Mount Vernon golf qualifies for districts

The Mount Vernon golf team earned the third team spot out of four for District competition with their performance at the Division I sectional tournament at Turnberry Golf Course on Tuesday.

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Trojans, Devils earn spots at regionals

The Centerburg boys and girls track and field teams each won an event championship and several other regional qualifying times, and the Danville girls also earned an individual title in the running-event finals of the 2016 Division III Central District Championship meet, held at Whitehall-Yearling High School on Saturday.

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Danville ends 40-year drought with win

The year was 1977. Jimmy Carter was in his first year as President, Seattle Slew won the horse racing Triple Crown and the Danville Blue Devils last won a district baseball game.

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Cochran wraps up swim career

From the Mount Vernon YMCA pools to the 2016 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving National Championships, Mount Vernon’s Johnson Cochran has spent much of his life in the water.

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Jackets fall to Ashland in home finale

Mount Vernon will join the Ohio Cardinal Conference next season, and Ashland gave the Yellow Jackets a taste of life in the Ohio Cardinal Conference on Saturday, winning at The Hive, 59-52.

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Mount Vernon girls stun Olentangy, 40-39

Olentangy had already won the Ohio Capital Conference Capital Division before Friday’s home game against Mount Vernon, and to celebrate, a team booster made up a cake that read “14-0” to celebrate an anticipated perfect conference season.

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