Upcoming sports events

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

October 3, 2017


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On Tuesday, October 3rd, there is a varsity girl's volleyball meet versus Noblesville at 5:30 PM. On Thursday, October 5th, there is a varsity girl's volleyball game against New Palestine at 5:30 PM. On Friday, October 6th, there is a boy's varsity football game at 7:00 against Shelbyville. Saturday,...

Athlete of the month

Athlete of the month

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

September 27, 2017


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The athlete of the month in September is the senior Nicole Ratts, who is the captain of the Lady Marauders soccer team.   Q: How is the team this year? A: “Honestly, this is the best soccer team that we have had in all of MV history. We all work well together and we are so connected. We w...

Volleyball team update

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

September 21, 2017


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The Mount Vernon girls’ varsity team started out with a successful season of 7-1. MV beat Greenwood High School 3-0 on Saturday, August 12. “The varsity team is a little young this year,” said Rachel Pilkington, 10. “We will be good by the end of the season, though.” Mount Vernon Varsity...

MV boy’s soccer destroys New Pal

MV boy’s soccer destroys New Pal

Lauren Pilkington, MVC Writer

September 15, 2017


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The Mt. Vernon High School boys soccer team beat New Palestine High School in penalty kicks on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. At home, the Marauders scored early in the first half, keeping their defense strong. New Pal didn’t tie the game up (3-3) until the last 3 minutes of the game. This tie lead ...

Lady Marauders stay undefeated

Lady Marauders stay undefeated

Carly McWilliams, MVC Features Editor

September 11, 2017


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Girls’ soccer season is well underway, and there’s no better way to get the ball rolling like an undefeated record. The 19-member varsity team is currently 10-0, and on track to be two-time conference champions. Their pristine record includes multiple shutouts against teams from New Castle, Yorkt...

Homecoming spirit days

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

Monday-PJ day Tuesday-Tourist day Wednesday- Hat day Thursday-Jersey day Friday-MV day

Upcoming sports

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

There are many upcoming sports events in the next few weeks. On Friday, September 1st, there is a varsity football game at 7:30pm against Greenfield at Greenfield. On Saturday, September 2nd, there is a cross country meet a Manchester at 9am and there is a tennis meet at Richmond at 9:00am. T...

Marching toward victory

Marching toward victory

Caty McGovern, MVC Opinion Editor

August 24, 2017


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The start of the school year means the return of marching band. Here is what some band members have to say about this year’s season. “Over the summer we had two different camps, in June we had 5-9 practices for two weeks and in July we had 12-9 practices for 2 weeks,” said Haley Merida, 10. ...

The special week of July

The special week of July

Emme Longman, MVC Sports Editor

August 17, 2017


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During the week of the 4th of July, no sports of any kind are not allowed to compete. This is also called the “Moratorium week.” Moratorium means “the prohibition of an activity.” There is also no form of practice or conditioning during the week. The IHSAA rule states that there is to be no cont...

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