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Lady Tigers end season as Area Finalists

Alyssa Auringer and Maitland Rutledge of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team attempt to block a spikeAlyssa Auringer and Maitland Rutledge of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team attempt to block a spike against the Quitman Lady Bulldogs in the Area Round of competition on Thursday, November 7 at Sulphur Springs.

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Seasons end with wins

The Mount Vernon junior varsity Lady Tigers volleyball team beat Chapel Hill in games on Tuesday, Oct. 29. The junior varsity team won in two sets 25-21 and 25-22.

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Lady Tigers are Bi-district champions

Emily Floyd stretches to tip the ball over the netEmily Floyd stretches to tip the ball over the net while her Lady Tiger teammates are ready in case the ball is returned. The now 32-5 Lady Tiger Volleyball team defeated the Linden-Kildare team in three sets Monday night in Mount Pleasant to claim the Bi-District Title.

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Mount Vernon Cross country teams compete

The Mount Vernon Tiger and Lady Tiger cross country teams competed at the regional cross country meet in Grand Prairie on Saturday, Nov. 2. The Lady Tigers finished 18th overall at the event and the Tigers finished 22nd overall. For more information, see the Nov. 7 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

JV and freshman Lady Tigers defeat Rivercrest

The Mount Vernon junior varsity Lady Tigers volleyball team beat Rivercrest in games on Tuesday, October 22. For more information, see the October 31 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Saltillo boys qualify for state in cross country

The Saltillo varsity boys cross country team placed third at the regional meet in Humble on Saturday, November 2. They will compete at the state meet in Round Rock on Saturday, November 9.

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Lady Tigers maintain second spot in district

Sarah Johonson battles with a Rivercrest defender to put the volleyball across the netThe Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball team maintained their second spot in district with wins in games last week. They are still one game behind Prairiland for first place.

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Tigers singed by Redwater Dragons

Noah Craver returns the football for the Tigers after a kick off.Noah Craver returns the football for the Tigers after a kick off. He returned four kick offs for a total of 96 yards. The Mount Vernon Tiger football team lost 42-6 to the Dragons Friday, November 1 in Redwater.

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Nine Lady Tigers honored at senior night event

Nine Lady Tigers volleyball players and their families were recognized at senior night ceremonies.Nine senior members of the Lady Tiger volleyball team were honored during Senior Night Ceremonies on Tuesday, October 22 in Tiger Gym. Those honored were:

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