Decade of Change
Here is a list of some of the best of Rockdale athletics for the past decade: Event: The formation of the Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor by Athletic Director Jeff Miller. Team: 2005 Softball 27-5 team was one game away from state tournament Coach: Jessica Poole, softball. 69-18 record (35-1 in district), 3 district championships, 32 straight league wins Football player: Stryker Sulak All-state, All-Big 12, 6th round draft pick of Oakland Raiders. Basketball players: Lance Loewe and Will McQuitter Both have scored over 1,000 points Girls basketball: Jessica Gaines 2-time first-team all-state, scholarship to Stephen F. Austin. Baseball player: Nic Hammett All-state, school record 94 RBI. Girls track: Leslie Starnes 4 trips to state meet, 3 silver medals, TCU scholarship. Boys track: Michael Menley Silver medal in discus. Scholarship to Tulane. Softball player: Kaitlynne Schnerr 1st team All-State, school record 100 RBI, .492 average, Temple College Scholarship. Volleyball player: Kaitlynne Schnerr District MVP hitter. 3-time first team all-district. Boys tennis: Jeff Easterwood. 4 trips to state, three medals. Girls tennis: Ginger Owen State trip. Boys powerlifting: Andre Johnson State meet, Still holds many school records. Girls powerlifting: Trish Schneider. Two trips to state. Cross Country: Rozalyn Dixon Trip to state.