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Lady Tigers beat DeKalb and Chapel Hill

Ashley Brown takes position on the floor to bump the volleyball and keep it in playAshley Brown takes position on the floor to bump the volleyball and keep it in play for the Lady Tigers. The Lady Tigers beat both DeKalb and Chapel Hill in games last week.

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Sub varsity Tigers tie game with Hooks Hornets

Matthew Bench manuevers toward the goal line for a two point conversionThe Mount Vernon junior varsity purple Tiger football team tied their game with Hooks 28-28 on Thursday, September 26. Matthew Bench maneuvers toward the goal line

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Seventh grade Lady Tiger volleyball team Tournament Champions

Members of the Mount Vernon Junior High seventh grade Lady Tiger volleyball teamMembers of the Mount Vernon Junior High seventh grade Lady Tiger volleyball team won the Prairiland Tournament on Saturday, September 21. For more scores and points scored by each player, see the September 26 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Cross country teams run in Mount Pleasant

varsity Lady Tigers cross country team sprint away from the start/finish lineMembers of the Mount Vernon junior varsity and varsity Tiger and Lady Tiger cross country teams competed a the Mount Pleasant Titus County Fair Cross Country Invitational event on Saturday, September 28.

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Cross country teams place well at Prairiland

Members of the Mount Vernon Tiger and Lady Tiger cross country teams along with the junior high teams fared well at the Prairiland Invitational Cross Country Meet on Saturday, September 21.

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Lady Tigers beat Lady Rebels of Rivercrest

Alyssa Auringer spikes the volleyball across the net for the Lady Tigers in their game against Rivercrest.The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team won their game against the Lady Rebels of Rivercrest on Friday, September 27. The Lady Tigers are now 22-5 overall for the season and 2-2 in District play.

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Sub varsity Tigers lose to Red Raiders

Dmitri Rape races 77 yards for a touchdown after receiving a pass from Kason Pletcher during the seventh grade Tiger football gameThe Mount Vernon Tigers completed a ground soaked battle against the Winnsboro Red Raiders on Thursday, September 19. With 3:03 left in the third quarter, a 40 minute weather delay was called.

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Tigers sting Hooks Hornets 27-24

Quarterback Sam Alston (14) makes a cut to take advantage of block by Aquavion Evans (55) and Tyler Carpenter, at right.The Mount Vernon Tiger football team stung the Hooks Hornets during their 27-24 win on Friday, September 27. Mount Vernon’s success makes them 1-0 in District 8-2A competition and 3-2 for the season.

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Ladies beat Clarksville, lose to Prairiland

Bailey Bohlken sets the volleyball for the Lady Tigers in their game against ClarksvilleBailey Bohlken sets the volleyball for the Lady Tigers in their game against Clarksville on Friday, September 20 in Tiger Gym. The ladies won the game in three sets.

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