Category : Sports

Powerhouse’s Team Invincible reaches The Summit, places fourth in the world

Special to the Journal Team Invincible from Powerhouse Cheer & Fitness represented our town extremely well during The Summit cheerleading competition at Walt Disney World in Florida during the last weekend of April. This is the exceptionally talented team that…

0 Comments / 259 View / May 23, 2016

Tiger Tennis 3rd Annual Tennis-A-Thon raises $9,000

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tiger Tennis team held their 3rd Annual Tennis-A-Thon at the Belton High School Tennis Courts overnight last Friday. The annual fundraiser goes to support the tennis team and a quarter of the funds…

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Belton sweeps GLC in bi-district round in rout 10-1, come-from behind walk-off by Mask 2-1

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Tigers took to the road on Friday, May 6, as they began their 47-mile Road to Round Rock with a trip to the Metroplex. The Tigers took on Garland Lakeview Centennial in the…

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Holman K’s No. 300, Drake school-record 57th hit, Belton wins 26th straight, 12-0

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers had plenty on the line Saturday, May 7 in the Class 6A area one-game playoff against the Mesquite Lady Skeeters in Glen Rose. Belton hit hard out of the box and…

0 Comments / 156 View / May 20, 2016

Tigers Spring Football prepping for May 27 Red-and-White Game

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Spring practice is in full swing for the Belton Tigers, as they are two weeks into the preparations for the May 27 Red and White Game at Tiger Field. Belton head coach Bob Shipley has…

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Partners P.E. Olympics: An Amazing Event

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Belton High School’s Partners’ Physical Education Program held its annual field day last Friday at Tiger Gym. The event was supposed to take place at Tiger Field, but the inclement weather of Thursday night kept…

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Heien, Davis selected to play at NCAA Division III National Tournaments

Special to the Journal University of Mary Hardin-Baylor men’s golfer Mats Heien has been selected to compete as an individual in the 2016 NCAA Division III National Championship. Heien is the first UMHB men’s golfer selected to compete as an…

0 Comments / 125 View / May 15, 2016

BTABC Reverse Draw massive success

By Elizabeth Varville, Correspondent The Belton Tiger Athletic Booster Club (BTABC) held their annual fundraiser on April 29 at the Bell County Expo Center. This year marks the first draw reverse raffle in many years, combined with a silent auction….

0 Comments / 212 View / May 15, 2016

Belton rains 20 on Garland before lightning, two hailstorms end game in Lady Tigers win

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor Lady Tiger Field was in pristine condition and the stands were packed just in time for Thursday night’s Class 6A Bi-District, one-game playoff between the Garland Lady Owls and the No. 2-ranked Belton Lady Tigers….

0 Comments / 108 View / May 14, 2016

Mask homers twice, Potvin, Stafford add clouts as Tigers hand Heights first district loss

By Tony Adams, Sports Editor In a game that was postponed twice and rescheduled for Monday night, the Belton Tigers were hungry for a solid pre-playoff test. They got exactly that in the District 12-6A champion Harker Heights Knights. The…

0 Comments / 97 View / May 13, 2016