Yoe go for trifecta
Only Mineola stands in the way of third title
In a season that was once a bumpy ride, the Cameron Yoemen are easing into another possible state championship. Full Story
Lady Tigers easily claim league opener
Improve to 9-0 on the season
If she wasn’t scoring, she was making sure everybody else was.
Velma Mitchell pulled the trigger on 27 points and dropped off six dimes as the Rockdale Lady Tigers opened District 20-3A play with a resounding 59-40 victory over Academy at Tiger Gymnasium Tuesday night. Full Story
Tigers second at Smithville
No. 7 Cagers fall to Manor in tourney finale
The fact that they have managed to get together as a whole team for just two practices, that fact hasn’t seemed to bother Rockdale too much as the Tigers have already chalked up eight wins and placed second in the Smithville Tournament.
The No. 7 Tigers lost to Class 5A Manor 58-46 in the finals after a slow start. Full Story
Five Tigers All-State
Thorndale’s Austin also chosen
Coming off one of the most successful seasons in school history, five Rockdale Tigers have been named to the Associated Press Class 3A All-State team.
All five were named honorable mention: receivers Cristian Lara and Pearce Loth, defensive ends Preston Ehler and Tyler Prazak and kicker Adolfo Chavira Full Story
Why yes Augie, there really is a Santa Claus
Now I doubt that many of us can remember when we stopped believing in Santa Claus. Couldn’t even come close.
Somewhere around 12 seems to be the expiration date for that particular belief system. Full Story
BOYSMilano 50, Fayetteville 44MILANO (9-4)—King 27,Steinbecker 7, Grimes 5,Gage 5, Jutson 3, Walton 2,Harless 1.Fayette. 9 11 11 13—44Milano 11 17 12 10—50Highlights: King 4 3s, 8reb. Thorndale 59,Lago Vista 47THORNDALE (10-4)—Hafley 23, Vazquez 15, Robertson 7, Betak 5, Thomas 3, Full Story
Dawgs dash unbeaten to own tournament title
Milano second at St. Joseph tournament
Still attempting to shake off the football cobwebs, the Thorndale Bulldogs snatched their own tournament over the weekend.
The No. 19 Bulldogs (10- 4) blitzed theough the tourney unbeaten and disposed of Georgetown Gateway 47-35 in the championship game. Full Story
Blake named All-State spiker
Milano sophomore Cashlyne Blake was named to the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 2A All-State volleyball team.
Blake, along with fellow All-State selection Myke Morehead, led 31-8 Milano to a No. 5 ranking and a spot in the regional finals.
A setter, Blake produced 891 assists on the season and is a twotime all-district choice. Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER BASKETBALL Monday (Dec. 29-30)—Cameron Tournament
LADY TIGER BASKETBALL
Friday—at Troy, JV-V, 5-6:30 Monday—Austin Crockett, JV-V,
Friday—at Flatonia, V, 2 p.m. MILANO GIRLS BASKETBALL Friday—at Somerville, V, 3 p.m.
THORNDALE BASKETBALL Monday (Dec. 29-30)—Cameron Tournament Full Story