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The MV Current

The MV Current

Interview with Mike Kirschner


Emerson Bridgewater, MVC staff writer

May 13, 2019

With a new football season coming up, it is important to reflect on the previous season to look at the teams strengths and weaknesses. Last season was more than another season of football. It was head coach Kirschner’s first season with the Marauders. “I am most looking forward to see the prog...

Softball scores a win

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Opinions and Copy Editor

May 9, 2019

The Mt. Vernon girls’ softball team started their season in late March with a 10-2 win against Scecina Memorial High School. The team has gone 12-2 for the season, only taking losses to Noblesville and New Palestine. The team is currently ranked 14th in the state and has high hopes for the seaso...

Men’s Varsity Baseball

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC staff writer

May 6, 2019

Boys’ Varsity baseball season has begun for MV. Although the season did not start with a win, the Marauders have made up for it, as they are on a 3 game winning streak. “Opening game was really bad. We lost 20-10 to Southport High School, but we have definitely made up for it,” said Coach Carr...

Girl’s tennis is a hit

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Writer

April 29, 2019

The girls’ tennis team has started their 2019 season.  This new season began immediately after spring break. The 26 tennis players have been practicing since March 11th  to prepare for this season. “I enjoy tennis because it takes my mind off of things and allows me to have fun and be able t...

Dance team wins


Clare Bielefeld, MVC copy-editor

April 22, 2019

On March 12, 2019, the Mt. Vernon Gold Intensity dance team won first place in the AA Pom division of the Indiana High School Dance Team Association state finals. The whole team has worked very hard to get to this place, and it definitely paid off. “Our team went undefeated all season,” said Vivian Hoepner, ...

Interview with Brandon Bell

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC staff writer

April 15, 2019

Sports impact many lives. For Brandon Bell, basketball is what keeps him grounded. “Basketball keeps me on track in school,” said Brandon Bell, 11. “If you do not get good grades you cannot play.” Originally from Canada, Brandon started playing basketball at a young age. Brandon played in a Steve Na...

Wrestling finals

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

With the IHSAA Wrestling State Finals set and over, there was lots to take home for MVHS. Chase and Chris Wilkerson finished their seasons by both placing 7th in the state for Mt. Vernon. “[The arena] was crazy, and very stressful. I was super excited to be there representing MV,” said Chase Wilkerso...

Basketball cheer comes to an end

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

April 2, 2019

The basketball cheer season ended at the end of February, and many of the cheerleaders, especially the senior cheerleaders, felt they had a successful last season. “The season went really well for my last year,” said Phoebe Spector, 12. “This past season was probably my best season. My favor...

Indoor percussion gets the gold

The band is performing at Greenfield.

Piper Todd, MVC Staff Writer

March 8, 2019

The Mt. Vernon Indoor Percussion competed Saturday, February 23 at Greenfield-Central High School. The group performed two-thirds of their show “Prelude to Paradise.” The show consists of violent and difficult musical components, including a fast beginning and a slow march. After their performa...