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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 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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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.

JV volleyball teams split games with New Boston

The JV White volleyball team defeated New Boston, but the JV Purple volleyball team lost. Both teams also competed in the Mount Pleasant Tournament, August 11 and 13.

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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 start 2016 season with win, tourney championship

Madisen Hatch tips the ball toward the netMadisen Hatch tips the ball toward the net for the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers volleyball team against New Boston. The Lady Tigers won their first game in the new Tiger Gym defeating New Boston 3-1 on Tuesday, August 9.

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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 scrimmage at Edgewood Friday

Taylor Ibarra attempts to make a one-handed catch for the varsity Tiger football team during a scrimmage against Canton.Taylor Ibarra attempts to make a one-handed catch for the varsity Tiger football team during a scrimmage against Canton.

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