By: Michael Truasch
The Mustangs took the win at their first game of the season at home against the Wauneta-Palisade Broncos. The final outcome had the Mustangs coming out on top beating the Broncos 42-40. The Mustangs were a dominant team in the first and second quarter scoring four touchdowns and holding the Broncos to merely two. Coming out of the half, Wauneta-Palisade started going on a roll with four touchdowns and two extra points, while the Mustangs only scored a touchdown. However, the Mustangs were able to hold them off for the win. Blaine Simonton led the team in tackles with ten. Adrian Gomez and Tristan Kasson closely followed with nine tackles a piece. Oakley Rosno led the team in rushing yards with ninety-six with Jake Knehans adding seventy-six. Rosno also led the team in passing yards with a total of one hundred and fifteen. The Mustangs look ahead to their game against Spalding-Academy on September 4 in Spalding.