Part of football royalty, Hamrick joins RHS
Grandfather, father successful football coaches
When it came to choosing a profession, Hunter Hamrick probably didn’t have much say in the matter—it’s in his blood.
Part of one of the most storied and respected coaching families in Texas high school history, Hunter Hamrick has become the new of fensive coordinator for the Rockdale Tigers. Full Story
Kovar resigns Normangee job
NORMA NGEE—Former Rockdale assistant John Kovar has resigned as head football coach at Normangee after less than t wo mont h s on the job.
Kovar cited conflicts with the school board con- cerning potential personnel as the reason for his abrupt resignation. Full Story
The Class of 2012 part of resurrection
While we say goodbye to another graduating class of Rockdale athletes, it’s always interesting to take a look back at each class’ accomplishments on the field and the courts.
When searching for the best way to describe the Class of 2012, it could be resurrection.
They were indispensable in the resurgence of several Tiger sports programs. Full Story
Power & Puff
After a three-year hiatus, the Rockdale Lady Tigers’ Powder Puff football game was reinstated with the seniors blanking the sophomores 18-0 in the finals of the four-class tournament. Clockwise from the bottom left, senior Jill Young fights for an interception. Above left, junior Lisa Vest goes up the ladder to haul in a ball. At the top right, sophomore Samantha Muston returns an interception the length of the field for a touchdown. Above right, junior Marissa Mireles and senior Victoria Drake collide while fighting for a pass. For more powder puff photos, turn to page 2C.
Rockdale ISD offers up plenty for kids in summer
If you are looking for something to keep you busy during the summer months, the Rockdale athletic department has plenty to keep you occupied.
Come join the Tiger staff for four days of fun, competition and learning from June 4-28.
Athletic Director Jeff Miller and his staff are eager to meet the future of the Rockdale athletic program. Full Story
TOP MHS ATHLETES
TOP MHS ATHLETES—Awards and recognition were handed out at the annual Milano athletic banquet held Thursday in the MHS cafetorium. Full Story
Junior-high promotes 116 in ceremony on Wednesday
Speeches by valedictor ian Emily Ibarra and salutatorian Travis Morgan highlighted the first-ever Wednesday promot ion exercise s for Rockd a le Junior-High School’s Class of 2012, at 10:30 a.m. May 23, in the junior-high gymnasium, according to Principal April Eschberger. Full Story