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Belton linebacker Tevin Jones takes down Waco High quarterback Derrick Scott during a scramble on fourth down in the third quarter of Belton’s 40-10 victory over Waco Friday night at Waco ISD Stadium. Jones had 20 tackles in the win.

Successful Lion Hunt

Johnson runs for 174, Jones 20 tackles in 40-10 win By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers looked to get back to their winning ways on Friday night as they traveled to Waco ISD Stadium to take on the…

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Belton Lady Tigers’ middle hitter/setter Brey York (3) tips the ball over the hands of an outstretched La Vega middle blocker in the team’s straight set victory over the Lady Pirates Tuesday night in Waco. The Lady Tigers won 25-17, 25-14 and 25-14. They play Shoemaker Friday night.

Lady Tigers sweep La Vega in non-district breather

By Tony Adams Sports Editor Fresh off a tough District 12-6A loss to Waco last Friday night (25-10, 25-17, 25-11), the Belton Lady Tigers volleyball team got a chance to rid themselves of the memory as they traveled to the…

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UMHB running back Marcus Wimby receives a pass from Zach Anderson during a recent game. Wimby had four receptions for 39 yards and one rush for nine yards in UMHB’s 41-22 victory over Wisconsin-LaCrosse Saturday night. The Cru now have a 47-game regular season winning streak and looks for a 48th against Kean at Crusader Stadium

UMHB picks up weather-delayed win at UW-LaCrosse 41-22

Special to the Journal The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football overcame a sluggish first half to pull away in the second as the Cru posted a 41-22 victory over Wisconsin-La Crosse Saturday night. UMHB, ranked 2nd in the country, improves…

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Belton’s Tevin Jones (52) tackles Stony Point quarterback Damian Lindley from behind Friday at Tiger Field.

Belton offense struggles in 27-0 loss to Stony Point

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers, hosted their second Austin-area team in as many weeks Friday night at Tiger Field, as they hosted the Round Rock Stony Point Tigers. In the absence of a sustained offense, Belton called…

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Belton’s Brey York (3) sets Allison Waits for a picture-perfect kill during the Lady Tigers win on Tuesday.

Volleyball sweeps Heights, Killeen matches in 12-6A

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers’ varsity volleyball team looked to follow up its straight-set victory over Harker Heights with a victory over the Killeen Lady Roos at Tiger Gym on Tuesday night. Riding the coattails of…

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UMHB defensive back Baylor Mullins makes a diving interception, jumping in front of University of Redlands wide receiver Stephen Rodriguez during the Cru’s 36-0 shutout over the Bulldogs at Crusader Stadium Saturday night. The Crusader defense allowed just five yards on the ground and 155 yards overall. Comparitvely, UMHB’s offense ran for 209 yards and had 513 total. The Cru goes on the road Saturday to take on the Eagles of the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.

No Point ac-CRU-al

Defense stout, offense in good supply in UMHB 36-0 shutout win By Tony Adams Sports Editor In front of a crowd of 5,662, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football team dominated defensively and the offense scored four touchdowns, as the…

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Belton running back Kavan Johnson breaks away for a 73-yard gain last Friday night during the Tigers’ 49-21 loss to Hendrickson at Tiger Field. Johnson ran for 115 yards on 11 carries. The Tigers take on Round Rock Stony Point this Friday night at Tiger Field.

Them Shock’n Hawks

28 points, including 21 in first 3 minutes, trip Tigers By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers hosted the Pflugerville Hendrickson in the Tigers’ first home game of the season. The home fans got to see the home team…

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Middle hitter McKinzee Robinson (13) makes a soft volley with Kelsie Jones (12) and Chloe Bush (4) in close support during the Lady Tigers’ four-set loss to Waco University Tuesday night at Tiger Gym.

Lady Tigers tough in 4-set loss to Waco University

By Tony Adams Sports Editor In sports, there is losing and there is getting beat. It’s all about the who you face and how you play them. The Belton Lady Tigers’ volleyball stood tall with the Waco University Lady Trojans…

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UMHB quarterback Zach Anderson (1) scored on a 13-yard run Saturday night in Jackson, Mississippi. against the Millsaps College Majors in the Cru’s 43-7 win.

UMHB shrugs off slow start to pound Millsaps 43-7

Special to the Journal The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football team dominated the second half as the Cru rolled to a 43-7 victory over Millsaps College in the 2014 season opener Saturday night in Jackson, Mississippi. UMHB is 1-0 to…

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Belton defensive lineman Ozbourne Seuteni blitzes Waco University quarterback Joshua Browning in the second quarter of Friday night’s 48-0 shutout of the Trojans. The Tigers allowed just 153 yards of total offense, of which 90 of the yards were on the ground and 63 in passing. Belton will host Pflugerville Hendrickson at Tiger Field this Friday night. There is plenty of information on the game and new rules in regards to field access after the game. See inside sports for details.

Shutdown Defense

Fast offense, sharp defense equates to 48-0 win over University By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tiger Football/Bob Shipley-era got underway at Waco ISD Stadium Friday night as the Tigers took on the Waco University Trojans. The Tigers were…

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