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Mount Vernon High School Cross Country runners Esteban Cruz and Gabriella SkeltonMount Vernon High School Cross Country runners Esteban Cruz and Gabriella Skelton represented the Tigers at the UIL State meet on Saturday, November 4.

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Thomas named District 13-3A Most Valuable Player

Bailey ThomasLady Tiger middle hitter Bailey Thomas was named as the 2017 District’s Most Valuable Player. Thomas is a sophomore.

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Lady Tigers advance to Area playoffs being done

Bailey Thomas spikes the ball over a Lady Hornet.Bailey Thomas spikes the ball over a Lady Hornet. It took five full games and lots of nail biting, but the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team defeated the Hooks Lady Hornets to claim the Bi-district title on Monday, October 30.

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Tigers are 10-0 District Champions

Cade Hyman (8) hurdles players as he breaks free on a run through the right side of the offensive line.Cade Hyman (8) hurdles players as he breaks free on a run through the right side of the offensive line.

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Saltillo, Sulphur Bluff teams headed to State

The boys and girls cross country teams from Saltillo and the boys team from Sulphur Bluff all finished in the top four slots at the Regional meet in Arlington and earned the right to advance to the State competition. Saltillo’s Sienna Collins was second place in the girls division.

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Lady Tigers finish season as Regional Quarterfinalists

Senior libero Jakayda Fountain contorts her body as she sends the volleyball across the net against the New Diana Lady Eagles.Senior libero Jakayda Fountain contorts her body as she sends the volleyball across the net against the New Diana Lady Eagles. The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team finished their season as Regional Quarterfinalists.

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Cruz, Skelton advance to state

Esteban Cruz and Gabriella SkeltonEsteban Cruz and Gabriella Skelton will represent the Mount Vernon High School cross country teams at the State Meet on Saturday, November 4 in Round Rock.

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Tigers blank Quitman, now 9-0 for season

Kaden Proffitt carries a Bulldog player on his back as he plows forward for additional yardageKaden Proffitt carries a Bulldog player on his back as he plows forward for additional yardage after catching a Kason Pletcher pass. Proffitt gained 20 yards on the play.

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Tigers continue their winning ways

Tiger defensive back Bryce Crow (15) breaks up a pass meant for a Mineola receiver.Tiger defensive back Bryce Crow (15) breaks up a pass meant for a Mineola receiver. Extending their undefeated record, the Mount Vernon Tigers football team beat the defending State 3A champion Mineola Yellowjackets 60-21 on Friday, October 20 at Don Meredith Stadium.

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