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News & Athlete of the Week

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Student Athlete of the Week

2021

Mustangs in the news

  • April

    8-2 Mustangs fall 2-0, playoffs remain questionable

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Grandview beats Mullen in the Class 5A Centennial League tournament finale; despite finishing 8-2 and 2nd in its loop, team's 4A playoff chances very much up in the air; bracket to be released Tuesday. 
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  • Link to view Saturday's game

    By The MBN
    Catch it at  nfhs.org.
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  • Dempsey, 'Stangs beat Creek ... again

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior defender's goal on a free kick during one of our frigid, spring snowstorms is the difference in a 2-1 victory in league semis over the Bruins; match vs. Grandview will decide the Centennial tourney title.
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  • O'Blia, Coach Howes highlight Mullen interests for all-Centennial League

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Freshman tops 3 Mullen competitors on first team; another is second team; coach is voted tops in the loop.
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  • 'Stangs scored a 10 on signing finale

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen seniors total 10 to wrap up signees for 2020-21.
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  • 'Stangs tough, but fall 3-1 to Raptors

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    In dipping to 6-6, Mullen can't fight through Eaglecrest, which takes a 22-25, 25-22, 25-11, 32-30 match in league.
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  • Gamueda returns; 'Stangs win 1st-rounder in Centennial tourney

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senjor A.J. Gamueda comes back from quarantine with 2 goals and 2 assists; Mullen whips Smoky Hill 6-2 in the 1st round of the Centennial League tournament.
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  • Mustangs swept by Bruins in league

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen loses in 3 sets to Cherry Creek 25-20, 25-14, 25-18 to dip to 6-5; home match against Eaglecrest on Wednesday.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen SPorts Photographer

    'Stangs 2nd seed in league tourney

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    6-1 Mullen opens the new Centennial League tournament against (7) Smoky Hill on Tuesday; mini-bracket to cap the regular season and figure into playoff field.
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  • Football adds 2 to staff

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Former SEAL Team member and instructor, and an Eaglecrest Raptor join head coach Jeremy Bennett's group.
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  • Kerschen, Mustangs cap 3-match set

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Junior's late goal lifts Mullen past Smoky Hill 4-3; 'Stangs finished 6-1 in league and await the loop tournament that begins on Tuesday, probably against Smoky Hill ... again.
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  • Cooper's 2 goals propel 'Stangs past Arapahoe

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Junior's scores, including the 2nd in the final minute of double overtime, push Mullen to 5-1; 'Stangs respond to their first loss and without leading scorer Gamueda.
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  • 'Stangs hit wall on the pitch

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen knocked from undefeated ranks 3-0 by Grandview; Mustangs will be back at it on Friday with a toughie against Arapahoe and a 3rd game in 3 days, vs. Smoky Hill on Saturday.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    4 on the statewide basketball floor

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Player-of-the-year Pohs and Gallegos on 4A girls all-state team; Carter on 5A boys; and Cawley named 4A girls top coach. 
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  • Caroline Harmon, Student-Athlete of the Week

    High-school sport: Volleyball (outside hitter).

    What I’ve done lately:
    Leads the Mustangs (6-4) in hitting percentage (.215) and serving points (34).

    Grade-point average:
    4.14.

    Class:
    Senior.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Cashman heads 'Stangs postseason honors

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior defenseman Aidan Cashman leads 8 Mullen ice hockey players in all-state, all-league selections.
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  • Mustangs outlast Arapahoe

    Mullen's 1st 5-setter of the new Season C results in a 25-18, 20-25, 25-13, 16-25, 15-12 thriller in the Centennial League.
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  • 'Stangs score a great 8 on Cougars

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen, behind Kerschen and Gamueda, erupts in an 8-0 whipping of Cherokee Trail; Mustangs move to 4-0 and are looking at a three-match week.
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  • Surging Mustangs blank Raptors

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen scores twice in the 2nd half to down Eaglecrest; 2-0 'Stangs win 3rd straight match behind goals by Gamueda and DeBerardinis.
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  • March

    Unsatisfied 'Stangs sweep Buffs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen snaps a 4-match skid with 3-0 road victory at Smoky Hill, but is left wanting more -- another step in the process of growing for a younger inexperienced team.
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  • Netters drop 4th straight match

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen falls in 3 games to regular 5A power Grandview, but its patience, commitment and improvement remain real.
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  • 'Stangs put up a fight vs. Raptors

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen gets swept by Eaglecrest, but the games were close and its growth is becoming obvious.
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  • Thomas selects Firestorm

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs defensive back will sign with NAIA's Arizona Christian.
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  • Skid against Creek is erased

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen beats Bruins 3-2 in the Centennial League, 'Stangs' first victory against the Bruins in 12 matches and since at least 2009.
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  • Undefeated Cougars handle 'Stangs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen gets swept by high-end Cherokee Trail, but head coach Oliver applauds team's improvement.
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  • 'Stangs open with a road shutout

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen takes down Overland 6-0 in Centennial League opener; coach seeks further improvement; match on Saturday at Cherry Creek is next.
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  • 'Stangs swept at the net by Bruins

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen drops 1st match of Season C to Cherry Creek in a sweep, but chalk it up to a learning experience for a younger team.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Carter tops program awards

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior is all-Centennial League and earns second letter; several others cited for 2021 play.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Gallegos, Pohs top 'Stangs' all-leaguers

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Six Mullen players named to the all-Centennial League team, including two on the first team, as postseason honors begin.
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  • Mustangs net worth at 3-0

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen sweeps Overland 25-23, 25-21, 25-23; Centennial League heavyweights await for three tough matches the rest of the week.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photogrpher

    'Stangs claim a 3rd straight title

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen's 'special group' blows away Windsor, wins 67-44;  Mustangs take another 4A title, dominate the class, operated impeccably during the pandemic and bid farewell to considerable senior leadership. 
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Martinez opts for Briar Cliff

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior guard, who wants to become a nurse, signs with NAIA Chargers
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  • A 2-0 start to the new Season C

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen begins with a couple of match sweeps in the Centennial League.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Mustangs to play for another title

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen blows away host Holy Family 75-50, headed to its 3rd 4A championship game in a row as Pohs, Gallegos and Perez lead a parade of contributors; team is 16-2 and will cruise to Colorado Springs for Sunday's finale.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Pitch play: 'Stangs ready to roll

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen brings talent, experience and commitment to soccer in the new Season C.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Net news: A whole new experience

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    New Season C debuts this week and there are new schedules, new times and new circumstances.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    On to another final four ...

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen runs over Falcon 87-53; 'Stangs make third 3rd semis in succession; Dominguez, Gallegos, Perez, Pohs and Van Horn at the front as they'll take a 15-2 record to top-seeded Holy Family on Thursday.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    5A boys playoff bracket

    By The MBN
    Link to the 32-team field; Mullen (23) next plays at George Washington (7).
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    4A girls playoff bracket

    Mullen (4) next will visit Holy Family (1).
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    C.J. Smith commits to NAIA Broncos

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Athletic RB will sign with Hastings next month; will join Mustangs teammate Cullen Martinez in the recruiting class.
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  • O'Blia is a champion

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Freshman goes undefeated in winning at 3A 106; program's first champ in 5 seasons; Linares and Valdez-Lemos take 3rd as 5-of-6 qualifiers place. 
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  • Mullen ends at GW in 5A Sweet 16

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs finish a productive 2020-21 at 9-7 after 69-55 loss to the DPL Patriots.
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  • Mullen rises to 2nd in Class 4A

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs' quality proves vital -- they placed in 10-of-12 events, won 2 races and turned in an All-American time in their threepeat in the 200-yard freestyle relay.
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  • Mullen whips Tigers 69-22 in 4A Sweet 16

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    No. 4 Mustangs' defense is large as team wins 11th consecutive playoff game and advances to Monday's Great 8 home game against No. 5 Falcon.
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  • Antillon 2nd, Krenz 4th in Pueblo

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen has 2 girls place at the first sanctioned female wrestling tournament.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Forecast causes change to this weekend's games

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Threat of multiple feet of snow forces postponement of Saturday's games to Monday, and possibly Tuesday if warranted.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Playoff possibility on ice ... for now

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    'Stangs in temporary quarantine from Colorado Academy game, but still in the chase for Class 4A's wild-card spot in the frozen four.
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  • Swimming to the end ...

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen girls headed to Thornton's VMAC for the 4A championships amid the pandemic, restrictions, a projected snowstorm and what figures to be a long day.
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  • A grand for Pohs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior point guard goes for 28 points as she surpasses 1,000 for her career and leads the Mustangs to an 89-30 thrashing of Durango in the 1st round of the 4A playoffs.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Surprise! Mustangs take down host Angels

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Resilient No. 23 Mullen stuns No. 10 Denver East 57-55; Mustangs move to 9-6 and will be at George Washington for 5A Rounf II on Thursday.
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  • Davison tops 'Stangs' efforts in league finale

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Junior second in 2 races; Mullen places 5th in Centennial League meet; 4A championships are next.
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  • Megan Pohs, Student-Athlete of the Week


    High-school sport:
    Basketball (guard, three-time all-Centennial League selection and two-time Class 4A all-state).
    What I’ve done lately: Has helped the Mustangs to a 12-2 season, their best Centennial League mark in 11 seasons. Averages 10.6 points and 2.6 assists, both marks second on the team, and needs 30 points in the Class 4A playoffs for 1,000 in her career.
    Grade-point average: 3.8.
    Class: Senior.
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  • Mullen wins finale, ends league losing drought

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs, behind Micah and Jordan Leslie, and Josh Lopez, beat Arapahoe 48-41 and erase 15-year non-winning streak in the Centennial.
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  • New Season C opens Monday

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Preseason practice begins for boys soccer and volleyball; 1st matches on March 15.
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  • Valdez-Lemos, Antillon push 'Stangs total to 6

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen will have 6 boys and girls at state wrestling; pairings TBA.
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  • Watters' OT goal keeps 'Stangs alive

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Winger's score downs Colorado Academy as Mullen improves to 7-3; Hayden Klem assists on 2 late goals to keep team in playoff hunt.
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  • Wrestling pairings and schedule

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen has 6 entries; 'Stangs to compete Thursday and Friday in Pueblo.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs scratch an 11-year itch

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen finishes 12-2 in the Centennial League and grabs runner-up for the first time since the 2009-10 season; Senior Day results in a 62-48 victory over a good Arapahoe.
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  • 4 will be on the state floor for 'Stangs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    O'Blia, Linares, Troni and Krenz qualify after Day 1 of regional competition; Day 2 should produce a few more.
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  • Martinez., 65, on the Mustangs offensive line.

    Cullen Martinez to Hastings

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen guard, a three-year starter, commits to NAIA Broncos
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  • Rated wrestlers ready for regionals

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen's postseason competition is Friday-Saturday; boys at Bennett, girls at Fort Lupton.
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  • Time change for boys hoops

    By The MBN
    Mullen vs. Arapahoe on Saturday, March 6, will tip off at 6 p.m.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs fall just short to Eaglecrest

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen battles Raptors to final seconds in 53-49 loss; big regular-season finale on Saturday at Arapahoe.
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  • 'Stangs win 5th game in succession

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen takes down Eaglecrest 59-37, assures best Centennial mark in 11 seasons; finale at home vs. Arapahoe is Saturday.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs roll a 7 on Senior Night

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen erupts for 7 goals in the second period to blitz previously undefeated Colorado Academy 8-1; 4A playoffs still a possibility.
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  • Mustangs win a close one ... again

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen holds off host Cherokee Trail 51-50; 'Stangs move to 7-5 overall, 6-5 in league as they bid to make the 5A playoffs and earn their 1st winning league record since the 2005-06 season. 
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs hand Coach Cawley his 200th

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen overcomes slow start to roll Cherokee Trail 64-37 in league; coach's milestone comes in his 12th season; Mullen is 10-2 with 2 to play.
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  • Unusual pool championships this week

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Centennial League titles to be completed this week under never-seen-before guidelines; Mustangs to do their swim thing at Smoky Hill, diving at Arapahoe. 
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  • 'Stangs rebound and score against Kadets

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen bounces back after tough stretch with a 6-1 road victory in the Springs; hat trick for Klem, 2 goals for Gilbert; key matchup with Colorado Academy on Wednesday. 
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  • February

    A 3rd loss to Kent over 10 days

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen drops Saturday game to Kent Denver, 3rd setback in a row to Sun Devils.
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  • 'Stangs roll Blazers, move to 9-2

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen humbles host Overland 88-10; Gallegos, Martinez shine as team enters final week of regular season.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Mullen 'D' quite large in taking down Jeffco's Chatfield in late matchup

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Head coach Caton turns defense over to assistant Leslie -- move pays huge dividends in key 68-56 victory as Carter goes for 27.
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  • Wrestling regionals: Boys at Bennett, girls at Fort Lupton

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs seeking to punch state tickets will have opportunities to qualify March 5-6; smaller fields, but 'Stangs hope to cap the new Season B with championship rounds.
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  • 7 Mustangs are ranked

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Seven Mullen wrestlers are in latest rankings by On The Mat; O'Blia tops for boys, Alina Antillon leads girls.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Brayden Carter, Student-Athlete of the Week

    High-school sport: Basketball (center, all-Centennial League, signed with Regis).
    What I’ve done lately: Mustangs leader in points (20.3 points), rebounds (8.6) and blocks (1.6) as they bid for a Class 5A playoff spot.
    Grade-point average: 3.2.
    Class: Senior.
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  • Photod courtesy of Kerry Marr

    Kent does it to Mullen ... again

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Sun Devils beat Mustangs 4-2, just like they did last week and in just about the same fashion; frustrating setback sends Mullen to a 4-2 mark and the teams will do it again on Saturday. 
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  • 'Stangs have trouble hanging on the Hill

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Smoky Hill pulls away from Mullen in 2nd half, wins 66-53 in the Centennial League; Mustangs have dropped 2 in a row.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Business-like approach working for Mustangs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    After a 2nd loss to Grandview and 2nd defeat of Cherry Creek, Mullen crushes Smoky Hill; team is 8-2 in with 4 to go before playoffs. 
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  • Photos courtesy of Kerry Marr

    'Stangs rebound nicely

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen responds after 1st loss with a 9-1 whipping of visiting Air Academy; Mustangs move to 4-1 to open busy stretch to end the regular season.
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  • A Mustang with a plan

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Joseph Schwamm, Class of 2017, dove head first into St. John's and all it had to offer, and is living the dream of a student, athlete, leader and promising young adult ready to graduate.
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  • Boys wrestling will head to Bennett

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Class 3A Region 3 will be hosted by Tigers March 5-6; 1 of the 2 girls sites TBA.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs can't handle No. 1 Bruins

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen downed 83-58 by 5A top-ranked Cherry Creek, falls to 5-4; Mustangs next will visit Smoky Hill in 2nd of a 3-game week.
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  • Bounce-back game: 'Stangs beat back Creek

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen wins slow-pace league game 44-36 behind Gallegos, Perez; despite dropping from top spot in 4A poll, Mustangs sweep 5A Cherry Creek for the first time since 2009.
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  • Individuals, relays shine in Aurora

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Chahbandour, Sowitch, G. Zinis help Mullen win 7 events at the smaller Smoky Hill Invitational. 
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  • Carter's turn for a buzzer-beater

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Senior drills a 30-footer as time expires for a 43-40 victory at Grandview; back-to-back thrillers for the Mustangs, who improve to 5-3.
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  • Another lucky 7 are ranked

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs wrestlers recognized by On The Mat; Alina Antillon remains tops in girls.
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  • Gabrielle Zinis, Student-Athlete of the Week

    High-school sport: Swimming (sprinter, 50- and 100-yard freestyles, and member of 200 and 400 freestyle relays).
    What I’ve done lately: Two-time Class 4A state champion in relays; fifth in 50 freestyle; eighth in 100 freestyle; working to position Mustangs for another team run at a state title.
    Grade-point average: 3.92.
    Class: Senior.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Grandview handles 'Stangs ... again

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Nationally ranked Wolves win showdown rematch 63-47; shooting woes hinder Mullen and halts its 6-game winning streak.
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  • 'Stangs wrestle past Overland

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Machock, Domenico and Troni earn victories by pin, Valdez-Lemos adds a decision. 
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  • Burnham wins 2 races at Grandview

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs fall in a dual against the Wolves; tri-meet on Saturday awaits.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Jordan Leslie meets fate -- and wins

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Freshman cans a 3-pointer at the buzzer to push Mullen past Arapahoe 56-55; 'Stangs finish 1st Centennial go-round at an upbeat 4-3.
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  • Mullen runs into a goalie wall

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Hot goalie helps knock Mustangs from the unbeaten ranks; Kent Denver surges late for a 4-2 victory in the 4A North.
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  • Mustangs complete Round 1 at 6-1

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Behind big 'D' and nice scoring efforts by Pohs, Gallegos, Dominguez and Oates-Stamm, Mullen completed the first-go-round in the Centennial at 6-1; rematch with top-rated Grandview is on Friday at The Hutch.
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  • Photos by Kyle Markle and Kerry Marr

    Mustangs ice Lancers

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Klem, Simons and Watters head a 9-3 decision; team is learning how to win the right way and will take on Kent Denver on Thursday.
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  • Healthier 'Stangs split 2 duals

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen downs Smoky Hill and drops one to Thunderridge as 3 key competitors return to the lineup; frosh O'Blia remains undefeated at 103.
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  • 'Stangs swim past Raptors

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen dominant in cruising over Eaglecrest in a Centennial League swim.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Big 3rd quarter boosts 'Stangs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen shakes off mediocre start to blow out Eaglecrest 58-20 and win its 5th game in succession; Mustangs have allowed just 95 points over the stretch.
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  • Mustangs run into a good Eaglecrest

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen can't match Eaglecrest physically and intangibly -- Raptors, in their first home game in the new Season B, take a 79-58 victory in league; Carter goes for 26. 
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  • Witwer (2)

    Robby Witwer, Student-Athlete of the Week


    High-school sports: Ice hockey (right wing) and lacrosse (midfielder).
    What I’ve done lately: Has 2 goals and an assist in helping the Mustangs to a 2-0 start.
    Grade-point average: 4.47.
    Class: Senior.
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  • 'Stangs motor to 4th straight victory

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen easily handles host Cherokee Trail; Dominguez, Freelon and Gallegs lead the way as 11 players score.
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  • Dual defeat, but improvement continues

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Injury-prone Mullen loses 48-29 to Cherry Creek, although individuals shine -- O'Blia, Robbins, Valdez-Lemos and Woodruff each win convincingly; 7 'Stangs ranked by On The Mat.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    'Stangs roll Cherokee Trail

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Resilient Mullen rebounds from loss as Lopez, Carter and Berg pace 63-39 victory; team is 3-2 and will visit Eaglecrest next.
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  • Mullen-Rampart cancelled

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Last-minute COVID-19 info halts 4A North matchup; whether or not it will be rescheduled is undetermined. 
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  • Photos courtesy of Kerry Marr

    'Stangs shoot it out with Rams

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen outslugs Rampart 10-5 behind Klem's hat trick and a solid debut by a freshman goalie; under Coach Brady, team earns 1st win over Rams and is 2-0 for 1st time in his six years.

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  • Kilah Freelon, Student-Athlete of the Week

    High-school sports: Basketball (forward) and track and field (100- and 300-meter hurdles, and high jump).
    What I’ve done lately: Has helped Mustangs basketball to a 3-1 start in the Centennial League in the new Season B.
    Grade-point average: 3.7.
    Class: Junior.
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  • Mustangs handled by Grandview

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Troni and Valdez-Lemos earn decisions, O'Blia wins by forfeit; Mullen falls 63-13 in the Centennial League.
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  • Photos courtesy of Kristin Zinis

    Mustangs swim and dive through drought

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    By winning 9 of the meet's 12 events, Mullen downs Smoky Hill 94-88 for the 1st time in nearly a quarter-century; and 'Stangs do it in the pool they're sharing with the Buffs.
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  • Troni tops 'Stangs boys in latest rankings

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Junior is ranked 3rd at 3A 145 pounds; Alina Antillon still tops at 136 for girls.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Mustangs add another blowout victory

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen rips Overland 92-15 to move to 3-1; scoring margin over past 3 games is 192 points as Gallegos, Pohs, Oates-Stamm and Freelon lead the way.
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  • Overland defense suffocates Mullen

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Defensive pressure rattles Mustangs in 77-61 Centennial League loss. 'Stangs slow start too much to overcome.
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  • 'Stangs finally get to play pool

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    After having difficulty landing a pool for use and a bout with the coronavirus (COVID-19), Mullen opened its season; it began with a loss, but it's in the swim of things.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    A message from the Centennial League

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    In attempting to move forward, limited fans in Season B will be permitted for 7 of the 8 league schools, although Mullen still dealing with Denver restrictions.
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  • Lehman signs on the proverbial dotted line

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    San Diego Toreros land Mullen place-kicker and punter Aidan Lehman; well-rounded senior has a long list of accomplishments with many more to come.
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  • Mullen flirts with century mark

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Behind Gallegos, Pohs, Van Horn and Walters, Mustangs blow out host Smoky Hill 95-15; team moves to 2-1 on the season.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Mustangs hold off Smoky Hill

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen outlasts the 5A No. 7 Buffaloes 67-66 to move to 2-1; Berg, Carter and Leslie pave the way in Centennial League play.
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  • January

    Troni, Valdez-Lemos pace Mustangs in dual tourney

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen individuals, including O'Blia, Robbins and Woodruff,  fare well in Saturday's quad meet in Littleton.
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  • Mustangs suffer road loss at Creek

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mistakes, foul trouble hurt Mullen in 77-57 loss at the top-ranked Bruins in Centennial League play; team is 1-1.
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  • Photos courtesy of Kerry Marr

    Season B debut on ice is nice

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen dominates Chatfield 4-1 in nonleague; lots of skating, passing, defense and goal-tending lead to thorough victory at The Edge.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Mustangs roll Bruins and halt decade-long skid

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen defense looms large in 57-22 victory over Cherry Creek; 'Stangs snap 20-game losing streak to state's largest school.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Carter, Leslie lift 'Stangs over Grandview

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen holds off Wolves, who had won the past 11 meetings in a row and 18 of the past 19; 'Stangs win 52-50 in home opener. 
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photogrpher

    Mark Troni, Student-Athlete of the week


    High-school sports:
    Wrestling (145 pounds, state-placer in 2020, fifth at 126) and track and field (middle sprints).
    What I’ve done lately: 2-0 in early going of the new Season B, both victories by pin.
    Grade-point average: 4.04.
    Class: Junior.
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  • Woodruff pin caps wild dual match

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Sophomore's pin at Hwt. forges 39-39 tie; Mustangs actually lose on a tiebreaker, but a 2nd consecutive strong showing in the Centennial League bodes well in shorter season.
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  • 'Stangs come up short in battle of '1s'

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen can't compete with Grandview's considerable height and two Division I players; Mustangs fall 68-53 in subdued season opener.
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  • Links to view this week's events

    By The MBN
    Upper levels of boys and girls basketball games can be viewed here.
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  • Mustangs pin their Season B debut

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen earns eight match victories, four through pins, in beating visiting Arapahoe 42-36 in a Centennial League dual meet; Coach Howes pleased with first showing.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Lehman chooses San Diego

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs kicker-punter headed to the Toreros, will sign early next month.
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  • Strong praise early for wrestlers

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Preseason On The Mat rankings have Mullen 12th among 3A teams; seven individuals, including 2-time female champion Antillon, make the early grades.
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  • Latest open-workout baseball information

    By the MBN
    Schedule changes, open workouts and information on club tournaments heading into the 2021 prep season.
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  • Mustangs favored for another crack at a 4A championship

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen returns its entire roster and is the preseason No. 1; 'Stangs will play all Centennial League games and open at 5A heavyweight Grandview.
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  • Opportunities available for boys hoops

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Shorter season and smaller playoff bracket, but Mustangs figure to be improved and capable of competing in the always good Centennial League.
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  • Wrestlers ready for season of change

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    COVID-19 means fewer matches, less action, more rules; but females will have their first sanctioned season and Coach Howes excited about younger talent.
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  • 'Stangs set for new class of ice hockey

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen returns entire defense and a half-dozen of its top forwards as it enters the new Class 4A; opportunity abounds in Season B. 
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  • Pool play secured for Mustangs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mullen will practice at Smoky Hill in Aurora; in the new Season B, 'Stangs again should contend in Class 4A.
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  • Girls swim and dive schedule set

    By the MBN
    All meets away, as usual, in a shorter season; 13 dates await Mustangs.
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  • Photo by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Boys basketball preseason information

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Next week's schedule for tryouts and practices at the Old Gym and Hutchison Fieldhouse.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photogrpher

    Latest variances for wrestling

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Shorter season, fewer matches will make for a brisk seven-week season; girls in their first sanctioned campaign.
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  • Particulars for 2021 season

    By The MBN
    Shorter regular season and playoffs for new layout of two classifications.
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  • Catching up with Aidan Keanaaina ...

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Former Mullen DL chats about his first football season at Notre Dame, its academics and ambiance, and surviving during the pandemic.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Basketball schedules in the new Season B

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Mustangs boys and girls will have full Centennial League schedules.
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  • Basketball will have masked boys and girls players

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    Interesting guidelines released for the new Season B; all players and those in the gym are mandated to be masked.
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  • Photos by John Leyba, Mullen Sports Photographer

    Centennial League hoops won't have gender DHs

    By Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director
    The boy-girl doubleheaders, so popular in the league, will be a casualty of COVID-19 in the new Season B; however, a full Centennial regular season is on tap.
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Back 2021
Mr. Neil H. Devlin, Mullen Sports Information Director, covers and promotes our 20 varsity sports programs. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Neil is in his 40th year of covering high-school sports in Colorado through newspapers, television, radio, the Internet and magazines. He has won various writing awards and is in multiple halls of fame. His passion for writing about the people, athletes and events of the Rocky Mountain prep sports world will now primarily focus on Mullen.

If you have a news or story idea, please email Ami Zach or Neil Devlin.