Good to go, 5-0
Lady Tigers off to best start since 2008-09 season
If winning translates into fun, the Rockdale Lady Tigers are having a blast.
The Lady Tigers recorded their fifth straight win to open the season, handling Austin Lanier 53-36 Tuesday night at Tiger Gymnasium.
This is the best start by a Rockdale girls team since Janet Havelka’s squad opened the 2008 season at 5-0.
Lady Tiger Coach Liz Galloway Full Story
‘God is good, I’m going to the game!’
I BLEED MAROON
God is good! By His grace and favor I am now the proud owner of a ticket to the A&M vs. Texas game on Thanksgiving night.
I am super excited...I’m going to the game! This game was an important item on my “sports bucket list” of things to go before I die. I know, I’m only 33 so why am I thinking about a bucket list already. Full Story
Beavers dam up Milano
Early hole too much for Eagles to claw out of
DRIPPING SPRINGS—Falls City lost 16 starters off its state championship team of 2010.
Don’t ask the Milano Eagles to feel sorry for them.
The Eagles couldn’t over come early turnovers and a little bit of nerves, falling 47-13 to the defending state champion Falls City Beavers in the Class A Division II state football playoffs. Full Story
Dickerson rolls perfect 300
Thorndale girls coach reaches victory milestone
THORNDALE—It was a special night on Friday as the Thorndale Lady Dogs won their home opener of the 2011 season.
What made the victory worth remembering was that it handed head coach Bradl ey Dickerson his 300th career varsity victory.
The 5- 0 L ady
Dogs defeated Franklin at Bulldog Gym 71- 67 before steamrolling Granger
73-11 Tuesday night. Full Story
Tigers use extra time to edge Snook
SNOOK—Wendell Mitchell converted a layup with two seconds remaining in overtime to push the Tigers past Snook 57- 56 Friday night on the road.
The layup completed a 27-point evening for the freshman point guard as he rallied Rockdale from a third quarter deficit.
The Tigers (1-1) outscored the 0-2 Blue Jays 10-9 in the extra period. Full Story
AWAY AT COLLEGE
ROCKDALE Emily Ammon—Southwestern (track) Le’Raven Clark—Texas Tech (football) Logan David—Blinn (football) Billy Gonzalez—West Texas A&M (baseball) Lance Loewe—East Texas Baptist (basketball) Joe Sanders—Midwestern (football) Meagan Hearn—Marion (Ala.) Military Institute (softball) Tyler Wright—Tarleton St. (football) Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
LADY TIGER BASKETBALL
Tuesday—Waco Reicher, JV-V,
JUNIOR HIGH BASKETBALL
GIRLS Thursday (Dec.1)—at LaGrange,
Tuesday—Franklin Full Story
FALLS CITY 47, MILANO 13
Clockwise from above: Dominique Messer and Chris Juhl discuss strategy. In the middle, Toby Sanders led Milano with 27 yards rushing. Full Story