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Home-home series to start tonight in Pollock; Saturday's game in Rockdale
Due to wet field conditions in Klein (where the playoff series was originally set), the RHS Lady Tiger softball team will travel to Pollock Central tonight to play on their home field at 6 p.m. Friday. Saturday's game will be played at 1 p.m. in Rockdale. Game 3 if necessary will be played 30 minutes following the second game. Full Story
Lady Tigers bedevil Huntington
No. 6 Pollock Central on deck in quarterfinals
MADISONVILLE—There’s one factor that can erase an entire game of futility at the plate—timely hitting.
Taking advantage of some clutch hitting, the Rockdale Lady Tigers swept Huntington out of the playoffs 7-4, 6-4 at Mustang Field and reached the quarterfinal round for the first time since 2006. Full Story
BALANCING ACT 300-METER HURDLE FIELD
Frosh’s early success combines hard work with natural talent
While most freshmen try to make themselves invisible and just fit in, Dae Dae Robertson possesses an air of confidence that combined with her natural talent, has afforded her the opportunity to go where not many freshmen have gone before her.
The Rockdale hurdler will make an appearance at the 102nd UIL State Track Meet this Saturday at Mike Myers Stadium on the University of Texas. Full Story
Tigers second round can’t make up any more ground
Clearer weather allows lower scores for all golfers
AUSTIN—It was 47 degrees and drizzling. The bone-chilling wind was at hurricane force.
Let’s play some golf!
Despite shaving 15 strokes off their first round total, it wasn’t enough for the Rockdale Tigers to make any headway on the leader board. Full Story
Messer going out in style
Milano senior has had all-state recognition in three sports
MILANO—He’s been an all-state football and basketball player, now he gets his chance to earn a state medal in track. Full Story
ROCKDALE VS. POLLOCK CENTRAL
Who—Rockdale Lady Tigers (21- 5) vs. No. 6 Pollock Central Lady Dogs (29-5-1). What—Class 3A, Region III, quarterfinals playoff. When—Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 1 p.m., third game to follow if necessary. Where—Klein High School District—Rockdale was District 18-3A champion; Pollock Central was 20-3A champion. Last week—Rockdale def. Full Story
sprint to state
(L to R) Darius Brooks, Price Miller, Keon Mays and Colton Austin make up the quartet that will represent Thorndale at the state track meet in the sprint relay. Full Story
Back in the playoffs, Bulldogs win
Thorndale scores 22 runs on 26 hits in two games
Big innings, big wins.
Piling up lots of runs and coming fom behind twice, the Thorndale Bulldogs swept Iola out of the playoffs 16-6, 10-6 in Class A, Region IV bi-district action.
The 18-11 Bulldogs now face 12-10 Weimar in area in a three game series at Bastrop Cedar Creek High School. Full Story
MILANO AT STATE
Above left, Jacob Willingham rolls in a putt on the fifth hole. Above middle, Mik Mader fist pumps after birdieing the second hole. At the top, after a chip, Toby Sanders tries to cox his ball to stop rolling on the green. Middle right, Tyde Taylor scales the 16th hole with a chip shot from underneath. Above right, Derek Walton blades up from the fairway on the hole No. 6. Full Story
Eagles blown away after brutal conditions at state
Milano finishes seventh in second trip to state
AUSTIN—A bid for a medal at the state gold championships was “blown away” for the quintet of Milano’s boys golf team, as they finished seventh in the final standings of the Class A boys state golf tournament. Full Story