Vela’s Rivera making mark at Houston; area athletes shine in college

BY TJ GARCIA McALLEN – In the collegiate track and field world, when the University of Arkansas comes calling with scholarship in hand, that is...

UTRGV edged by No. 7 Texas, 4-3

AUSTIN – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley baseball team came to within six outs of knocking off No. 7 Texas before falling...

Dorados rout San Antonio Knights in front of big crowd

Dorados rout San Antonio Knights in front of big crowd

Former Edinburg North catcher shining with powerhouse LSU

BY TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN – Saul Garza, one of the more celebrated baseball prospects to come out of the Rio...

Local talent lifts UTRGV over Rhode Island, 9-5

BRYAN RAMOS | STAFF WRITER EDINBURG - UTRGV extended its baseball win streak to six games Saturday by beating the University of Rhode Island twice...

Vela boys prepare for Cibolo Steele in regional semis

NATHANIEL MATA | STAFF WRITER   EDINBURG -- Edinburg Vela’s group of senior boys basketball players have seen and been through a lot in their four...

UTRGV women prepared to make run in final stretch

EDINBURG – Despite losing back-to-back games for the first time in Western Athletic Conference play this season, UTRGV women’s basketball heads into the final...

Barrera shining bright for Texas State; Valencia wins conference title

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR McALLEN — Dalilah Barrera signed to play softball for Texas State last year. The Mercedes junior drew lots of...

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...