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Freshman ladies win Quitman tourney

Lady Tigers Freshman Volleyball teamThe Mount Vernon High School Lady Tigers Freshman Volleyball team won first place at the Quitman Tournament on Saturday, August 23.

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Lady Tigers defeat DeKalb

Savannah Wagner spikes the ball for the Lady Tigers against DeKalb on Tuesday, August 19.Savannah Wagner spikes the ball for the Lady Tigers against DeKalb on Tuesday, August 19. Her teammates circled close to defend against a possible block.

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Maya Monroe spikes the ball

Maya Monroe spikes the ball for the junior varsity Lady Tigers volleyball team.Maya Monroe spikes the ball for the junior varsity Lady Tigers volleyball team. The ladies beat Como-Pickton 25-14 and 25-11 in games on Monday, August 11.

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Tigers handle the Vandals, prepare to take on Wildcats

Tiger defensive back Rosendo Flores (6) knocks a pass away from a Van wide receiver during Thursday’s scrimmage.Tiger defensive back Rosendo Flores (6) knocks a pass away from a Van wide receiver during Thursday’s scrimmage. The very young Mount Vernon Tigers varsity football team traveled to Van last Thursday and played the larger and bigger 4A Van Vandals for their final test before the beginning of the 2014 season.

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Tiger volleyball starts 2014 season with victory over Como-Pickton

Star Smith reaches over the net to block a tip attempt by a Como-Pickton player.Star Smith reaches over the net to block a tip attempt by a Como-Pickton player. The Lady Tigers won the match in three games on Monday, August 11 in Tiger Gym.

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Tigers looked good against Canton, travel to Van Thursday

Kevi Evans breaks away from Canton defensive players during the scrimmage against the Eagles on Saturday, August 16.Kevi Evans breaks away from Canton defensive players during the scrimmage against the Eagles on Saturday, August 16. Head football coach Mike Alexander was pleased with the showing both the junior varsity and the varsity teams made in their scrimmage against Canton on Saturday, August 16.

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Junior high football helmet fittings Tuesday

All junior high football players will be fitted for helmets from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 19 in the junior high boys locker room.

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Meet the Tigers this Saturday

The annual Meet the Tigers celebration is set for Saturday, August 23 beginning at 7 p.m. The event will be at Don Meredith Stadium and will provide a look at  Mount Vernon High School UIL participants for the fall season.

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Tigers to scrimmage Eagles

Bryce Crow (9) attempts to run around the end of the line during practice last Friday.Bryce Crow (9) attempts to run around the end of the line during practice last Friday. It was the first day that the football teams were allowed to wear pads.

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