Looking back at the play that clinched district

WESLACO — Weslaco East defensive back Jon Animas backpedaled from 25 yards out along the sideline in Wildcats territory, the clock winding down with...

Michael Salinas named TAMUK head coach

Former Edinburg Vela and Weslaco High head coach Michael Salinas was announced as the next head football coach at Texas A&M University-Kingsville on Friday,...

Yellow Jackets, Chiefs face off in first scrimmage

DONNA — High school football players across the state of Texas have spent the first two weeks of August squaring off against teammates in...

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...

Panthers crush Memorial in last-minute tie-breaker

BY ANDREW McCULLOCH STAFF WRITER McALLEN — With time winding down in the fourth quarter of a pivotal playoff matchup, Weslaco High senior quarterback Jacob Cavazos...

Lady Panthers squeak by Edinburg in hardwood slugfest

BY ANDREW McCULLOCH STAFF WRITER EDINBURG — The Edinburg High Lady Bobcats and Weslaco High Lady Panthers entered their first district matchup against one another with...

Red Ants clinch regional semi-final win, play Region IV championship tomorrow

McALLEN — Wins in the regional tournament don’t come easy. Even though Progreso has won seven matches in a row during the past four...

Tangumas, Weslaco East top Mission in nail-biter

BY ANDREW McCULLOCH STAFF WRITER WESLACO — With the shot clock turned off, the Mission High Eagles inbounded the ball at midcourt with less than 20...

Wildcats blow past Rowe, advance to third round

McALLEN — Weslaco East defensive end Leo Guerra lifted his teammate Hector Muñiz above his shoulders to celebrate the Wildcats’ final touchdown of the...

Panthers snap Vela win streak

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Vela SaberCats entered their District 31-6A matchup against Weslaco High riding a 33-game winning streak in district play. The Panthers put...