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JV undefeated at tourney

The Mount Vernon Tigers junior varsity baseball team was undefeated during the Cooper Tournament. They defeated Quinlan, Commerce and Cooper. For more information from these games and individual statistics, see the March 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Lions drop two district games

The Saltillo High School Lions baseball team dropped two district games last week. They lost to both Sulphur Bluff and North Hopkins. See the March 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more information from these games.

Softball team goes 4-2 at Prosper tournament

Jamie Seawright winds up to pitchJamie Seawright winds up to pitch for the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team. The team won four games and lost two during the Prosper tournament Thursday through Saturday, March 3-5.

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Dale first in boys singles at Hughes Springs

Gilbert DaleMount Vernon High School tennis player Gilbert Dale claimed first place in boys singles at the Hughes Springs competition on Thursday, March 3. For a listing of how other team members finished, see the March 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers are Regional Quarterfinalists

Kason Pletcher stretches toward the basketKason Pletcher stretches toward the basket for the Mount Vernon Tigers basketball team. They ended their 2015-16 season as Regional Quarterfinalists.

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Hill is All-District Co-Most Valuable Player

Alissa HillAlissa Hill was named as the Co-Most Valuable Player in the 16-3A All District selections for the 2015-16 season. Hill scored a total of 1,048 points for the Lady Tigers during the season.

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Softball team splits games at Longview tournament

Kara Hollingsworth successfully slides into third baseKara Hollingsworth successfully slides into third base for the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team. The ladies split their games going 3-3 during the Longview tournament February 25-27.

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Tigers compete at Cooper tourney

Carson Collvins (7) slides safely into second baseCarson Collvins (7) slides safely into second base for the Mount Vernon Tigers. The baseball team went 2-1 during the Cooper tournament March 3-5. The Tigers defeated Commerce and Cooper,

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JV drops two to Hooks

The Mount Vernon Tigers junior varsity baseball team lost both games in a double header against Hooks on Monday, February 29. The score of the first game was 4-7 and the second was 1-2. For individual batting and pitching statistics, see the March 3 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.