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UIL announces enrollment cutoffs for 2016-18 realignments; Heath moves up to Class 6A

UIL announces enrollment cutoffs for 2016-18 realignments; Heath moves up to Class 6A

AUSTIN – The Texas University Interscholastic League (UIL) announced the cutoff numbers for the 2016-2018 realignment this morning, and Rockwall-Heath, with 2,278 students, is now officially moving up to Class 6A with Rockwall. Other schools moving up include South Garland (2,300), Wylie (2,231) and McKinney (2,600). Schools moving down include Garland Naaman Forest (2,074) and […]

VIDEO Coach Webb: Spring’s only loss was forfeit after bench-clearing brawl

VIDEO Coach Webb: Spring’s only loss was forfeit after bench-clearing brawl

Rockwall Yellowjackets Midweek Report with Head Football Coach Rodney Webb and J.J. Smith of The Rockwall News’ GameDayRockwall.com. Coach Webb discusses key plays in Friday’s 38-27 thrilling victory over Jesuit and talks about this Friday’s 7:30 pm playoff game at Waco ISD Stadium against Spring (11-1). He says the Lions’ only loss was a forfeit […]

Interception with 2 minutes left ruins Heath’s comeback; Wylie wins playoff, 24-17

Interception with 2 minutes left ruins Heath’s comeback; Wylie wins playoff, 24-17

ARLINGTON – With just 2:19 left to play, Wylie’s Conner Callahan grabbed The Pirates’ third interception of the night, ruining Rockwall-Heath’s comeback bid and sealing Wylie’s 24-17 5A Division 1, Region 2 victory last night at AT&T Cowboys Stadium. Heath junior quarterback Canaan Smith had just scored on a 13-yard run to begin the fourth […]

Rockwall comes back in 4th quarter, beats Jesuit in fight between 2 heavyweights, 38-27

Rockwall comes back in 4th quarter, beats Jesuit in fight between 2 heavyweights, 38-27

MURPHY – Trailing 24-23 with eight minutes left to play, Rockwall senior running back Caleb Broach broke two tackles and raced 50 yards for the go-ahead touchdown and the Yellowjackets held off Jesuit to win a Class 6A Area fight between two heavyweights last night, 38-27. “It was like a heavyweight fight for really three […]

Rockwall to host Copperas Cove in Bi-District Football Playoff Nov. 13

Rockwall to host Copperas Cove in Bi-District Football Playoff Nov. 13

ROCKWALL – The area’s 11th-ranked Rockwall Yellowjackets, the 11-6A District Champion, will start their playoff run by hosting the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs (3-7, 3-3) Friday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 pm, at Wilkerson-Sanders stadium. They finish their regular season this Friday at Garland (6-4, 4-3) at 7:30 pm. After the Jackets lost their first two games […]

Rockwall clinches District 11-6A championship, blasts Tyler Lee 65-35

Rockwall clinches District 11-6A championship, blasts Tyler Lee 65-35

ROCKWALL– The Rockwall Yellowjackets took a 44-7 halftime lead and never looked back during their last regular-season home game on Senior Day, blasting the Tyler Lee Raiders this afternoon, 65-35. The Jackets (6-3, 6-0) amassed 637 yards in total offense. Senior quarterback Will Reed carved up the Tyler (4-4, 3-3) defense completing 18-23 passes for […]

Heath beats Royse City in 3 overtime thriller, 20-14

Heath beats Royse City in 3 overtime thriller, 20-14

ROYSE CITY-Tyler McCalister scored on a two yard run in the third overtime as Rockwall-Heath (6-3, 4-2) clinched a District 12-5A playoff berth and held off Royse City (4-5) last night in the rain, 20-14. Royse City had a final chance to tie but turned the ball over on downs at the Heath 24-yard line […]

Rockwall football rescheduled 2 pm Saturday; Heath at Royse City still tonight

Rockwall football rescheduled 2 pm Saturday; Heath at Royse City still tonight

ROCKWALL – The Rockwall Yellowjackets football game vs. Tyler Lee has been rescheduled due to bad weather from tonight until tomorrow at 2 pm at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium. Senior “night” has been moved to 1 pm Saturday, before the game. The Heath Hawks are still scheduled to play at Royse City against the Bulldogs at 7:30 […]

Rockwall takes over first place in District, beats Rowlett, 45-27

Rockwall takes over first place in District, beats Rowlett, 45-27

  GARLAND – Senior running back Caleb Broach ran for 218 yards and three touchdowns in the rain as the Rockwall Yellowjackets (5-3, 5-0) took over first place in District 11-6A by beating Rowlett (6-2, 4-1) Friday night, 45-27. The Yellowjackets won their fifth game in a row, after three losses to top-ranked teams, to […]

Canaan Smith rushes for 3 TDs in rain as Heath holds off Forney, 21-14

Canaan Smith rushes for 3 TDs in rain as Heath holds off Forney, 21-14

ROCKWALL – Junior quarterback Canaan Smith rushed for 205 yards and three touchdowns as Rockwall-Heath held off Forney in the rain, 21-14, and took over sole possession of 3rd place in District 12-5A. Because of the bad weather, the Hawks (5-3, 3-2) chose to rush 59 out of 60 times they had the ball for […]

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