VMS All-STAR Boys Basketball: San Perlita’s Johnson earns MVP title

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Staff Writer SAN PERLITA – The list of accolades San Perlita’s Tige Johnson has acquired over his four years leading the Trojans is...

VMS All-STAR Boys Basketball: Bobcats’ Villarreal got buckets for himself, teammates

HARLINGEN — Anywhere Rio Hondo senior Jabez Villarreal could put up shots growing up, he would — whether it was at the Rio Hondo...

VMS All-STAR Boys Basketball: Santa Maria’s Briones named top coach

SANTA MARIA — There aren’t many basketball programs in the Rio Grande Valley that can say they’ve reached the Sweet 16, but the Santa...

Johnson, Castellanos earn all-state honors

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Staff Writer Two small-town players earned big time awards Monday as the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches announced its 2019-2020 UIL all-state...

UIL suspension of athletics extended through May 4

The University Interscholastic League announced Thursday it would extend its suspension of athletic practices and competitions through May 4 due to the outbreak of...

UIL suspends practices, workouts due to COVID-19

The University Interscholastic League announced on Monday it is extending its suspension of all UIL sanctioned contests to include all rehearsals, practices and workouts. “Effective...

Raymondville’s Cervantes, Lopez to compete at college level

RAYMONDVILLE — Raymondville’s Andrew Cervantes and Emmalee Lopez both announced their intent to continue their athletic and academic careers with college signings last Friday. Cervantes,...

Harlingen South uses big rallies to beat Lyford

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Staff Writer Harlingen South follows a “next girl up” mentality, never depending on one girl to do it all but understanding everyone has...

East Valley Soccer Notes: District races remain tight

Another week has come and gone, and the boys and girls soccer races in District 32-6A are just as close as ever. Perhaps Michael Miller,...

Edinburg Vela holds off San Benito to advance to 2nd round

EDINBURG — In the postseason, nothing comes easy. The No. 4-seed from District 32-6A San Benito Greyhounds and District 31-6A champion Edinburg Vela learned that...