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Tigers, Lady Tigers finish fifth at District 12-6A Meet

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers Track and Field varsity teams headed across US 190 to Copperas Cove to compete at the 2016 District 12-6A Track Meet, held at Bulldawg Stadium last week. Harker Heights won the boys’…

0 Comments / 28 View / April 22, 2016

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Edwards torrid pace helps set new single-season HR record, backstopped three straight perfect games

The Belton Lady Tigers have had an outstanding lineage of catchers over the past several seasons. Bethany Edwards is quickly and furiously rising to the top of the list of all-time backstopping greats for Belton. Currently in the midst of…

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Tigers, Lady Tigers tracksters strong at JV District 12-6A Meet

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers junior varsity track and field teams traveled to Copperas Cove to participate in the 2016 District 12-6A Junior Varsity Meet at Bulldawg Stadium last week. Ellison won the highly-competitive boys’ division with…

0 Comments / 16 View / April 21, 2016

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24: Belton winning games by speed, pitching, small-ball

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor During a winning streak, teams find different ways to keep a streak alive. For the Class 6A No. 3 Belton Lady Tigers on Friday night at Lady Tiger Field, speed on the base paths was…

0 Comments / 33 View / April 21, 2016

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Edwards Torrid Stretch Breaks Single-Season HR Mark while Catching Three Straight Perfect Games

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers have had an outstanding lineage of catchers over the past several seasons. Bethany Edwards is quickly and furiously rising to the top of the list of all-time backstopping greats for Belton….

0 Comments / 32 View / April 18, 2016

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HSU great Brodbeck new BHS Volleyball head coach

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton High School athletic department confirmed the hiring of new head coach Krystal Brodbeck on Monday night at the Belton Independent School Board meeting. Brodbeck played for Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene from 1995-1998. As…

0 Comments / 46 View / April 12, 2016

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Lady Tigers fall in Class 6A Bi-District rematch with Rowlett in Waco 3-0

By David Tuma, Publisher It happens in soccer. Belton hit the top post three times and nothing went in. Rowlett got two of their four shots on goal to go in. One was a misplayed ball in the Lady Tigers…

0 Comments / 30 View / April 9, 2016

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New Heights: Softball shuts out Lady Knights 14-0, rise to Class 6A No. 4 in latest TGCA rankings

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers Softball team improved their District 12-6A record to 6-0 Thursday night in Harker Heights, as the Lady Tigers hit double-digits in scoring again with 14-0 win over the Lady Knights. The…

0 Comments / 34 View / April 9, 2016

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Softball’s Fab 5 Freshmen put in work, huge output in 2016

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers’ softball team has three regular freshman starters that regularly start in the field and two freshman pitchers that start JV and have had varsity appearances. The Big Red Fab 5 have…

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Tigers fall to solid Garland Sachse squad in Class 6A Bi-Districts 2-0

By David Tuma, Publisher It was the third time that Belton and Garland Sachse had met in the playoffs. Belton won last year. Sachse won 2-0 Thursday in a game in which the Mustangs were the veteran team. Early Sachse…

0 Comments / 30 View / April 7, 2016