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Offensive player of the week: The Madisonville Mustangs ran wild in their first victory of the season — 49-7 over Caldwell. They were led by junior quarterback Tyrese Brown, who rushed for 158 yards and four touchdowns on 20 carries.

Offensive player of the week: Lexington senior running back Ja’Kobe Cooper rushed for 307 yards and four touchdowns on 26 carries (11.8 ypc) as the Eagles ran away in the fourth quarter for a 49-28 win over Troy.

CALDWELL — Rockdale recovered an early onside kick to spur a 14-point swing in the first quarter, and Caldwell never fully recovered as the Tigers pulled away for a 35-17 victory on Friday night at Hornet Field.

GIDDINGS — Class 3A Division I defending state champ Rockdale scored a touchdown with 12 seconds left but couldn’t convert the extra-point kick as the Giddings Buffaloes held on for a 17-16 victory in a high school football opener Friday night at Buffalo Stadium.

College Station rising junior Isabel Montelongo shot a 3-over 73 to win the Southern Texas PGA junior tour tournament Monday at Pebble Creek Country Club. Her Lady Cougar teammate and fellow rising junior Zoe Kelton finished fifth, shooting an 85.

The Rockdale boys golf team qualified for the state tournament by winning the Class 3A Region III on Monday and Tuesday at Brenham Country Club by shooting 683. Cameron also will advance to state with a third-place finish and two-day score of 705. 

Old tradition will face the new when the Rockdale Tigers and Brock Eagles play for the Class 3A Division I state football championship at 3 p.m. Thursday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington as both are gunning for their second titles.

The 2017 Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Class 3A all-state high school football team, released Monday. Voting based on regular-season performance. Players are listed in alphabetical order at each position.

CYPRESS -- Rockdale quarterback Torry Locklin ran for three first-half touchdowns, and the Tiger defense made several key stops in the second half to put away Yoakum 31-21 in the Class 3A Division I state semifinals Friday at FCU Stadium, sending Rockdale to its first championship game since 1976.

WACO -- Donnie Osborn has known this Teague senior class since they were in the sixth grade. He was their principal through junior high before he took over as the athletic director three years later. And Friday night at Waco ISD Stadium, he told those seniors, as well as the rest of the Lion…

Five Brazos Valley football teams remain after the third round. Listen to Eagle writers Maria McIlwain and Jeffrey Perkins recap some of last week's matchups as well as look ahead to this weekend's state quarterfinal games, headlined by College Station-Fort Bend Marshall.

BELTON — Seniors Torry Locklin and Jaquayln Crawford combined to lead the Rockdale Tigers to a 31-21 victory over the West Trojans in the Class 3A Division I regional football playoffs.

Eagle sports writers Maria McIlwain and Jeffrey Perkins recap A&M Consolidated's season-ending loss to Hutto and look ahead to College Station-Port Neches-Groves and other regional football matchups across the Brazos Valley in the high school football podcast.

There will be an air of familiarity when Brazos Christian and Shiner St. Paul face off in a TAPPS regional football playoff game at 7 p.m. Friday at The Woodlands Christian Academy.

Upset of the week: Centerville, a 14-point underdog to Joaquin, turned the tables with a 20-10 victory. The turning point came midway through the third quarter when the Tigers, holding a 14-10 lead, forced and recovered a fumble at their 20, then marched down the field to score in 16 plays, …

CROCKETT — Rockdale’s Torry Locklin ran for 254 yards and three touchdowns and threw for 169 yards and two more scores to lead the Tigers past Malakoff 46-33 on Friday in the Class 3A Division I bi-district playoffs.

The Rockdale football team will open the Class 3A Division I playoffs with a bi-district game against Malakoff at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Crockett. The game is a rematch from last season when Malakoff knocked off Rockdale in the third round of the playoffs.

ROCKDALE — Rockdale’s Torry Locklin threw for 176 yards and five touchdowns, and three different Tigers ran for scores in Rockdale’s 77-0 shutout of Jarrell to wrap up District 10-3A Division I play Friday.

ROCKDALE — The Rockdale Tigers wiped out a nine-point halftime deficit with five touchdowns in the second half for a 49-29 victory over the McGregor Bulldogs in District 10-3A Division I play Friday night.

Offensive player of the week: Rockdale senior Torry Locklin ran for 263 yards on 29 carries and threw for 161 more on 8-of-17 passing with an interception and scored three touchdowns in the Tigers’ 63-34 win over Cameron on Friday. Locklin’s rushing touchdown was a 1-yard run, and he threw a…

CAMERON — The Rockdale Tigers scored five touchdowns in the third quarter in rolling to a 63-34 victory over the Cameron Yoemen in District 10-3A Division I action Friday at Yoe Field.

ROCKDALE — Rockdale’s Torry Locklin ran for 160 yards and four touchdowns and threw for another score as the Tigers won their second straight District 10-3A Division I game, beating Troy 49-10 on Friday.