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Caleb Armstrong (52), Victor Auxenfans (92) and Keith Reineke are three key assets to the UMHB defense.

UMHB hosts Linfield in rematch of 2015 NCAA’s

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The No. 5 University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders Football team has had some memorable regular season games over its 19-year history. None may be more important than Saturday’s home game against No. 3 Linfield College…

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Markeith Miller (27) ran for 81 of UMHB’s 312 yards rushing in their 56-21 win over TLU last Saturday.

UMHB rolls over Texas Lutheran 56-21

Special to the Journal The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor football grabbed an early lead, weathered a Texas Lutheran rally and then pulled away late for a 56-21 victory over the Bulldogs Saturday night in Seguin. The Cru improves to 2-0…

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Michael Finney named new Centex Cavalry HC

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Champions Indoor Football League introduced the Centex Cavalry as their 13th franchise back on Aug. 11, bringing arena football back to the Central Texas area. The momentum of the franchise brought about two major…

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Belton XC teams perform well at Kiwanis Meet

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers and Lady Tigers Cross Country teams took part in the 2016 Hewitt Kiwanis Midway Invitational Cross Country Meet held at the Heart of Texas Soccer Complex in Waco last Thursday. The Tigers…

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Davion Peoples’ 70-yard run on the second play from scrimmage set the tone for the Belton Tigers offense throughout the game, as Belton scored in three of the four quarters in their 70-35 win over Stony Point at Tiger Field last Friday night. The 70-point game was the most in a Tigers’ game since 1937 and is the third-highest output all time.

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Belton blows past Stony Point with 28-point blitz in fourth quarter, 70-35 By Tony Adams Sports Editor On a Friday night where the Belton Tigers and Round Rock Stony Point Tigers honored the men and women who defend our country’s…

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Tiger Football Camp signals beginning of 2016 football season

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The second installment of the 2016 Belton Tiger Summer Football Camp was held this week at Tiger Field and the Tiger practice facility. Campers, from incoming grades seven through nine, were put through a series…

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The Belton Ducks 10U took part in the Texas Teenage Baseball Association 10U Tiger Base State Tournament at the Northam Baseball Complex in Temple last week. The Ducks went 1-2, playing three tough games in the tournament after a first-round bye.

10U Ducks challenge, but fall at state tourney in three games

Belton Youth Baseball Association’s 10U Belton Ducks squad traveled to Temple Wednesday evening for their opening game of the 2016 Texas Teenage Baseball Association’s 10U Tight Base Tournament at the Northam Baseball Complex. The tournament started a day later than…

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The Belton Yankees 8U Coach Pitch team competed at the 2016 Texas Teenage Baseball Association 8U Coach Pitch State Tournament last week in Cameron. The Yankees took third place in the tournament. Their fellow Belton team, the Belton Tigers, took fourth place in the tournament.

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Belton 8U Yankees fight through to third place The Belton Yankees 8U coach pitch team took the field last Friday morning in Cameron in the loser’s bracket final of the 2016 Texas Teenage Baseball Association 8U Coach Pitch State Tournament…

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The Belton Wildcats 6U T-ball team finished fourth at the 2016 Texas Teenage Baseball Association 6U T-ball State Tournament in Chandler.

BYBA teams represent Belton well at TTAB state tournaments

The Belton Youth Baseball Association closed out the 2016 spring season at the Texas Teenage Baseball Association (TTAB) state tournaments, held at various towns across Texas last week. In the 6U T-ball state tournament in Chandler, the Belton Wildcats and…

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The Belton Yankees 14U team finished fourth at the 2016 Texas Teenage Baseball Association 14U State Tournament in Hillsboro.

Yankees top Rockies for 14U District win, state in Hillsboro

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The stakes were high last Wednesday night at Jaycee Field in Belton, as the Belton Yankees and Belton Rockies locked horns with a spot in Wednesday night’s Texas Teenage Baseball (TTAB) 14U District 10 Championship….

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