contests 13-1 and 11-1 respectively. The Lady Mustangs […]

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Lady Mustangs avenge loss to Tremont, 79-35

MANTACHIE – On Dec. 3, Scott Collier and his Mantachie squad lost 44-39 at Tremont. Last Thursday night, the Lady Mustangs got their revenge, and then some, as they blew out the Lady Eagles, 79-35. After a tight 16-14 opening period, Mantachie began to run roughshod over the Tremont press, scoring at will on the […]

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Lady Mustangs fall to New Site

The Mantachie Lady Mustangs lost a division contest to New Site 94-30 last Tuesday night at home. Madelyn Lindsey led the Lady Mustangs with 10 points, while Judi Beth McMillen followed with 8. Left, Hannah Wooldridge (30) and Victoria Pollock (25) fight off New Site defenders for a loose ball in the second half.

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Streaking Lady Mustangs blast Wheeler

MANTACHIE – Behind Lauren Collier’s team-high 15-point performance, the Mantachie Lady Mustangs found their shooting stoke against Wheeler last Friday and outpaced the Lady Eagles en route to a dominant 65-33 victory. Mantachie led by just one point after the first period but put on a shooting clinic in the second as Collier and Anna […]

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Lady Eagles edge Mantachie in physical contest

TREMONT – In a contest that was close throughout, the Tremont Lady Eagles edged Mantachie 44-39 at home last Tuesday. The Lady Mustangs led 40-39 with four minutes remaining in the game, but Taylor Ladewig hit a short jumper to give Tremont a one-point edge. Both squads battled down the stretch and stifled the opposing […]

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Lady Mustangs drop playoff series to East Union

BLUE SPRINGS – After two lopsided battles, East Union defeated Mantachie 12-8 last Tuesday night in Game 3 of their MHSAA Class 2A opening-round playoff series. After winning the opening game 22-8 in just five innings, the Lady Urchins looked as though they might run away with the series. The Lady Mustangs fought back, however, […]

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Lady Mustangs down Saltillo in regular season finale

MANTACHIE – Led by two big four-run innings, Mantachie capped off its regular season last Thursday with a 8-5 win over Saltillo. The Lady Mustangs turned in eight hits to score all of their runs in the opening couple of frames. Then they held on down the stretch for the victory. The win ended the […]

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Lady Mustangs halt streaking Baldwyn

MANTACHIE – Baldwyn had won 21-straight games heading into Tuesday’s Division 1-2A showdown at Mantachie. The streaking Lady Bearcats were halted, however, as Mantachie grabbed an early lead and fought off a seventh inning rally to take the pivotal contest 5-2. Trailing 5-1 with one out and bases loaded in the final inning, Baldwyn’s Mackenzie […]

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