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The Herald's All-Metro Girl's Basketball Team: Gonzalez helps Hanna end playoff drought

Coming into this season, it had been 10 years since the Hanna Lady Golden Eagles had qualified for the state playoffs, and coach Luis Gonzalez knew he and his squad had what it took to end the drought.

  • icon Posted: March 23
Saturday 03/23/2019
The Herald's All-Metro Girl's Basketball Team: Parchmont, Esquivel earn top honors

For Brownsville Veterans Memorial junior guard Alex Parchmont and freshman center Caitlin Esquivel, this season was all about doing their part.

The Herald's All-Metro Girl's Basketball Team: Paz named MVP

In four seasons at Hanna, guard Mia Paz has racked up points, records and accolades, and led the Lady Eagles to a 26-11 season that culminated in the program’s first playoff appearance in 10 years.

The Herald's All-Metro Girl's Basketball Team: Los Fresnos' Gallardo named top offensive player

At first glance, fans will notice Los Fresnos’ Ari Gallardo doesn’t say very much with her stoic presence and an always-focused way about her.

Friday 03/22/2019
Harlingen High bounces back, tops Rivera

 

Chargers outlast Tarpons in penalty kicks

The Brownsville IDEA Frontier Chargers are headed to the state playoffs in soccer on a positive note.

Thursday 03/14/2019
Pace, San Benito track teams gaining confidence

Once Pace coach Jose Luis Ramirez finished up the boy’s basketball season, he immediately turned his attention to the track and field team as the interim head coach.

Tuesday 03/12/2019
Donna High cruises to win over Brownsville Pace

Despite a one-run loss to Brownsville Lopez this past Friday, the Brownsville Pace Lady Vikings felt confident going into their game with the Donna High Bravettes.

Thursday 03/07/2019
Harlingen High, Los Fresnos highlight all-district lists

Harlingen High and Los Fresnos highlighted the district 32-6A list. The Lady Cards finished 31-6 with a district title and an appearance in the third round of the playoffs, while the Lady Falcons went 20-17 and reached the playoffs for a second straight year under second year coach Rebecca Valdez.

Brownsville City Meet gets going

While area schools are gearing up for some out of town meets today, the teams began to compete for bragging rights at the annual Brownsville City Meet on Thursday afternoon at Sams Memorial Stadium.

Wednesday 03/06/2019
Lady Chargers set to meet Lady Tigers

Brownsville Veterans Memorial and Mercedes will lock horns Friday night in the latest chapter in what has become quite the primetime District 32-5A matchup.

Friday games have big implications for Pace soccer

Friday could be quite an eventful night for the Pace soccer teams.

Thursday 02/28/2019
Los Fresnos set to host Falcon relays

The Los Fresnos track and field teams had good outings at last week’s Port Isabel invitational, with the girls finishing in first and the boys taking second.

Lopez ends Day 1 of BISD with win over Cigarroa

It’s always nice to have twin sisters on your softball team, especially if they are Alex and Lexi Castro.

Wednesday 02/27/2019
Herald Soccer Notes: Raiders on the rise in 32-6A

The Rivera Raiders appear to be on the rise as the second round of the District 32-6A boys soccer race gets going.

BISD softball tournament to be its largest yet

It’s being billed as the biggest high school softball tournament ever played in Brownsville.

Valley teams using tournament play to gear up for district

Across the Rio Grande Valley, area baseball squads have begun tournament play and non-district competition.

Monday 02/25/2019
Chargers' season ends in overtime loss

KINGSVILLE — After 11 lead changes and physical defense, and with a trip to the Region IV-5A basketball tournament on the line, it was only fitting that the Brownsville Veterans Memorial Chargers and the Corpus Christi Miller Buccaneers would need more than 32 minutes to fight it out.

Sunday 02/24/2019
RGV Boxing Notes: Juarez wins second pro fight by TKO

The pro boxing career of Brownsville welterweight Omar “El Relampago” Juarez is progressing right on schedule.

Saturday 02/23/2019
Cardinals collect Harlingen Relays victory

HARLINGEN — After 10 events, the Harlingen High boys track team was second in the standings as Harlingen South nursed a nine-point lead after scoring big points in the field events to start the day.

Thursday 02/21/2019
Falcons top Bobcats at Los Fresnos/Port Isabel tournament

Under a blanket of fog on a cold Thursday night in Los Fresnos, the Falcons managed to make their own silver lining.

Los Fresnos wrestling making strides under Nguyen

Three years ago today, the Los Fresnos Falcons hired Patrick Brown as head football coach and athletic director. Just four months later, Kevin Nguyen’s life changed when he was hired to be the second head wrestling coach in the program’s brief history.

Harlingen, Port Isabel to host meets this weekend

With the 2019 track and field season is now in full swing, athletes from across the Rio Grande Valley will take to Port Isabel and Harlingen for their next meets today and Saturday.

Wednesday 02/20/2019
Area teams geared up for second round of playoffs

For the fifth year in a row, the Los Fresnos Falcons have conquered the bi-district round of the postseason.

District 32-6A soccer race heating up

As the District 32-6A soccer race reaches its midway point, the Los Fresnos Lady Falcons find themselves in the same position they finished conference competition one year ago.

Tuesday 02/19/2019
Defense carries Falcons past Bobcats

While the Edinburg High Bobcats did what they could to hang around, the Los Fresnos Falcons' defense made doing so a difficult task.

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