Foray into 2A brings new scenarios DISTRICT 10-3A FOOTBALL
Tigers in with two teams they’ve never faced before
Rockdale Coach Jeff Miller is someone who enjoys playing different teams as the new football calendar comes around. Full Story
Did the UIL finally get it right?
The most significant University Interscholastic League re-alignment in history is over and on the surface there doesn’t seem to be as much griping as there has been in past reassignments.
Coaches and administrators have been screaming for a 6A classification for the last 20 years and they finally got their wish. Full Story
A REAL BEAR
At 6-foot-7, 340 pounds and signing with Baylor, Josh Pelzel is...
It has been almost a year since Josh Pelzel made the monumental decision to attend Baylor and play football for the Bears. The fact that he is reporting to the reigning Big 12 football champions is just gravy on the chicken fried steak. Full Story
Lady Tigers join playoff party
Will face Robinson on Monday in first round
It wasn’t exactly smooth sailing, but for the first time since 1999-2000, the Rockdale Lady Tigers are making their second consecutive playoff appearance.
Although the Lady Tigers fell to District 18-3A champion Madisonville 50-22 on the road Tuesday, they clinched the spot Friday with a sloppy 36-27 win over cellar dweller Caldwell at Tiger Gymnasium. Full Story
Tigers playoff hopes dim
Despite an impressive victory over Madisonville Tuesday night, the Rockdale Tigers playoff hopes hinge on what other teams do to each other.
In other words, the Tigers destiny is in someone else’s hands.
Rockdale (16-9, 2-6) is currently in fifth place behind Madisonville by one game with two games remaining to be played. Full Story
Bulldogs take ranked Bartlett to the wire
Milano one step closer to playoff promised land
THORNDALE—A physical, intense affair, the Thorndale-Bartlett matchup had all the ingredients of a win or go hoime playoff game.
In truth, it was just a friendly little district meeting.
No. 9 Bartlett staged a furious fourth quarter comeback to clip Thorndale 52-51 Tuesday night in front of a ruckus standing room-only crowd at Bulldog Gymnasium. Full Story
Milano clinches berth
Lady Eagles will face Thrall Monday in Rockdale
For just the second time in the last 14 season, the Milano Lady Eagles are headed to the state playoffs. Milano defeated Burton 44-17 on Tuesday night at Geneva Paceley Gym in the final home game for senior players Amber O’Gilvie, Kelly Wadlington and Emily Overall. Full Story
Aggie moms tee up for scholarship golf
The Milam County Aggie Moms Club will host its second annual scholarship golf tournament Saturday, March 22, at the Rockdale Country Club.
The 4-man scramble tournament will have two tee times; 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. and will include carts and lunch.
Entry fee is $60 per player. There will be contests, silent auction and more. Full Story
Final softball signup set for Saturday
The Rockdale Girls Softball League will have their last sign up on Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the RGSL Softball Complex and Walmart store.
If you have any questions, please contact Pete Rubio III at 512.429.0186. Full Story
WHERE THEY PLAY
TIGER BASKETBALLFriday—at Taylor, F-JV-V,5:15-6:30Tuesday—Navasota, F-JV-V,5:15-6:30(End of Season)LADY TIGER BASKETBALLTBALADY TIGER SOFTBALLTuesday—at Weimar, JV-V, 5-7(Season Opener)TIGER GOLFWednesday (boys)-Thursday(girls)—Copperas Hollow inCaldwellTIGER TENNIS Full Story