Grady boys and girls capture touney crowns in Garden City; at home next

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GRADY - The Grady Junior High Wildcats reigned supreme with both girls and boys teams winning Garden City JH Basketball Tournament champions.

The boys junior high team started out playing against their tournament hosts, winning 31-14 against Garden City BearKats.

Gunnar Rivas led his team putting 17 on the boards for the Wildcats. Cooper Sims and Garret Talbott would add four each while Brendan Pelletier and Nathan Cassell put up three.

Midland Classical was the next to fall to the Wildcats to clench the championship win 43-27.

“I was very proud of this young group for winning the Garden City JH Basketball Tournament this past Saturday. This group of young players have improved all year.” commented Coach Chris Short of their win.

Rivas dominated the court, netting 24 points for the Grady Wildcats. Sims scored eight. Talbott and Pelletier both contributed with four each. Braden Welch added two and Jacob Roders one.



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