Lady Tigers lose grasp of the top
Montelongo becomes Lady Tigers’ all-time win leader
Coming off a 17-hit effort in a come-from-behind victory over Madisonville, the Rockdale Lady Tigers found their hit nag somewhat empty.
Managing just two hits that produced no runs, the Lady Tigers were upset by Taylor Tuesday night 2- 0 at the Softball Complex. Full Story
Crumps continue Tigers dominance in mixed doubles
TAYLOR—It has almost become a rite of spring.
As sure as bluebonnets will bloom in April, a Tiger tennis twosome are bound for regionals. Full Story
Tiger golfers bag fourth straight title
NAVASOTA—The Rockdale golf team had a simple strategy for keeping teams at bay at the district golf tournament.
With all five members of the team finishing in the top 10, they clogged up the leader board with little room for any outsiders that might want to venture into the rarefied territory. Full Story
Tigers take their turn in one run wins with rally
Bases loaded walk in eighth trips Taylor
After dropping two straight one-run losses in district play, Rockdale was tiring of being nosed out at the finish line.
So, when it appeared they were going to be trimmed a third time, they exhausted every avenue to win.
Austin Caffey drew a bases loaded walk in the bottom of the eighth inning to steal a 7-6 victory over Taylor Tuesday at Tiger ballpark. Full Story
Brook s ready to get back as a back
Former Rockdale star returns to the field after injury
NORMAN—Tony Brooks didn’t want his son, Daniel Brooks, to long jump Mar. 7, 2012.
Something about it felt wrong to him.
He found himself driving to the meet to urge his son not to participate in the long jump portion of the Rockdale Relays. Full Story
Lady Dogs will return to playoffs
THORNDALE—The Thorndale Lady Dogs (12-7, 6-1) will return to Class A state playoffs after a two year absence after their stint in 2A.
With wins over Bartlett and Holland last week, the team clinched second place in District 26A and are headed to the playoffs. Full Story
baseballRockdale 7, Taylor 6(8 innings)Taylor 030 002 01—6Rockdale 100 120 12—7W-Brinkley (7-5). 3B-Loth (R).Records—Rockdale 14-10, 2-4 inDistrict 18-3A. Taylor 12-13, 2-4.Highlights: Caffey walks to bringin winning run. Loth 3B 3 RBI.Madisonville 2, Rockdale 1L-Brinkley (6-5). Records— Full Story
Dawson scholarship softball tourney Apr. 13
A co-ed softball tournament to raise funds for the Germaine Dawson Scholarship Fund has been set for Saturday, April 13 at the girls softball complex.
Organizer Michael Bleeker said the deadline to sign up teams is 8 p.m. Friday, April 11. Full Story
On senior night, Lady Eagles clinch playoff spot with win
Milano back in the bracket after one year absence
MILANO—It was senior night on Monday, during the Lady Eagles (12-9, 5-2) home finale. It was bittersweet because the team has also clinched a spot in the post-season after a one year absence. Full Story
Thorndale run rules Milano
Playing for their playoff lives, the Thorndale Bulldogs run-ruled Milano 11-1 Tuesday night.
Eric Guzman and Riley Rchaefer pounded out doubles to lead the Bulldogs.
Eric Hinistroza drove in three runs, while Schaefer collected two RBI as the Bulldogs jumped out 6-0 in the first two innings.
Schaefer also picke up the win Full Story
where they play
TIGER BASEBALLFriday—at Navasota JV-V, 4:30-7Tuesday—College Station, JV-V,4:30-7LADY TIGER SOFTBALLThursday—at Navasota, JV-V, 5-7Tuesday—College Station, JV-V, 5-7TIGER TRACKWednesday (April 17)—Area Meet atCollege StationTIGER GOLFMonday-Tuesday—Girls Regional Full Story
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