San Benito’s Cisneros signs with Prairie View A&M

SAN BENITO – Karina Cisneros waited a long time to make her dream come true official, but the experience was worth it. After verbally committing...

Team pride carries Lyford softball to success

LYFORD — Playing for the Lyford Lady Bulldogs varsity softball team is a dream for young girls in the small town. When that dream becomes...

Lady Bobcats’ Garcia signs with Schreiner University

RIO HONDO — Rio Hondo softball coach Brett Esparza believes senior pitcher/third baseman Nayeli Garcia may be one of the most significant players to...

Warriors’ Garza excited to join friends in college

HARLINGEN – Ryan Garza gets asked often what his favorite sport is. The senior was the starting shortstop and a pitcher for the Santa...

Warriors’ quintet signs with Graceland University

Five Santa Rosa seniors have found their new academic and athletic home for the 2020-21 season. Mike Bermea, Adam Cavazos, Ryan Garza, Jose Ruiz and...

San Benito’s Cisneros will continue softball career with PVAMU

LYFORD — Karina Cisneros bought into the rich softball tradition in San Benito when she was just 4 years old. Her softball career began in...

Umpires facing uncertainty during pandemic

One of the many consequences of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is the increased awareness of the many jobs and sources of small scale economic...

Youth baseball could go on without national events

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Staff Writer HARLINGEN — Baseball seasons could return soon for local youth, but their journeys won’t lead to World Series banners. Little League International...

WBLL renovates park; Port Isabel cancels season

The West Brownsville Little League Park on Cottonwood Drive has been around since the 1960s. “Our park has been not up to par for quite...

COVID-19 takes toll on San Benito PONY softball

HARLINGEN — The lights are staying off at diamonds across the Rio Grande Valley as the COVID-19 pandemic has spring youth softball seasons in...