7-on-7 state tournament
The Rockdale team will do battle at the 15th 7-on-7 state tournament beginning Thursday. Full Story
Tournament always a learning experience
Competition important for new quarterback
LEANDER—It seems that every year, you can find a reason why the 7-on-7 competition is of the utmost importance.
While Rockdale was breaking in some new receivers last season, this time around, the team will be under the guidance of a brand new signal caller who would benefit from all the reps he can get. Full Story
Rockdale hosting state softball
22 teams will invade softball complex
The Rockdale Girls Softball League will be hosting the Texas Teenage Softball Association 10U State Tournament July 15 thru 19, at the softball complex.
Twenty-two teams from around the state of Texas will come to compete, including RGSL’s first and second place teams, the Thorndale Thunder and Lexington Lightning. Full Story
Magazine gives Tigers plenty of football love
The current issue of Friday Night Football is giving much love to Rockdale and its two star players, James David and Josh Pelzel.
Both David and Pelzel were named to the pre-season Class 3A All-State team at their respective positions, linebacker and offensive tackle. Full Story
What—7-on-7 State Tournament, Division II (1A-3A) When—Thursday-Friday, July 11-12. Pool play begins Thursday at 1 p.m. The top two teams from each four-team pool will advance to the championship round on Friday. Where—Southwest Williamson County Regional Park, County Road 175, Leander. Who—64 teams who have qualified through tournaments around the state. Full Story
A half-century of service
TPWD celebrates 50 years of caring for Texas’ wild places and creatures
An agency is born.
While we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department as we know it today, the mission of protecting the state’s natural resources actually began in 1895 with the creation of the Fish and Oyster Commission. 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 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27 at the Rockdale Country Club and all proceeds will go to the RHS golf team. Full Story
GOOD AS GOLD—
The Thorndale ThunderCatz are the gold bracket state champs. Back row (l to r)—Coaches Eric Depew, Chris Gomez, Brad Stewart, Jason Mcquillan, Chad Martinka, Pete Carpenter. Full Story
The 15 and under district runner up, Thorndale Heat, has qualified for the Girl’s Softball State Tournament to be held in West, July 15. Full Story