The first 100 years: What kind of school is RHS?
When Rockdale High School defeated Giddings 6-0 in football in 1910, that singular event raised the curtain on Tiger athletics which is celebrating 100 years of extracurricular activities this school year. Full Story
Milano takes tournament title from hosts Rosebud-Lott
ROSEBUD—Milano’s varsity boys basketball team surprised a lot of people over the holiday break, capturing the Rosebud-Lott Holiday Classic tournament championship in upsetting fashion.
They did so by taking down the host and the Class 2A No. 16 ranked host Cougars 56-42 in the title game. Full Story
Tigers tip off district in 0-2 hole
Cagers have lost seven of last eight games
In district play, it is imperative that you protect your home floor no matter what, should you have playoff aspirations.
The fact that Rockdale has a brand new home to play in didn’t factor in as the No. 18 Tigers were scuffed up by No. 10 Rudder 85- 79 Saturday afternoon at Tiger Gymnasium in the District 24-3A lid lifter. Full Story
Lady Tigers struggling in early district action
Shooting woes prevent girls from keeping pace
The Rockdale Lady Tigers dropped to 0-4 in District 24- 3a play with losses to Bryan Rudder and Navasota.
The Lady Tigers are now 4-17 on the season.
Rockdale fell to Navasota 54- 10 Tuesday night on the road.
Ivory Douglas had four points, Megan Hearn two, Janeene Maloy two and Brittany Frei one. Full Story
It’s all Lady Dogs in their own backyard shootout
Bulldogs get mashed by state ranked Mumford on boys’ side
THORNDALE—It was all homestyle in the annual Thorndale Shootout held at Bulldog Gym as the Lady Dogs captured their own tourney title with wins over Taylor, Caldwell and Franklin.
A come from behind victory over Mumford on Monday night has No. 15 ranked Thorndale at 14-4 as they prepared to open District 27-A play on Friday.
Navasota 79, Rockdale 57
ROCKDALE (12-9, 0-2)—D’vontrae White 1-0-2, Lance Loewe 6-4-21, William McQuitter 7-8-22, Justin Gadison 5-0-10, Ray Peters 1-0-2. Totals FG 20-50 FT 12-18 3PT 5-10—57 Full Story
2nd annual baseball alumni game planned
After last year’s wildly successful debut, Rockdale baseball coach Jarad Richards is organizing another alumni scrimmage between any ex-baseball player from Rockdale High School and the 2010 Tiger varsity. Full Story
Callas named to allstate spike team
Rockdale senior Crystal Callas was named honorable mention on the Texas Sports Writers
Class 3A All-State volleyball team.
Callas turned in an outstanding season for the 7-21 Lady Tigers, posting 198 kills, 193 assists, 160 digs, 42 aces and 25 blocks. Full Story
AWAY AT COLLEGE
ROCKDALE Nic Hammett—Rice (football & baseball) Gary Randall—Texas A&M (football) Austin January—Abilene Christian (football) Kortlin White—Mary Hardin-Baylor (football) Krysten Brooks—Texas-Arlington (track) Billy Gonzalez—Temple College (baseball) Chance Betchan—Faulkner, Alabama (baseball) Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER BASKETBALL Friday—Caldwell F-JV-V, 5:15-6:15-
7:30 Tuesday—Liberty Hill, F-JV-V, 5:15-
LADY TIGER BASKETBALL Friday—Caldwell, F-JV-V, 5:15-
Tuesday—at Waco Christian Full Story