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Lady Tiger seniors honored

Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team senior members Day-Day Holloman, TyRaven Linwood, and Lauryn DunlapMount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team senior members Day-Day Holloman, TyRaven Linwood, and Lauryn Dunlap were honored during pregame ceremonies Tuesday, February 11.

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Tigers headed to post season

Luke Meredith dribbles around a Cooper defender.Luke Meredith dribbles around a Cooper defender. The Mount Vernon Tigers basketball team split their games last week with a victory over Cooper and a loss to Commerce.

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Tiger power lifters first at meet

Jose Arzola performs a squat.Jose Arzola performs a squat. He claimed second place in his weight class, while the Mount Vernon High School power lifting team was first place overall at the Mount Pleasant meet Saturday, February 8.

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Lady Tigers advance to Area

Lauryn Dunlap goes up for a basket for the Lady Tigers against Cooper.Lauryn Dunlap goes up for a basket for the Lady Tigers against Cooper.

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Tigers tied for second in district

Cody Wagner (4) manuevers around an opponent at a recent game.Cody Wagner (4) maneuvers around an opponent at a recent game. The Mount Vernon Tigers basketball team are in a three-way tie for second place in District 13-3A competition.

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Lady Tigers fourth at MP meet

Lauren Tran performs a dead lift.Lauren Tran performs a dead lift. She placed second in her weight class with a total of 475 pounds.

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Lady Tigers headed to post season play

Summer Rogers shoots for the Lady Tigers.Summer Rogers shoots for the Lady Tigers.The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger basketball team has earned the right to advance to post season play and will face the Paul Pewitt Lady Brahmas Monday, February 17 at 6 p.m. at Pittsburg High School in the Bi-district round.

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Nellor signs to play football for Trinity Valley

Cameron Nellor, center, signs a letter of intent to play football with Trinity Valley Community College. He was joined at the table by his grandmother Vivian Kamrath, and his parents Sandi and Jeff Nellor, in the back row, by his brother, Brock, and Coach Art BrilesCameron Nellor, center, signs a letter of intent to play football with Trinity Valley Community College. He was joined at the table by his grandmother Vivian Kamrath, and his parents Sandi and Jeff Nellor, in the back row, by his brother, Brock, and Coach Art Briles. See the Feb. 13 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details.

Lady Tigers remain third in district

Bailey Abell drives to the basket for the Lady Tigers.Bailey Abell drives to the basket for the Lady Tigers. Instead of the Prairiland player being called for a foul, Abell was called for traveling.

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