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Belton’s Blayton Evans looks in a pass perfectly during the first morning of Belton Tiger Football Camp at Tiger Field Monday morning. The camp is a week-long event.

Tigers Football Camp marks beginning of 2014 season

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Tony Adams The incoming seventh through ninth grade Belton Tigers’ football players took to Tiger Field on Monday and Tuesday in a week-long training camp. The camp is the unofficial indoctrination for seventh and eighth…

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Belton’s Jackie Wainwright taps the ball over the net while Brey York (left) and McKinzee Robinson look on in support during the Belton Lady Tigers’ tryout camp this week. York and Robinson are returning players for Stacy Meyers’ team and Wainwright made the 2014 varsity squad.

Roarin’ n Spikin’: Meyers’ Lady Tigers set to roll for 2014 campaign

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Tony Adams The quest to put on Belton Lady Tiger varsity red-and-white got underway at Tiger Gym this week. Former Belton junior varsity players and incoming freshman converged upon Belton High School early Monday morning…

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Strike Zone Bad Boys’ Ty Jackson (batting) is making on-field transitions during weekends with the Bad Boys. With the Belton Youth Baseball’s Belton Aces, he played third base. In select ball, he is also pitching and catching.

Strike Zone Bad Boys: Making on-field transitions

Published Aug. 7, 2014 By Tony Adams The Belton Strike Zone Bad Boys 8U played in the Waxahachie “Good Time For a Cool Down” Tournament last weekend. It was an 8U “Kid-Pitch” tournament; one in which several members of the…

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Kimmy

A Friend to Us All: Temple catcher dies from injuries in collision

Published May 8, 2014 By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Many people have talked about their memories of Temple catcher Kimberlyn “Kimmy” Longbotham. I have covered many events in Belton in the 18 months that I been back here and consider…

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Schescke

Schescke signs letter of intent to play at Cisco JC

By Tony Adams Sports Editor Casey Schescke is the picture of a determined, resilient Belton athlete. Misfortunes build resiliency and Schescke’s story is the good one. The Belton senior signed her letter of intent to attend Cisco Junior College last…

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Belton Boys

Belton boys go 1-3 at M.T. Rice Tourney

By Tony Adams Sports Editor   The Belton Tigers’ boys basketball, fresh off of the Christmas break, played in the three-day, M.T. Rice Tournament at Midway High School in Hewitt. On Thursday, the Tigers were matched up with Austin Bowie….

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Lady Tigers win three

Lady Tigers win three at Lady Badgers holiday tourney

By Tony Adams Sports Editor   The Belton Lady Tigers, refreshed and ready following the Christmas break, played in the Lady Badgers Holiday Tournament in Lampasas last weekend. Belton recovered from a disastrous final 13 minutes that ruined a run…

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Belton Standout

Belton standout athletes sign letters of intent

By Tony Adams Sports Editor Friday afternoon at the Belton High School Multisport Facility was a special afternoon for several of Belton’s finest athletes. Friends, family and classmates converged together for an after-school group letter of intent signing, featuring four…

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BHS Swimming

BHS Swimming wins overall title at KISD Invitational

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton High School Swim Team just keep pushing their way through the water and making headway towards 2014 with another solid performance at the Clements Boys and Girls Club Natatorium last Saturday. Belton took…

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Lady Tigers Timberview

Lady Tigers finish 3rd, Timberview next in bi-districts

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers’ volleyball team seniors were honored prior to Tuesday’s contest against the Killeen Ellison Lady Eagles. Bailey Borger, Brieanne Brown, Danae Allison, Kinsey Williams, Brooklyn Borger, Machaela Moore, Monica Gonzalez and team…

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