Montelongo lets go with home run show
No. 5 Huffman- Hargrave on deck in area round
BASTROP—With the playoff monkey off their backs, the Rockdale Lady Tigers are free to move on.
Having won their first playoff series in six years with a 12-1, run-rule thrashing of Columbus in a single bi-district playoff game, the Lady Tigers head to area where a familiar and talented foe awaits. Full Story
Tigers en fuego
Tigers smoking hot as they enter playoffs
Having stumbled late in the season and made the playoffs by the skin of their teeth, the Rockdale Tigers feel like they have regained some of the sparkle that made them a dangerous team to deal with at the start of the season. Full Story
STATE OF TENNIS
Rockdale mixed doubles team Ginny Flores and Full Story
Milano’s hole in one
Eagles making first trip to state tournament as a team
MILANO—For the first time in school history a boys team from Milano High School will compete for a state title.
The Eagles’ golf team is set to compete in the UIL Class A state golf tournament Thursday and Friday at Lions Municipal Golf Course in Austin. First group will tee off at 8 a.m. Full Story
Rubio, Brinkley headed to state
Rockdale duo make first appearance in Austin
HUMBLE—A couple of newcomers w ill be representing Rockdale at the state track meet in 2012 as a pair of juniors, Juan Rubio and Emily Brinkley, qualified to go to Austin.
The UIL state track meet will be held May 11-12 at Mike Meyers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas. Full Story
Eagles close out frustrating season with road victory
After quarterfinals appearance in 2011, young roster struggles
HOLLAND—Milano finished out a tough season with a 10-4 win at Holland on Friday.
The Eagles end their season at 2-8 in District 26A and 2-11 overall. The team finished tied with Holland for the bottom of the league standings. Full Story
Milano 10, Holland 4 Holland 010 201 0—4 Milano 204 013 0—10
WP-Pack, 7K, 5BB.
Records—Milano 2-11, 2-8. SOFTBALL
Rockdale 12, Columbus 1 (5) Rockdale 151 23—12 13 0 Columbus 000 10—1 2 0 Full Story
5th annual Tiger Booster Club tourney is May 5
Rockdale Tiger Booster Club w ill host its 5th annual golf tournament on Saturday, May 5 at the Rockdale Country Club.
The one day tournament will include a crawfish boil. Full Story
JUMPING JOE—Rockdale’s Joe Sanders, who was recently converted from quarterback, led the Maroon squad with seven receptions for 70 yards during Midwestern’s spring football game. Full Story
PLATINUM SPONSOR—Abiding Choice Inc. donated $1,000 to the Relay For Life of Milam County last week. Full Story
Rockdale not ‘stuck in a rut’
’ll go anywhere as long as it’s forward.— David
Livingstone Full Story