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Varsity Tigers fall to Hooks

The Mount Vernon Tigers baseball team lost 8-4 to Hooks in their season opener on Monday, February 22. Brent Baird led the Tigers at the plate with three hits, one run, and an RBI.

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Boekhorst, Clover named district MVPs

Saltillo basketball seniors Paula Boekhorst and Haylee Clover were named as Co-Most Valuable Players when All-District selections were announced this week for District 24-A.

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Lions defeat Yantis

Lane Bench flies in for a lay up for the Saltillo Lions basketball team.Lane Bench flies in for a lay up for the Saltillo Lions basketball team. The Lions ended their district competition with a 48-38 victory over Yantis on Tuesday, February 16 with a 7-3 district and 14-17 overall record.

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Tigers are Area Champs, advance to Regional Quarterfinals

Hylke Talsma (4) goes up for a basketHylke Talsma (4) goes up for a basket for the Mount Vernon Tigers varsity basketball team. The Tigers played two intense games last week defeating both Hooks and then Tom Bean to claim

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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 Tigers defeat Winnsboro, finish season as Regional Semifinalits

The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers celebrate their 50-44 victory of Winnsboro.The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers varsity basketball team finished their season as Regional Semifinalists. They fell in their final game to Grandview on Friday, February 26.

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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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Powerlifters compete at Maud

Mount Vernon High School powerlifting teamThe Mount Vernon High School powerlifting team finished in 10th place out of 20 teams at the meet in Maud on Saturday, February 20. Each student performed  three lifts, squat, bench press,

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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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