Track had no greater mentor than ‘Coach’
Hall of Fame coach hurdled barriers while teaching track
To those who knew him well, he was simply known as “Coach.”
And while he was a coach most of his life, his influence was far deeper than just sports.
The track world lost one of its greatest ambassadors Thursday when Bill Moultrie passed away at age 82. Full Story
Clark named Outland candidate again
LUBBOCK—Texas Tech junior Le’Raven Clark was one of 64 offensive and defensive linemen named to the Outland Trophy Watch List on Thursday, the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) announced. Full Story
FNF has Tigers at No. 2
While Texas Football liked the Rockdale Tigers football team, Friday Night Football magazine really likes the Tigers.
Rockdale was ranked No. 2 in Class 3A by the magazine published by The Old Coach web site that appeared on new stands over the weekend.
Texas Football had the Tigers ranked at No. 4, behind No. 2 Cameron. Full Story
Rockdale slips in 7-on-7 consolation
Thorndale takes three games in first appearance
COLLEGE STATION— While Rockdale was certainly disappointed in its performance, Thorndale was just glad to be there at the 17th annual Texas 7-on-7 State Tournament at Veteran’s Park.
Teams first participated in four team pool play, with the top two teams moving on to the championship round and the remaining two on to consolation. Full Story
Milano’s tough as nails QB rewarded with spot as all-star
MILANO—Maybe it’s no coincidence that Jordan Millar has followed Matthew Jentsch as a player in the Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star game.
Both were hard nosed competitors who were hard to stop. And both were rewarded by being recognized in front of a state-wide audience. Full Story
Rockdale football players need to report August 4
Lady Tiger volleyball sets up August 6
Rockdale football coach Jeff Miller has announced football equipment will be issued at the field house on Monday, Aug. 4, beginning at 7 a.m. sharp.
That will be followed by the first day of practice which is set to begin at 8 a.m. and continue until 11:30 a.m.
Beginning the next day, Tuesday, Aug. 5, practice will be held from 7 to noon and 12:30 until 2 p.m. Full Story
Fourth annual alumni golf tourney set July 26
The Rockdale Country Club Mens Golf Association is sponsoring the fourth annual Tiger Golf Team Alumni Tournament.
The tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 26 at 1 p.m. at the Rockdale Country Club and all proceeds will go to the RHS golf team. Full Story
From top to bottom, Rockdale’s Pearce Loth makes an impressive one-handed catch in the corner of the end zone against Lorena. Thorndale quarterback Jake Miller shows his prowess on defense with a pick. Darius Brooks of Thorndale was injured during the second day. David Franklin comes up with an interception for Rockdale. Colton Austin of Thorndale races to the end zone. Full Story