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La Feria varsity fall athletics returning Sept. 21

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La Feria football, volleyball, cross country and team tennis have been given permission to begin practicing Monday. Lions football coach and athletic director Oscar Salinas...

BISD sets Oct. 5 return for varsity fall athletics

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The Brownsville Independent School District Board of Trustees approved a plan Thursday that will allow the six high schools to start fall sports Oct....

Economedes names former Vela OC Van de Merghel next head football coach

EDINBURG — Sean Van de Merghel made an immediate impact upon arriving in Edinburg. Van de Merghel, a seasoned Texas high school football coach with...

BISD postpones summer strength and conditioning programs

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EDITOR'S NOTE: On Tuesday morning, the Brownsville Independent School District announced it is postponing its Strength and Conditioning Program after a student athlete at...

East Valley football teams prepare to hit field

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The district certification deadline is quickly approaching for the sub-5A teams across the state, bringing with it some meaningful games for East Valley squads...

Edcouch-Elsa’s Whalen signs to play football at Howard Payne

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ELSA — There’s a saying at Edcouch-Elsa High School — “once a Jacket, always a Jacket.” That applies to Yellow Jackets senior defensive back Ryan...

BISD student-athlete tests positive for COVID-19

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The Brownsville Independent School District confirmed Tuesday in a statement that a student-athlete tested positive for COVID-19, coming after the district decided Monday to...

Brownsville Porter holds off Donna High for win

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They had to battle until the final whistle, but the Brownsville Porter Cowboys got their season started with a 27-20 nail-biting win over Donna...

Brownsville Hanna, Harlingen High sharing 32-6A title

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The District 32-6A championship game between Brownsville Hanna and Harlingen High was canceled Monday, making the teams co-district champions. Brownsville Hanna coach Mark Guess said...

Uncertainty remains for East Valley 6A football programs

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LYFORD — The University Interscholastic League granted Class 6A and 5A athletic programs something very valuable when it pushed back the fall calendar one...