LILBURN, Ga. - The Mount Vernon varsity football team pushed its winning streak to three games on Friday night, Oct. 30, defeating the Providence Christian Storm 62-0.
The victory also gave Mount Vernon its second region victory in as many tries.
The Mustangs led 7-0 at the end of the first quarter and and 49-0 at halftime.
In the second half, the Mustangs outscored the Storm 13-0 surpass the 60-point mark and claim the victory.
Senior quarterback Blake Kytle finished 16-for-20 with 277 yards, four touchdowns and one interception.
Teammate Andrew Douglas hauled in six receptions for 120 yards and two touchdowns. Cam Jasper caught four passes for 94 yards and one touchdown as well.
The Mount Vernon defense pitched a shutout, its second of the season dating back to Mount Vernon's victory at Mt. Paran on Sept. 18.
Edward Hires and Sam Landers each had interceptions returned for touchdowns for the Mustangs.
William Lavender was 8-for-9 on PAT's as well.
The Mustangs are back in action on Friday, Nov. 6, hosting rival Holy Innocents.
Kickoff against the Golden Bears is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the Upper Campus Stadium Field.
The Mount Vernon Athletic Department strives to build the student-athlete by providing a five-star experience built on community, courage, development, hospitality and professionalism. As a school of inquiry, innovation and impact grounded in Christian values, we prepare all students to be college-ready, globally competitive, and engaged citizen leaders. For more information on Mount Vernon athletics, visit www.mountvernonathletics.com and follow @MV_Athletics on Twitter for up-to-the-minute news on the Mustangs.