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...

UTRGV splits series against Texas Tech

STAFF REPORT LUBBOCK — The UTRGV baseball team split its non-conference series against Texas Tech after losing 19-11 in Game 2 on Wednesday at Dan...

Spring football: Same offense, new faces at Sharyland High

With just two returning starters on offense, Sharyland High coach Ron Adame could choose to change up his spread offense and try to do...

Diamond Power: Valley softball players succeeding across Texas

BY TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Former Mercedes Tigers softball star Dalilah Barrera began the 2019 season as Texas State’s starting...

McHi’s Aaron Nixon to play in MLB All-Star Week’s High School All-Star Game

McAllen High's Aaron Nixon will take part in the Major League Baseball All-Star Week festivities this weekend as the senior has been selected to play...

Local 7-year-old golfer competes at World Championships

PHARR — Some athletes can spend their entire careers working to make a dream come true. Catherine Carr, a second-grader from Pharr, recently made one...

UTRGV Notebook: Chirchir named WAC Athlete of the Week

EDINBURG — UTRGV men’s cross country runner Abraham Chirchir was tabbed the Western Athletic Conference’s Athlete of the Week for Aug. 26-Sept. 1, the...

McAllen Memorial grad Banks back home with UTRGV volleyball

EDINBURG — When Baylor sophomore Taylor Marburger stepped to the line to serve during Saturday’s match against UTRGV, Vaqueros junior Draik Banks knew what...