30-5A Track & Field Championships: Edinburg Vela HS Rivera Wins High Jump

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April 4, 2014
30-5A Track & Field Championships: Edinburg Vela HS Rivera Wins High Jump

(Sharyland, Tx)-He has won every event this season and winning the District 30-5A high jump title was just another added trophy for Edinburg Vela High School senior Brendon Rivera. He crossed the bar at 6’04″ at Rattler Stadium on Thursday. He will now head to the UIL State 5A Area Track and Field Championships to be held at Bobby Lackey Stadium Weslaco in two weeks. (HSSMIMages/Alec Amador) Girls Individual Results Running event 3200-meter run — 1, Cruz, Alexandria, Edinburg, 11:24.44. 2, Hernandez, Anita, Mission Shar, 11:48.95. 3, Ochoa, Ana, Edinburg Eco, 11:57.59. 4, Gonzalez, Natali, La Joya Palm, 12:06.56....
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30-5A Track & Field Results: Sharyland’s Cervantes Wins the Discus Throw

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April 4, 2014
30-5A Track & Field Results: Sharyland’s Cervantes Wins the Discus Throw

(Sharyland, Tx)-Despite his ailing leg, senior Richard Cervantes from Sharyland High School won the discus event with a throw of 171’09″ in District 30-5A. “It was not my best throw,” said Cervantes. “Doing it in a stand throw position was pretty good.” Cervantes could not spin like most discus throwers should due to shin splints in his leg. “Hopefully, I’ll be okay in two weeks,” said Cervantes. He also placed second in the shot put event. Here are more track and field results. (HSSMInages/Alec Amador) Girls Individual Results Running event 3200-meter run — 1, Cruz, Alexandria, Edinburg, 11:24.44. 2,...
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30-5A Track and Field Championships: Defending State 5A Shot Put Champ, Palmview’s Valencia Wins Title!

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April 4, 2014
30-5A Track and Field Championships: Defending State 5A Shot Put Champ, Palmview’s Valencia Wins Title!

(Sharyland, Tx)-It did not take La Joya Palmview’s Felipe Valencia much effort to win his back-to-back 30-5A shot put titles with a heave of 61’7 1/2″ on Thursday afternoon at Rattlers Stadium. The UIL defending State 5A Shot Put Champion, also placed second in the discus throw. Valencia will now qualify for the 5A Area Championships in two weeks at Bobby Lackey Stadium in Weslaco. Listed are the Field events from the District 30-5A meet on Thursday. The running events continue on Saturday. Girls Individual Results Running event 3200-meter run — 1, Cruz, Alexandria, Edinburg, 11:24.44. 2, Hernandez, Anita, Mission...
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Class 5A Region IV Boys Area Championships: PSJA North Upsets Sharyland

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April 4, 2014
Class 5A Region IV Boys Area Championships: PSJA North Upsets Sharyland

(Pharr, Texas)-It was not suppose to happen, but it did on Thursday night as PSJA North defeated Sharyland in the Class 5A Region IV Area Soccer Championships, winning 3-2. “They are the State 5A Champions from 2012. We beat a great team tonight. Tonight, was an emotional moment for myself. I was coaching against my former high school soccer coach (Rev Hernanadez),” said North HS head soccer coach Jacob Hinojosa. “I just hugged my former coach and he wished me good luck in the state playoffs.” PSJA North’s Gustavo Cornejo scored two goals and Juan Rodriguez added the game-winning...
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Class 5A Region IV Girls Soccer Playoffs: Harlingen South Knocks off Laredo United

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April 4, 2014
Class 5A Region IV Girls Soccer Playoffs: Harlingen South Knocks off Laredo United

(Roma, Tx)-Make that two playoff wins in a row for the 32-5A Harlingen South Lady Hawks as they shutout 29-5A Laredo United 6-0 in the Class 5A Region IV Area Championships on Thursday at Gladiator Stadium in Roma, Texas. The district runner-ups knocked off McAllen Nikki Rowe 2-1 last week in the first round of the state playoffs. Last night, the Lady Hawks were not challenged by the Lady Longhorns. The Lady Hawks will...
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Class 5A Region IV Area Soccer Playoffs: Brownsville Lopez Shutouts Edinburg North

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April 4, 2014
Class 5A Region IV Area Soccer Playoffs: Brownsville Lopez Shutouts Edinburg North

(Donna, Texas)- At Bennie La Prade Stadium, Eliseo Ortiz from Brownsville Rivera High School scored his first goal with less than five minutes from the start and that was all that was needed to beat Edinburg North 3-0 in the Class 5A Region IV Area Boys Soccer Championships on Thursday night. District 32-5A runner-up Rivera (18-2-1), will now play PSJA North, winners over Sharyland. The Raiders also defeated McAllen High 5-2 last week in...
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Class 5A Region IV Area Soccer Championships: Los Fresnos Defeats Huskies in Shootout

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April 4, 2014
Class 5A Region IV Area Soccer Championships: Los Fresnos Defeats Huskies in Shootout

(Weslaco, Texas)-In the Class 5A Region IV Area Boys Soccer Championships, Los Fresnos senior Manuel De Alba scored on a penalty kick to defeat La Joya Juarez-Lincoln 9-8 in a shootout after overtime ended with a 2-2 tie. The Falcons trailed 2-0 in the second half but two late goals sent the Falcons from District 32-5A into overtime.  With the win, Los Fresnos, will now play State 4A Champions from 2004, Brownsville Lopez. This is the first...
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HSSM Sports From Across Texas

Class 4A Region IV Sectionals: PSJA Southwest Runs Past Mission

Class 4A Region IV Sectionals: PSJA Southwest Runs Past Mission

(Pharr, Tx)-At PSJA Stadium, the PSJA Southwest Javelinas took care of business on Friday night by defeating Mission 4-1 in the Class 4A Region IV Sectionals. They will now play Laredo Cigarroa in the regional quarterfinals. Javelinas head coach Jesus Palomin celebrated with his team in the end. “We play great tonight and I’m...

5A Girls Soccer Area Championships: McAllen Memorial Romps Past North

5A Girls Soccer Area Championships: McAllen Memorial Romps Past North

(Edinburg, Texas)-It did not take McAllen Memorial High School too much time to score its first three goals of the game, as a matter of fact, the Lady Mustangs scored three goals in the first five minutes of the game to end the night winning 4-0 over Edinburg North High School in the Clas...

Class 5A Region IV Area Girls Soccer Championships: Sharyland Blanks McAllen

Class 5A Region IV Area Girls Soccer Championships: Sharyland Blanks McAllen

(Sharyland, Tx)-What a battle this Class 5A Region IV Girls Soccer Area Championships was from the start to the finish. But in the end, Sharyland would come up victorious over McAllen, winning 2-0. The Lady Rattlers will now play Brownsville Lopez in the regional quarterfinals next week. “We are playing for spot in the...

Class 4A Region IV Girls Soccer Sectionals: Mission Holds Off Donna North

Class 4A Region IV Girls Soccer Sectionals: Mission Holds Off Donna North

(Mission, Texas)-Twenty-two minutes later in the second half, Mission High girls soccer player Angelica Briones scored on a free kick and Patti Mora added another to send the Lady Eagles to the State 4A Region IV Quarterfinals, winning 2-1. The Lady Eagles will play Gregory-Portland at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Cabaniss in Corpus Christi....

4A Region IV Girls Soccer Sectionals: Ed-Elsa Stings Mission Veterans

4A Region IV Girls Soccer Sectionals: Ed-Elsa Stings Mission Veterans

(Mission, Texas)-At Tom Landry Stadium, Edcouch-Elsa High School just needed one goal from defender Paula Echaverria to send the Lady Yellowjackets jumping with joy with their 1-0 win over Mission Veterans Memorial in the Class 4A Region IV Sectional Girls Soccer Championships on Friday night. They will play Flour Bluff in the regional quarterfinals...

Results: McAllen Nikki Rowe Drops Needed Win; See Tonight’s Schedule

Results: McAllen Nikki Rowe Drops Needed Win; See Tonight’s Schedule

(McAllen, Tx)- On Thursday night, McAllen Nikki Rowe suffered a loss to Weslaco 9-5 in District 31-5A girls softball. The loss puts the Rowe Lady Warriors in jeopardy of losing the district title as the season winds down. San Benito will play PSJA North tonight and a win by the Lady Greyhounds could vault...

RGV Baseball Results: Mission Veterans Pounds Valley View; Sharyland Lose Again

RGV Baseball Results: Mission Veterans Pounds Valley View; Sharyland Lose Again

(McAllen, Texas)-The Sharyland Rattlers (15-6, 6-4) lost to La Joya High School in a key District 30-5A baseball game on Thursday night. The loss puts a damper on the Rattlers playoff hopes as they continue to  slide in the standings under first-year head coach Rodolfo Martinez. The Rattlers now find themselves tied with Edinburg...

30-5A Track & Field Championship Results: Donna High School’s Navarro Wins Pole Vault Event

30-5A Track & Field Championship Results: Donna High School’s Navarro Wins Pole Vault Event

(Sharyland, Texas)-Donna High School’s Janeth Navarro won her second straight pole event at the 2014 District 30-5A Track and Field Championships held at Rattlers Stadium. Her vault was at 10-feet even and she will now advance to the State 5A Region IV Area Championships in two weeks at Bobby Lackey Stadium in Weslaco. (HSSMIMages/Alec Amador)...

4A Soccer Playoff Schedules: Valley View, PSJA Southwest looking for Wins Tonight

4A Soccer Playoff Schedules: Valley View, PSJA Southwest looking for Wins Tonight

(Pharr, Texas)-Two Pharr-area high schools will be looking to take a step closer towards a possible State 4A title in 2014. Valley View High School and PSJA Southwest High School, both just about three miles apart, will play in tonight’s Class 4A Region IV Boys Soccer Sectional Championships. Valley View HS, the defending State...