Saul Berrios-Thomas

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Saul Berrios-Thomas covers the RGV Vipers and high school sports for The Monitor. He can be reached at sberrios-thomas@themonitor.com or (956) 683-4470.

Disappointing end: Cowboys fans saddened by loss in divisional playoffs

McALLEN — As the night wore on, the exclamations of excitement turned to groans of frustration and exasperated expletives. Many of the fans at the...

Weslaco High football coach resigns

After rebuilding one of the most storied programs in Valley history, Michael Salinas is hanging up his coaching headset. Michael Salinas resigned as Weslaco High...

Sanchez at the forefront of new era at Weslaco High

MISSION — It is rare for a group of seniors to lead the dawn of a new era, but that is what happened this...

Edinburg Vela’s ‘Mito’ Perez and Ivan Mendoza earn The Monitor’s 2018 Co-Newcomer of the...

The Monitor named two Newcomers of the Year for high school football, and they are both from the same school.

Hartenstein’s career-high 29 lifts Vipers to third win in a row

The two newest Vipers made an impact in the team's third straight win

Big night from Caboclo not enough to keep Vipers’ streak alive

BY SAUL BERRIOS-THOMAS | STAFF WRITER EDINBURG — Coming into Thursday’s game at Bert Ogden Area against the Oklahoma City Blue, RGV Vipers forward Bruno...

Weslaco East, Edinburg Vela set to tussle in The Monitor’s Game of the Week

Two heavyweights collide in District 31-6A action on Friday.Edinburg Vela hosts Weslaco East at 7:30 Friday night at Richard R. Flores Stadium in The...

Vipers run and gun past the Hustle on opening night

EDINBURG — The RGV Vipers got going early, and never looked back, christening Bert Ogden Arena with an opening night win.The Vipers (1-0) won...

Bond ignites RGV early, as Vipers run away with exhibition

EDINBURG — Coming into Monday’s exhibition game, RGV Vipers rookie Tim Bond, who played four years at Eastern Michigan University, had a face-to-face meeting...

RGV Vipers’ forwards highlight groundbreaking system

EDINBURG — When RGV Vipers coach Joseph Blair first spoke to the media, his message was simple.“I am really excited about this season. And...