Pirates hold on to win thrilling 7-4A opener

The Granbury Pirates (4-0 overall) won their District 7-4A opener over the South Hills Scorpions, 24-21, at Handley Field Friday as Justin Brassie recovered an onside kick with 1:50 remaining in the game. Running back Malik Allen rushed for 118 yards on 14 carries and scored two touchdowns, quarterback Ryan Suitt passed for 290 yards and a score, and Nick Doughty caught seven passes for 138 yards. To see a game recap, click here.