Category : Sports

The 2018 Lone Star Shoot Out: A Beginner’s Guide in 7-On-7

So you’re heading to Tiger Field the Belton 7-on-7 Lone Star Shoot Out Tournament and you see all of these eye-popping scores that are appearing in our game recaps for 7-on-7? Do the rules sometimes seem a little hazy? No…

0 Comments / 71 View / June 7, 2018

Lone Star Shoot Out to be held at Tiger Field on Friday and Saturday

Seventeen teams from 16 different schools with take the football fields at Belton High School on Friday and Saturday for Lone Star Shootout 2018. Pool play will commence at 10 a.m. on Friday, with each team playing five pool games…

0 Comments / 145 View / June 7, 2018

BYBA and BYSA teams, players going all out to get into the district playoffs

The Texas Teen-Age Baseball and Texas Teen-Age Softball state tournaments were announced recently. The Belton Youth Baseball Association landed the Boys 8U Coach Pitch Tournament at the Jace Jefferson Baseball Complex at Heritage Park. Temple Youth Baseball Association landed the…

0 Comments / 151 View / June 1, 2018

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 / 64 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 / 146 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 / 49 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 / 94 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 / 63 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 / 133 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 / 588 View / March 5, 2018