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...

McAllen Memorial tops Donna North at soccer showcase

McALLEN — Viviana Cruz connected with Andrea Santana on an over-the-top pass and Santana followed with a goal to set the tone for McAllen...

Progreso boys win Mercedes Invitational

BY STEFAN MODRICH MERCEDES — The Progreso boys had two key slots open in their varsity lineup due to injury ahead of their race in...

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...

Gladiators grind out victory over Wildcats

WESLACO — As district action draws near for Valley boys basketball teams, the importance for teams to hit their stride increases. Roma’s Emilio Garcia and...

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...

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...

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...

Weslaco boys fall to Nikki Rowe

EDINBURG — With a four-point lead heading into the fourth quarter, McAllen Rowe forward Louie Yebra approached teammate Darrin Everage Jr. at midcourt. He said...

Lake Travis’ takeaways help topple Weslaco

BY ANDREW MCCULLOCH STAFF WRITER SAN ANTONIO — Locked in a tie and looking to add another score to gain some needed separation, Weslaco High senior...