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Olympian Abbott bringing experience to the Valley

Olympic silver medalist Monica Abbott is bringing a camp to the Rio Grande Valley with the goal of teaching youth softball players the fundamentals...

RGV Barracudas FC can’t complete comeback against Sonora

HIDALGO — RGV Barracudas FC has had a tough time earning wins in its inaugural season in Hidalgo. The team’s struggles continued despite a...

Trevor Speights, Stanford head to the Alamo Bowl

The PAC-12 and Big 12 will clash in San Antonio tonight when Stanford meets TCU in the 25th Alamo Bowl at 8 p.m. in...

Houston Dash fall to North Carolina Courage on special night in Edinburg

EDINBURG — On a special night for Rio Grande Valley soccer and athletics in the region as a whole, the Houston Dash fell 4-0...

Houston Dash bringing first women’s pro team sporting event to Rio Grande Valley

EDINBURG — Before the Houston Dash arrived in Edinburg, Houston Dynamo President of Business Operations Chris Canetti wanted to make sure the players knew...

Houston Dash set to play match in Edinburg, looking to expand fan base

EDINBURG — Edinburg native Ariana Vera has been a Houston Dash season ticket holder since the franchise’s inception in 2014. A longtime supporter of...

Edinburg’s Avitia wins first McAllen Amateur title

McALLEN — Edinburg’s Joe Avitia, 30, knew he had to rely on his putting coming into the McAllen Amateur Golf Championship, and his putting...