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The MV Current

The MV Current

Jarrard Brothers: More Than a Game

Jarrard Brothers

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

March 13, 2020

Basketball is way more than a game for many. It is a way to stay in shape, connect with people on a deeper level, and much more. For the Jarrard brothers, it is beyond a game. Both of them have been playing the game of basketball for about five years. “It’s a blessing to be able to play basketball together on t...

Kobe Bryant Death

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

February 12, 2020

There are not many words that can describe the absolute shock the sports world had following the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Kobe, his daughter Gianna, and seven other victims were killed in a helicopter crash on January 26th, 2020. Kobe Bryant was 41 and his daughter Gianna was just 13. ...

Basketball Season Begins

Emerson Bridgewater, Staff Sports Writer

January 23, 2020

It is officially basketball season. What a start it was for MV. Cooper Galli, a sophomore at MV, hit a buzzer beater game-winning three point shot to win the game. The shot made it onto Sportscenter. “ It felt great hitting that game winning shot, but after that I was thinking about our next game,” sa...

Unified Champions Game

Everyone that Participated!

Katelynn Hexamer, Staff Photographer/Writer

January 17, 2020

On December 12, 2019, Mt Vernon Middle School hosted a Unified Champions basketball game. Many people showed up to the game to cheer the teams on. Students from the middle and high school Essential Skills classes as well as members of the 8th grade boys' basketball team and the 7th and 8th grade cheer...

Upcoming Events: Girls Varsity Basketball

compiled by staff, Staff

October 30, 2019

  Girls Varsity Basketball @Franklin Community High School @7:30 P.M., November 7 @Warren Central High school, @7:30 P.M., November 9 @Chatard, @7:30 P.M., November 14 @Connorsville High School, @7:30 P.M., November 15 @home, @7:30 P.M., November 22 @East Central High Sch...

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...

Senior basketball players

MV Students

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC News Editor

March 1, 2019

With the end of the 2018-2019 school year coming up, there is a lot to be figured out before actually beginning college. For some people it's choosing a college and a major, for some it's choosing a career and for some, it's choosing whether they will continue their sports career or if high school is wh...

Girl’s homecoming game is a victory

The king and the queen of homecoming are posing for pictures.

Emerson Bridgewater, MVC Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

The Mount Vernon Girl’s Varsity Basketball team beat Greenfield Central by a score of 48-24. With the players handling it on the court, the team spirit arrived as well. “The energy was great and the crowd was very into the game,” said Lexi Price, 12. A jam-packed game of students dre...

Club Night

Emme Longman, MVC Editor in Chief

January 22, 2019

Club night took place after the Varsity boys’ basketball game on Friday, January 11. The event  was hosted by the AfriCAN club. There was a DJ there to play music, and food and drinks for sale. “We raised the most amount of money ever, out of all the club nights,” said Tony Fleming, 11. ...

Boy’s basketball balls out at sectionals

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Writer

March 9, 2018

The Marauders boys basketball team advanced to regionals after securing the sectional title. The team won in semi-sectionals against Connersville at Richmond High School on March 2. They went on to play New Pal for the sectional title on the March 3. The boys went 12-8 on the regular season even through trials and...

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