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...

Harlingen High falls to Edinburg High

By CLAIRE CRUZ, SPECIAL TO THE STAR The final score of Tuesday night’s contest between Edinburg and Harlingen High reflects a tale of two halves. Though...

Ortiz, “El Patrón” ready to put on a show at Payne Arena

HIDALGO — There’s no love lost between Tito Ortiz and Alberto “El Patrón” Rodriguez. When the UFC Hall of Famer and former WWE and PRIDE...

San Perlita to battle Freer in regional quarterfinal

The San Perlita Lady Trojans look around and see there aren’t too many volleyball teams still playing at this point of the season. But that’s...

Top 10 teams prepare for playoffs

Week 11 is in the books as playoff qualifiers across the state prepare to embark on their journey into the postseason. Each team in the...

RGV football first round playoff schedule

VALLEY HS FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULE Thursday’s Games Bi-district Class 5A Division I Brownsville Pace at Corpus Christi Miller, 7 p.m. Class 4A Division II Progreso vs. Rockport-Fulton at Falfurrias High School, Falfurrias,...

La Feria boys earn top 10 finish at state meet

ROUND ROCK — Empowered by his team’s senior leaders, La Feria’s Jose Dominguez rose to the occasion to front the program’s first top-10 team...

Lady Hawks sweep to back-to-back bi-district titles

HARLINGEN — Two years ago, when Harlingen South hired coach Anissa Lucio, the Lady Hawks were looking for a fresh start and hopeful that...

Ibarra, Rivera top Harlingen High; Lady Cards tied for fourth in district

HARLINGEN — Led by Kenya Ibarra and Christina Garza, Rivera completed a season sweep of Harlingen High in four sets 26-24, 26-24, 17-25, 25-21 on...

Lady Tigers top Viqueens

MERCEDES — Led by Mika Vento and fueled by the motivation of ending their playoff drought, the Mercedes Lady Tigers held on to the...