School Sports

Tigers beat Hooks Hornets

Sakorey Chandler crosses the goal lineSakorey Chandler crosses the goal line on his first of two defensive touchdowns. The Mount Vernon Tiger football team started District 8-2A competition with a 28-26 win over the Hooks Hornets. The Tigers capitalized on three out of four turnovers to secure a 5-0 season record. For more information, see the Oct. 4 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.