McQuitter comes by his competitiveness honestly
One thing you have to remember about Will McQuitter is, despite the fact that he has just become Rockdale’s all-time leading scorer, he is barely 17 years old.
But if you take a look at the senior’s surroundings, it’s not hard to see what he has had the success he has had in his young life. Full Story
Eagles have reeled off nine straight wins
A lmost w it hout a nyone noticing, Milano has become a team to be reckoned with.
The under-the-radar Eagles are on a nine game winning streak and consequently, are unbeaten in the early stages of the District 27A race. Full Story
Splitsville: Tigers break even vs. rivals
McQuitter becomes Tigers’ all-time leading scorer; torches Taylor for 46 points
While Will McQuitter continues his assault on the RHS record book, it’s important to remember that as a team, the Tigers are aiming to make a little history themselves.
After starting the District 24- 3A slate in an 0-2 hole, Rockdale had rebounded with a pair of victories—one against arch rival Taylor on the road no less. Full Story
Lady Tigers post up first district win over Ducks
Girls close out first round of league play on a high note
The Rockdale Lady Tigers snapped a six-game district losing streak dating back to last season, by taming Taylor 31-25 Friday on the road.
The Lady Tigers slipped back into the loss column on Tuesday night with a 36-21 setback to Cameron, also on the road.
Rockdale stands 5-19 and 1- 6 in the Distr ict 24-3 A standings with five games left to play. Full Story
Here’s a sampling of some of the top scoring combinations in RHS basketball history with their combined and individual points for that particular season. Full Story
The 10 commandments of spring conditioning
It’s never a good idea to just show up and start throwing
With high school softball and baseball seasons fast approaching, preparation time comes as well.
It is never a good plan to just show up and start attempting the sport and all its required skills and demands. Here are some guidelines to help you prepare.
The 10 Commandments of baseball/softball conditioning: Full Story
First time Lady Eagle lifters carry weight of championship
CA MERON—In their f irst ever meet, the newly formed Milano girls powerlifting took the women’s team championship at Saturday’s Cameron Invitational at Yoe Gym.
The Lady Eagles had three first places, three seconds and three thirds to score 45 points, just enough to edge out Class 3A Navasota who scored 31, according to MHS powerlifting coach Sean Connor. Full Story
Bulldogs, Lady Bulldogs cruise through early district slates
Lady Dogs allowing just 31 points a game; Bulldogs picking up offensive steam
The No. 19 Thorndale Lady Dogs continue to pound through District 27-A opponents, topping both Granger and Holland over the last week.
Almost halfway through with league play, Thorndale has outscored its loop opponents 251- 124.
The Lady Dogs (18-4, 4-0) defeated Granger at Bulldog Gym Tuesday night 59-40. Full Story
Litchauer, Chelf power RHS team
THR A LL— Greg Chelf and Aubrie Litchauer grabbed firsts in their respective weight classes to lead the RHS powerlifting team in its first competition of the year.
Chelf, a senior competing in the 148-pound class, totaled 905 pounds to take first place.
Litchauer, in the 105-pound category, rang up a 360-pound total for the victory. Full Story
Knights of Columbus
free throw contest Sat.
All boys and girls, ages 10 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2010 Knights of Columbus free throw championship.
The event will be held this Saturday, Jan. 23 at 1 p.m. at the new RHS gymnasium. Registration will begin at noon and there is no entry fee. 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
Golf tourney to raise funds for Rising Star construction
Rising Star Baptist Church has scheduled its annual Golf Classic at Blackhawk Golf Course, in Pflugerville, on Saturday, March 27, at 1 p.m.
A free barbecue meal for participants will start at 11:30 a.m. Prizes will include trophies for the winning team and individual trophies, eight free rounds of golf, and more. Full Story
Cameron 66, Rockdale 61
ROCKDALE (14-11, 2-3)—Loewe 11-1-27, McQuitter 5-4-12, Gadison 5 - 0 -10, Wright 4 - - 0 -9, Davidson 1-0-3. Totals FG 24-63 FT 4-9 3PT 9-22—61. Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER BASKETBALL Friday—Madisonville F-JV-V, 5:15- 6:15-7:30 Tuesday—at Bryan Rudder F-JV-V, 5:15-6:15-7:30 LADY TIGER BASKETBALL Friday—Madisonville, JV-V, 6:15- 7:30 Tuesday—at Bryan Rudder, JV-V, 6-7:30 POWERLIFTING Saturday—Giddings Invitational MILANO BASKETBALL Friday—Thorndale Tuesday—a Full Story