The Monitor’s 2018 All-Area Softball Selections

The Monitor's All-Area Softball First and Second Teams from the 2018 season. First TeamSabrina Salinas, La Joya High, pitcher: 19-6, 1.76 ERA, 140 KsHope Rodriguez,...

Top programs produce six nominees for Football Player of the Year, Volleyball Player of...

The six nominees for Volleyball Player of the Year and Football Player of the Year share one common trait: team success. Each individual standout...

Tamez’s FG lifts Sharyland High over Sharyland Pioneer; owns upper hand in district race

MISSION — After Sharyland High’s Week 7 win versus Edcouch-Elsa, coach Ron Adame met with senior quarterbacks Oscar Valdez and Edgar Longoria. Adame told...

Sharyland High defeats Roma in district play

MISSION — The Sharyland Rattlers defeated Roma on Tuesday at Sharyland, 2-0, in District 31-5A action. Other games scheduled in 31 5A tonight included La...

PSJA Southwest’s Junior Garcia gets it together to earn The Monitor’s Newcomer of the...

EDINBURG — A technical foul was called toward the end of PSJA Southwest’s first game of the season. “No. 21,” the referee shouted. The technical had...

Mcallen Memorial’s Talamantez signs with OLLU Saints

McALLEN — Tani Talamantez has a smile that will light up a dark room. When she gathers with teammates or family and friends, laughter...

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...

Sharyland Pioneer’s Jacob Rosales is The Monitor’s All-Area Baseball Player of the Year

MISSION — It is said big time players make big time plays in big time games. Sharyland Pioneer’s Jacob Rosales was the biggest. The shortstop,...

Photo Gallery: McHi takes to the field to prepare for this week’s games

McAllen High School football players didn't shy away from the heat during practice this week. Check out these photos to see how they're doing.

GOTW matchup: Vela’s Sotelo, Memorial’s Morales will be x-factors

McALLEN — When the McAllen Memorial Mustangs and Edinburg Vela SaberCats meet on the field at Richard R. Flores Stadium in The Monitor’s Game...