Category : Sports


Tiger pitcher Frick commits to MCC

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Pitchers are some of the most heady individuals in sports. They have a knack of knowing what pitch to throw and the place to throw it at the right time. Tiger pitcher Tanner Frick is…

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Tiger Team Tennis looking at great things in 2015

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers hit the courts for the 2015 team tennis season on Monday in search of a UIL Class 6A Team Tennis State Championship. In 2014, Belton made it to the Regional Finals. They…

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JV, Freshman volleyballers continue to build on experiences

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor In junior varsity and freshman sports, wins and losses aren’t always important. It’s the development of talent to groom athletes for varsity athletics is the key. Belton JV head coach Jordan Petter’s Lady Tigers bounced…

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Shackleford verbally commits to Kansas State

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers football team is starting to become a pipeline for linemen into the Big XII. In 2014, it was Justin Murphy that made his way to Texas Tech and is in line for…

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Lady Tigers Volleyball battle to down Stony Point in five sets, sweep Temple

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Call them young, call them inexperienced. But one thing you can call the Belton Lady Tigers is victorious on Monday night. After winning the first set and falling in the second and third sets, Belton…

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2015 Tigers looking to take a bite out of opponents

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers got their 2015 Fall season underway with an early morning practice on Monday. It is the first time the Tigers took the field as a unit since Red-and-White game in late-May at…

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2015 Lady Tigers Volleyball focused on positive attitude and mental toughness

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The 2015 Belton High School got underway at 5 a.m. Monday morning at Tiger Gym. Dozens of varsity, junior varsity and freshman hopefuls hit the court running and jumping, in hopes that their hard work…

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Murphy primed for big opportunity at Tech

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers’ offensive lines have always had a knack at opening holes for running backs and quarterbacks, as well as pass block for the aerial game. Justin Murphy was one of those offensive linemen…

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Waits verbally commits to Incarnate Word

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Belton varsity volleyball senior Allison Waits has verbally committed to playing college volleyball at the University of Incarnate Word in San Antonio for head coach Jennifer Montoya. “I had a connection with the coach from…

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Rockies, Red nipped in last at-bats in 14U Belton Tourney

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Harker Heights Rangers will be ready for their district tournament starting Monday. Especially after two nail-biting, closing-moment victories over Belton Youth Baseball Association’s Belton Reds and previously undefeated Belton Rockies to win the Sophomore…

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