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Rockies, Red nipped in last at-bats in 14U Belton Tourney

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Harker Heights Rangers will be ready for their district tournament starting Monday. Especially after two nail-biting, closing-moment victories over Belton Youth Baseball Association’s Belton Reds and previously undefeated Belton Rockies to win the Sophomore…

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Texas Teen Age Baseball districts start Monday

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor From the Sophomore Division to the T-Ballers, there are several Belton Youth Baseball Association teams that are ready for the 2015 Texas Teen Age Baseball district playoffs. In the Sophomore Division, the Belton Rockies and…

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BTYFL signups ongoing

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Love the Belton “B” or the Temple “T”? Maybe you are a fan of the Academy “A” or the Holland “H”? Dream of playing on Friday nights but you are just not old enough yet?…

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BYSA 8U/15U districts underway at Chisholm

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Monday’s day one is in the books at the 2015 Texas Teen Age Softball 8U Coach Pitch and 15U District Tournaments. In the 15U Division, the Rogers Heat run-ruled the Harker Heights Peacocks 10-0 in…

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BYBA playoff teams get revved up for districts

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Youth Baseball Association’s Invitational Tournament, BYBA’s annual pre-district tournament, had it’s array of great hitting, solid pitching and excellent defense. And another dose of Mother Nature’s patented 2015 weather, with an early Saturday…

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Centex Buzz Black finish fifth at 12U State

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Centex 12U Buzz Black squad took to the fields of Hohlt Park in Brenham this weekend, fighting off heat, humidity, rain, storms and delays that took the team into the wee hours of Sunday…

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DCTF predicts Tigers in fourth place, UMHB to win ASC

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Rejoice! Dave Campbell’s 2015 Texas Football High School Preview guide is out. The annual high football preview lexicon hit the newsstands last Friday and many received their copy by mail. DCTF featured over 200 pages…

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Sortor inks intention to play at McLennan

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Former Belton Tiger first baseman Chase Sortor made his college baseball intention official this week, as he heads up I-35 to play for the McLennan Community College Highlanders in 2015-2016. The three-year varsity first baseman…

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Mahler earns NCAA All-American Honors

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Former Belton Tiger track and field standout Wolf Mahler can now add another big title to his growing resume. NCAA All-American. The Texas Longhorn track and field specialist finished seventh in the Decathlon at the…

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Robinson wins FCA MVP Award

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Power. Grace. Speed. Jumping Ability. Have we already covered power? Belton High School graduate McKinzee Robinson has all of it covered and will be a huge asset to Temple College this fall. The former Lady…

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