Thorndale can’t stop Eagles in 74-26 district loss
THORNDALE— Sometime it’s just better to pick up the pieces and move on.
That’s what Thorndale is going to have to do after being dismantled by No. 6 Rogers 74-26 in a battle of District 12-2A, Division II unbeatens at Bulldog Stadium in front of an overflow crowd. Full Story
Welcome to the jungle
BATON ROUGE—There has been so much talk about whether or not Texas A&M will be able to fit in with its new friends in the Southeastern Conference. Full Story
Navasota produces assembly line signal callers
And so it goes in the Navasota good book.
Jacolby Stokes bequeath Kye Hildreth who then bequeath Ian Day who bequeath Kadaruis Baker.
Like some quarterback assembly line, Navasota is never at a loss when it comes to the most important position on the roster. Full Story
Lady Tigers drop a pair in district competition
No. 7 LaGrange invades Tiger Gym for win
The Rockdale Lady Tigers fell to the No. 7 ranked LaGrange Lady Leopards in straight sets Tuesday night at Tiger Gym.
The Lady Tigers (6-19, 0-4) fell 11-25, 16-25, 19-25.
Lisa Vest had five kills and Shelbie Evans t wo block s against LaGrange.
Jill Young added eight digs and Victoria Drake two aces. Drake and Amanda Boyd each set eight assists on the night. Full Story
Milano puts its unbeaten mark on the line against No. 8 Burton
District opener could go a long way in determing league champion
MILANO—The Milano Eagles will put their undefeated record to the test this week as they host the No. 8 ranked Burton Panthers, who are also 5- 0 on the season, in the District 13-A Division II opener for both teams on Friday night at Pruitt Field.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER FOOTBALL Friday—at Navasota, 7:30 p.m.
LADY TIGER VOLLEYBALL
Friday—at Navasota (F-JV-V),
TIGER CROSS COUNTRY Saturday—Allen Academy Run
JUNIOR HIGH FOOTBALL
Friday—Burton, 7:30 p.m. Full Story
Thorndale stops four game skid
No. 24 Lady Dogs upend No. 25 Florence on road
The No. 24 Thorndale Lady Dogs broke a four game losing streak with a road win at No. 25 Florence on Tuesday night, defeating the Lady Buffs 25-19, 25-12, 25-12.
Tamicka Cook and Heat her Butterworth each had seven kills on the night.
Kiersten Butter worth had 10 kills and Shelbie Maupi n re c orde d 19 assists. Full Story
Milano opens second half with road victory
No. 13 Lady Eagles have reeled off nine straight wins
The No. 13 Milano Lady Eagles began the second round of District 25-A action on Tuesday night with a road win in Holland.
The 22-8, 7-0 Lady Eagles are now on a nine game winning streak.
It took Milano four sets to take the match from the Lady Hornets, winning 25-19 25-18, 22-25, 25-14. Full Story
State champions need to contact athletic office
The 1976 state football champions and the 1977 state track champions will be included in this year’s Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor ceremonies. Full Story
Whenever something needs to be done in the UT athletic program, people don’t call DeLoss Dodds, they get ahold of Rockdale native Mike Korth.
This is the first in a series of articles on the 12 members who will be inducted into the Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor Oct. 28. Full Story
Ford’s five touchdowns lead 7th grade to win
THURSDAY: The junior varsity and freshmen host Navasota with the first game at 5 p.m.. The junior high Tigers are idle.
Fighting off an early deficit, the Rockdale Tiger seventh grade team picked up their first victory of the season by whipping Salado 36-20 as Davion Ford crossed the goal line five times. Full Story