Best Valley programs named as finalists

If a team is greater than the sum of its athletes that means it’s achieving more than expected. The same can be said...

All-Valley Sports Award Banquet baseball, softball finalists unveiled

Springtime's crack of the bats, the pounding of leather and the chants from the dugouts of both boys and girls enhance the baseball/softball experience...

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...

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...

Sub-6A top male, female athletes named for AVSAB

The quality of athletes in the Rio Grande Valley was not bound by what class the athletes’ school was competing in. From the smallest...

Sharyland Pioneer’s season comes to an end in 5A semifinals

ROUND ROCK — Sharyland Pioneer’s historic run to the state tournament came to an end Thursday night as Georgetown, the No. 4 team in...

Class 6A Athletes of the Year finalists named

Athletes are, well, just that, athletes. Many have been gifted in more than one sport, with multiple talents, and some in the Valley excel...

Sharyland Pioneer sets off on road to state baseball tourney

MISSION — The Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks departed on their journey to Round Rock for the UIL 5A state baseball tournament at 7 a.m. Wednesday...

Sharyland Pioneer proudly repping RGV at state tournament

MISSION — And then there was one. The last team standing in the Rio Grande Valley, the Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks, departed Wednesday on their journey...

Wrestling finalists named for AVSAB

Wrestlers are a different breed of athlete. That can easily be seen as they prepare for a match, listening to music, dancing, jumping around,...