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Where Are They Now? Castillo thriving at Prairie View A&M

T.J. GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Crystal Castillo’s trophy case just got crowded. The Prairie View A&M University hurler from San Benito was...

UTRGV wins with walk-off in 9th, 6-5

EDINBURG —Two games. Two walk-off wins. For the second straight night, UTRGV grabbed a win in dramatic fashion as the Vaqueros edged WAC rival Utah...

RGC clips Pioneer in extra innings, 4-3

MISSION — Eddie Garza doubled in the winning run with a shot to left field as Rio Grande City pulled out a 4-3 regional...

Former Valley standouts coming up big for Texas Longhorns

BY TJ GARCIA McALLEN — Three former Rio Grande Valley standouts posted top 10 finishes in four different races to help the University of Texas...

Former Vipers players enjoying Rockets’ postseason run

SCOTT HARRISON | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR A trio of Florida Gators helped the RGV Vipers achieve an NBA G League championship, while a pair...

Where are They Now? Mustangs alum Gonzalez shining at Temple College

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Daisy Gonzalez is at again. The Temple College sophomore is helping lead her team into the National...

Teach For America gives Juarez-Lincoln educator a way to give back to RGV

Maria Villalpando Lopez teaches English 1 for ninth graders and technical writing for grades 10th through 12th at La Joya Juarez-Lincoln High School. She...

Where are they now? Servin hitting stride of Kingsville A&M

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Giancarlo Servin is a contact hitter by the very definition of the term. The Texas A&M-Kingsville third...

A look at Friday’s weather

Expect sunny skies and low humidity Friday for the Rio Grande Valley, according to the National Weather Service in Brownsville. High temperatures will be warm,...

Tigers knock out Chargers, advance to state

BY STEFAN MODRICH | STAFF WRITER BROWNSVILLE — Valley View was hungry from the opening kickoff, and the Tigers (18-13) were on the hunt for...