Thorndale drops game one of regional finals series - Free Access
Teams to clash Saturday at A&M
SAN ANTONIO—The Thorndale Bulldogs could not hold on to an early lead and left eight base runners stranded in a 7-5 loss to No. 10 D’Hanis Thursday night at Burbank Stadium in the Class A, Region IV regional semifinals. Full Story
Class of 2010 possessed a renaissance feel
While RHS says goodbye to another group of athletes, the Class of 2010 had a feel of renaissance about it—meaning several teams and individuals accomplished things that had not been feated in a while.
Take for instance the boys track team. Brent Hasselbach’s bunch rang up Rockdale’s first district championship since 2001. Full Story
Drake brothers are world champion hog catchers— and darn proud of it
Dan and Mark Drake have certainly had their
share of athletic successes.
Dan was an all-state tight end for the Rockdale football team and Mark was an all-state baseball player, not to mention that he is the school’s all-time leading passer.
But nothing in their athletic history has crowned them “World Champions” which is what they can claim now. Full Story
Dawgs break out the brooms
Thorndale one series away from fifth state trip in last six years
TAY LOR—A f ter Flatonia posted three runs in the top of the second, Thorndale Coach Kelly Kuhl spoke to his team and broke the game down to its simplest terms.
“I told them when they came off the field... was all we needed to do was win the inning and we would still be winning the game.” Full Story
Rockdale ISD offers up plenty for kids in summer
If you are looking for something to keep you busy during the summer months, the Rockdale athletic department has plenty to keep you occupied.
Come join the Tiger staff for four days of fun, competition and learning from June 7-10.
Athletic Director Jeff Miller and his staff are eager to meet the future of the Rockdale athletic program. Full Story
Jubilee Days rodeo returns June 11-12
Jubilee Days, Rockdale’s annual summertime rodeo, is set for June 11-12 and promises top-notch rodeo action.
Events will include Sorting, Branding, Doctoring, Mugging and Milking. Buckles will be awarded to average winners, top horse and top hand. Full Story
Cen-Tex Thundercatz select tryouts June 5
Currently recruiting experienced, motivated and dedicated girls who love to play softball.
Tryouts for girls age 8-10 years old (Must not have turned 10 prior to January 1, 2010) at the Thorndale Girls Softball Field Saturday, June 5 at 9 am
Copy of an official birth certifi- cate must be provided to tryout. Full Story
In the recent Rockdale Rotary Club golf tournament, Claude Hendrickson/Dixie Equipment, was a $1,000 gold sponsor, event organizer Homer Mowdy said. Full Story
Cameron Rotary golf tournament June 4-5
CA MERON—The Cameron Rotary Club invites local golfers to tee it up for the civic organizations annual Golf Tournament at the Cameron Country Club. This year’s event will be held on June 4-5.
Festivities begin with a social at 6:30 on June 4 with free food. Full Story
Richards Memorial Hospital’s third annual Health Fair had booths that promoted healthy activities. Full Story