Category : Sports

BISD athletics inducts two athletes, two coaches onto Belton Wall of Honor

The 2018 class of the Belton Wall of Honor was recognized on Saturday, as four members were presented their plaques in a ceremony that was held at the Belton High School Performing Arts foyer. Dana Young was inducted for powerlifting….

0 Comments / 59 View / June 1, 2018

Kaitlyn Jones first Belton Softball alumnus to play on national champion, as TC wins NJCAA crown

The Temple College Lady Leopards Softball team completed a magical season, as they defeated Chipola (FL) Junior College 6-1 in a winner-take-all game at the National Junior College Athletic Association World Series on Sunday in St. George, Utah. TC went…

0 Comments / 144 View / May 28, 2018

Tigers head for area round match up against Flower Mound Marcus

The Belton Tigers took advantage of opportunities presented to them in their Texas UIL Class 6A Baseball Bi-District series win over Cedar Hill. It took three games, but the Tigers fought until the end to take the series. With the…

0 Comments / 42 View / May 10, 2018

2018 Lady Tigers stayed consistent, hungry throughout season

It is important to consider that the Belton Lady Tigers 2018 schedule was vastly more of a challenge than the 2017 schedule. The body of work was impressive again. Wylie was the season-ending barricade at the end of each season….

0 Comments / 87 View / May 10, 2018

Kaylee Hausam chases gold in Texas UIL Class 6A State Track & Field Discus competition

While speed and jumping usually dominate a Track and Field Meet, throwing takes quite a mix of facets. In discus, the ability to be able to throw a weighted discus further than the next athlete while controlling your body within…

0 Comments / 56 View / May 10, 2018

The Belton Journal Progress Report: The 2018 Spring Edition

As we re-launch the spring edition of The Belton Journal Progress Report, Belton Tigers Baseball and Belton Lady Tiger Softball alums are ramping up their regular seasons on the diamonds across the nation. Here is this week’s Belton Journal Progress…

0 Comments / 132 View / March 21, 2018

Belton Softball 25: The 1993 Belton Softball Team broke the ground for success

The Belton High School Softball program has enjoyed plenty of accolades over the years. The 2018 season marks the 25th anniversary of the Belton Softball program. The inaugural team in 1993 broke the barriers for girls looking to play high…

0 Comments / 584 View / March 5, 2018

Eight Belton athletes make commitments to play sports at next level

The Belton Multipurpose Athletic Complex was the epicenter of Tiger Pride last Wednesday (February 7) for National Signing Day. Eight Belton athletes committed to colleges and universities on NSD. One Tiger who is already enrolled and taking classes is former…

0 Comments / 98 View / February 15, 2018

Belton readies for district title defense in 2018

The Belton Lady Tigers Softball team split the District 8-6A championship with Waco Midway last season, with 13-1 records in district play. They had their playoff run cut short in the area round by Wylie, a team that played tightly…

0 Comments / 140 View / February 15, 2018

Legendary Tiger Harry Wilson passes away at age 62

The Belton community lost a great ambassador of the city with the passing of Harry Wilson this past Sunday at age 62. Harry Lewis Wilson was born on April 25, 1955, in Temple to William Henry Washington and Mary M….

0 Comments / 126 View / February 9, 2018