The Grove basketball teams closed out play in the Tahlequah Tourney Saturday with both the Ridgerunners and Lady Red dropping tough battles.

The Ridgerunners battled it out with Roland in the consolation finals and fell 54-42. On Thursday GHS fell to tournament hosts Tahlequah 56-51.

The Lady Red rebounded from an opening round loss to Roland by besting Tulsa McLain 40-29 on Thursday and advancing to the fifth place game. There Grove played to a 39-37 final to Stilwell.

The Lady Ridgerunners, sophomore Sarah Green is pictured above, and the Ridgerunners, Trey Rothchild pictured, travel to Locust Grove this Friday for their last contest before Christmas break. The Lady Red begin at 6:30 p.m. with the Ridgerunners to follow.