Weslaco’s Figueroa wins WBA Super Bantamweight title

It was only a matter of time before Weslaco native Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa’s seemingly endless barrage of punches took effect. After eight rounds of...

Figueroa scores late knockout to remain unbeaten

Weslaco boxer Brandon “The Hearbreaker” Figueroa won his nationally televised main event fight on Sunday night in dramatic fashion.Figueroa (17-0, 12 KOs) finished his...

Brandon Figueroa picks up KO win in San Antonio

Weslaco boxer Brandon Figueroa nearly set a record for punch volume before remaining undefeated with a seventh-round technical knockout of Giovanni Delgado on Saturday.The...

Weslaco boxer Figueroa arrested on DUI charge

Boxer and Weslaco native Omar Figueroa Jr. was arrested by the Indian Wells Police Department on a DUI charge on Jan. 29 in Riverside...

Brandon Figueroa stays undefeated with vicious knockout

MERCEDES — Weslaco native Brandon Figueroa put on a clinic before knocking out Victor Proa with a clean right hook to the body in...

Brandon Figueroa returns to the Valley for next bout

WESLACO — Brandon Figueroa is elated to be back in the familiar surroundings of his hometown of Weslaco.This year, Figueroa (13-0, 8 KOs) has...