Category: Sports

Harlingen, South continue seasons Friday, unbeaten San Benito too

Harlingen and Harlingen South each have Friday night games. The Cardinals go against Weslaco at Boggus Stadium. Each team has a 3-2 record. The Cards came off a big win against Brownsville Rivera last week, after once again defeating South,…

Spurs lose critical game,113-99, vacation time for the players

SEE EARLIER ARTICLES THIS PAGE New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra said “It ain’t over til it’s over.” Well, for the San Antonio Spurs it is over, at least for this prolonged season. The Spurs, having the second best record…

UTRGV football feasibility study members named

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has announced its football study committee members, which includes members of staff, faculty and students, community leaders and special advisers. As previously announced, the committee will be chaired by legendary football coach Mack…

UTRGV hires Oklahoma assistant as new head basketball coach

Lew Hill, who has been assistant basketball coach at Oklahoma the past five years, has been hired to be the new head coach at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He will assume those duties when Oklahoma concludes its…

Weslaco’s Ramirez hopes to repeat as Golden Gloves national champion

Flyweight Pablo “El Finito” Ramirez of Weslaco is picking up on his training in hopes of repeating as national Golden Gloves champion. The 108 pound boxer won the state flyweight championship in Fort Worth with a decision over Roberto Rodriguez…