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Lady Tigers go 4-2 at Sulphur Springs tourney

The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team celebrates Madison Whitfield’s home runThe Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team celebrates Madison Whitfield’s home run against Lone Oak during the Sulphur Springs tournament on Saturday, February 20.

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Lady Lions advance in playoffs

Ana Gallegos makes a jump shot for the Saltillo Lady Lions.Ana Gallegos makes a jump shot for the Saltillo Lady Lions. The team claimed the Area Title in the Region 3-A State playoffs by defeating Forestburg 84-25 on Thursday, February 18.

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Tigers secure playoff berth

Destin Weakley flying in for a layupDestin Weakley was the top scorer for the Mount Vernon Tiger varsity basketball team against Hughes Springs with 18 points. The team has clinched a playoff berth and is headed to post season play,

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Lady Tigers are Area Champions

Lady Tiger Alissa Hill shoots for the basket during the Area Championship game against Harmony.Alissa Hill led the Mount Vernon Lady Tigers basketball team  with 25 points in their 68-39 victory over the Harmony Lady Eagles to claim the Area Championship on Thursday, February 18.

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Lady Tigers claim Bi-District Title, headed to Area

Amber Nguyen flies in for a lay upAmber Nguyen flies in for a lay up for the Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team. The Ladies completely out-classed both of their opponents last week and earned the Bi-District Title.

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Tigers finish district tied for second

Tyler Cooper flies toward the basketTyler Cooper flies toward the basket for the Mount Vernon Tigers varsity basketball team. The Tigers defeated Queen City in their final District 16-3A game. They came away with a 9-3 record

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State champion honored

Sienna Collins stands next to the poster that was created to honor her accomplishment as Cross Country State Champion.Sienna Collins stands next to the poster that was created to honor her accomplishment as Cross Country State Champion. The poster was presented during a Saltillo ISD homecoming event.

Tiger, Lady Tiger seniors honored

Charity Berger, Daniel Pearce, Destin WeakleyThe Mount Vernon Tiger and Lady Tiger basketball teams honored their senior members during pre-game ceremonies on Tuesday, February 9. Charity Berger, Daniel Pearce and Destin Weakley were honored.

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Lions defeat Union Hill

Jonathan Van Holten appears to be suspended in the air as he makes a jump shotJonathan Van Holten appears to be suspended in the air as he makes a jump shot for the Lions. The Lions are tied for second place in district with Yantis after their 60-38 win over Union Hill.

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