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...

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...

New Kids on the Block: Rio Grande City’s young roster reaching new heights

RIO GRANDE CITY — It’s often said that there’s no substitute for experience, but Rio Grande City has flipped that notion on its head...

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...