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Wagner kills school record

Savannah Wagner (12) spike the ball over the net for the  Lady Tigers.Senior Savannah Wagner spiked her way into school history by breaking the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball record for kills by a single player during their career last week.

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Tigers fall to Brook Hill in opener

Jake Graf (2) dives across the goal line at the end of an 11 yard run to score for the Tigers.Jake Graf (2) dives across the goal line at the end of an 11 yard run to score for the Tigers.

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JV White volleyball team wins second at tourney

The JV White volleyball team claimed second place at the Quitman tournament last weekend and defeated Mount Pleasant in pre-season competition. For individual scoring totals and game scores, see the August 25 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Runners compete at Union Grove Invitational

The Mount Vernon High School cross country teams competed at the Union Grove Invitational on Saturday, August 27. The varsity girls claimed 13th place out of 29 teams.

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Lady Tigers defeat Mount Pleasant

Madison Whitfield lunges to return a serve for the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball team.Madison Whitfield lunges to return a serve for the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball team. It took the Lady Tigers the full five sets to defeat Mount Pleasant 3-2 on Tuesday, August 16. For details from this games, as well as individual statistics, see the August 25 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Lady Tigers compete at tournament

Riley Hughes returns a serve for the Lady Tigers. The Mount Vernon volleyball team finished in sixth place out of 12 teams at the Hughes Springs tournament on Saturday, August 27. For details and individual statistics from the tournament, see the September 1 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers travel to Caddo Mills to face the Foxes

John Haller bursts through the line to move the ball for the Tigers against the Edgewood Bulldogs.The varsity Mount Vernon Tiger football team will travel to Caddo Mills on Friday, August 26 to take on the Foxes.

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Tigers to be hosts for Brook Hill Friday

The Mount Vernon Tiger varsity football team will be hosts for the Brook Hill Guard on Friday, September 2 with kick off set for 7:30 p.m.

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Three gates, one ticket booth at Don Meredith Stadium

With the completion of the new Tiger gym and fieldhouse, access to Don Meredith Stadium during games has changed.

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