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Pole vault

Selena Romero clears the pole vault bar for the Lady Tigers.Selena Romero clears the pole vault bar for the Lady Tigers. Both Romero and Holly Hemmingsen qualified for the regional meet that will be at Texas A&M Commerce on Thursday, April 17.

Regional qualifier

Maitland Rutledge runs the final leg of the 1600 meter relay.Maitland Rutledge runs the final leg of the 1600 meter relay. She and her teammates Hannah Penny, Marisa Alexander, and Alyssa Auringer, qualified for the regional meet.

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Tiger golf takes first place

The Mount Vernon Tiger boys golf team claimed first place at a tournament at the Clarksville Country Club on Thursday, April 3. Brady Watson shot an 88 and claimed second place overall at the tournament.

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Stretch for the catch

Cole Strickland stretches tall to catch a throw.Cole Strickland stretches tall to catch a throw. He caught the ball, got the out at first base, and avoided an overthrow. The Tigers won the game and improve their district record to 4-3.

Tigers pick up key win over Cooper

Grant Lowry’s arm gets trapped beneath the cleat of a Bulldog runner.Grant Lowry’s arm gets trapped beneath the cleat of a Bulldog runner. He held onto the ball and claimed the out to help the Mount Vernon Tigers baseball team defeat Cooper 3-2.

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Saltillo defeats Fannindale

The Saltillo Lions baseball team defeated Fannindale 19-17 last week. “Tommy Moore was the X factor and saved the game for us. He made a diving catch in center field

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Lady Tigers win 23-0 over Cooper

Holly Hemmingsen beats the ball to firstbase following a bunt.Holly Hemmingsen beats the ball to the bag following a bunt. The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers softball team defeated the Cooper Lady Bulldogs 23-0 on Friday, April 4.

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Junior varsity beats DeKalb

Madison Whitfield winds up to pitch for the JV Lady Tigers.Madison Whitfield winds up to pitch for the JV Lady Tigers. The softball team beat DeKalb 4-0 on Monday, March 31. Whitfiled pitched two innings against eight batters.

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Floyd named to All Region team

Emily FloydEmily Floyd was named to the All Region team by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches. Floyd a 5’9” senior forward scored a total of 307 points for the Lady Tigers during the season.

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