Time will start over for Mika Vento after signing

MERCEDES — One by one, each coach took their turn at the microphone. Exemplary student, great attitude and behavior, work ethic, commitment. All those words...

Pioneer defeats E-E, takes District 16-5A, DII title

MISSION — Sharyland Pioneer opened its doors just six years ago. Friday night, the program won its first outright district title, recording its highest number...

Progreso rallies late, wins own soccer tourney title in PKs

ROY HESS | STAFF WRITER PROGRESO — There are soccer memories that last a lifetime. The Progreso Red Ants experienced one Saturday after going from the...

SaberCats take down Weslaco High with 3-point barrage

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Vela SaberCats were feeling it from deep during their District 31-6A opener against Weslaco High last Friday. After a scoring burst...

Calvillo, Ebarb cruise to cross country gold

EDCOUCH — Freddy Calvillo has offers on the table to join college cross country teams. The various letters asking him to consider their school have...

Wildcats take district in victory over Vela

WESLACO — Weslaco East head coach Mike Burget and Edinburg Vela head coach John Campbell met on the 50-yard line for the overtime coin...

East’s Burget named coach of the year

WESLACO — Weslaco East head coach Mike Burget watched his plan unfold as the helmets and pads clattered during the third quarter of the...

Cardinals drop KOC championship game

BY CLAIRE CRUZ STAFF WRITER MERCEDES — The La Villa Cardinals were facing a team well-versed with success in the Knights of Columbus Tournament championship game...

Ebarb sets personal, Valley records at Region IV meet

SAN ANTONIO — Weslaco High girls track coach Pablo Almaguer described runner Amity Ebarb as a special athlete that only comes around once in...

Lady Chargers, Yellowjacket boys win district cross country

BY STEFAN MODRICH STAFF WRITER The Brownsville Veterans Memorial Lady Chargers cross country team won its first ever District 32-5A title and the Edcouch-Elsa boys also...