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Western New Mexico Mustangs

The Western New Mexico Mustangs are the athletic teams that represent Western New Mexico University, located in Silver City, New Mexico, in NCAA Division II intercollegiate sports. The Mustangs are currently members of the Lone Star Conference after previously being members of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.[2]

Western New Mexico Mustangs
UniversityWestern New Mexico University
ConferenceLone Star Conference
NCAADivision II
Athletic directorMark Coleman
LocationSilver City, New Mexico
Varsity teams11
Football stadiumAltamirano Stadium
Basketball arenaWNMU Fieldhouse
Softball stadiumWNMU Softball Field
ColorsPurple and Gold[1]

Varsity sportsEdit



The WNMU Ladies Golf Team led the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) in the 2007-2008 season. Senior Tina Bickford was named RMAC Player of the Year and the team finished the year as the regular season and tournament champions. In 2013 the Ladies were repeat champions.


The men's tennis team has been the RMAC Champions each year since 2009. In 2013, the Lady Mustang tennis teams earned RMAC Champion honors.


  1. ^ "WNMUIdentity Standards" (PDF). Retrieved February 22, 2017.
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