Category : Sports

Dawgs gone, SGP inbound

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers needed to a win against Copperas Cove at Bulldawg Stadium and some help from Killeen for a favorable playoff seeding. The Tigers left no doubt what their intentions were in the final…

0 Comments / 58 View / November 14, 2016

District 8-6A schedule ends with critical playoff-type games

By Tony Adams Sports Editor Here are the recaps from Week 10 (Harker Heights bye) in District 8-6A Week 6: Killeen 28 Copperas Cove 16. The Roos overcame a 16-14 deficit in the third quarter with a pair of second…

0 Comments / 77 View / November 8, 2016

Lady Tigers Basketball look to build upon last season’s success

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The 2016-2017 Belton Lady Tigers basketball team is looking to build upon the area playoff appearance from last season. Last Thursday, the Lady Tigers raised their 2016 Bi-District Championship banner at the Belton Basketball inaugural…

0 Comments / 46 View / November 8, 2016

Lady Tigers XC 17th at region, Gilmore 6th, Miller runs well

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Lady Tigers traveled to Lubbock take part in the 2016 Texas UIL 6A Region I Cross Country Meet last Friday. The Lady Tigers ran strong against a stout field of runners from the…

0 Comments / 39 View / November 7, 2016

Tiger Golf on a hot streak, sweeping Waco, winning Hutto

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers boys’ golf team was back in action last Wednesday (Oct. 26), as the Tiger THREE and FOUR flights swept the field at the 2016 Waco ISD Fall Invitational, held at Cottonwood Creek…

0 Comments / 41 View / November 7, 2016

Eagles Caged

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers had the opportunity to break a portion of the four-way gridlock for third place and create a three-way tie for second place with idle Harker Heights. But to do that, the Belton…

0 Comments / 45 View / November 7, 2016

Tigers to celebrate Senior Night on Friday as they take on Ellison

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tigers need all hands on deck to support the team on Friday, as they look to try and get closer to locking up playoff spot against the Killeen Ellison Eagles Friday night at…

0 Comments / 44 View / November 4, 2016

UMHB football great Freeman becomes first with retired number

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor retired the jersey number of former UMHB linebacker Jerrell Freeman at halftime of the Crusader’s 20-15 victory over Hardin-Simmons on Saturday at Crusader Stadium in Belton. The UMHB Athletic and…

0 Comments / 64 View / November 4, 2016

Tigers Team Tennis makes Area semis, fall to Duncanville

By Tony Adams Sports Editor The Belton Tiger Tennis team competed in the first round of the area tournament late last week at the Waco Regional Tennis Center. In the first Area round matchup, the Tigers were up against the…

0 Comments / 34 View / November 4, 2016

Not a Saturday CRUise

The Saturday stage was set at Crusader Stadium for the annual tussle between Division III No. 3-ranked University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and No. 9-ranked Hardin-Simmons, with sole possession of the American Southwest Conference lead and the inside track on a…

0 Comments / 43 View / November 4, 2016