Mission falls to Laredo United in overtime thriller

MISSION — With seconds winding down in crunch time, sophomore quarterback Jeremy Duran and the Mission High offense stepped to the line of scrimmage...

Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks earn first playoff win in program history

MISSION — It was a historic night Friday at Richard Thompson Stadium for the Sharyland Pioneer Diamondbacks. After falling 1 yard shy of the program’s...

Eagle Pass stuns PSJA with massive comeback

PHARR — After forcing a three-and-out on the first possession of the second half, senior quarterback Justin Morales and the PSJA High offense trotted...

Carrera, Peña, Speights lead playoff race

McALLEN — On the sweltering, sunny South Texas summer days leading up to the return of football season, three highly motivated running backs were...

McHi’s Aaron Nixon signs with University of Texas

McALLEN — An 11-year-old Aaron Nixon had just won a national championship with his 11U baseball team. After being named the game’s Most Valuable...

Pioneer’s Evan Maldonado signs with University of Houston

MISSION — Sharyland Pioneer’s Evan Maldonado has turned into the Diamondbacks’ Mr. Everything. Last year as a junior, Maldonado played all over the diamond and...

Mission’s Villarreal signs with UTRGV

MISSION — Talking to those who know Mission High senior Steve Villarreal, one quickly learns that he’s the ultimate competitor. Name the game, Villarreal can’t...

District champion Rio Grande City Rattlers rolling into playoffs

RIO GRANDE CITY — For the 2019 Rio Grande City Rattlers, their journey started with belief. Belief in themselves, belief in each other, and belief...

Ortiz, “El Patrón” ready to put on a show at Payne Arena

HIDALGO — There’s no love lost between Tito Ortiz and Alberto “El Patrón” Rodriguez. When the UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE and PRIDE...

Palmview’s Jonathan Martinez signs LOI to play baseball at Texas State

MISSION — Tears of joy, lots of laughs and plenty of love filled the La Joya Palmview library on Tuesday as La Joya Palmview...