POSTED: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 - 7:58pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
#10: UTPA Hall of Fame inducts Edinburg native Eddie Duffey.
#9: UTB/TSC and UTPA play in first ever regular season baseball game.
#8: High School Basketball -- Hidalgo girls become the first Valley school in the modern era to make the state's final four. Santa Rosa boys reach the same plateau, becoming the first boys team to reach the final four since the 1970's.
#7: Rio Grande City student-athletes bring excitement to their sport. Jenny Garza signs with Lindenwood to wrestle and Stephen Saenz (multi-state champion and national record holder) will attend Auburn to compete in shot put.
#6: UTB/TSC fall sports have remarkable success in 2009. Volleyball, men's soccer and women's soccer all win their conference tournaments.