Henry Miller

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Henry Miller is the interim sports editor for The Monitor. You can reach him at hmiller@themonitor.com or (956) 683-4472.

Flores forging a career despite hardships

MARK MAY | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR PHARR — Like many professional boxers, Juan Alberto “Beto” Flores has not had an easy life. By the time...

Edinburg Vela’s Bailey signs with TCU

The weight on Tyler Bailey’s shoulders no longer crushes the 6-foot-5, 260-pound recent graduate from Edinburg Vela. Signing days have a tendency to lighten the...

Update: Former RGV Vipers coach Joseph Blair joins 76ers

BY HENRY MILLER | STAFF WRITER Joseph Blair became an instant hit with fans, management and players when he took over as coach of the...

Edinburg Vela’s Taylor Campbell named Girls Soccer Co-Player of the Year

EDINBURG — Taylor Campbell had a breakaway up the left sideline. She was a scorer and could’ve easily taken the shot, even though she...

Edinburg North’s Lizzy Loera earns All-Area Defensive Player of the Year

EDINBURG — Lizzy Loera admittedly was a little scared when she returned to the soccer field. Coming back from a broken ankle, that wasn’t entirely...

Undefeated DeLeon to fight in Border Wars main event

McALLEN — Dimas DeLeon said he was a little shocked when he scored his first knockout in the ring. “I landed a left hand and...

Nurse’s trip through the Rio Grande Valley leads to NBA title

As RGV Vipers general manager Rene Borrego watched the Toronto Raptors during their NBA Finals series victory over the Golden State Warriors on...

Former McHi, current A&M standout Casas swimming strong

Former McAllen High and current Texas A&M swimmer Shaine Casas continues to  impress around the world. Casas, who just concluded his freshman year on the...

Texas Tech volleyball to hold camp in McAllen

Edinburg Vela and Valley Venom Club Team hitter/defensive specialist Glenys Maldonado will spend some of the summer like hundreds of Rio Grande Valley athletes...

Volleyball nominees selected for AVSAB

Volleyball is a fast-growing sport, both among spectators and players. Volleyball players are training and competing year round as many of the girls who...