Lady Tigers topple Taylor 22-7
Rock racks up 18 hits, including three home runs
Rather than walllow in self pity after being run-ruled by Caldwell, the Rockdale Lady Tigers simply picked themselves up by their own cleatstraps— in earnest.
The Lady Tigers banged out 18 hits, including three mammoth home runs to tear up Taylor 22-7 Tuesday night in Taylor in a rare four inning, 15-run rule game. Full Story
There’s no crying in baseball? I beg to disagree
“There’s no animal that’s more faithful, that’s more loyal, more loveable than the mutt. Who saw Old Yeller? Who cried when Old Yeller got shot at the end? (raises his hand) Nobody cried when Old Yeller got shot? I’m sure. Full Story
Tiger golfers bag fifth straight title
NAVASOTA—In regards to Rockdale’s recent dominance of district golf, it’s not a matter of winning, it’s a matter of by how much.
The Tigers carded their fifth straight—and sixth in the past seven years— district golf championship on a blustery day at the 6,922-yard Pecan Lakes Country Club course. Full Story
A ‘fresh’ outlook
Frosh King, Blanchard continue Tiger trend
COLLEGE STATION— They may be just freshmen, but they have etched their names on a list that has been around for a long time.
Frosh Blake King and Erin Blanchard earned a trip to the Class 3A, Region III tennis tournament by grabbing second place in mixed doubles at the District 18-3A meet on a windy day at College Station High School. Full Story
Taylor pulls even with Tigers in district race
Ducks score in last at-bat to spoil Blue comeback
The Taylor Ducks withstood a Rockdale comeback attempt, pulling out a 5-4 victory Tuesday night at Kruger Field and sending both teams into a tie for third place.
The Tigers—who have lost three of four—fall to 14-9 overall and 3-3 in District 18-3A alongside the Ducks who are 3-3 in league play and 13-8 overall. Full Story
7th annual Tiger Booster Club tourney is May 3
Rockdale Tiger Booster Club will host its 7th annual golf tournament on Saturday, May 3 at the Rockdale Country Club.
The one day tournament will include a crawfish boil. Full Story
Thorndale clinging to playoff spot with wins
Hot bats spark Bulldogs to double-digit wins
The Thorndale Bulldogs continued their charge toward the playoffs with an 18-0 blanking of Buckholts Tuesday night at Bulldog Field.
The Bulldogs improve to 15-7-1 on the season and 8-2 in District 26A play.
The Bulldogs’ offense was too much for Milano in 19-1 rout. Full Story
Thorndale, Milano hang around top of standings
Lady Dogs pull off road win at Bartlett Tuesday
The Thorndale Lady Dogs took a road win at Bartlett on Tuesday night, beating the Lassies 11-8.
Mary Leopold tossed the win for Thorndale and was also one of two at the plate with two runs scored. Skyler Sumner was two of four and scored a run. Full Story