Mumford’s success built on adjustments
A USTIN–For most of Chris Sodek’s decade as head coach of Mumford, the Mustangs were known for blowing up scoreboards all over Central Texas.
All shooting, all the time.
Last season, the Mustangs set a state record for threes in a game with 26 against Prairie Lea. They broke their own record of 25. Full Story
Mumford misses the last train to Clarksville
Third quarter lull puts a damper on perfect season
AUSTIN—They had the physical makeup of a college team and they certainly put their attributes to good use.
A physical Clarksville team beat up Mumford 65-47 in the Class A, Division I finals of UIL state tournament Saturday morning at the Frank Erwin Center. Full Story
Big inning lifts Lady Tigers past Salado
Newlin goes 3- for-4 with three runs batted in
The Rockdale Lady Tigers didn’t let the fact that they were playing without their top two hitters get in the way of beating a good team.
Play ing w ithout Marissa Mireles and Kayla Deary, the Lady Tigers jumped out early and then tacked on some insurance runs late in the game to slip by Salado 9- 5 Tuesday af ternoon at the Rockdale Softball Complex. Full Story
Sports Hall of Honor member Gadison, passes away at age 82
Was a pioneer in the Aycock sports legacy
Lee Earl Gadison, such a fierce competitor that his teenage sons would not even challenge him, passed away March 8 in a San Antonio hospital.
He was 82.
Gadison, a 1950 Aycock graduate, was inducted into the Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor in 2008. Full Story
Most sports events called off due to rain
What’s good for the foilage plays havoc on the sports schedule.
Most area sporting events were cancelled due to the rains that pelted Central Texas over the weekend.
The Giddings Relays were cancelled due to a wet track, while the Hempstead Classic that the Tiger baseball team was scheduled to participate in was also called off. Full Story
Rockdale left fielder Amanda Boyd chases down a base hit
Rockdale left fielder Amanda Boyd chases down a base hit in the sixth inning of the Lady Tigers’ 9- 5 victory over Salado Tuesday. Full Story
Cowboy Church to hold annual team roping at Fair Park Sunday
The Milam County Cowboy Church we holt is annual team roping on Sunday, March 18 at the Rockdale Fair Park arena, spokesperson Daniel Garrison has announced.
The day will start with a church ser v ice at 9 a. m. w ith guest speaker David Key. Full Story
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Connell and Franz, Hill (6); Newlin and Montelongo. W-Montelongo. L-Franz. 2B-Newlin (R). 3B-Norman 2 (S). Records–Rockdale 8- 6, Salado 12-7.
Highlights: Newlin 3-4 2B 3RBI; Montelongo 10 Ks. Full Story
DOUBLE UP— Ginny Flores and Nicholas Gonzalez captured their second mixed doubles championship of the year at the Rockdale Tournament. Full Story