Football

Roma ready to rebound in 2021

ROMA — One-hundred and forty-four minutes. That’s the amount of live-game action Roma played last season as a reduced schedule limited the Gladiators to three...

PSJA High Bears ready to bounce back

SAN JUAN — PSJA High’s reign as back-to-back district championships ended after a 1-4 season in 2020. The down year for the Bears hasn’t dashed...

Cardinals adapting, competing in first week of practice

The first week of the 2021 football season was different from any Harlingen High coach Manny Gomez has experienced, but it’s still an exciting...

Young Bloodhounds enjoying the process

The Brownsville St. Joseph Bloodhounds are going to be a young group this season, with just seven returning starters and 15 returning lettermen. And while...

Martinez returns to lead Lady Greyhounds softball

The coaching carousel has been in full swing this offseason in the Rio Grande Valley softball world. The latest coaching change saw Elias Martinez return...

New Chargers staff emphasizing effort, discipline

The Brownsville Veterans Memorial Chargers may not have the same number of football players out as before the COVID-19 pandemic, but the new coaching...

Hanna, Porter working hard to prepare for tough districts

Hitting the gridiron to open the 2021 season Monday was a big step toward “normalcy” for the Brownsville Hanna and Brownsville Porter football programs. Neither...

Lyford, Raymondville ready to reload

There will be a few new names making big plays for the Lyford Bulldogs and Raymondville Bearkats this season. The Bulldogs return five starters on...

Edinburg Economedes starts season with new hope

EDINBURG — The Edinburg Economedes Jaguars were ready to roll at 12:01 a.m. Monday, the earliest possible time Texas high school teams were allowed...

Raiders, Lobos feeling hopeful as football gets underway

The enthusiasm was palpable as Brownsville Rivera football coach Alberto Leal talked about the first few days of practice with his Raiders and the...