The eighth grade Lady Tigers display their championship trophey. The Mount Vernon Junior High eighth grade Lady Tigers volleyball team finished in first place at the Chapel Hill Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 10.
Colton Keener outruns the pack and heads for the end zone for the first of his two touchdowns of the game. The Mount Vernon Tigers suffered their first loss of the season at the hands of the New Boston Lions on Friday, Oct. 9 with a final score of 28-48.
The Mount Vernon junior varsity Tiger football team lost their first district game of the season to the New Boston Lions 0-10. The freshman and junior varsity teams will be hosts for Liberty Eylau on Thursday, Oct. 15 at Tiger Stadium. For more information see the Oct. 15 edition of the Optic-Herald.