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 […]
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 […]
Laredo ISD says this year, only the varsity athletes will return to practice, cutting their team in half. Although the number of students has been reduced , the coaching staff remains to keep a close eye on those participating in sports. Click on video to view full story.
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 […]
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 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 […]
RGV FC Head Coach Gerson Echeverry will be sitting out on this Saturday’s match against Austin Bold. According to a press release, Coach Echeverry will be unavailable due to a violation of the USL’s return to play protocols. In his place, Assistant Coach Bobby Murphy will be in charge of managing the team as the […]
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 […]
Brownsville native Omar ‘Relampago’ Juarez returns to the ring August 8. Fox South Texas was able to speak exclusively with the fighter about his next match that will air right here on Fox.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The USL has decided the 2020 season will have a format of eight regional groups in efforts to limit travel.Each team will be playing a total of 16 regular season games. The RGV FC Toros played one game prior to the suspension of the league.This loss against Galaxy II will count toward those 16 games. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]