BELTON — Coby Trovinger wore No. 15 instead of his usual No. 9 jersey Friday night during Belton’s regular-season finale at Tiger Field.
BELTON — Logan Drake is an avid angler who’s pocketed his share of awards while fishing some of Texas’ lakes as part of the high school tournament circuit.
RaShonta LeBlanc made it clear and kept it concise when explaining what she expects from her team. Entering her second season as head coach of the Temple Tem-Cats, LeBlanc doesn’t seek perfection, but she does want maximum effort out of her players in every practice and every game.
BELTON — Three of District 12-6A’s playoff sports are filled by Temple, Hewitt Midway and Killeen Shoemaker. The remaining ticket is up for grabs on the final Friday of the regular season.
WACO — Two teams needing a win for very different reasons exited Waco ISD Stadium in very different ways. And, perhaps, not in the manner most figured.
BELTON — Bryan Luna’s football journey began rather indiscriminately one day when a local coach approached the then 7-year-old and his parents to gauge interest.
BELTON — The final week of the regular season can often be quite mundane as some teams prepare for the playoffs while others prepare for next year in meaningless finales.
Belton’s District 12-6A finale Tuesday was far from mundane, with postseason berths and playoff seedings still to be had.
BELTON — As District 12-6A Turns might not attract daytime TV audiences the way other soap operas do, but the drama unfolding down the stretch undoubtedly has those striving for one of the three playoff spots left for the taking with two weeks to go in the regular season on the edge of their seats.
BELTON — Some soccer strategy seeped into Belton’s game plan Friday night. The Tigers certainly accomplished their goal.
BELTON — Not only does Tim Apodaca pay close attention to details, but the Belton senior then does all he can to adhere to them and use whatever particulars he might be dealing with toward a polished, finished product.
BELTON — The road to the playoffs already had its obstacles. There aren’t any less this week, and time is running out.
KILLEEN — Running back Kadarius Marshall returned to Killeen’s lineup after a one-game absence and rushed for 139 yards, quarterback James Terry passed for one score and ran for another, and the Kangaroos posted a 44-17 victory over Belton on Thursday night at Leo Buckley Stadium.
WACO — Some streaks continued while others ended Thursday at the District 12-6A cross country meet, during which Temple head coach David Melvin said times were off the charts around the Heart of Texas Soccer Complex’s 3-mile course.