District Committee meeting to discuss eligibilty of Mt.Vernon players

District Committee meeting to discuss eligibilty of Mt.Vernon players
Football practices are underway across East Texas, including in Mount Vernon. The town of just over 2,600 residents does not usually attract statewide attention for its sports programs, having never won a state championship in boys? varsity football.

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A District Executive Committee meeting for 7-3A DI is set to take place Wednesday morning in Atlanta, KLTV sports has confirmed.

The meeting is in regards to the eligibility of several student athletes. KLTV Sports Director Michael Coleman was able to confirm with a source within Mt.Vernon ISD that the meeting will take place at 10 a.m.

The news broke on Twitter when Matt Stepp, with Dave Campbell’s Texas Football, shared the news regarding the DEC meeting. The DEC is made up of superintendents from various other districts. The 7-3A D1 chair is Superintendent Sidney Harrist with Atlanta ISD.

KLTV Sports Director Michael Coleman plans to attend the meeting and will share updates on our social media platforms.

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