High School Graduation
Graduation will be at 7:00 on Friday May 30.
Senior Graduation Practice
Senior graduation practice will be at 10:00 on Friday, May 30. All seniors must attend practice.
Last day of school for the 2013-2014 year
Last day of school is May 29. School dismisses at 12:00 on Thursday.
Area Baseball Playoffs
CONGRATULATIONS to the Muleshoe Mules Baseball team for winning the Bi-District Championship last weekend by sweeping Boys Ranch in a best-of-three playoff series!
The Muleshoe Mules will now play Idalou for the Area Championship this weekend in Levelland. Idalou won their district and then swept Colorado City for the right to play the Mules in the Area Championship.
The Area Championship will be played as a best 2-out-of-3 series. The first game will be played this Friday at 6:00 p.m. at Levelland High School. The second game will also be played at Levelland High School on Saturday at 1:00 p.m., followed by a third game, if necessary. Admission will be $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for students.
Come out and support the Mules as they play for the Area Championship this weekend! It's an exciting time to be a Mule!
Lady Mule wins Silver Medal at State Golf Tournament
Lariat Adams won silver medal at the State Golf Tournament. Congratulations, Lariat!
State Bound Track
Austin Ross will compete int the 200 meter dash at the University of Texas at Austin on Thursday, May 9.
Talent Show Tryouts
Talent Show Tryouts are Tuesday, May 13 from 3:30 to 5:00 in the Kerry Moore Auditorium.
Lady Mules Softball Playoffs
It's playoff time for the Muleshoe Lady Mules Softball Team!
The Muleshoe Lady Mules Softball team went UNDEFEATED on their way to winning the District 2-AA Championship! Then, the Lady Mules beat the Dimmitt Bobbies 28-1 in five innings to win the Bi-District Championship Monday evening!
The Lady Mules now face the Coahoma Bulldogettes for the Area Championship. The Area game will be played at Lubbock Cooper Pirate Softball Stadium this Friday at 6:00 p.m. This will be a one-game, winner-take-all championship game. The Coahoma Bulldogettes finished 3rd in a very tough district, and they beat Post last week to earn the right to face the Lady Mules in the Area Championship game this Friday.
The Lady Mules will be Visitors for the one-game Area playoff game. Admission will be $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for students. The Lubbock Cooper Softball Stadium is just west of their Football Stadium.
Idigi Digital Arts Festival
The following students competed in the Idigi Digital Arts Festival at South Plains College on March 7, 2014. (We just received the results.)
Honorable Mention: Ramon Martinez, Bobby Flores, Liliana Vasquez, Dustin Smith, and Elliot Reyes.
The following medals were received: Mireya Castorena- Judges Choice and Gold Medal; Julio Alvarez - Silver; and Jacob Espinoza - Bronze.
Results of Regional 1-AA Golf Tournament/State Bound Player
The MHS golf teams competed at the Region 1-AA golf tournament this week and did a great job. Eli Leal and Conner Harrison played Monday and Tuesday and ended up tied for 38th place out of 96 competitors. The girl's team ended with 7th place as a team out of 16. Lariat Adams won the silver medal as the 2nd place finisher with scores of 79-72 form a total of 156. She will compete at the State Class AA golf tournament April 30- May 1 In Austin. Other scores included Miranda deBruin 114-102 /216, Sadie Sudduth 103-103/206, Sydnie Sudduth 114-105/ 219, and Bailey Bales 120-112/ 232.
LADY MULES BI-DISTRICT GAME
Lady Mules Bi-District Game will be Monday, April 28, 2014 7:00 PM-9:00 PM at Littlefield. The Lady Mules will play Dimmitt. Go Lady Mules!
Lady Mules Qualifiers for the Area Track Meet
The Following Girls Qualified for The Area Track Meet which will be held this Friday(4/18/14) in Panhandle.
Miranda Acevedo- 3200m Run, 1600m Run
Jasmine Garza- 3200m Run, 1600m Run
Mireya Ruvalcaba- 800m Run, 400m Dash, 4 x 400m Relay
Katelyn Gable- 200m Dash, 4 x 100m Relay, 4 x 200m Relay
Aimee Rosas- 4 x 100m Relay, 4 x 200m Relay, 4 x 400m Relay
Ruby Andrade- 400m Dash, 4 x 100m Relay, 4 x 400m Relay
Jazmin Arellano- 4 x 100m Relay, 4 x 200m Relay
Daniela Diaz- 100m H, 4 x 200m Relay
Marilyn Melendez- High Jump
Adrienne Precure- 100m H, 300m H, 4 x 400m Relay, High Jump, Pole Vault
District 2-2A Tennis Meet
The Muleshoe High School Tennis team competed in the District 2-2A Tennis Meet on April 3, 2014.
Congratulations to those placing:
Matt Barron/Nacho Elizalde – 2nd Place, Varsity Boys Doubles, advance to the Regional Tennis Meet, Felipe Guerrero – 1st Place JV Boys Singles, Dominik Hasley/Marilyn Melendez – 1st PlaceJV Mixed Doubles, Marissa Reyes/Jasmine Garza – 2nd Place JV Girls Doubles, Eli Leal/Jesse Leal – 4th Place Varsity Boys Doubles, Aaryn Ross/Denisse Ramirez – 4th Place Varsity Mixed Doubles, Issac Acosta – 4th Place JV Boys Singles.
Arts and Garden Center Exhibit
The Art Students that will be in Exhibit at the Garden and Arts Center in Lubbock. The theme is" Floral Inspirations". The art wiork is displayed at First Friday Art Trial from March 7th to the end of the month. The following students participated:.Shanise Rosas, Angela Rodriguez, Paylel Patel, Densie Rameriz, Mitzy Rameriz, Angela Rodriguez, Miranda Acevedo, Merian Gutierrez, Francisco Elizalde, Mitzi Rameriz, Aileen Terrazas, Valerie Godinez, Victoria Guzman, and Catherine Pilman
2014 State Youth Art Month Exhibit
Allegra Mora’s art work was selected, from K -12 students throughout the state, for the 2014 State Youth Art Month Exhibit in Austin. Entries throughout the state were received and a panel of jurors selected art work to be exhibited for the Capital Exhibit. The Capital Exhibit will be on display at the State Capital March 1s to 7th. March 8th through March 24th the Youth Art Month Show moves to the Bullock Texas State History Museum. Youth Art Month celebration Awards and Reception were held Sunday, March 9th at the Bullock Texas State History Museum.
District 2AA UIL Academic Meet Results
MHS students competed at the District 2-AA UIL Academic Meet yesterday and placed 2nd in District. CONGRATULATIONS to these students on their accomplishments!!!!
DISTRICT 2-AA UIL ACADEMIC RESULTS 2014 REGIONAL QUALIFIERS!!!
William Pacheco, Computer Science 1st Individual; Computer Science 1st Team
Arthur Recio, Computer Science 2nd Individual; Computer Science 1st Team
Sam Auffert Computer Science 3rd Individual; Computer Science 1st Team
Blayne Shipman Current Issues & Events 1st Individual
Issac Acosta Informative Speaking 1st Individual
William Pacheco Informative Speaking 3rd Individual
Michelle Chavez Lincoln Douglas Debate 3rd Individual
Blayne Shipman Persuasive Speaking 2nd Individual
Rachelle Whitworth Persuasive Speaking 3rd Individual
DonAnn Rempe Poetry Interpretation 1st Individual
Dalia Melendez Poetry Interpretation 2nd Individual
Jaida Gandarilla Poetry Interpretation 3rd Individual
Judd Baker Prose Interpretation 1st Individual
Kari Mendoza Prose Interpretation 2nd Individual
Bailey Bales Prose Interpretation 3rd Individual
K eenan Wilson Science-Top Chemistry 1st Individual
Alexandra Mojica Social Studies 1st Individual; Social Studies 1st Team
Blayne Shipman Social Studies 2nd Individual: Social Studies 1st Team
Vanesa Mojica Social Studies 1st Team
Esmeralda Cabrera Social Studies 1st Team
Speech Students Speech & Debate Team 1st Team
STUDENTS EARNING POINTS (Not Advancing to Regionals)
Keelee Whitaker Calculator App 6th Individual
Keelee Whitaker Calculator App 2nd Team
Marion Gutierrez Calculator App 2nd Team
Jordon Russell Calculator App 2nd Team
Jaki Huerta Calculator App 2nd Team
Esmeralda Cabrera Computer App 4th Individual
Arthur Recio Computer App 5th Individual
Vanesa Mojica Computer App 6th Individual
Blayne Shipman Current Issues & Events 2nd Team
Lisett Mojica Current Issues & Events 5th Individual
Lisett Mojica Current Issues 2nd Team
Cristian Lopez Cabrera Current Issues 2nd Team
Imelda Salcido Current Issues 2nd Team
Kayla Preston Editorial Writing 5th Individual
Bailey Bales Feature Writing 6th Individual
Julio Alvarez Informative Speaking 4th Individual
Rachelle Whitworth Lincoln Douglas Debate 4th Individual
Keelee Whitaker Mathematics 6th Individual
Israel Rubio Persuasive Speaking 5th Individual
Payal Patel Ready Writing 6th Individual
One Act Play Advancing to Area
One Act Play results from District contest:
Best Actor: Judd Baker
All Star Cast: Bailey Bales.
Honorabale Mention: Cristian Mora, Daila Melendez
Mules Baseball Update
This weekend the baseball program played 3 games on Saturday.
The Varsity Team got their first District Win, We beat Tulia 4-3. We
made some amazing plays and fought hard all day. We had two young men pitch well
to secure the win, Wesley Clarkson and Nacho Elizalde. If you see any of these
young men please let them know they did a great job. Our Record is now 8-6
overall , 1-1 district.
Jv Black Team got a win against a good Sundown Team 12-6. We had a great
pitching performance from Reese Orozco for the win and a great save by Blake
Parker. Our bats were smashing the ball all day.
The Jv White Team lost to Littlefield Jv 19-4 in a non-district game.
We had several runners on we just couldn't get them across. We had several play
in this game that had been there since the varsity game at noon. This brings the
JV overall record to 8-5 and 1-0 in District.
These young men travel to Littlefield tomorrow in a district game. The
Jv Black Team will play at 4:30 and Varsity to follow at 7.
Muleshoe Basketball Camp
The Muleshoe Basketball Camp (for boys) will begin Tuesday, June 3rd and end Friday, June 6th. The camp, which is for boys entering grades 3-9, will be held in the morning on these days at the high school gym. Specific times will be announced at a later date.
Basketball All District Honors
The following student-athletes received All-District Honors in basketball: Eli Leal, All-District 2-AA, Matt Barron, All-District 2-AA, Dagen Dunham, Co-Newcomer of the Year, District 2-AA
JV CHEERLEADERS: BRIANNA BARRON, MELODY MORAN, VALERIE AMBRIZ, BRITTANY MENDOZA, BRYLEE BEALL*CAPTAIN, KENNEDY OROZCO
VARSITY CHEERLEADERS: DANIELA DIAZ*CAPTAIN, KAYLA PRESTON, MARISSA REYES, GABI CHAVEZ, ANGELINA PEREZ, SHYANNE CARPENTER
MASCOT: MARILYN MELENDEZ
VASE Gold Metal Winners
Congratulations to Art Students who participated in VASE this past Saturday! We received 23 Gold metals !
Esmeralda Cabrera, Danny Campos, Gabi Chavez, Daniela Diaz, Eddie Elizald,
Victoria Guzman (2), Grey Johnson (2), Gladys Munoz (2), Rosa Munoz, Cathrine Pilman (2), Adrienne Precure, Emily Precure, Denise Rameriz (2), Alexa Reyes, Reagan Reynolds, Angela Rodriguez, Shanice Rosas, and Aaron Ross.
Artwork on display at State Capitol
Congratulations to Alllegra Mora! Her artwork was selected for the 2014 State Youth Art Month Exhibit in Austin. The artwork will be displayed in the North Gallery of the State Capitol Building.
Speech and Debate wins 1st Place Sweepstakes at the Borger High School Speech and Debate Tournament
Congratulations to the Muleshoe High School Speech Team for winning 1st Place Sweepstakes at the Borger High School Speech and Debate Tournament!. Individual results are listed below:
Judd Baker--1st Prose Interpretation, Bailey Bales and DonAnn Rempe--1st Duet Acting, Dalia Melendez--1st Poetry Interpretation, Blayne Shipman--1st Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking, Kari Mendoza--2nd Dramatic Interpretatio,n
William Pacheco--2nd Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking, Issac Acosta--3rd Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking, Bailey Bales--3rd Prose Interpretation, Bryant Torres--3rd Humorous Interpretation, Ethan Zackoski--3rd Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking, and Cristian Mora--3rd Lincoln Douglas Debate
Padilla All State Football Team.
Austin Ross – 1st team punter and second team def. back; Braden Bessire – second team linebacker; Dustin Smith – second team off. line
MULESHOE HIGH SCHOOL - ONE OF AMERICA' BEST HIGH SCHOOL
Muleshoe High School was awarded the Bronze Award for one of America's Best High Schools by U. S. News and World Report for the 2013 school year. Muleshoe High School also received the prestigious award in 2012.
AP All State Football Team
Congrats to Austin Ross for making the AP All State football team as 1st team punter, Honorable Mention receiver, and Honorable Mention secondary.
Dustin Smith also made Honorable Mention offensive lineman.
Texas All State Treble Choir
On January 11, 2014, Kari Mendoza traveled to Abilene to compete in the final round for a position in the TMEA Texas All State Choir. Thousands of students across the state of Texas began this process in September. Top auditioning students made it through to the Area round auditions on January 11th. Kari earned 4th chair in the Texas All State Treble Choir and will be performing in concert with them in February. Because of her hard work, dedication to excellence, and perseverance, she earned her position in this prestigious ensemble. Congratulations to Kari for making MISD history!
All District Football
All-District team: Dustin Smith – Offensive line (first team), Austin Ross – Rec. first team), Chammel Regalado – Linebacker (first team), Eli Leal – Sec. (first team), Austin Ross – Punter (first team), Josh Lopez – Running back (second team), Nacho Elizalde kicker (second team), Keagan Fikes – Def. End (second team), James Lutz – Def. Tackle (second team), Austin Ross – Sec. (second team), Matt Barron – Rec. –(Honorable mention), Matt Barron – Sec. (Honorable mention), Eli Leal – Rec. (Honorable mention), Braden Bessire – Linebacker (Honorable mention), and Danny Campos – Quarterback (Honorable mention)
Panhandle-Plains Basketball Magazine
Congratulations to Adrienne Precure who has been selected to represent Muleshoe on the cover of the Panhandle-Plains Basketball Magazine!