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Junior varsity white falls to Pewitt

Gracie Clawson tips the ball over the net for the junior varsity white Lady Tigers.Gracie Clawson tips the ball over the net for the junior varsity white Lady Tigers. The team lost 1-2 to Pewitt on Tuesday, October 20. For a listing of individual scoring during the games, see the October 29 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Freshmen Tigers beat Sulphur Springs

Members of the freshman Tigers defensive squad surround a ball carrierMembers of the freshman Tigers defensive squad surround a ball carrier from another team. The freshman  team defeated the Sulphur Springs Wildcat freshman B team 32-14

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Saltillo runners dominate district

Members of the varsity girls cross country team for Saltillo are Ana Gallegos, Madison Simmons, Paula Boekhorst, Katy Perea, Claire Jones, Sienna Collins and Brenda Castro.Members of the varsity girls cross country team for Saltillo are Ana Gallegos, Madison Simmons, Paula Boekhorst, Katy Perea, Claire Jones, Sienna Collins and Brenda Castro.

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Lady Tigers lead District 16-3A

Rylee Keys returns a serve for the Lady Tigers against Paul Pewitt.Rylee Keys returns a serve for the Lady Tigers against Paul Pewitt. The Lady Tiger volleyball team remains the only undefeated team in District 16-3A and is headed for post season play.

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JV squad blanks Winnsboro

Defensive players for the junior varsity Tigers swarm an opponentDefensive players for the junior varsity Tigers swarm an opponent. The Tigers have won both their district games this year. The junior varsity football team blanked the Winnsboro Red Raiders

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Tigers washed out by Daingerfield

Ty’Rese Linwood leaps for a touchdown pass from Kevi Evans during game.Ty’Rese Linwood leaps for a touchdown pass from Kevi Evans during game. Linwood also caught a second pass later in the game. The Mount Vernon purple Tigers football team

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Lions to compete at Regional meet

Saltillo varsity boys cross country teamThe varsity boys cross country team for Saltillo claimed first place at District and will participate in the regional meet on Monday, October 26.

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Junior varsity teams rack up more wins

Heather Brown lunges to reach a serve for the junior varsity purple Lady Tigers.Heather Brown lunges to reach a serve for the junior varsity purple Lady Tigers. The team has a 21-2 season record with two games left this year. Both the junior varsity (JV)

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Headed for Regionals

 Lady Tigers Cross Country teamThe Lady Tigers Cross Country team is headed for the Regional Meet on Monday, October 26. The team finished in second place at the District meet.

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