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Tony Adams

A Tiger in Memoriam: Rumfield passes away, leaves behind legacy to grateful family, students, friends

Coach. Teacher. Mentor. Father. Husband. Grandfather. Friend. Shelby Rumfield all of those and more. He was born on January 25, 1947 in Temple to Shelby and Leta Rumfield. A multisport athlete, Rumfield was a fullback on the football team, forward…

0 Comments / 827 View / March 19, 2019

Tigers’ great Hogan hangs up cleats, prepares for life after baseball

Professional. Hard-worker. Perseverance. Those are just a few adjectives to describe Belton Wall of Fame member and Tiger Baseball alumnus Max Hogan. Hogan, a 32nd round draft pick of the Baltimore Orioles back in 2017, announced his retirement from professional…

0 Comments / 82 View / March 13, 2019

Tigers’ Holman earns TSWA First Team All-State returner, Brown honorable mention

  Two members of the Belton Tigers Football offensive unit collected Texas Sports Writers Association All-State honors for the 2019 season. Denver Holman, Belton’s multi-talented wide returner/return specialist, was named Class 6A All-State First Team returner. In the return game,…

0 Comments / 114 View / February 26, 2019

Blizzard selected to All-District 12-6A First Team, three on second team

The Belton Lady Tigers were well represented on the 2018-2019 District 12-6A postseason teams, as four Belton starters on the girls’ basketball squad picked up All-District honors. Senior forward Natasha Blizzard picked up District 12-6A First Team honors. A two-year…

0 Comments / 85 View / February 26, 2019

Make It Seven! Lady Tigers win seventh straight district title, Tigers second by seven points

  Fast, energetic, loud, and spirited. Four words to describe the 2019 District 10-6A Swimming and Diving Championships at Roy and Jean Potts Swim Center last Friday and Saturday. A six-year old 100-yard butterfly record that was passed by three…

0 Comments / 243 View / January 23, 2019

Tigers, Lady Tigers sweep Belton Invitational Powerlifting Meet

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Powerlifting program is one of the strongest in Central Texas. The program hosted the 2019 Belton Invitational Powerlifting Meet at the Belton High School 9th Grade Center on Saturday. The Tigers won the…

0 Comments / 212 View / January 23, 2019

D-Mart to San Marcos: Talented Tiger DE inks NLOI to Texas State

Devin Martinez and many of his teammates and classmates at his National Letter of Intent signing at the Belton Multipurpose Athletic Center on Dec. 19. (Photo Credit: Tony Adams, Sports Editor, The Belton Journal)   On Wednesday, December 19, the…

0 Comments / 184 View / December 28, 2018

Belton Tigers Football celebrates season with awards banquet

The 2018 Belton Tiger Football team had great success in 2018, with a 7-4 record, including a 6-2 District 12-6A mark. The program celebrated the success with an end of year banquet at the Belton Athletic Complex on Wednesday, Dec….

0 Comments / 94 View / December 28, 2018

Women In Business extra: Brenda Gomez, BISD Girls’ Athletic Coordinator

In October, The Belton Journal has featured Women in Business in Belton and the surrounding areas. Belton Journal Sports is proud to feature BISD Girls’ Athletic Coordinator Brenda Gomez. In the public eye, Belton head girl’s basketball coach Brenda Gomez…

0 Comments / 972 View / November 2, 2018

Lady Tigers Volleyball seniors honored on Tuesday night prior to final home game

From left to right: Madison Ward, Kamryn Madden, Kelsey Surovik, Shelby Elliott, Jaci Cauble, and Sidney Stanford were honored on Senior Night, prior to the Belton Lady Tigers final District 12-6A match of the year on Tuesday night (Oct. 23)…

0 Comments / 206 View / October 25, 2018