Stampede Club Auction set for Nov. 1 — Hold the date

Auction gavelThe Stampede Club is excited to announce that this year’s Stampede to Excellence Auction will be held at Middle Creek High School on Saturday, November 1st. Mark your calendars and join us as we return to a live event format at Middle Creek.  This year’s festivities will include great food, live entertainment, lots of friendly competition, and hours of fun!

We are collecting an assortment of unique packages and popular items, including vacation rentals, restaurant gift cards, golf outings, sports tickets, MCHS spirit wear, player-signed sports equipment and much more.  If you have items you think would generate bidding interest, of if you are willing to help solicit items for this year’s auction, contact our Procurement Chair, Nancy McGrew, (919)-889-1410.

Doors open at 5:30pm with the live auction starting at 6:30.  The silent auction will run throughout the evening.

For more information, visit our Auction page.

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Authentic spirit football Jerseys available for sale through Sept. 11

Spirit jersey For a limited time only, we will be taking orders for MCHS spirit football jerseys.  The cost will be $45 and orders can be placed at the following times:

      • During all lunches on Wed., Sept. 3 and Thurs., Sept 4
      • At the apparel table during football game on Friday, Sept. 5
      • During Open House, Sept. 9

Orders must be received by 3:00 pm, Thursday, Sept. 11.  There will be no extra jerseys ordered!

Click here to download the order form.

Any questions or need to drop off an order form, please email Barbara Key at

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New school apparel has arrived; buy at upcoming events

Middle Creek school apparel will be available for purchase at the following times and places this fall:
  • Mustang apparrelFri., Sept. 19,  at home football game
  • Fri. Sept. 26,  at home football game
  • Fri., Oct. 10,  at home football game
  • Fri., Oct. 31,  at home football game

Learn more in the Apparel section of the website.

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Time to get your 2014-15 Stampede Club Membership

middle creek high schoolOur annual membership drive is one of the main ways we raise money to support MCHS athletic programs, encourage outstanding achievement of student-athletes, and provide exceptional player and fan experiences at MCHS athletic events.

If you are interested in purchasing a 2014-2015 Stampede Club membership look for our table at the following events OR contact Denyce Sugarman at, 919-413-3444:

9/19 – Varsity Football game
9/26 – Varsity Football game
10/10 – Varsity Football game
10/31 – Varsity Football game
11/1 – Stampede Club Auction

For more details, including costs and benefits, click here to download and print the 2014- 15 membership form. Make checks payable to the MCHS Stampede Club.

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CONGRATULATIONS 2014 Scholarship Recipients

Nicole Brugnoli

Jacob Pearl

Michaela Dillon

Caussin Carter

Troy Diebolt

Grant Jones

Emily Woynicz

Elizabeth Maguyon

Lauren Panella

Alyssa Martinez

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Congratulations to our newly elected board for the 2014-2015 school year


President – Tim Colburn
Vice President – Eric Hunley
Treasurer – John Sullivan
Assistant Treasurer – Hope Sullivan
Secretary – Mike Kelly
Apparel – Barbara Key
Communications – Sherry Douglas Buser
Concessions – Brent McGee
Corporate Sponsorship – Jay Barefoot
Auction – Keely Williams
Stampede 5K – OPEN
Hospitality – Sheila Hunley
Membership -Denyce Sugarman
Rent-A-Mustang -Laura Lisicki
Scholarship – Mei Yiu Williams
Member-at-Large – Lou Popielarcheck
Member-at-Large – Debbie Sholar
Member-at-Large – Barbara Ruffin
Member-at-Large – Kathleen Kelley-Riesett
Member-at-Large – Nancy McGrew
Member-at-Large – John Marcotte
Webmaster -John Conway

And a warm thank you to our outgoing officers that have served our student athletes so wonderfully over the past years - Bert Armstrong (President), Staci Johnson (Vice President), Christy Gonzalez (Apparel), Kelly Sozio (Membership), Alison Martin (Scholarship), Barbara Key (5K), and Members-at-large Kim Caulk, Jack Holt, Mickey Holt, and Nan Salmon.

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You’re invited to our general membership meeting

horsesJoin us Wednesday, April 9, at 6:30 p.m.

As general members of the Stampede Club, you mean a LOT to us! And that’s the reason we like to get together with you each semester. We can’t wait to share what your Stampede Club has been up to…
and we’d like to hear from you as well!

Make plans to join us this Wednesday. A catered dinner by a few of our fabulous sponsors will be provided to make your evening just a little easier while we get together.

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Apply for Stampede Club scholarships

cap-and-gownStampede Club scholarship applications are now available in the student services/ guidance office. They also can be downloaded from the Scholarships page of our website.

Completed forms should be returned to guidance no later than Friday, April 25, 2014.

All student athletes,trainers,managers and cheerleaders who are graduating in June 2014, and meet the scholarship criteria, are eligible to apply.

Scholarship criteria:

  • Student must be accepted to a two or four year college/university and have attained a minimum GPA of 2.0 while a high school student.
  • Student must have participated in an athletic sport as a player,manager,or trainer.
  • Student must have exhibited good sportsmanship in athletics while a MCHS student and attended Middle Creek High School during their Senior year of high school.
  • Student must have performed an approved Community Service.
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Meeting change: General membership meeting moved to April 9

middle creek high schoolThe next meeting of the Stampede Club board of directors will be a regular meeting. The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 12.

The general membership meeting, at which officers are elected, will be moved to Wednesday, April 9.

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Mustang cheerleading squads win state championships

2014 cheerleading champsCongratulations to the JV and varsity cheerleaders. They each captured state championship titles Saturday in Charlotte from the North Carolina Cheerleading Coaches Association.

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