http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sports/rss.xml en Mobley joins Everett AquaSox http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/mobley-joins-everett-aquasox <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cody_-_credit_shari_sommerfeld.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> By Corey Woolsey</p> <p> <br /> Former Mount Vernon Wildcat Pitcher Cody Mobley has a new home.</p> <p> <br /> Mobley, who spent the past two seasons with the Arizona League Mariners, is now a member of the Everett AquaSox.</p> <p> <br /> The AquaSox are a Class A short season member of the Northwest League, and play in Everett Memorial Stadium, where Ken Griffey, Jr. hit his first professional home run in 1987.</p> <p> <br /> Mobley&rsquo;s initial season in the Arizona League showed promise, with nine appreances, three saves a two wins with no losses.</p> Storms stifle Cats weekend plans for win http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/storms-stifle-cats-weekend-plans-win <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> <font face="Cambria" size="3"><span _fck_bookmark="1" style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span><span _fck_bookmark="1" style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span><br /> </font></p> Lady Track Cats second at home invite http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/lady-track-cats-second-home-invite <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/simpson.jpg" alt="Madison Simpson clears the bar to finish first in the pole vault at the Mount Vernon Track Invite on Friday." title="Madison Simpson clears the bar to finish first in the pole vault at the Mount Vernon Track Invite on Friday." align="left" hspace="6" width="97" height="85" /><p> The Mount Vernon Girls Track team finished second in the Mount Vernon Invite last Friday. North Posey came in seventh.</p> Boys track hosts runners at Mount Vernon Invite http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/boys-track-hosts-runners-mount-vernon-invite <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/kaleb_grabert.jpg" alt="Kaleb Grabert takes on the competition in the 110-meter hurdles at the Mount Vernon Invite." title="Kaleb Grabert takes on the competition in the 110-meter hurdles at the Mount Vernon Invite." align="left" hspace="6" width="96" height="85" /><p> The Mount Vernon and North Posey Boys track teams competed last Friday at the Mount Vernon Invite.</p> Three runners advance to cross country Regionals http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/three-runners-advance-cross-country-regionals <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/keller_0.jpg" alt="Micah Keller stays strong as he crosses the finish line at the sectional game at Angel Mounds last Saturday, Keller will move on to the Regional meet with his fellow team mates Adam Duckworth and Johnaton West." title="Micah Keller stays strong as he crosses the finish line at the sectional game at Angel Mounds last Saturday, Keller will move on to the Regional meet with his fellow team mates Adam Duckworth and Johnaton West." align="left" hspace="6" width="106" height="85" /><p> The Mount Vernon Boys&rsquo; Cross Country team competed at the Angel Mounds Sectional meet Oct. 8, where three runners earned a place at the Pride&rsquo;s Creek Regional competition this weekend.</p> Wildcats maul Carmi Bulldogs http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/wildcats-maul-carmi-bulldogs <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tanner_curtis.jpg" alt="Tanner Curtis watches a ball cross the plate against Carmi on Friday." title="Tanner Curtis watches a ball cross the plate against Carmi on Friday." align="left" hspace="6" width="70" height="85" /><p> The Mount Vernon Baseball team was back at home on Friday, hosting the Bulldogs of Carmi-White County.</p> <p> Walker Paris came up big in the game, blasting a home run while going 2-3 in the win.</p> <p> Bryan Hensley was on the hill for the game and picked up nine strikeouts in the win.</p> <p> Hensley allowed one earned run on four hits and three walks.</p> <p> Mount Vernon was consistent early on, placing a run on the scoreboard in each of the first three innings.</p> Tennis Cats pick up win over Reitz http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/tennis-cats-pick-win-over-reitz <p> The Mount Vernon Girls Tennis team picked up a much needed win over Reitz on Friday, 3-2.</p> <p> The team found itself down early, with losses at number one and two singles.</p> <p> Megan McCarty was defeated in number one singles by Sarah Lisembee, 6-1, 6-1 and Emily Duckworth fell in number two singles to Gabby Davis, 6-1, 6-0.</p> <p> Bryley Harms was successful in number three singles, defeating Samantha Stockman, 7-6, 6-4.</p> Wildcats beginning to pick up pace http://www.mvdemocrat.com/content/wildcats-beginning-pick-pace <img src="http://www.mvdemocrat.com/sites/www.mvdemocrat.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/krizan_042716.jpg" alt="Bryce Krizan crosses the plate on a Tanner Curtis RBI against Vincennes Lincoln on Friday." title="Bryce Krizan crosses the plate on a Tanner Curtis RBI against Vincennes Lincoln on Friday." align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> After a tough 8-6 loss to Boonville early last week, the Mount Vernon Baseball team picked up wins over Bosse and Vincennes Lincoln last week.</p> <p> Bosse</p> <p> The Wildcats beat Evansville Bosse 7-3 in seven innings on Tuesday behind Bryce Krizan, who went 1-2.</p> <p> Dylan Dutkiewicz recorded the win for the Mount Vernon. He allowed three runs over five innings. Dutkiewicz struck out two, walked none and gave up five hits.</p> <p> The Wildcats went up for good in the first, scoring three runs on a groundout by Bryan Hensley and two singles.</p>