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Freshmen top Wildcats, again

The freshman Tiger football team defeated the Sulphur Springs Wildcats freshman B team for the second time this season. The score from the Thursday, November 5 game was 12-8.

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Varsity Lady Tigers end season as Area finalists

Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team celebrated a victory over the New Boston Lady Lions to claim the Bi-district titleThe Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team finished their 2015 season are Area finalists. They celebrated a victory over the New Boston Lady Lions to claim the Bi-district title on Tuesday,

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Tigers, Patriots slosh through storm

Noah Craver (2) splashes toward the line of scrimmage looking for a hole to run through.Noah Craver (2) splashes toward the line of scrimmage looking for a hole to run through. The wet weather hampered ball handling. The Mount Vernon Tigers football team sloshed through wet

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Collins is State Champion

Sienna Collins, a freshman at Saltillo High School, claimed the gold medal at the 1A girls cross country meet Saturday.Sienna Collins, a freshman at Saltillo High School, claimed the gold medal at the 1A girls cross country meet Saturday. There were a total of 12 races run at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock

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Lady Tigers are District Co - Champions

Alissa Hill reaches high to spike the ball for the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team.Alissa Hill reaches high to spike the ball for the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team. The team ended their regular season as Co-Champions for District 16-3A and will advance to post

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Tigers hopes slain by Dragons

Kevi Evans (3) and Noah Craver (2) are covered in mud as they sweep toward the left side of the line on an running play.Kevi Evans (3) and Noah Craver (2) are covered in mud as they sweep toward the left side of the line on an running play. The soggy Tiger field quickly turned into a muddy mess

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Junior Varsity tops Prairiland

The junior varsity Tigers football team defeated the Prairiland Patriots 24-8 on Thursday, October 29. For a listing of those players scoring and results from other sub-varsity teams, see the November 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Wagner named District 16-3A Most Valuable Player

Savannah WagnerJunior Outside Hitter Savannah Wagner was chosen as the District 16-3A Most Valuable Player for the 2015 season. For a listing of other players who were named to the All District team and the All District Academic team, see the November 12 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Senior participants to be honored Friday

Senior participants in fall activities will be honored during the school’s pep rally and at the final home football game of the 2015 season on Friday, November 6.  Football players, band members,

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