School Sports

Tyler Cooper named All-District MVP

Tyler CooperFor the second consecutive year, Tyler Cooper, a senior at Mount Vernon High School, was named the Most Valuable Player (MVP) for 13-3A in the All-District selections for the 2017-18 basketball season.

Coach Joe Thomas was named Coach of the Year. Cooper and junior Kason Pletcher were named to the 2018 UIL boys basketball State All-tournament team. For a listing of other players receiving All-District honors, see the March 22 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.