Rockdale has become a Mecca of sports activity
While most schools are cutting back on tournaments and track meets, the Rockdale ISD has become the Mecca of sports activity this past school year.
While most track meets are wasting away, the venerable, 52-year old Rockdale Relays received a shot of adrenaline raised the bar to 14 teams a couple of weeks ago after hosting just six schools last year and surely was on life support. Full Story
Lady Tigers reverse their field by stopping Caldwell
Largest offensive output of the season provides big win
Staring into the abyss of possibly slipping even further down in the district pecking order, the Rockdale Lady Tigers may have given some indication of just how they plan to handle it.
They came out swinging.
The Lady Tigers punched out 13 hits and drove home 10 runs to fight off Caldwell 12-9 Thursday afternoon at the RHS Softball Complex. Full Story
Another solid pitching performance from Gibbs allows Tigers to stand alone atop district
His defense failed him twice and the bats weren’t exactly lighting up the sky, but through it all, Brandon Gibbs remained calm. Full Story
Young coach, veteran team right combo for Milano
Rasberry takes reins in first head coaching position
MILANO—The Milano Eagles let the bats fly in
their 23-0 win over Round Top-Carmine on Friday.
The blowout was the 5-2 Eagles’ last game before they begin District 26A play on March 26 against Bartlett and are hoping it will serve as their coming out party.
Milano looks to improve on a 7-7 outing in 2009 under new head coach Jayce Rasberry. Full Story
Milano’s Catalina takes
sixth at state meet
CORPUS CHRISTI—Milano High School senior Christin Catalina finished sixth in the 132-pound weight class at the Texas High School State Women’s Powerlifting Association state championships on Saturday at the American Bank Center. Full Story
BASEBALL Rockdale 10, Thorndale 9 (10 inn) Thorndale 000 153 000 0— 9 8 3 Rockdale 200 304 000 1—10 8 4
Jordan and Saunders, Maupin (5); Sanders, Elliott (5), Sanders (8) and Elliott, Chelf (3), Schneider (4), Byrd (5), Sanders (7), Chelf (9). W-Chelf 5-1. L-Maupin. 2B-Jordan, P., Maupin, Fisher, Miller (T), Sanders, Schnerr (R). Records— Rockdale 10-5. 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