Reporter Staff Report

Glen Rose overcame a 20-8 halftime deficit to take a 30-28 lead but couldn’t hold on in a 34-30 loss to Graham in 9th grade white football action last week.

The Tigers, led by a pair of 100 yard rushers in Justin Weatherly and Ernesto Salinas, rolled up 362 rushing yards and 381 yards of total offense.

Weatherley ran for 150 yards and a touchdown and also added three two-point conversions, while Salinas rushed for 138 yards and 2 TDs.

Martin Garcia ran for 44 yards, Austin Gibson rushed for 16 and a TD, Jeremy Cates ran for 12 and had eight receiving yards, Garrett Trotter had a four-yard catch and Anthony Wiederich rushed for three yards. Salinas added seven yards receiving.

The Tigers defense was led by Martin Garcia with an interception and 25-yard return. Salinas led in tackles with six while Michael Garcia and Allan Overton each added four.