The Phoenix Rising Head Coach and Player, Junior Flemmings have been placed on administrative leave following an incident that led Landon Donovan’s San Diego Loyal to forfeit the match. Flemmings is accused of calling Collin Martin, an openly gay player, a homophobic slur. After no action was taken, San Diego decided to walk off the […]
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Landon Donovan and San Diego Loyal made a statement of unity and solidarity last night as they walked off and forfeited their victory against Phoenix Rising. The events came after a player from Phoenix allegedly made a racial slur against Collin Martin. The Loyal Player is openly gay. Head Coach Landon Donovan had no doubt […]
Fns are finally welcome at HEB Park to cheer on the RGV FC Toros as they face Austin Bold.
After three postponed games due to COVID-19, Coach Gerson Echeverry announced via twitter that the team had resumed practices this weekend. The Toro’s next match is scheduled for this Wednesday against Austin Bold. Click on video to view full sports report.
Weslaco native Brandon “The Heart Breaker” Figueroa is one step closer to his Super Bantam WBA title defense. The local boxer was face to face against his opponent Damien Vasquez for the last time before they meet once again tomorrow night in the ring. The heartbreaker made weight with 122 pounds while Damien Vasquez came […]
Weslaco ISD announced they are gearing up to kick off their athletics programs next week. The football, volleyball, cross country, swimming, tennis and golf teams will all be participating in fall sports. Weslaco East will begin fall activities next Monday, September 28 while Weslaco High will start in October with other division 6A schools. Schedules […]
Fall sports for La Joya ISD have been cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Parents say to be upset because the district never took into account their opinions while making the decision. Before tonights board meeting, La Joya ISD student athletes from all three high schools protested asking board members to reconsider their decision and let […]
The NFL is leveling more than $1million in fines against teams whose coaches didn’t wear facemasks during games. The league says the Seattle Seahawks, the Denver Broncos, and the San Francisco 49ers coaches were each fined 100-thousand dollars for not wearing masks Sunday. On top of that, all three teams are being fined 250-thousand dollars […]
A Mission High School football player is facing the biggest battle of his life. Ramiro Garcia was recently diagnosed with leukemia. Now it’s his Eagle’s family who have joined their fight with him.
PSJA ISD just announced student athletes will be allowed to resume voluntary conditioning training starting next week. Students will have to submit a recent negative COVID-19 test as well as coaches and athletic trainers. This opportunity is available only for varsity athletes participating in football volleyball or cross country. Athletes will be required to wear […]
College basketball is gearing up for the official start of the season. After uncertainties on whether the season would be played this winter, the NCAA announced November 25th as the first day Division One teams will be allowed to compete again. Now, the return of college basketball during the pandemic does not come easy. Official […]
Mission CISD announced sports is returning for varsity teams this fall. However students can expect changes such as limited fans in the stands. Student athletes for varsity teams will be playing during the fall season this year after all. District officials announced the decision to allow the return of student athletes for varsity sports beginning […]
September 11 is a tragic day that changed the course of U.S. history. Although 19 years have passed, this day remains fresh in the mind of the UTRGV Men’s Basketball Head Coach’s wife, Renee Hill who lived through the events herself in New York City.
The RGV FC Toros are hitting the road for a two game road trip with their first stop being Wednesday against FC Tulsa. Tulsa returns to its home field with a two game loosing streak while RGV FC has yet to earn a victory this season. The Toros chances to qualifying to playoffs reduce after […]
Sharyland Pioneer pitcher David Lopez is making his official commitment to play baseball at the next level with Wharton Junior College. Despite a dozen offers, the process was not easy due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis.
The Rio Grande Valley Toros are adding a new player to their roster. Juan Carlos Azocar arrives on a loan from Deportivo La Guaira from the first division of the Venezuelan football league. The Toros have an option to purchase the midfielder at the end of the loan agreement. The Venezuelan midfielder is a 24 […]
The Detroit Lions canceled their training this afternoon as they protested in the case of Jacob Blake, an African American man shot eight times in the back by Wisconsin police. Rather than participating in one of their regular practice sessions, the team took the microphone to send a message of change. The team says they […]
The NFL has cleared all 77 members who tested positive to COVID-19 over the weekend. In total, 11 teams were affected by the mistaken false positives. This misled some teams into readjusting their Sunday practice schedules. It turns out it was an isolated contamination during testing preparation. All the cases were retested and returned negative. […]