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Students Share Internship Experiences

Students Share Internship Experiences

Video by Nolan Brand Internships were a new opportunity during J-Term 2108, facilitated by business teacher Kevin Murray. This video shows students speaking about their experiences.

Video Documentary J-Term Creates Display for Smithsonian Exhibit

Video Documentary J-Term Creates Display for Smithsonian Exhibit

A J-term class taught by JoAnn Gage and Matt Browning was charged with creating videos about teams, coaches and players for the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street exhibit Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America, which will be on display at the First Street Community Center in Mount Vernon, Iowa, from March 18-April 29, 2018. […]

Drew Adams: Touchdown King

Drew Adams: Touchdown King

Video created by Cooper Becthold, Nolan Brand, Garrett Hormann, Logan Kelly and Thomas Meineke Drew Adams was the Mount Vernon quarterback from 2014-2017. Drew excelled in the sport, breaking many school records. He holds Iowa’s record for the most touchdown passes in a career, with 106. He led the team to two UNI-Dome appearances. After […]

Shirley Ryan: Volleyball Head Coach 1972-2010

Shirley Ryan: Volleyball Head Coach 1972-2010

Video created by Caitlin Babcock, Mattie Hansen, Lauren Hauser, Reagan Light, Kendra Streicher, Caroline Voss, and Catherine Yeoman Shirley Ryan was an outstanding head volleyball coach at Mount Vernon High School from 1972 to 2010. She was very successful throughout her 38 years of coaching and led her teams to greatness. During her career, she […]

Cornell’s Winningest Coach Encourages Team Through Collaboration, Attitude, and Effort

Cornell’s Winningest Coach Encourages Team Through Collaboration, Attitude, and Effort

Video created by Mount Vernon sophomores Jace Delancey, Jeremy Kline, Megan Zobac, Paige Emig, Kailey Shannon, and Sam Stoner “Be the best possible teammate, have the best possible attitude, give the best possible effort.” – Jeff Meeker Jeff Meeker, head coach of women’s volleyball at Cornell College, has over 15 years of experience. In these […]

An Unforgettable Season: A Look Back at the 2012 Boys’ Basketball State Champ Team

An Unforgettable Season: A Look Back at the 2012 Boys’ Basketball State Champ Team

Video by Drew Adams, Nick Leopold, Casey Noska, Max Siders, and Garrett Welch This video recalls an unforgettable season by the Mount Vernon Boys’ Basketball team coached by Ed Timm in 2012. They were WAMAC Conference Champions for the first time since 2003, and got Mount Vernon Basketball back on the right track. Jack Keleher […]

An Iowa Tradition: 6-on-6 Women’s Basketball

An Iowa Tradition: 6-on-6 Women’s Basketball

Video created by Mount Vernon sophomores Jace Delancey, Jeremy Kline, Megan Zobac, Paige Emig, Kailey Shannon, and Sam Stoner In Iowa, women’s basketball began with 6-on-6. The fast-paced game was created to give girls a separate athletic outlet from boys. For girls, the court was divided into two halves, with three players from each team […]

Coach Vance Light: Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame

Coach Vance Light: Iowa Wrestling Hall of Fame

Video created by Caitlin Babcock, Mattie Hansen, Lauren Hauser, Reagan Light, Kendra Streicher, and Caroline Voss: Vance Light is the head wrestling coach at Mount Vernon High School. He was inducted into the wrestling hall of fame in 2016. He has coached 63 state qualifiers,  three state-qualifying dual teams, six WAMAC conference championships, and five […]

Logan Kelly: Champion Archer

Logan Kelly: Champion Archer

Video created by Cooper Becthold, Nolan Brand, Garrett Hormann, and Thomas Meineke Logan Kelly is a Mount Vernon High School archer. Logan excelled in the sport as he broke almost all of the MVHS male archery records. Also, Logan is the only archer in the world to shoot a perfect 300 in 3D. Logan won […]

Tristan Wirfs: Mustang to Hawkeye Football Player

Tristan Wirfs: Mustang to Hawkeye Football Player

Video by Drew Adams, Nick Leopold, Casey Noska, Max Siders, and Garrett Welch Tristan Wirfs (Mount Vernon High School Class of 2017) was an extremely successful athlete in high school, becoming an offensive lineman at the University of Iowa. In wrestling, Wirfs was a state qualifier his sophomore and junior years and finished his career […]