ARLINGTON, Texas The Rockdale Tigers are the 3A Division 1 State Champs after a 45-29 win over Brock in Arlington.
The Tigers fell behind early, Brock scored the first 21 points of the game against the Tigers. After that, Rockdale dominated the game.
Torry Locklin and Jaquayln Crawford each scored two first half touchdowns to give the Tigers a 7-point halftime lead. In fact, each of those guys threw a touchdown pass to the other in the first half.
Locklin and Crawford continued to dominate the game in the second half as well. Locklin finished with big numbers, 256 rushing yards and 202 passing yards. Locklin accounted for 4 Rockdale touchdowns in the win.
The state championship is the first for Rockdale since 1976.