Korbyn Tune scored 24 points as the Houston seventh-grade boys’ basketball team beat Ava 30-27 Tuesday night.
Austin Ramsey added four points and Ebin Smith had two for the Tigers, who improved to 2-3.
In the eighth-grade game, Chris Cichon scored 14 points and Alex Castleman had 10 in a 46-36 loss to Ava.
Ty Franklin added seven points and Evan Fisher-Koch had five for Houston (1-4).
Both teams play again Thursday at Thayer.