POLK COUNTY’S CODY GROOMES recently signed a scholarship to play basketball at Bryan College. Groomes averaged 13.1 points per game and four rebounds a game while leading the Wildcats in scoring, blocked shots and rebounding during the 2013-14 season. He was also selected to the 5-AA, All-District and All-Tournament teams, 5AA for the Season and District 5AA All-Tournament team. "Cody is a quality young man that has been big part of our success that past two seasons. He has worked hard for a chance to play college basketball and it’s exciting to see him get this type of opportunity at a great place like Bryan College," said Wildcats coach Rusty Brewer. In the front row, from left, are Jack Groomes, Cody Groomes, Chanel Groomes and Josh Groomes. In back are Nathan Rogers, Will Richmond, PCHS assistant coach Johnny Hayes, Bryan head coach Don Rekoske, Bryan assistant coach Bryon Lawhorn and PCHS head coach Rusty Brewer.