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Lady Lions are Quarterfinalists

The Saltillo Lady Lions finished their season as Regional Quarterfinalists with a 28-9 record. The Ladies lost to Slidell 51-30 on Tuesday, February 19.

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Cunningham shares passion to soar with Olivia Baird

Olivia holds a pole she broke making a vault.Tory Cunningham is continuing to spend his spare time teaching kids to soar, and he has a new student in Olivia Baird. In the photo, Olivia holds a pole she broke making a vault.

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Lady Tiger lifter

Karlee Fielden prepares to make a lift at the Redwater power lifting meetKarlee Fielden prepares to make a lift at the Redwater power lifting meet Thursday, February 14. She placed first in her weight class.

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Lady Tigers defeat Pittsburg, shut out Celeste

The Mount Vernon Lady Tigers softball team defeated the Pittsburg Lady Pirates 5-4 in a match Monday, February 18, and shut out Celeste 10-0 February 25.

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Softball team goes 3-1 at Sulphur Springs tournament

The Mount Vernon Lady Tiger softball team went 3-1 at the round robin style Sulphur Springs tournament Feb. 14 - 16.

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Tigers compete at Grand Saline tournament

The Mount Vernon Tigers baseball team competed at the Grand Saline tournament February 21-23. They earned a 1-1-2 record.

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Tiger seniors honored

Tiger Basketball Seniors were honored on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019.The Tiger basketball team honored their senior members in ceremonies before their game against Chisum on Tuesday, February 12. To learn more about these athletes and their future plans, see the February 21 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

Tigers finish season as Area Finalists

Daniel Arnold goes up for the final basket of the game against Sabine.Daniel Arnold goes up for the final basket of the game against Sabine. The Mount Vernon Tigers basketball team finished their 2018-19 season as Area Finalists after loosing to the Sabine Cardinals 71-50 at Rains High School Friday, February 22.

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Lions claim district title after double overtime tie-breaker

Edi Olayo flies in for a lay up for the Saltillo Lions.Edi Olayo flies in for a lay up for the Saltillo Lions. The Lions finished district play with a 9-1 record tied with Avery for the top spot.

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