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  The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to clear the way for the amateur athletes to “benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness.”

  Rockwall bounced back from a tough loss to defending state champion Longview with a 45-7 District 11-6A football pounding of Mesquite Horn on Friday at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium.

  MESQUITE — Rockwall-Heath is still looking for its first District 11-6A football victory after falling 49-39 to the Mesquite Skeeters on Friday at Hanby Stadium.

  A packed house at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium in Rockwall is expected for the annual I-30 Football Classic on Friday that pits the 3-3 Rockwall-Heath Hawks against the 4-2 Rockwall Yellowjackets.

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The Rockwall Yellowjackets celebrated homecoming last Friday with a parade and then a 45-38 crowning of Arlington Martin at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium.

  After winning their football season opener in a big way, the Rockwall-Heath Hawks will go for their second straight home win on Friday.  The Hawks, who whipped Fort Worth Timber Creek 38-10 in the opener on Thursday, will entertain the Wylie Pirates at 7:30 p.m. at Wilkerson-Sanders.  Heat…

After falling in an offensive shootout to No. 1 Highland Park, the Rockwall Yellowjackets hope for better luck this week on the field and from the skies.The Jackets will take on the 0-1 Rowlett Eagles at 7 p.m. Friday at Homer B. Johnson Stadium in Garland. Last year’s game against Rowlett i…


The Rockwall High School men’s gymnastics team completed in the regional championship meet last week at Highland Park High School – the team finished with a season high (and school history) high score for day two, and took first place in the region.  The team now heads to the state champions…


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. 

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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.

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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.

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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).

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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.

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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…

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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…

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.

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