The Belton Freshman White basketball team traveled to Waco for two games Saturday. In the first game the Tigers played Harker Heights. The White team had a tough time scoring points and could not keep up with the Knights. The Tigers kept it close in the first half but Heights would prove to be to much in the second half. The Tigers would lose the first game 51-17. Top Scorers were Cedric Alexander 4, Ben Curran 4, John Colambo 3, Braydon Heiser 2, Cooper McCarley 2, Braxton Haynes 1 and Mason Hibbard 1.
In the second game the Tigers took on Midway. The Tigers would play much better and had chances to win but would come up short. Midway came out firing and would take a first quarter lead by the score of 14-8. Midway would add to the lead in the second quarter taking a 24-15 lead into halftime. Belton would keep in close in the third quarter but would find themselves down by ten going into the final quarter. The Tigers started a quick rally in the fourth getting within five points but Midway would weather the storm and win by the score of 43-33. Top Scorers- Braxton Haynes 14, John Colambo 6, Rayford Pete 4, Mason Hibbard 3, Cedric Alexander 2, Ben Curran 2, Aidon Cearley 1 and Arron Rhoads 1. The Tigers will travel to Harker Heights Saturday and play games at 10 A.M. and 12 P.M.