Rockwall High School alum named Arthur Ashe NCAA Sports Scholar of the Year

Rockwall High School alum named Arthur Ashe NCAA Sports Scholar of the Year

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 28, 2020) Rockwall High School alum Raena Eldridge was recently named the 2020 Arthur Ashe Jr. Female Sports Scholar of the Year. Eldridge, the team captain of the swim team at Texas A&M University for the past two years, qualified for the NCAA Championships in individual events for the first time […]

Orangetheory Fitness Hosts First Region-Wide Virtual 5k to Benefit Special Olympics Texas

Orangetheory Fitness Hosts First Region-Wide Virtual 5k to Benefit Special Olympics Texas

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 1, 2020) Orangetheory® Fitness, the scientifically backed and fast-growing fitness franchise, has announced they will host their first region-wide virtual 5k to benefit Special Olympics Texas May 9 and 10, 2020. Anyone can participate in the 5k and Orangetheory will be posting tips online for members on their local VIP Pages […]

Trey Brooks named Rockwall High School Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach

Trey Brooks named Rockwall High School Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 14, 2020) Trey Brooks, Rockwall High School Football Offensive Coordinator, was named the Athletic Coordinator and Head Football Coach at Rockwall High School today. Brooks has served as an integral part of Rockwall High School’s highly successful football program and staff. When he first began at Rockwall High School, Coach Brooks was […]

Registration now open for fall 2020 youth Jackets cheer program

Registration now open for fall 2020 youth Jackets cheer program

The Rockwall Youth Cheer Association invites moms and daughters to join them for their upcoming 2020 cheer season. RYCA was created to be a recreational sideline cheer program for the Rockwall community. Their goal is to instill a sense of pride, build friendships and work together as a team, but mostly to HAVE FUN!! The […]

Rockwall Baseball & Softball League cancelled for Spring 2020

Rockwall Baseball & Softball League cancelled for Spring 2020

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 6, 2020) The Rockwall Parks & Recreation Department is cancelling the spring season of the RBSL due to ongoing risks related to COVID-19. Summer tournaments may still be offered, but the timeline for registration will depend on the length of Stay-at-Home orders issued by Governor Abbott. The current order is in effect […]

Rockwall Parks & Rec removes equipment from city facilities to help limit social distancing violations

Rockwall Parks & Rec removes equipment from city facilities to help limit social distancing violations

  (ROCKWALL, TX – April 2, 2020) Out of an abundance of caution due to the COVID-19 situation, the City of Rockwall and the Parks & Recreation Department is removing all swings on playgrounds, so there is only one swing per bay at all city facilities to eliminate social distancing violations. They are also adding […]

Senior Spotlight: Matthew Watkins, Rockwall High School

Senior Spotlight: Matthew Watkins, Rockwall High School

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 24, 2020) Rockwall High School senior Matthew Watkins has been golfing competitively since the age of six. He’s had numerous victories in high school golf as well as North Texas PGA and JGA. He earned a full scholarship to New Mexico University to play the sport he loves.   Help us […]

Stingerette Senior Showcase: Erin Killingsworth

Stingerette Senior Showcase: Erin Killingsworth

This weeks Stingerette Showcase is Miss Erin Killingsworth.  Erin is the daughter of Scott and Deena Killingsworth. Erin is a three year member of the National Champion Stingerettes and is currently the Stingerette First Lieutenant. Erin was also a Lieutenant her Junior year and Captain of Jacket Babes her freshman year.  She is also a three year member […]

Rockwall Jacket Backers celebrate Athletes of the Month

Rockwall Jacket Backers celebrate Athletes of the Month

Each month, the Jacket Backers, Rockwall High School’s Booster Club, selects student athletes who are nominated by their coach for Jacket Athlete of the Month.  For the month of February, Luke Denny, Madeline Weir, Keviah Ealy, SamAlves, Scott Mackenzie and Paige Harris were each nominated by their coaches and selected as Jacket Athletes of the […]

Rockwall Jacket Babes JV Drill Team wows judges, brings home awards

Rockwall Jacket Babes JV Drill Team wows judges, brings home awards

(ROCKWALL, TX) The Rockwall High School Jacket Babes Junior Varsity Drill Team, under the direction of Brittany Shaver, competed at American Dance/Drill regional competition on Saturday, February 22 at Plano Senior High. The Jacket Babes and their Officers both received the Gussie Nell Davis Award of Excellence, Sweepstakes and a  Platinum Best Overall award for their […]