Lady Pirates close out three-day tournament in Pearland

The Granbury Lady Pirates, ranked No. 4 in the state in the Texas Girls Coaches Association’s 2014 preseason Class 5A poll, completed play in the Texas Volleyball Invitational Saturday with a 25-16, 25-16 loss to The Woodlands High School, a Class 6A school in Conroe. Coach Tammy Clark’s squad won two of three games in pool play Thursday, then took two of three in the Gold Bracket Friday. GHS will have its home season opener at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday against Arlington Martin.