School Sports

Tiger football opens season as hosts to Bonham Warriors

Cade Hyman races for a 48 yard touchdown in last week’s scrimmage against Edgewood.Cade Hyman races for a 48 yard touchdown in last week’s scrimmage against Edgewood. The varsity Mount Vernon Tiger football team will open their 2018 season as hosts for the Bonham Warriors.

Kick off will be at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 31 at Don Meredith Stadium. Bonham moved down to 3A, Division 1 this year. Mount Vernon Coach Josh Finney said that Bonham had several up front players that were over 300 pounds and are very athletic. For more information about the upcoming game, see the August 30 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.