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Lions begin cross country season

The Saltillo varsity boys cross country team competed at the North Hopkins  “Tim Menke” meet on Thursday, September 10. They finished in third place with a total of 94 points.

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Lady Tigers win home tournament

Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball teamThe Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball team  went undefeated in their journey to claim first place in their home on Thursday and Saturday, September 10 and 12.

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Saltillo ladies compete at Avery

The Saltillo Lady Lions competed in a cross country meet at Avery on Thursday, September 3 with the varsity finishing second and the junior varsity claiming fourth place, See the September 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for a listing of individual runners and how they finished.

Tigers improve despite loss to Hornets

Patrick Hoffman (23) wraps up Hooks’ quarterback Jordan Johnson  during the second quarterPatrick Hoffman (23) wraps up Hooks’ quarterback Jordan Johnson  during the second quarter for a loss of yards on the play. Despite the numbers on the scoreboard in the Mount Vernon Tigers’ 14-0 loss

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Junior High ladies defeat Paul Pewitt

All four junior high volleyball teams returned from Paul Pewitt on Thursday, September 3 as winners in their first games of the 2015 season. See the September 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for game details and individual scoring.

Lions fall to Yantis

The Saltillo Lions Junior High Baseball team opened their season with a 6-5 loss to the Yantis Owls. See the September 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for details from the game and individual accomplishments.

Lady Tigers sweep Prairiland

Jakayda Fountain returns a serve against PrairilandJakayda Fountain returns a serve against Prairiland in Tiger Gym. She serves as the Lady Tiger’s Libero, the team’s defensive specialist. The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger varsity volleyball team

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Sub varsity Tigers find success

The sub varsity Tiger football teams have met with success during the first two weeks of the 2015 season. Both the junior varsity and freshman teams defeated both Rains and White Oak. For information from these games, see the September 10 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers roughed up by Roughnecks

Bailey Floyd (12) throws a pass for the Tigers.Bailey Floyd (12) throws a pass for the Tigers. The Mount Vernon Tiger football team was roughed up by the White Oak Roughnecks in their 59-8 loss on Friday, September 4.

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