Thorndale, Milano hire familiar hoop faces
Loewe joins Milano as an assistant
Both Milano and Thorndale have tapped into their past to secure their future.
Thorndale hired alumnus John Kovar to become its new basketball coach, while Milano followed suit, tapping alum Jacob Dent as its new hoops coach.
And in a surprise move, former Rockdale basketball coach Dusty Loewe will become Dent’s assistant. Full Story
40 years of spending the 4th of July with Willie
When Willie Nelson tired of a Nashville music scene that forced him to wear a suit and tie and cut his hair short, he subsequently moved to Austin back in 1972.
Broke and without shelter, he moved in to the English Aire apartments off of Burton, which is located between Oltorf and Riverside drives. Full Story
Weight of the World
Czajkowski’s latest press puts him at the top
I f anything, Jamie Czajkowski likes to repeat himself. He just keeps on breaking records wherever he goes.
Most recently, he set another standard at the USA National Powerlifting Championships June 22 in Killeen, where he finished second and qualified for the USA world team. Full Story
Montelongo on All-State squad
First Lady Tiger pitcher to be recognized
Kayleigh Montelongo became the first Rockdale pitcher to be recognized on an All- State team when she was chosen for the Texas Sports Writers Association squad.
The graduated senior was an honorable mention selection after becoming the Lady Tigers’ all-time winningest pitcher. Full Story
The Rockdale 9-10 year old minor league all-stars played in a tournament in Bastrop last week, placing third. Front row (L-R)—Bruce Mayfield, Hayden Weaver, Jake Hasselbach, Trevor Everage. Full Story
The Rockdale Broncos played in the Pflugerville NFL flag football league this spring and placed third. Full Story
The Thorndale Diamond Divas 8U softball team competed in the Austin Area regional tournament this past weekend in Cedar Park and placed fifth and qualified for the Pony League National Tournament in Full Story
Third annual alumni golf tourney set July 27
The Rockdale Country Club Mens Golf Association is sponsoring the third annual Tiger Golf Team Alumni Tournament.
The tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 27 at 1 p.m. at the Rockdale Country Club and all proceeds will go to the RHS golf team. Full Story