La Joya Juarez-Lincoln’s Edson Fonseca is the Monitor’s Newcomer of the Year

This spring brought a familiar feeling for the La Joya Juarez-Lincoln Huskies boys soccer team. They were a force yet again.A season ago, the...

McAllen High becomes first Valley girls soccer team to reach state, beating Austin Lake...

SAN ANTONIO — One late goal was all the McAllen High Bulldogs needed to punch their ticket as the first Rio Grande Valley girls...

Mounting turnovers bring Edinburg High season to close

SAN ANTONIO — The Edinburg High Bobcats didn’t have a firm handle of the basketball to start their UIL Class 6A Region IV semifinal...

Area soccer players named all-staters

McAllen High’s Lexi Gonzalez and Ava Alaniz were both selected to the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches’ Class 6A All-State first team, while two...

Former Valley athletes set for D-II World Series with Kingsville

The Texas A& M University at Kingsville softball team is preparing for the Div. II College World Series, an eight-team, double-elimination tournament, as the...

Top Class 6A team finalists named for AVSAB

Teamwork. The finalists for Class 6A boys and girls teams of the year had incredible individual talents. Those talents, however, were enhanced by a group...

RGV FC finishes in scoreless draw with Tacoma

EDINBURG – Despite dominating both the time of possession and offensive numbers, the RGV FC Toros ended a hard-fought, physical match in a scoreless...

UTRGV beats North Dakota to open four-game homestand

EDINBURG — The UTRGV defense was unforgiving and unrelenting to the North Dakota Fighting Hawks. The Vaqueros forced the Fighting Hawks into 30 turnovers, including...

Cowboys’ Prescott seeks 1st playoff win vs Wilson, Seahawks

SCHUYLER DIXON | ASSOCIATED PRESS ARLINGTON, Texas — Russell Wilson won a wild-card game with Seattle as a rookie, a Super Bowl in his second...

Closer Jose Leclerc, Rangers agree to $14.75M, 4-year deal

SURPRISE, Ariz.  — Right-hander Jose Leclerc and the Texas Rangers have agreed to a $14.75 million, four-year contract, a deal that covers the seasons...