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Brownsville’s Torres inducted into Laredo Hall

Rio Grande Valley/border sports historian and writer Rene Torres, 73, of Brownsville was inducted Saturday into the Latin American International Sports Hall of Fame in Laredo.

  • icon Posted: January 06
Monday 10/28/2019
Scorpions defeat top-ranked Texas Tech, advance to national tourney

RICHARDSON — After two days of postponements and cancellations, the 10th-ranked Texas Southmost College Scorpions men’s soccer club stunned Texas Tech 2-0 at the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association Region IV South Tournament final Sunday at the University of Texas-Dallas Soccer Complex.

Tuesday 10/15/2019
Scorpions soccer advance to regional finals in Dallas

The Texas Southmost College Scorpions men’s soccer club notched its third six-goal victory in four matches after defeating the University of Texas-San Antonio 6-0 in their regular-season home finale Oct. 6 at Scorpion Field.

Monday 10/07/2019
TSC rolls to conference title

It’s been proven again.

Wednesday 09/11/2019
Brownsville Veterans defeats Rivera in four

The Brownsville Veterans Lady Chargers picked up a confidence-building victory going into district as they defeated the Rivera Lady Raiders 26-24, 25-23, 15-25, 26-24 on Tuesday during an evenly contested, back-and-forth, non-district volleyball match on the Brownsville Veterans court.

Saturday 09/07/2019
Chargers open district with rout of Lobos

The Brownsville Veterans Memorial Chargers continued their winning ways early in the 2019 football season with a 49-6 District 16-5A Division I victory over the Lopez Lobos on Friday night at Sams Memorial Stadium.

Falcons drop home game against Austin LBJ

LOS FRESNOS — For the second straight season, the Los Fresnos Falcons were trailing the Austin LBJ Jaguars with an opportunity to make a late comeback.

Tarpons shake off slow start, run past Tigers

PORT ISABEL — Last year, Port Isabel did not get off to an ideal start, dropping the first two games of the season.

Lions trounce Warriors in Battle of 506

LA FERIA — Dorian Hernandez accounted for five La Feria touchdowns, Avishai Dickerson rushed for three scores, and the Lions routed rival Santa Rosa 63-0 in the annual Battle of 506 on Friday night at Lion Stadium.

Wednesday 09/04/2019
Lady Chargers defeat Lady Eagles

In the race to prepare for district volleyball competition, Brownsville Veterans Memorial appears to be ahead of Hanna judging by Saturday’s non-district match between the Lady Chargers and Lady Golden Eagles.

Lady Bulldogs defeat Lady Falcons in four games

LOS FRESNOS — It was the perfect test for No. 25 Los Fresnos — a showdown with No. 22 McAllen High between two teams widely regarded to be the best in the Rio Grande Valley.

Saturday 03/23/2019
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.

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.

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