Valley Sports: Top Plays of 2009 (Plays 5-1)
POSTED: Friday, December 25, 2009 - 7:05pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:34pm
#5: Albert's Trampoline
Boys Basketball (March 4, 2009) Calallen vs Mercedes @ Harlingen South
Tiger's Albert Chavez has the put-back slam. Calallen wins 59-48.
#4: Bravo Bravos!
USL/PDL Soccer (May 8, 2009) RGV @ West Texas
The Valley's inaugural professional soccer team plays and scores in their first game. Adrian Vasquez scored on the header in a game that ends in a 1-1 tie.
#3: Buzzer Beater
Boys Basketball (February 2, 2009) San Benito @ Los Fresnos
The 32-5A needed an elimination game to decide the final team that would represent the district in the state basketball tournament. Los Fresnos' Alonzo Simien hits a buzzer-beater sending the Falcons to the playoffs 51-50.
#2: Hooters TD and the HIT
AF2 (April 18, 2009) Bossier-Shreveport @ Rio Grande Valley
The Hooters girls score a touchdown during half-time entertainment. During the game, Winder unloads for the hit of the week.
#1: Garza the Great
Football (September 22, 2009) Lopez vs Hanna
Hanna's WR makes 4 great touchdown grabs in a key victory for the Eagles. His best catch of the night, and of the season, comes on a tip to himself. Hanna won 49-42 and clinched a playoff spot.