The nominees for Class 6A and Sub-6A Program of the Year were highlighted by some of the deepest playoff runs in school history and anchored by consistency across all sports.
The RGV FC Toros extended their franchise-record winless streak on Saturday with a 3-1 loss to OKC Energy FC at Taft Stadium in Oklahoma City.
The seven coaches nominated for Girls and Boys Coach of the Year honors led their teams on deep playoffs runs, and many of them overcame young rosters and unexpected injuries to do so.
Eye-popping statistical seasons were the constant among the seven athletes nominated for Baseball Player of the Year and Softball Player of the Year.
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With the 2018 World Cup set to begin on Thursday, players and coaches from Edinburg’s RGV FC Toros and UTRGV Vaqueros offer takes on their favorite sides and World Cup memories, plus the teams, matchups and players to keep an eye on.
This spring brought a familiar feeling for the La Joya Juarez-Lincoln Huskies boys soccer team. They were a force yet again.
On a team chock-full of offensive threats, La Joya Juarez-Lincoln coach Victor Ramos knows the importance of a shutdown defenseman.
For the team that plays on the blue field, expectations are sky high. Even in arguably the toughest area to qualify for the Class 5A state soccer tournament, the Valley View Tigers enter with a “state or bust” mentality.
The Valley’s top squads in football, basketball, baseball and soccer are in the mix for Class 6A Boys Team of the Year and Sub-6A Boys Team of the Year.
EDINBURG — Entering Saturday’s match with six draws in seven home contests, the RGV FC Toros came out with a pressing, aggressive mentality, upping the chances of a breakthrough for one side or the other.
EDINBURG — Minutes before the RGV FC Toros boarded the bus for Monday’s match against Real Monarchs SLC, coach Gerson Echeverry learned defender Kai Greene had to be scratched due to illness.
Programs that made record-setting runs to state highlight the nominees for Class 6A Girls Team of the Year and Sub-6A Girls Team of the Year.
The deadline to submit nominations for the Tom Landry Award of Excellence — perhaps the most prestigious honor that will be bestowed during the 2018 All-Valley Sports Awards Banquet — has been extended to Friday.
As a senior in 2014, Sharyland High’s Richard Cervantes earned a fourth-place finish in the shot put at the Class 5A UIL State Track and Field Championships.