NATHAN BURAL photos

Ty Taylor (above), Colt Plaster (below) and the rest of the Glen Rose Tigers are eyeing the start of the 2009 baseball season with hopes of a return trip to the Class 3A state playoffs on their mind. The Tigers open the regular season at home on Tuesday against Crawford, with JV action beginning at 5 p.m., followed by the varsity contest at 7:30 p.m. Lady Tigers softball is also back in action, having begun their season against Stephenville on Tuesday.