Reporter Staff Report

Glen Rose won the eighth grade contest but fell in the seventh grade battle when its junior high A teams met Venus on the gridiron last week.

Hayden Holder rushed for touchdowns of five and 35 yards and added a pair of two-point conversions to lead the eighth grade Tigers to a 22-14 win.

Holder also passed for a TD when he hit Sam Strother for 28 yards.

Coaches listed offensive standouts as Holder, Strother, Preston Shuffield, Hayden Swearingin, Carter Garrison, Jonathan Rios, Manuel Barraza, Dawson Matheny, Christian Barrios and R.J. Darch. Defensive standouts were Rios, Strother, Adrian Ericson, Chance Nabours, Peytoon Lytle, Trey Yocham, Colton Lane and Jayton Dillard.