Author Alonzo Olmedo

USA Rugby invades Irving


  The city of Irving hosted the USA Rugby Men and Women’s Senior Club National Playoffs at the Las Colinas Polo Grounds in Spring Trail Park.  The sudden-death tournament was held May 17-18 and showcased

Havoc and pressure propel Lady Cardinals to playoffs


After a 51-44 victory over the Hebron Hawks, MacArthur High School’s Lady Cardinals basketball team advanced to the second round of the playoffs where they went head to head against the undefeated Duncanville Pantherettes. The

Murderball champions share stories of perseverance


The 4th annual Quad Rugby tournament was held over three days at Senter Park Recreation Center by RISE Adaptive Sports. The six-team tournament included competitors from as far as Switzerland, and the gym was

Middle School Football

Bowie claims city championship after undefeated season


On the cold, rainy night of Nov. 4, the Bowie Cubs’ seventh grade football team faced off against the Travis Bobcats for the Irving ISD City Football Championship in the Irving Schools Stadium. Bowie’s

Unite for Troops supports vets from two generations


For the past twelve years, the Unite for Troops drive in Irving has collected supplies for deployed soldiers and paid respects to veterans.  Held on the Saturday before Veterans Day, Unite for Troops has