This year has been an eventful one, with the continued growth throughout Rockwall County, record-breaking flooding, new City Council members in every municipality, top-ranked sports teams and much more.
The Rockwall High School Yellowjackets (8-3, 5-1) made a more than admirable showing Friday night, ultimately falling to the reigning state champion Allen Eagles (12-0, 7-0) in a 52-40 high-scoring slugfest with over 1,100 combined yards of offense between the two teams.
The Rockwall High School Yellowjackets (8-2, 5-1) claimed a decisive 50-14 victory over the Belton High School Tigers (7-4, 6-2) at Wilkerson-Sanders Memorial Stadium Friday, winning their sixth-straight bi-district title and advancing to round two of the State 6-A playoffs.
ROCKWALL-HEATH HIGH SCHOOLThe Rockwall-Heath High School Hawks (3-7, 2-4) closed out the season on a high note Friday, celebrating a shutout victory over the North Mesquite High School Stallions (3-6, 1-5).
ROCKWALL HIGH SCHOOLThe Rockwall High School Yellow Jackets (6-2) took a 66-0 shutout win over the Tyler Lee Raiders (2-6) last Friday, solidifying their position as a strong contender for the top of District 11-6A.
The Rockwall High School Yellow Jackets (4-2) quickly took control of the I-30 Classic Friday night and never let go, culminating in a 47-7 victory over the Rockwall-Heath High School Hawks (2-5).
ROCKWALL HIGH SCHOOLThe Rockwall High School Yellow Jackets (1-1) set the tone early in their high-scoring 49-34 victory against the Arlington Bowie Volunteers (2-1), putting up seven points on the very first drive of the game with a 36-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Jacob Clark to rec…
Rockwall High School’s Friday night game against the Rowlett Eagles was driven to double-forfeiture by the weekend’s torrential rains, but the Rockwall-Heath Hawks (1-1) and Wylie Pirates (0-2) only delayed their game, with the Hawks garnering a 38-30 win at Wylie’s drenched stadium.
ROCKWALLHigh school football season is officially upon us, but the season openers didn’t pan out for either Rockwall team, with the RHS Jackets (0-1) falling to the 5a Highland Park Scots (1-0) and the RHHS Hawks (0-1) coming up short against the Keller Timber Creek Falcons (1-0). Things wer…
Rockwall and Rockwall-Heath high schools are getting ready for the best three months out of the year – football season. Before the teams come under the glow of the Friday-night lights (or Thursday night next week, as the case is for Heath) let’s check in with the teams’ head coaches and thei…
The 2017-18 school year presented many opportunities for the Herald-Banner to report stellar sports stories. Following is a review of some of our favorites from last year.
Rockwall High School quarterback Jacob Clark, a rising senior, announced this week that he intends to sign with the University of Minnesota to play college football.
Rockwall-Heath baseball standout Cole Stilwell was wearing cap and gown and was less than an hour away from his graduation ceremony Wednesday night when he learned he'd been drafted by the World Series champion Houston Astros.
Rockwall notched 3-0 victories vs. Prosper and Dallas Jesuit over the weekend and will play for the championship of the Texas Boys Varsity Volleyball League on Thursday night against Allen in the Allen gym. Starting time is 6:30.
Rockwall High School senior Chika Iwuamadi was the top local finisher at the UIL 6A Track and Field Championships in Austin on Saturday, taking second place in the girls 400 meter run with a time of 54.28.
Rockwall High School's softball season ended in front of a home crowd on Saturday as the Lady Jackets fell, 7-0, to The Woodlands to end a scheduled best-of-three regional quarterfinal series after Game 2.
Rockwall's Lady Jackets will need a doubleheader sweep on Saturday if they hope to advance past The Woodlands into the regional semifinals of the state 6A softball playoffs.
Lao Tzu, a Chinese philosopher who lived about 2,700 years ago, usually gets credit for being the first person to observe that “A journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step.”
Track and field might seem to be one of the most predictable sports, but a group of girls from Rockwall High School are headed to Saturday night’s 6A state championships in Austin with the idea of upsetting the form chart.
High school baseball came to an early close in Rockwall County as both Rockwall-Heath and Rockwall lost decisive third games in their best-of-three, bi-district round series against Montgomery County opponents.
ROCKWALL SOFTBALL: The Lady Jackets moved into the Region 2 quarterfinals Friday night with a 21-0 rout of Naaman Forest that clinched a two-game area-round sweep of the Rangers.
The first round of the UIL's 6A baseball playoffs got off to rough start on the road with Game 1 losses in best-of-three series for both Rockwall-Heath and Rockwall Thursday night.
Rockwall High School sophomore Kat Rodriguez left Saturday's final of the girls state gymnastics meet with three goals medals around her neck, but the Lady Jackets had to be satisfied with third place as a team.
Rockwall High School right-hander Hannah Frank followed a five-inning shutout in Game One with a seven-inning shutout in Game 2 as the Lady Jackets swept their bi-district round series with Montgomery with a 5-0 victory in Game 2 Friday afternoon in Waco.
Rockwall's Hannah Frank pitched a five-inning shutout, limiting Montgomery to two hits and striking out six to lead the Lady Jackets to a 10-0 victory in Game 1 of this week's best-of-three bi-district round series in Waco.
Texas, a national leader in youth and high school gymnastics, offers one of its showcase events at the Rockwall-Heath High School gym this weekend.
Rockwall High School's girls qualified six individuals and two relays for next week's regionals en route to a third-place finish at an area-round track meet on Friday at The Woodlands.
Rockwall High School's softball team completed a 14-0 sweep of its District 11-6A schedule Friday night with a 9-2 home victory over North Mesquite to close the regular season.
Rockwall High School’s two gymnastics teams are structured along totally different lines, but have a pair of identical Region I championship trophies this week.
Rockwall-Heath's girls soccer season ended in the Region II quarterfinals Friday night as The Woodlands scored with about five minutes to play in the second overtime period to defeat the Lady Hawks, 1-0.
In response to a high probability of adverse weather, Rockwall High School has adjusted starting times for softball and baseball games tonight (April 6) vs. Mesquite Horn at the school's Campbell Complex.
MESQUITE — Freshman Olivia Cade, who won both hurdle races and ran the anchor leg on a winning 4 x 400-meter relay, helped lead Rockwall High School's girls to a team title at Thursday night's District 11-6A track and field championships at Hanby Stadium.