Pirate basketball starts season with win

The Granbury Pirates opened their 2017-18 campaign with a 56-45 win over Aledo at home on Tuesday night.

Cade Dudley’s running three at the halftime buzzer gave Granbury a 28-26 lead going into the break. Kyle Beck led the Pirates with 14 points, and went 8/8 on free throws in the first half.

Granbury will visit Little Elm on Friday.