Tigers tune up one last time at Robinson

Big Blue chomping at the bit to get started


Tiger Seniors 2012, Noe Zelaya (99), William Dean (25), Ethan Brinkley (8), Pedro Ibares (57), Patric Trejo (48), Markus Hayes (34), Gabriel McQuinn(55), Anthony Morton (20), Stefan Hinajosa (21). Tiger Seniors 2012, Noe Zelaya (99), William Dean (25), Ethan Brinkley (8), Pedro Ibares (57), Patric Trejo (48), Markus Hayes (34), Gabriel McQuinn(55), Anthony Morton (20), Stefan Hinajosa (21). The Rockdale football team will take one more opportunity to prepare for the season opener when they travel to Robinson Thursday night for the Tigers final scrimmage of the pre-season.

The Tigers open the season Friday, Aug. 31 at Salado.

Rockdale hosted Marlin in a scrimmage last Friday where the Tigers got off to a shaky start, but rebounded with a strong finish against the Bulldogs.

Robinson is coming off a 9-3 record in 2012 and are led by 6-foot-4 quarterback Carson Earp (3,600 yards, 36 TDs).

The Rockets captured their first playoff win in five years in 2011.

2012 tiger schedule

Aug. 31 at Salado
Sept. 7 Burnet
Sept. 14 at Cameron
Sept. 21 Liberty Hill
Sept. 28 Smithville
Oct. 5 at Hillsboro
Oct. 12 at Taylor*
Oct. 19 Madisonville*
Oct. 26 at Navasota*
Nov. 2 OPEN
Nov. 9 Caldwell*
* District 18-3A game


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