Posts Tagged ‘track’

More Than Records

More Than Records

Longtime area coach no stranger to success as athlete By Maggie Davis Along the south wall of the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa, hang a number of plaques dedicated to inductees into UNI’s Hall of Fame. One such plaque was added in 2012, denoting a three-time All-American track and field runner who graduated with […]

Early Track Season Preview

Early Track Season Preview

By Bailey Priborsky The Mount Vernon High School Track and Field team kicked off the season in a strong way last week.  The boys placed first and the girls were runner up at the Cornell meet on March 26. Later on the boys dominated at Tipton and the girls made 26 personal records. Both teams […]

Running For a Purpose

Running For a Purpose

By Nick Lengwin Run fast and turn left is a saying MVHS Junior Maggie Davis has lived by since 7th grade, running circles in on the track . Davis has had an active lifestyle since she was a young child. This lifestyle includes many sports and activities, such as basketball, softball, and her favorite sport, […]

State Champ in Track Competes Hard in Cross Country

State Champ in Track Competes Hard in Cross Country

By Reece Pitlik Junior Faith Anton is one of a select few students currently enrolled at Mount Vernon with a State Championship under her belt. In the 2015 State Track Meet, Anton helped lead Mount Vernon’s 4×400 and 4×800 groups to a State Championship, proving that she is one of the best runners in not […]

Track Slideshow

Track Slideshow

View a slideshow of pictures from the Mount Vernon Invitational March 30, taken by Alaina Risse:

Girls Track wins state

Girls Track wins state

by Hannah Goldsmith The Zebras trampled state track competition, with their closest competitors, Dubuque Wahlert, 30 points away. The self-named Mount Vernon-Lisbon team competed at state for the third year in a row. Girls competed in 13 different events. THe 4×800 relay set a new state record of 9:17.72. Holly Salzbrenner took the title for […]

Amazing Accomplishment!

Amazing Accomplishment!

Congratulations to our Mustang athletes on a record-setting season. The girls’ teams took first place in state volleyball, basketball, and track and fourth place in softball.