Category : Sports

Tigers and Lady Tigers each finish second at Midway Panther Relays

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers and Belton Lady Tigers track and field teams took to the road for the Midway Panther Relays in Hewitt to tune up for the upcoming District 12-6A Meet next week in Copperas…

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Tigers nip Midway, Heights in big-game thrillers

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers achieved their first half goal: to go 6-0 in the first half of District 12-6A play. They did it in exciting fashion in front of nearly 1,000 fans Tuesday night at a…

0 Comments / 2 View / April 18, 2015

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41 runs, Holman perfect game, nets Belton three wins

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The first inning for the Belton Lady Tigers Softball team another outpouring of disciplined hitting, running and all around great softball. Belton sent 16 batters to the plate in the first inning, picking up 12…

0 Comments / 10 View / April 17, 2015

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Martinez, Dippel, Knight lead District 12-6A superlatives

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers’ soccer team had plenty of representation on the 2015 District 12-6A Inaugural All-District Team. Aubrey Martinez, the Lady Tigers’ leading scorer with 32 goals in 2015, was named District 12-6A’s Overall…

0 Comments / 5 View / April 16, 2015

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Lady Tigers 15 runs, Holman perfect game dominates Heights

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers and Harker Heights Lady Knights faced off at Belton’s Lady Tiger Field, each with their own objectives. The Lady Tigers were looking to secure the second place spot in District 12-6A…

0 Comments / 5 View / April 15, 2015

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UMHB falls to Trinity 12-6, now 13-9

Special to the Journal Both teams posted five run innings, but the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor baseball team could not match what Trinity University did in the other eight frames as the Cru dropped a 12-6 decision to the Tigers…

0 Comments / 1 View / April 15, 2015

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Tigers ride pair of four-run innings in 8-3 win against GP

Sports Editor The Belton Tigers traveled northward to Waco ISD Stadium’s Veterans #1 Field take on the Grand Prairie for a non-district matchup last Saturday afternoon. B.P. White’s three-run double in the bottom of the third inning and Coby Potvin’s…

0 Comments / 10 View / April 15, 2015

Longtime Tigers’ trainer Bower to retire

By David Tuma, Publisher Craig Bower will officially retire later this year as an athletic trainer for Belton High School. Over the past 31 years he has touched just about every part of the Belton community. He is respected beyond…

0 Comments / 614 View / April 14, 2015

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Late OT goal derails Lady Tigers hopes vs. Rowlett 2-1

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Dallas-area teams play a rugged, aggressive brand of soccer, with constant offensive pressure and stifling defense. Belton has seen this in past years and even this season, at the National Elite Prep Showcase in the…

0 Comments / 7 View / April 14, 2015

Tigers finish third, Lady Tigers finish fourth at Cove Relays

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers and Lady Tigers Track and Field teams went back to the track Thursday at Bulldawg Stadium for the 2015 Copperas Cove Relays. The Tigers’ varsity track team finished third with 115 points…

0 Comments / 5 View / April 14, 2015