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For the first time since the presidency of George H.W. Bush, the Chisum Mustang basketball team is in the regional semifinals. They find themselves four rounds into the playoffs for the first time in 31 years after a dramatic 59-49 win over Whitewright that was closer than the final score in…

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A strong showing by the Chisum Lady Mustangs over the weekend resulted in a 6-2 win over Ector, thanks to a balanced offensive attack.

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A common turn of phrase in sports is, “The best offense is a good defense,” and on Tuesday that proved true for the Chisum Mustangs, who defeated Whitesboro in a 40-37 thriller on the back of some truly stellar defense. With the win, the team advances past the second round of the playoffs fo…

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These are the four candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

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The Chisum Mustangs managed to fend off the Bells Panthers at Saturday’s bi-district game, taking home their first playoff win in 15 years. 

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The Chisum Lady Mustangs’ offense fired on all cylinders Monday, and the softball team jumped out to an early lead and never looked back in its 10-run, 19-9 victory over the Pittsburg Lady Pirates.

These are the four candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The Chisum Mustangs knew they had their work cut out for them on Friday as they faced off against district foe Edgewood in the final district game of the season. Edgewood, undefeated in district play heading into Friday’s game, had already locked up at least a share of the district title.

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If last year’s coronavirus-shortened season taught local schools anything, it’s to value every day together, because in these pandemic-stricken times, the season can be cut short at a moment’s notice. Because of that, the Chisum Mustangs baseball team is entering the season with one simple g…

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These are the five candidates for the Paris Regional Medical Center Red River Valley Athlete of the Week award, which is based on performance from the past week. Voting is open on theparisnews.com and will remain open until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

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Winter is slowly but surely melting away into spring, and that means one thing: high school softball and baseball are fast approaching. On Monday, the Paris Ladycats and Chisum Lady Mustangs met up for a preseason scrimmage, and though it was Paris that came away with a deceptively large 11-…

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After last year’s softball season was cut short before it really even got started, a sense of unfinished business permeates this year’s Chisum Lady Mustangs. And with a number of key players returning and talented new players rising through the ranks, the team is ready to put things together…

Whenever the Prairiland Patriots and Chisum Mustangs meet, sparks are sure to fly. And sparks certainly flew in Tuesday’s meeting between the two rivals. But ultimately it was the Mustangs who pulled away on the back of a second half surge to win the game 66-50.

Missed shots and turnovers — that summarizes the first half between the Prairiland Lady Patriots and the Chisum Lady Mustangs. The second half, though, was a different story, as Prairiland walked away with 78–42 victory.

For two and a half quarters, the Chisum Mustangs hung tough with Commerce on Friday. Unfortunately, they were unable to keep pace, ultimately falling 64-47.

The Chisum Lady Mustangs proved Friday that it’s not how you start the game that matters but how you finish, as they brushed off a slow start to down Commerce 42-39.

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Chisum jumped out to a big lead early and never looked back in their 58-46 win over Lone Oak on Tuesday.

How a team responds to adversity says a lot about the group’s character, and on Tuesday the Chisum Mustangs basketball team showed just how much character they have in their matchup against Rains. The team started about as poorly as they could, but they turned things around in the second hal…