Hidalgo blitzes Port Isabel in blowout win

HIDALGO — It doesn’t take long for typical basketball fan to understand what the Hidalgo Pirates are all about on the hardwood: playing fast. Hidalgo,...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: Medina emerges at libero position

HARLINGEN — Karla Medina was on the varsity squad for Lyford her junior year, but she was soft-spoken and just played the game. Her senior...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: La Feria’s Salinas is top offensive player

HARLINGEN — Senior Sierra Salinas’ first sport is volleyball. It is something Salinas has a great passion for, and being able to play for La...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: Bryant stands out as newcomer

HARLINGEN — When Harlingen High freshman Juli Bryant takes the court fans know she is a force to be reckoned with, and the two-sport...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: San Perlita’s Rubalcaba named coach of year

HARLINGEN — For Criselda Rubalcaba, taking over the San Perlita volleyball program was something she wasn’t too sure about. She was nervous but felt...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: Utility weapon Aguirre named top setter

HARLINGEN — Harlingen South senior Mya Aguirre was described as the glue that held everything together. The savvy veteran excelled at the setter position for...

VMS All-STAR Volleyball: Mireles wraps up stellar career as MVP

HARLINGEN — Harlingen South senior Mikela Mireles first stepped onto a volleyball court when she was in seventh grade, trying out a new sport...

Valley Morning Star 2019 All-STAR Volleyball Team

Superlatives Most Valuable Player Mikela Mireles, Harlingen South Setter of the year Mya Aguirre, Harlingen South Newcomer of the year Juli Bryant, Harlingen High Libero of the year Karla Medina, Lyford Offensive player...

Bermudez leads Lyford past Santa Rosa

By CLAIRE CRUZ, Special to the Star SANTA ROSA — Lyford point guard Damaris Bermudez proves true the adage, “It’s not the size of the dog...

Falcons hang on to edge Sabercats

After dominating for most of the game, Los Fresnos came within inches of dropping its Tournament of Champions opener on Thursday to Edinburg Vela...