Vela’s Daniel Enriquez can’t be stopped on his way to The Monitor’s All-Area All-Purpose...

EDINBURG — Edinburg Vela junior Daniel Enriquez has been playing football all his life.He thought his time to shine would come on the offensive...

Outstanding season for Mission Vets’ Garcia nets him The Monitor’s All-Area Newcomer of the...

EDINBURG — Mikey Garcia was aware of what he was getting himself into. Mission Veterans coach David Gilpin let Garcia know during spring practice...

Vipers falter late in matinee loss to Charge

HIDALGO — The RGV Vipers were in the driver's seat for a majority of Tuesday’s game against the Canton Charge, a kids day matinee, only to...

Dowell finding footing as UTRGV women’s basketball prepares for home tournament, matchup with USC

EDINBURG —UTRGV women’s basketball guard Jameka Dowell first learned how to shoot during fifth grade. She copied the form of one of her friends,...

Where are they now?: Vela’s Washington finding role at Huston-Tillotson

BY BY TJ GARCIAMcALLEN — For many RGV volleyball players, getting a chance to compete on the collegiate level is a big goal.For Edinburg...

The Monitor’s 2017 All-Area Volleyball First and Second Teams and Final Top 10

The first and second teams plus the final top 10 from the 2017 volleyball season. The Monitor’s All-Area First and Second TeamKristi Gomez, PSJA Memorial...

Marburger stepping into her own as Newcomer of the Year

McAllen Memorial sophomore setter Sydney Marburger is The Monitor's All-Area Volleyball Newcomer of the Year.McALLEN — The 2016 volleyball season was the conclusion of one Marburger’s...

Lopez steadied McAllen Memorial through early turbulence to win Coach of the Year

McAllen Memorial's Lorena Lopez is The Monitor's Coach of the Year. McALLEN — McAllen Memorial coach Lorena Lopez entered the 2017 season off a 40-win...

UTRGV lacks fight in home loss to UT Arlington

EDINBURG — Knowing UT Arlington was coming into Edinburg on a two-game losing streak, UTRGV coach Lew Hill told his players to expect the...

Kimasa hitting his stride for UTRGV men’s basketball after difficult transition

EDINBURG — A little more than two weeks ago, UTRGV men’s basketball coach Lew Hill issued a challenge to his team’s five seniors.“Each one...