GRANDVIEW — The Grandview Zebras upped their record to 12-6 with one game remaining before opening district play by defeating the Hico Tigers, 55-28, on Friday.

Both teams started off with particularly cold shooting as Grandview led, 20-13, at the half.

But a strong overall performance by the Zebras in the third period held Hico to only two points, while Grandview rattled off 17 to take a 22-point lead into the final stanza.

The Zebras managed to pull off the win despite Riley Roberson scoring 12 points on four three-pointers from well outside the arc.

Jay Fuller led the scoring for Grandview with 16, while Tyler Pettit had 12.

Grandview’s final game before the District 11-2A campaign will be a road trip to Lorena on Tuesday. Tipoff against the Leopards will be at 7:30 p.m.


Grandview 55, Hico 28

HICO: Riley Roberson 16, Caleb Marshall 4, Michael Steel 4, Tony Zuniga 2, Justin Turner 2.

GRANDVIEW (12-6): Jay Fuller 16, Tyler Pettit 12, Jake Adkison 8, Ryan Macklin 6, Stuart Good 5, Cameron Cochran 4, Tyler Durham 2, Aaron Wylie 2.

Hico.....6 7 2 13—28

Grandview.....6 14 17 18—55

Josh Manck can be reached at 817-645-2441, ext. 2335, or

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