Archive for the ‘Soccer’ Category

Boys Soccer vs Muscatine

Boys Soccer vs Muscatine

Slideshow by Reese Panos. Boys Soccer against Muscatine played at Linn- Mar Stadium on April 7. The Mustangs fell to Muscatine, with a finishing score of 8-0.

Boys Soccer Faces Marion in Season Opener

Boys Soccer Faces Marion in Season Opener

Photo Slideshow by Lauren Hauser The Mustangs were defeated by the Indians 5-0 in their first game of the season on Thur. April 5.  

Indoor Soccer

Indoor Soccer

Snow may still be on the ground outside, but soccer players are preparing for the season with some indoor play. Photos by Reese Panos:

He’s A Keeper: The Story of Goalkeeper Ian Bootsmiller

He’s A Keeper: The Story of Goalkeeper Ian Bootsmiller

By Ben McGuire Over the past four years the Mount Vernon soccer program has had it’s ups and downs. But one thing has stayed consistent, lockdown goaltending. Senior Keeper Ian Bootsmiller has lead the way with tremendous play, academic excellence and outstanding leadership. While Bootsmiller has shown tremendous talent in the net, he hasn’t been […]

Spring sports 2017

Spring sports 2017

Spring sports video created by Sam Kringlen, John Butz, Preston Shultz, Catherine Yeoman, Tristan Wirfs, and Austin Ash:

An Outstanding Recovery – Alina Merlak comes back after an awful femur break.

An Outstanding Recovery – Alina Merlak comes back after an awful femur break.

By Catherine Yeoman Alina Merlak was having a successful freshman varsity soccer season. She was a starting forward for the Mustangs. She was the second best scorer for the Mustangs and was a key to their success. Her season was going great until a hot day in May where she acquired an injury that would […]

Boy’s Soccer Photos: Mustangs Fall to Maquoketa 3-1

Boy’s Soccer Photos: Mustangs Fall to Maquoketa 3-1

Photo story by Sydney Hauser    

Boys Soccer-April 7, 2017

Boys Soccer-April 7, 2017

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 […]

Boys’ Soccer Video: Root on the Mustangs at Substate Today

Boys’ Soccer Video: Root on the Mustangs at Substate Today

In this video by Nick Lengwin, Trevor Wright, and Morgan Reilly take a look at the Mount Vernon boys’ soccer team and their soon-to-be historic season. They interview head coach Kevin Murray and the goalie Ian Bootsmiller and their take on the 2016 soccer season. Also shown are highlights and photos of the players. On Wednesday […]