Posts Tagged ‘cheerleading’

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 […]

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.

Concussion Prevention Awareness Increases

Concussion Prevention Awareness Increases

By Laura Deininger- Concussions are becoming more of a problem in athletics, and not just in professional sports. High school football players are almost twice as likely to sustain a concussion as collegiate-level athletes. Coaches and trainers are seeing more and more concussions in high school sports, even outside of football. Seniors Charlie Babcock and […]

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 […]

Mini Mustangs Perform at Halftime

Mini Mustangs Perform at Halftime

Coach Erica Nichols and her cheerleaders guided a crew of mighty girls to perform in a halftime show. Click on the link below to see video of the performance. Photo by Precious Duenas. Also, find photos of the cheers on Facebook at themustangmoon.com’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/TheMustangMoon/photos_stream  

Mustangs Trample the Falcons, 60-36

Mustangs Trample the Falcons, 60-36

SEE VIDEO BELOW In their last home game of the season Oct. 5, Mount Vernon beat Louisa Muscatine. Marshall Tuerler made four touchdowns, final score 60-36. For more photos see us on facebook at themustangmoon.com. First video of first quarter touchdown celebration: Video of touchdown celebration:

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.

Cheerleaders Perform at Halftime

Cheerleaders Perform at Halftime

Watch a video of the cheerleaders’ Aug. 31 halftime show. The cheerleaders are coached by Erica Ledger. Sign for football players:

Spotlight on Karissa Benter

Spotlight on Karissa Benter

By Spencer Drahos- Karissa Benter, a senior at Mount Vernon High School, expressed her love for cheering by going out for it this year. She said “I have always loved cheering, but with volleyball, I have not been able to do it.” Karissa was unhappy with the choices she had made her first three years […]