Dogs lose in state semifinals - Free Access
After an almost a two-hour rain delay the Thorndale Bulldogs lost a heart breaker 5-4 to the Evadale Rebels in the Class A semifinals of the UIL state baseball tournament Wednesday at The Dell Diamond in Round Rock. Full Story
Sizemore angling for pole position
Thorndale girl following family rodeo traditon
THORNDALE—Sixteen year-old Tandy Sizemore was born
with rodeo in her blood.
“She could ride before she could walk,” her mother Dawn said. Full Story
Bulldogs hope to banish bad mojo at Dell
While the coaching fraternity is without a doubt, the most superstitious profession on the face of the earth, Kelly Kuhl has not ordered an exorcism on Dell Diamond or a witch doctor to make sure the infield is not possessed.
The Thorndale baseball coach promises there will be no dead roosters lying about to take the curse off his team’s gloves or bats. Full Story
Bulldogs earn a fifth trip to state tournament in the past six years with one game playoff win over No. 7 LaPryor
SAN ANTONIO—With a bronze medal hanging in the dugout as inspiration—perhaps an albatross, perhaps a reminder— Thorndale is determined to trade up for gold as the Bulldogs head back to state. Full Story
Roddam named All-Brazos Valley
Former Lady Tiger a first-team selection
Former Rockdale shortstop Kassie Roddam was named to the first-team of the 14th annual Bryan-College Station
All-Brazos Valley team.
Roddam had a banner year in leading the Lady Tigers to a playoff berth and their first post-season win since 2006. Full Story
Loewe gets Wilder scholarship
Graduated Rockdale senior Lance Loewe has received the Harold Wilde r Memorial Scholarship from the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches.
Loewe, who finished his career as the fifth leading scorer in RHS history, will play basketball at East Texas Baptist in the fall. Full Story