School Sports

Lady Tigers start district with pair of victories

The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers softball team started off district competition with a pair of victories over Cooper and Como-Pickton this week.

They also went 2-0-1 at the New Boston tournament, beating Atlanta, Fouke, Ark., and tieing with Pittsburg. See the March 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for details from these games and individual statistics.