Edinburg Vela named top 100 football program in Texas

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football unveiled the 2020 edition of its Texas High School Football 6-Year Program Rankings, and one Rio Grande Valley team earned...

Garcia’s grit, dynamic play earns All-Area Player of the Year honors

McALLEN — Valeria Garcia’s climb to the upper echelon of the Rio Grande Valley basketball world followed a long, meandering route to the top. Garcia,...

All-Area Coach of the Year: Martinez leads Valley View to historic finish

McALLEN — Valley View head coach Arnold Martinez took the Tigers’ head coaching job in 2016 looking to reverse the program’s fortunes. In his...

All Area Girls Wrestler of the Year: Donna High state champion Precious Hernandez

After two days of wrestling practice, Donna High’s Precious Hernandez was ready to quit. “I told my mom that this wasn’t for me,” she said....

New Kids on the Block: Rio Grande City’s young roster reaching new heights

RIO GRANDE CITY — It’s often said that there’s no substitute for experience, but Rio Grande City has flipped that notion on its head...

PSJA Memorial wins Heart of the Valley tourney

BY RAUL GARCIA STAFF WRITER DONNA — PSJA Memorial defeated Edinburg High 2-0 to capture the gold cup trophy at the first Heart of the Valley...

McHi, Mission swimmers shine at McAllen ISD New Year’s Classic

BY HENRY MILLER | STAFF WRITER McALLEN — Jada Ashford felt confident going into her first year with the Los Fresnos girls swim team. “I’ve been swimming...

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...