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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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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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First time in school history, undefeated district champions

Alissa Hill spikes the ball past an opponent’s block in Tiger Gym.Alissa Hill spikes the ball past an opponent’s block in Tiger Gym. For the first time in school history, the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers varsity volleyball team are the undefeated Champions for District 13-3A.

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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 Tiger seniors honored

Lady Tiger volleyball team seniors Rylee Keys, Krista Jackson, Jakayda Fountain, Alissa Hill, and Kristen HughesThe Lady Tiger volleyball team seniors Rylee Keys, Krista Jackson, Jakayda Fountain, Alissa Hill, and Kristen Hughes were honored during ceremonies prior to their game against Chisum on Tuesday, October 10.

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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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Lady Lions compete at district meet

Salitllo Varsity Girls cross country team - Members are Ofelia Cabrera, Jocelyn Ochoa, Sienna Collins, Kristina Wade, Chandler Bain and Danielle Ross.The Saltillo Lady Lions cross country team claimed second place at the district meet and will be advancing to the regional meet.

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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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Varsity cross country teams advance to regional

Nathan Catro spints for the finish line at a recent cross country meet.Nathan Catro spints for the finish line at a recent cross country meet.

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