Archive for the ‘Cheerleading’ Category

Waverly-Shell Rock Defeats Boys and Girls at Home Friday

Waverly-Shell Rock Defeats Boys and Girls at Home Friday

    Both the girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams lost at home Friday to Waverly-Shell Rock. The girls’ final score was 38-35, and the boys lost 56-45. The cheerleaders performed a halftime show during the boys’ game.

Committed to Cheer

Committed to Cheer

By Abby Davidson Last year 11 out of the 12 cheerleaders all graduated, leaving one returning member this current school year. That would be junior Abigail Patten. Of course the graduating cheerleaders couldn’t come back and continue to cheer for their high school. Patten knew she could handle it, even with trying to start fresh. […]

Renovations to The Mount Vernon Weight Room

Renovations to The Mount Vernon Weight Room

Video By Zach Krogmann, Jeremy Krogmann, and Jack Cochrane The Mount Vernon High School weight room has experienced major, positive changes thanks to Dave and Carol Van Metre. The weight room has been updated with new flooring and equipment. Dave, a Mount Vernon class of 1955 graduate, also provided weight training and fitness equipment to Mount Vernon in […]

Mount Vernon’s Future Cheer Squad

Mount Vernon’s Future Cheer Squad

By Jessika Brokel Many little boys and girls have a dream to be just like the high school students. Some want to be the star football player on the team, and others want to be out on the field just like the cheerleaders. Many children achieved this dream on Friday, Sept. 16, during Mini Mustangs […]

Football Cheerleading Season Comes to an End

Football Cheerleading Season Comes to an End

Highlights video by Rachel Bell 2015 Season Games: 8-29-2015 Vs Marion WIN (37-14) 9-04-2015 Vs Solon LOSS (14-35) 9-11-2015 Vs NE Goose Lake WIN (53-15) 9-18-2015 Vs Camanche WIN (43-0) 9-25-2015 Vs Monticello WIN (50-19) 10-02-2015 Vs Center Point Urbana WIN (20-12) 10-09-2015 Vs Anamosa LOSS (42-45) 10-16-2015 Vs Cascade WIN (44-7) 10-23-2015 Vs Tipton […]

The Mount Vernon Basketball Experience

The Mount Vernon Basketball Experience

Video Created by Jack Young, Drew Wolfe, and Lucas Moran:

Cheerleaders Perform Halftime Show

Cheerleaders Perform Halftime Show

Check out video of the halftime show at the game Oct. 24. The team is coached by Tierney Diedrich.

Cheerleading Halftime Show

Cheerleading Halftime Show

Check out this video of the cheerleading dance during halftime on Oct. 25.

Spotlight on Rachel Hook: Spreading the Spirit

Spotlight on Rachel Hook: Spreading the Spirit

By Jake Leopold “Here we go, Mustangs. Here we go!” This is what Rachel Hook, 17, shouts every Friday night. On a crisp, fall day, the Mount Vernon Mustangs are battling it out on the football field. Rachel is there to cheer them on at every game. As a senior, Rachel is one of the […]

Homecoming Slideshow 2012

Homecoming Slideshow 2012

Senior Taylor Hauser compiled these photos that cover homecoming week. We had dress-up days, the parade, coronation, powderpuff, the assembly, the game, and the dance! Photographers are Taylor Hauser, Josh Hof, Lainey Johson, Gabby Kolker, Gretchen Oelrich, Alaina Risse, Ashley Shultz, Cassidy Steines, and JoAnn Gage.