Reporter Staff Report

Shane Streely returned a fumble 70 yards for a touchdown and John Henry Powell added the game-winning 2-point conversion with 1:20 remaining as Glen Rose came from behind for a thrilling 22-20 victory over West in a 9th grade football battle last week.

Powell rushed five times for 34 yards and had an 11-yard reception in the win.

Senovio De la Garza led the Glen Rose offense with two catches for 40 yards and a TD and six rushes for 17 yards. Jed Bridges had 36 yards on five carries and a seven-yard reception, while Wayne McFaddin hauled in a 3-yard scoring pass and Carlin Linnaberry rushed four times for 23 yards.

Nathan Smith led the Tiger defense with eight tackles while Jed Bridges had six, Kevin Uehlein added five, Weston Clifton tallied four and Streely had one.