La Joya Juarez-Lincoln’s Edson Fonseca is the Monitor’s Newcomer of the Year

This spring brought a familiar feeling for the La Joya Juarez-Lincoln Huskies boys soccer team. They were a force yet again.A season ago, the...

Super sophomores: Class of 2020 key to McAllen High’s state appearance

NATHANIEL MATA | STAFF WRITERMcALLEN — On the goal that sent McAllen High to the state tournament, Westyn Henderson lobbed a soaring pass to...

Edinburg girls down Harlingen to advance

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR ELSA — The Edinburg High Bobcats unleashed a second quarter 20-0 run and never looked back as they...

Vaqueros first to earn WAC tourney berth

EDINBURG — The UTRGV baseball program last extended its season by qualifying for a conference tournament in 2014, when it was the University of...

UPDATE: Sharyland’s Lee leads UIL Class 5A state golf tournament by four

Sharyland High's Jimmy Lee holds a 4-stroke lead through 15 holes during the final round of the UIL Class 5A state golf tournament at...

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...

Flores forging a career despite hardships

MARK MAY | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR PHARR — Like many professional boxers, Juan Alberto “Beto” Flores has not had an easy life. By the time...

McAllen High tops McAllen Memorial for PoundFest title

McALLEN — In a back-and-forth affair that pitted two of the area’s top teams against one another, McAllen High triumphed over McAllen Memorial 25-17,...

Mercedes, Rowe meet in Game of the Week

When Mercedes and McAllen Rowe meet in The Monitor’s Game of the Week on Thursday, it will be a brawl between arguably two of...

Eagles, Mustangs set to duel in Game of the Week

McALLEN — For the third time in five weeks, The Monitor’s Game of the Week will unfold at Tom Landry Stadium when Mission High...