Taylor Crombie
Rockwood’s Colton Nuckols puts up a shot during Tuesday evening’s first round playoff win against visiting Sunbright.
Hot 1st propels Tigers for win

By Taylor Crombie


The Rockwood Tigers easily defeated Sunbright in the first round of the District 3-A Tournament Tuesday night after building a huge lead in the first quarter.

Nate Brackett scored on Rockwood’s first possession and the Tigers never looked back. Rockwood outscored Sunbright 24-9 in the first period, which ended up being the difference in the Tigers’ 56-43 victory.