Eagles fly over High Island
Milano records just second playoff win in school history
ROSE N BU RG —It ’s been a decade since High Island ruined Milano’s memorable season w ith a improbable come-from behind victor y, so the Eagles’ victory Friday night is a little late to labeled revenge.
They’ll settle for redemption. instead. Full Story
Second half shutdown sends Big Blue packing in bi-district loss to Columbus
BRYAN—In a game that started off as a sprint competition, it was slow and steady that won the race.
Collecting the only points that were posted in the second half, Columbus edged Rockdale 20-19 at Merrill Green Stadium Friday night in a Class 3A, Division II bi-district affair. Full Story
2010 season was a paradox for Tiger football team
It is extremely difficult to gauge the Rockdale football season that just came to a premature conclusion.
On the one hand, the reconstructed Tigers weren’t supposed to do a whole lot, being tabbed for fifth in the district standings. Full Story
Loewe starting over after losing all five starters and 10 top players
In his 33 years as a coach, only once before has Dusty Loewe been
left with a cupboard so bare as the one he has been saddled with in 2010.
“My second year at Rice Consolidated,” Loewe remembered. “We lost nearly everyone from the bi-district team the year before. I started four sophomores and one junior. Full Story
Lady Tigers a completely different team this year
Continuity has been an issue for the past two years
Just when Liz Galloway- McQuitter thinks she has come to a point where she thinks things are finally going to turn around, she sees a brand new set of faces in front of her.
This year is no different. Full Story
Engraved pavers available for new baseball complex
An exciting transition is taking place currently at the Tiger Baseball Complex.
As many of you have noticed, much-needed improvements are under way. Part of the construction plan will provide a plaza area that will consist of brick pavers.
These pavers will also be used on the walkway leading into the baseball complex. Full Story
Rubio qualifies for national AAU meet
HOUSTON—This past Sunday Juan Rubio ran in the Gulf District XC Championship XC Championship at Houston Christian High School and took another 1st place.
He will advance to the AAU Cross Countr y National meet on December 4th at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex at Disney World
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AREA ALL-DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL
DISTRICT 27-2A District MVP—Cayleigh Drake, Rogers, Sr. Offensive MVP—Maeson Mondrik, Cameron, Jr. Defensive MVP—Brook Brashear, Cameron, Sr. Setter MVP–Kelsey Hudson, Rogers, Sr. Newcomer of the Year—Margaret Sukup, Jarrell, Soph. Coaches of the Year–Stacy Rogers, Rogers; Debbie Hansen, Lago Vista
First Team Full Story
Tigers’ Brooks is ‘Built Ford Tough’
Rockdale’s Daniel Brooks was named the Built Ford Tough Class 3A Player of the Week for his per formance against LaGrange on Oct. 22.
With the season wrapping up and the playoffs looming, everyone in Rockdale knows that the Tigers will go only so far as Daniel Brooks will take them. Full Story
Salado 65, Rockdale 34
SALADO (1-0)—Spears 12, Tucker 12, Heiner 9, Warren 8, Kornegy 8, Cleveland 6, Meiman 6, Ponder 4.
ROCKDALE (0-1)—Dean 5-11-22, Skubal 3-0-7, Brinkley 1-1-3, Frei 1-0-2. Totals: FG-10-41, 3PT, 2-6 FT—34. Salado 20 14 14 17—65 Rockdale 2 8 10 14—34 Full Story