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Lions, Lady Lions in playoffs

Both the Lions and Lady Lions basketball teams for Saltillo ISD are advancing in post season play. The Lions will play the winner between Forestburg and Dodd City last Tuesday.

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Lady Tigers are Quarterfinal Champions

Sam Lowry shoots for threeSam Lowry led the Lady Tigers with 25 points against West Rusk, including six three-point baskets during the Regional Quarterfinals game.

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Baseball blanks Daingerfield

The Mount Vernon Tiger varsity baseball team opened their 2017 season with an 11-0 win over Daingerfield in a scrimmage on Monday, February 6.

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Tigers fall to Chapel Hill, face New Boston for Bi-District

Kason Pletcher extends his reach for a lay up for the Tigers against Chapel Hill.Kason Pletcher extends his reach for a lay up for the Tigers against Chapel Hill. Pletcher scored 10 points during the game.

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Ladies advancing to play-offs

Alissa Hill shoots up and over a Chapel Hill opponent.Alissa Hill shoots up and over a Chapel Hill opponent. The 12-0 Lady Tigers are in first place in district and advancing to post season play.

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Tigers defeat Chisum

Bailey Floyd dribbles between two Chisum defenders as he heads toward the basket for the Tigers.Bailey Floyd dribbles between two Chisum defenders as he heads toward the basket for the Tigers. In their last home game of the 2017 season, the Mount Vernon Tiger varsity basketball team defeated the Chisum Mustangs 69-46 on Friday, February 10.

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Tigers tied for first in district

Trey Wickware (21) goes up for a jump shot for the Tigers.Trey Wickware (21) goes up for a jump shot for the Tigers. After defeating the Chapel Hill Red Devils 57-53 on Friday night in Tiger gym, the Mount Vernon Tiger varsity basketball team is tied for first place in District 13-3A with two games left in the season.

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Lady Tigers are Bi-district champs, headed to Area

MyShaila Stanton (33) goes for two under the basket for the Lady Tigers.MyShaila Stanton (33) goes for two under the basket for the Lady Tigers. The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team easily cruised to the Bi-District title defeating Hughes Springs 72-22 on Monday, February 13 in Daingerfield.

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Tiger seniors recognized

Seniors Savannah Wagner, Bailey Floyd, Brett Thomas, Hylke Talsma, Dylan  Rogers and Marisa Alexander were recognized prior to the Tiger basketball game.The Tigers basketball team honored their senior members during pregame ceremonies. Four Tigers players, a statistician and a student trainer were recognized.

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