So long Johnny, we hardly knew ya, sort of
A s Johnny Manziel rides off into the NFL sunset ,we should all thank him for injecting some good old fashioned rah-rah into college football.
He may not have won the Heisman Trophy for a second time, but I think all will agree that he was the most exciting player in college football.
Did you see the Chick-Fil-A Bowl? Full Story
Lady Tigers dump Ducks to capture league opener
Navasota comeback catches Rockdale Tuesday
The Rockdale Lady Tigers are coming off their first playoff appearance since 2005 and all early indications are that they would like to return.
In a sloppy affair from both squads coming off the Christmas holidays, the Lady Tigers opened their District 18-3A slate with a 45-30 victory over Taylor Friday night at Tiger Gymnasium. Full Story
Milestone for Mitchell
Only a junior, Tiger guard becomes school’s all-time leading scorer
MILANO–It somehow seems all too fitting, that on the evening in which Wendell Mitchell became Rockdale’s all-time leading scorer, he would produce his lowest output of the season. Full Story
New format gives everyone a shot at playoffs
Impressive predistrict records leaves field wide open
I f the records of the top half of the District 18-3A field is any indication, the race for the four playoff spots is going to be treacherous.
While the girls portion of the bracket has already begun, the boys top off Friday with a full schedule of contests. Full Story
Dawgs reel off five straight on the heels of district start
Giddings takes advantage of size against Milano
Just in time for the District 26A schedule, the Thorndale Bulldogs have reeled off five straight wins, including three in the past week.
The 8-3 Bulldogs held off Lago Vista 50-45 Monday after whipping Somerville 58-44 and Buckholts 70-33. Full Story
Thorndale, Milano open up district play by splitting games
The Thorndale Lady Dogs (7-9) opened up District 26A play on Tuesday night doubl ing up Granger 41-20 at Bulldog Gym.
Shelby Schneider had her second straight double-double performance with 14 points and 12 rebounds on the night. Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER BASKETBALLFriday—College Station, F-JV-V,5:15-6:30-8(District Opener)Tuesday—Caldwell, F-JV-V, 5:15-6:30-8LADY TIGER BASKETBALLFriday—College Station, JV-V,5:15-6:30Tuesday—at Caldwell, JV-V, 5:15-6:30MILANO BASKETBALLFriday—at Snook, JV-V(District Opener) Full Story
RGSL first signup set for Jan. 11 at softball field
Rockdale Girls Softball League will have their initial sign up January 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Softball Complex, and will be offering an “early registration discount” of $10.
There will be a meeting on Jan. 15 at the RVFD Fire Station starting at 6 p.m. for anyone interested in coaching this season. Full Story