30-6A Notebook: McHi to utilize two-quarterback system

McALLEN — After his team’s dominant 49-7 defeat of Brownsville Lopez on the road, McAllen High head coach Patrick Shelby said that he plans...

Mercedes, Rowe meet in Game of the Week

When Mercedes and McAllen Rowe meet in The Monitor’s Game of the Week on Thursday, it will be a brawl between arguably two of...

Reloaded: Patriots ready to carry the torch

MISSION — Mission Veterans and Mr. Texas Football 2018 Landry Gilpin captivated South Texas football fans last year as the Patriots became the first...

Mustangs defense, running game ready for tough non-district slate

McALLEN — McAllen Memorial hit the practice field in full pads for the first time in 2019 looking to continue to build after a...

Harlingen South mixes up attacks in win over Sharyland

MISSION — Sharyland High’s volleyball team showed off some impressive firepower at times against visiting Harlingen South. However, the visiting Hawks showed that power isn’t...

Lugo earns coach of the year accolades for rookie achievements

PHARR — Stephanie Lugo knows softball. She began playing the game when she was 5. She found a love for the game and learned what...

Defense dominates at Monitor Media Day 3

MISSION — Defense was the dominant theme of the afternoon at Day 3 of The Monitor’s Media Days for high school football Tuesday at...

UTRGV women’s basketball set for rigorous road schedule

EDINBURG — The UTRGV women’s basketball team’s schedule, which includes several rigorous road games in nonconference play, was released Tuesday by the university’s athletic...