Carrying a lot of weight
Cjazkowski becomes RHS’s first state powerlifting champion
Lifter sets new state record in the bench press
ABILENE—Jamie Czajkowski brashly predicted last week he was going to break the state record in the bench press.
He accommplished that for sure, with just a little added bonus for the effort.
Czajkowski is Rockdale High School’s first state powerlifting champion. Full Story
Den mother to us all had endless energy
I have written before in this space that if you’re lucky, you’re friends fathers become your father as well, trying to help you get a foot hold in this life.
While we all have certainly lost a number of our “fathers” here in the past decade. This past week, we lost one of the mothers, or as I like to call her, the den mother to us all. Full Story
Rockdale Youth Baseball League
OPENING DAY 2013
Under less than ideal circumstances, the threw out the first pitch Saturday morning as temperatures hovered in the low 50s. Full Story
Lady Tigers’ rally keeps them atop the leader board
Wallis’ RBI pushes Rockdale past College Station to stay unbeaten
Alyssa Wallis’ RBi single in the sixth inning pushed the Rockdale Lady Tigers past College Station en route to a 6-4 victory Tuesday night on th road.
Aiming for their first league championship since 2007, the Lady Tigers remained unbeaten in District 18-3A play at 4-0 and are 12-3 overall.
Rockdale now has a two-game lead over the Lady Cougars (11- 13, 2-2). Full Story
GIRLSTeam District OverallRockdale 4-0 12-3Caldwell 3-1 19-7College Station 2-2 11-13Taylor 2-2 3-12Madisonville 1-3 N/ANavasota 0-4 N/ATuesday’s results: Rockdale 6,College Station 4.Friday’s results: Rockdale 4,Navasota 0; Caldwell 5, CollegeStation 1; Madisonville 6, Taylor 5. Full Story
Tigers log first district win over Navasota
Blue shut out by College Station Tuesday night
After picking up their first league victory of the season, the Rockdale Tigers were blanked by College Station 9-0 Tuesday night on the road.
The Tigers slip to 12-8 overall and 1-2 in District 18-3A play.
College Station—led by former Thorndale coach Scott Holder—improved to 16-6 ad 2-1. Full Story
Bulldogs down in district
Thorndale outhits Granger in defeat
The Thorndale Bulldogs lost 5-3 in seven innings at Thorndale on Tuesday, despite outhitting Granger seven to six.
Price Miller racked up three RBIs on three hits for the Thorndale Bulldogs Varsity.
He doubled in the first inning and singled in the third and fifth innings. Full Story
Wright girl for the job
Hailey Wright captured first place in the 100-meter hurdles and was second in the 300-meter hurdles as the Rockdale Lady Tigers placed sixth at the Lexington Relays. The Rockdale boys were also sixth. Full Story
Milano boys win district golf title
Walton shoots 80 to take individual championship
CAMERON—The Milano boys golf team took the District 25A t it le on Monday during the district meet held at Cameron Country Club.
The team shot a 336 total, well ahead of second place Holland’s 363 total.
Sophomore Derek Walton led the Eagles with a score of 80, also good enough to earn the individual district champion t it le for the left-hander. Full Story
Eagles continue district struggles
MILANO--Things just aren’t going the Eagles way as Milano (1-5)continue to struggle in District 26A play, falling to visiting Holland on Tuesday night 17-6.
Juan Valdivia took the loss for the Eagles, pitching all seven innings.
David Jentsch and Jordan Millar were each three- forfour at the plate, with Jentsch knocking in two runs and Millar one. Full Story
Lady Dogs chalk up road win to remain in playoff chase
It took extra innings to get past Thrall
GRANGER— The Thorndale Lady Dogs were on the road at Granger on Tuesday and came home wiht a 11-3 win.
Charla Leopold tossed the win and held Granger to just three hits on the night. Full Story
Rotary scholarship golf tourney set for April 6
Rockdale Rotary Club’s 21st annual Mike McFalls Memorial Scholarship Scramble golf tou r nament will be held Saturday, April 6 at Rockdale Country Club.
Lee Jenkins, organizer, said entry fee is $70 and includes green fee and two mulligans. A maximum 72 players will be entered. Full Story
BOYSTeam District OverallTaylor 2-0 3-5Caldwell 2-0 14-3College Station 2-1 16-6Rockdale 1-2 12-8Madisonville 0-2 9-8Navasota 0-2 6-8Tuesday’s results: College Station 9, Rockdale 0;Friday’s results: Rockdale 4,Navasota 1; Taylor def. Madisonville;Caldwell 10, College Station 3.
TIGER BASEBALL STATISTICS Full Story
Sale results a no-show in junior livestock event
This is where you were supposed to read the complete sale results from the 2013 Milam County Junior Livestock Show, held last week at Cameron’s Youth Exposition Building.
But by 5 p.m. Tuesday, well past The Reporter’s deadline, show officials were unable to get results to us for publication this week’s edition. Full Story
AG & OUTDOORS BRIEFS
Nature Festival photo deadline is Friday Full Story