The JV basketball teams got a final opportunity to compete and improve Friday, Dec. 20 before the holidays arrived.

The JV Tigers defeated Hico 48-12. Glen Rose led 17-8 at halftime, but the story of the game was the second half. Glen Rose won the last two quarters 31-4 and shut Hico out in the third quarter.

The top scorer was J.P. Shero, who hit a trio of three-pointers and finished with 11 points. Other scorers were Reece Nickell (8), Dylan Hammond (7), Bailey Holder (7), Nolan Fowler (4), Matthew Willis (4), Ethan Krueger (3), Brett Taylor (2) and Cashion Klipfel (2).

The JV Lady Tigers played outstanding in the fourth quarter, but came up just short against Hico 37-35. Glen Rose lost each of the first three quarters before winning the fourth 18-9.

Top scorers were Lexi Crabtree (6), Megan Bretton (6) and Brynna Taylor (6). Other scorers were Kyleigh Henrich (5), McKenzie Morrison (4), Kalli Crabtree (2), Ashlyn Reynolds (2), Brenna Ibarra (2) and Madison Wooten (2).