Putting On The
In the 88-year history of the Rockdale Cameron series, there may have never been two linebackers in one game, the caliber that will be seen Friday night, playing in the Battle of the Bell.
In Rockdale’s James David and Cameron’s Somari Wright, a lot of experts will tell you that these two are the best at their position in their respective classes. Full Story
Where has all the defense gone? Long time passing
While University of Texas defensive coordinator Manny Diaz just took one for the team (read: Mac Brown) after yet another pathetic defensive performance, it’s a wonder in this day and age that all defensive coordinators don’t live in a RV with a U-Haul trailer attached to it. Full Story
Hill Country Pain
Tigers’ troubles in red zone hamper efforts
BURNET— Opportunity missed is opportunity lost.
The Rockdale Tiger s learned a hard lesson about gettin’ while the gettin’ is good, suffering a frustrating 20-9 loss to Burnet at Bulldog Stadium Friday night in the first road trip of the young season. Full Story
Lady Tigers drop a pair with district on horizon
Blue spikers swept by Burnet, Bellville on the road
The Rockdale Lady Tigers dropped their second straight match, the latest to No. 9 Bellville 25-11, 25-13, 25-16 Tuesday night on the road.
The Lady Tigers stand 12-11 on the season.
Against Bellville (23-9), middle blocker Shelby Evans banged out five kills, 10 digs and four blocks.
Dae Dae Robertson posted six kills and three digs, while Amanda Full Story
Eagles remain unbeaten behind Millar’s footwork
Quarterback crosses over the century mark for second week
MILANO—For the second week in a row, Eagle quarterback Jordan Millar went over the century mark in rushing yards to lead Milano to victory on Friday night at Pruett Field. Full Story
Dawgs bounce back with suffocation of Somerville
First quarter deficit fuels scoring onslaught
SOMERVILLE—Trailing 12-7 in the first quarter after allowing two 80-plus-yards scoring strikes, Thorndale had seen enough.
Shutting down their opponents and reeling off 47 straight points, the Bulldogs got back on track after a season opening loss, smothering Somerville 54-16 Friday night at Yegua Field. Full Story
away at college
ROCKDALELe’Raven Clark—Texas Tech(football)Daniel Brooks—Oklahoma (football) Emily Ammon—Southwestern(track)Joe Sanders—Midwestern (football) Tyler Wright—Tarleton St. (football) Ethan Brinkley—West Texas A&M(football)Juan Rubio—Southwest Assemblyof God (cross country)THORNDALE Full Story
Lady Eagles proves to be too much for scrappy Thorndale
No. 6 Milano sweeps Lady Dogs in district opener
MILANO— It was a smal l school all-Milam County showdown at Geneva Paceley Gym on Tuesday night, as the No. 6 Milano Lady Eagles proved too much for the scrappy Thorndale Lady Dogs in three games, 25-12, 25-20, 25-17, in the District 16A volleyball opener. Full Story
Freshmen Tigers remain undefeated
The Rockdale sub varsity teams split with Burnet as the freshman squad held off a Bulldog rally and the junior varsity were tripped up in a back-and-forth dog fight at Tigerland Field Thursday night.
The Tiger freshmen remained unbeaten at 2-0 with a 14-6 victory over Burnet. Full Story
JR HIGH VOLLEYBALL
Rockdale vs.Sam Rayburn
7B Won 25-18, 25-9— Allee Ayala 3 served points, Tracy Lopez 2, Mia Mowarin 7, Caitlin Henderson 3.
7A: Won 25-8, 25-13—Stephani Pantaleon 8 served points, Reyna Gonzalez 4, Karley Leopold 13, 1 kill.
8B: Won 25-21, 25-18—Hailey Wilson and Makayla Washington 8 served points, Madison Maloy 8 (5 aces) Full Story
LINEMAN OF THE WEEK
For the second straight week, senior tackle Dedrick Page graded out highest among the offensive linemen. Full Story