Weslaco’s Rodriguez named All-Area softball Coach of the Year

WESLACO — Things could have worked out a lot differently for Weslaco High coach Mario Rodriguez.A Weslaco High alumnus himself, Rodriguez attended the University...

Mercedes freshman pitcher Vento is All-Area Newcomer of the Year

WESLACO — Mercedes freshman pitcher Mika Vento is a fierce competitor. Her early accomplishments have impressed, but the few mistakes she makes still stay...

Despite Brown’s effort in net, RGV FC Toros lose to LA Galaxy II

EDINBURG — RGV FC keeper Calle Brown said an ideal night for him is standing in the back, doing nothing, and then celebrating a...

First-team opportunities shake up RGV FC Toros lineup ahead of match against LA Galaxy...

EDINBURG — As the final seconds were ticking away in stoppage time of the Houston Dynamo’s U.S. Open Cup match against North Carolina FC...

Liga MX sides set for match July 11 at H-E-B Park in Edinburg

DALLAS — Pumas UNAM will face Club Puebla in the fifth game of the MoneyGram SocioMX Tour 2017 at 7:30 p.m. on July 11...

Where are they now?: Edinburg Vela grad Rivera finding form at University of Arkansas

BY TJ GARCIAFor the high school track star, it’s not every day that the University of Arkansas — perhaps the country’s preeminent track and...

Matlock ready to roll after formal introduction as UTRGV baseball coach

EDINBURG — New UTRGV baseball coach Derek Matlock stepped into his role as pitching coach and recruiting coordinator at West Virginia almost five years...

Chicago White Sox draft UTRGV’s Jose Garcia in 25th round

Before the MLB Draft got underway on Monday, UTRGV outfielder Jose Garcia had heard from only two teams: the St. Louis Cardinals and the...

Dynamo sign seven RGV FC players to short-term agreements

HOUSTON — The Houston Dynamo signed seven players to short-term agreements ahead of the club’s fourth-round Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup match against North...

McAllen Rowe senior Ayala wins Tom Landry Award of Excellence

MISSION – When Alfredo Ayala heard his named called as the winner of the Tom Landry Award of Excellence at the 2017 All-Valley Sports Awards...