Graham, Tyler earn All-WAC honors; UTRGV set for WAC Tourney

The UTRGV women's basketball team is set for the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in Las Vegas as the Vaqueros (13-16, 8-8 WAC) will play...

Multitude of fans attend Sharyland High vs. Sharyland Pioneer

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR EDINBURG — Take me out to the ball game. Take me out to the crowd. And it was quite...

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...

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...

Mireles, Rattlers ready to roll in year one

Leo Mireles grew up playing football wearing the Roma red before going on to play for the Red Raiders at Texas Tech. And after spending years coaching on both sides of the ball in Laredo, Mireles is back donning red in Starr County, this time as a first-year head coach for the Rio Grande City Rattlers. His first task: changing the culture of a program that hasn’t been to the playoffs since 2013. “They’ve responded well and I’ve been very impressed by them,” Mireles said after the Rattlers’ first full week of practice. “They want change and they’re tired of not making the playoffs. They’re hungry and I’m excited for a great season.” Read the full story at themonitor.com and rgvsports.com.

Pioneer prevails in 16-5A DII battle with Mercedes

MERCEDES — Friday night’s meeting between Sharyland Pioneer and Mercedes featured the top two offensive units in District 16-5A DII, but the Diamondbacks showed...

UTRGV baseball walks off winners against Utah Valley

EDINBURG – Junior Hunter Lessard scored on a wild pitch with two outs in the ninth to send The University of Texas Rio...

Former Pan Am, UTPA baseball ‘Coach Al’ Ogletree dies at 89

EDINBURG — The Texas baseball community lost one of its most beloved figures as former Pan American and University of Texas-Pan American coach Al...

Former Valley athletes set for D-II World Series with Kingsville

The Texas A& M University at Kingsville softball team is preparing for the Div. II College World Series, an eight-team, double-elimination tournament, as the...

Parking adjustments for La Joya, McAllen Memorial football game

Fans planning to attend the La Joya High versus McAllen Memorial football game Thursday, Oct. 3, will need to make adjustments in order to...