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Brandon Figueroa Puts His Super Bantam WBA Title on the Line

Brandon Figueroa Puts His Super Bantam WBA Title on the Line

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 […]

At Least Three NFL Coaches Fined Totaling Over $1 Million

At Least Three NFL Coaches Fined Totaling Over $1 Million

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 […]

PSJA Students to Resume Voluntary Conditioning Next Week

PSJA Students to Resume Voluntary Conditioning Next Week

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 […]

Detroit Lions Cancel Practice To Protest Police Brutality

Detroit Lions Cancel Practice To Protest Police Brutality

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 […]

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COVID-19 Cases Continue To Rise Among Major League Teams

COVID-19 Cases Continue To Rise Among Major League Teams

The MLB and Players Association have agreed to stage seven inning double headers starting August 1st. This change comes as more and more games continue to be postponed due to a coronavirus outbreak. As of now, six teams will have to sit out this weekend due to precautionary measures to avoid a further spread of […]

Six FC Dallas Players Test Positive to Covid-19 at The Orlando Facilities

Six FC Dallas Players Test Positive to Covid-19 at The Orlando Facilities

Six players from FC Dallas have tested positive to coronavirus since their arrival at the World Disney Facilities in Florida. The players are now being isolated and monitored to avoid further spread of the virus. Officials say two players tested positive upon arrival while the other four tested positive two days ago. They say the […]

Minor League Baseball Cancels 2020 Season Due to The COVID-19 Pandemic

Minor League Baseball Cancels 2020 Season Due to The COVID-19 Pandemic

It’s official,Minor League Baseball has cancelled its 2020 season due to coronavirus. The rumors grew within the last few days after the league said they would make an announcement today. In a statement, the MILB says “these are unprecedented times for our country and our organization as this is the first time in our history […]

RGV FC Toros Prepare for the Restart of The Season on July 11

RGV FC Toros Prepare for the Restart of The Season on July 11

The USL championship is two weeks away from returning.The Toros have two weeks to prepare. Today the valley’s team held its second team training after more than three months of individual practices.Coach Gerson Echeverry says he will be experimenting different player combinations over the next few days. Taking into account the possibility of injuries and […]

Dak Prescott Signed $31.4 Million Franchise Tag With The Cowboys

Dak Prescott Signed $31.4 Million Franchise Tag With The Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys put a franchise tag on Dak Prescott back in March.The player had refused to sign the tag in efforts to continue negotiating a long term deal with The Cowboys.Dak Prescott finally signed the 31.4 million dollar tag this morning. By signing, the player is now required to report to training and participate […]

School Districts Shut Down Strength and Conditioning Training Programs

School Districts Shut Down Strength and Conditioning Training Programs

At least four Valley-area students have tested positive to COVID-19.School districts informed two students from Weslaco ISD tested positive to coronavirus. Another tested positive at San Benito and one more at the Brownsville School District.Due to the recent increase in community cases, school districts are stopping all activities and cancelling their summer strength and conditioning […]

Alamo Native Fernando Robles Falls By K.O. Against Gabe Muratalla

Alamo Native Fernando Robles Falls By K.O. Against Gabe Muratalla

Rio Grande Valley native Fernando Robles faced off the Southern California native Gabriel Muratalla.Both rookie fighters were coming up with two victories to their name. Early in the fight Gabriel started to become comfortable.Muratalla kept pushing toward the ropes in the first round where he throw a killer right hook.Robles fell in the first round […]

USL Loosens Up Training Restrictions

USL Loosens Up Training Restrictions

The USL has began the second phase of the training protocols. Effective immediately, teams have expanded the non-contact training to include groups of up to 10 players.Coaches are now allowed to provide technical instruction. Team gym sites are now available to players and players are now allowed to receive treatment beyond rehab purposes.The league has […]