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Freshman Lady Tigers dominate Daingerfield

Elizabeth Stone leaps into the air to make a goalElizabeth Stone leaps into the air to make a goal for the freshman Lady Tigers who dominated during their game against Daingerfield on Friday, November 15.  For more information, see the November 21 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers come close, but lose to Rains

Aaron Nguyen flies in for a lay upAaron Nguyen flies in for a lay up for the Tigers against Rains. The varsity Tiger basketball team played a close game, but fell by four points to the Rains Wildcats in their 2013 season opener in Tiger Gym Friday, November 15. For more information, see the Nov. 21 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers 2013 season ends with 5-5 record after loss to New Boston

Noah Craver, in back, and Kris Ables (21) along with three New Boston players leap into the air to catch a Mount Vernon pass.Noah Craver, in back, and Kris Ables (21) along with three New Boston players leap into the air to catch a Mount Vernon pass. The ball fell to the ground incomplete.

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Lady Tigers sweep Daingerfield

Taylor Rose swoops in  and steals the basketball from a Daingerfield offender.The Mount Vernon High School Lady Tiger basketball varsity team started their 2013 season by sweeping the Daingerfield blue Tigers in their game Friday night in Mount Vernon.

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Lady Tigers end season as Area Finalists

Alyssa Auringer and Maitland Rutledge of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team attempt to block a spikeAlyssa Auringer and Maitland Rutledge of the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger volleyball team attempt to block a spike against the Quitman Lady Bulldogs in the Area Round of competition on Thursday, November 7 at Sulphur Springs.

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Mount Vernon to be host for girls basketball tournament

Members of the coaching staff at Mount Vernon High School will be hosts for the Belt Buster Round Up girls basketball tournament Thursday, November 21 through Saturday, November 23.

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Seasons end with wins

The Mount Vernon junior varsity Lady Tigers volleyball team beat Chapel Hill in games on Tuesday, Oct. 29. The junior varsity team won in two sets 25-21 and 25-22.

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Junior high Tigers undefeated this season

Members of the eighth grade football team celebrate after completing two undefeated seasons.

Both the Mount Vernon Junior High seventh and eighth grade football teams ended their season this year undefeated. The eighth grade team was undefeated last year as a seventh grade team and have an overall record for the two seasons of 15-0.

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Mount Vernon Cross country teams compete

The Mount Vernon Tiger and Lady Tiger cross country teams competed at the regional cross country meet in Grand Prairie on Saturday, Nov. 2. The Lady Tigers finished 18th overall at the event and the Tigers finished 22nd overall. For more information, see the Nov. 7 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.