Saugus baseball, it seems, was spoiled by the Foothill League.
After seeing a string of generous pitching during league play, the Centurions ran into Thousand Oaks' Cody Thomson on Tuesday at Thousand Oaks High and were shut down 3-0 in the wild-card round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs.
The Saugus softball team saw what Roosevelt High of Corona pitcher Nicole Zink had for six innings.
Then they attacked in the seventh.
This is considered to be a down year for Foothill League baseball. Yet with softball, one of the Foothill League's teams is considered to be the best in its division.
The Foothill League season for West Ranch golfer J.J. Holen has been the same the last two seasons.
Seven Santa Clarita Valley boys golfers will golf today at River Ridge Golf Club for the CIF-Southern Section Northern Individual Regional.
Not one female or male who grew up in the Santa Clarita Valley and made their way through the William S. Hart Union High School District has made an opening day roster in the WNBA or the NBA.
Golden Valley baseball wasn't just playing against Hart on Friday in both teams' Foothill League finale. It was playing against Hart's pride.
It has been 24 years since a Hart baseball team has missed out on a CIF-Southern Section playoff.
It's an interesting mix of emotions - disappointment, satisfaction, dissatisfaction and contentment - all in the span of four days.
The West Ranch boys golf team ends its season with the latter two.
Saugus junior Justin Sheehan doesn't know what's gotten into him of late.
After losing two epic first games, Golden Valley boys volleyball came back to pull off an epic 3-2 win over Arroyo Grande at Arroyo Grande Tuesday in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division II playoffs.
You talk about hard luck, Hart had it on Tuesday night in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division II boys volleyball playoffs.
One tennis team is thinking big.
It's fitting that a course is on the outskirts of town, hidden away behind hills deep in Bouquet Canyon.
It could be a matter of weeks before California's state Senate decides whether a two-year moratorium will be placed on the use of metal bats in high school baseball.
And if the bill passes and is signed into law by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, the California Interscholastic Federation will have no choice but to implement the change.
The Foothill League's six coaches all gave their opinions on AB7, the bill that would place a two-year moratorium on the use of metal bats in the state of California.
The bill was introduced by State Assemblyman Jared Huffman, D-San Rafael, and will next be discussed by the state Senate before it is put to a vote.
Don't bother Valencia High graduate Brock Vereen about anything to do with the NFL Draft today.
The story is certainly not West Ranch boys lacrosse losing 20-7 to Thousand Oaks in its first-ever playoff match.
A large portion of one San Fernando Valley baseball team's success is because of Santa Clarita Valley players.
Everywhere you looked, it was a who's who of Santa Clarita Valley golf on Monday at TPC Valencia during the U.S. Open Local Qualifier.
Valencia's Keston Hiura hit two home runs on Friday at Valencia High.
For West Ranch High senior Alex Rassool, the opportunity to walk on at UCLA is a dream come true for a kid who has always been under the radar.
One of the most sought-after quarterback recruits in Santa Clarita Valley history has made his choice.
It wasn't very long ago that Golden Valley head golf coach Tony Moskal was throwing his hands up and singing the blues.
Hart High graduate and former The Master's College star Jerry Owens was suspended for 50 games last week from the Liga Mexicana de Beisbol for violating the league's drug policy.
Belief is a pretty big thing.
Hart High junior pitcher Paul Richan said he was thinking about Friday's game against surging Valencia for two days.