School Sports

Lady Tigers are undefeated District 13-3A Champions

Ja’Myra Fountain sends the ball into the field to advance the Lady Tigers around the basesJa’Myra Fountain sends the ball into the field to advance the Lady Tigers around the bases in a recent game. The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers softball team is now 12-0 in District 13-3A competition.

This is the first time since 2006 that the team has been undefeated district champions. The team will face Hooks in a best two-out-of-three series in the Bi-District playoff round. The first game will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 26 at Northeast Texas Community College. For information about the Lady Tigers’ game against Chisum, see the April 26 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.