West Ranch second baseman Chris Caldwell said he called Occidental College head baseball coach Jason Hawkins on Wednesday to verbally commit to the school.
The West Ranch boys golf team is coming together, which can only mean bad things for the rest of the Foothill League.
Even the greats are taunted - as Trevor Wiseman learned during a Foothill League basketball game at Valencia High this season.
Despite there being no CIF championships, let alone a title-game appearance, this was one of the brightest years in Santa Clarita Valley prep basketball history.
Mike Stuart is a Santa Clarita Valley parent who has paid for five of his kids to go to college.
If the thought was that the departure of one rising star would leave a void with the Valencia High baseball team, then that thought was clearly wrong.
Exit one rising star, enter a new one.
To borrow a line, "The toughest out is the last out."
It's not just the race for third place in Foothill League boys golf that will be tight in 2010.
Apparently it's the race for second as well.
Complacency is another opponent to a championship team.
How people soon forget.
West Ranch baseball was officially on the map.
I didn't even see it.
Matt Moore said Carolina Panthers head coach John Fox pulled him aside on Friday and took the 2002 Hart High graduate into his office.
LETMESAIL and The Signal's SCV Hoops Finale, a senior girls basketball game and a senior boys basketball game that will be played on Saturday at Golden Valley High, will truly be a valley-wide event.
Editor's note: Today marks the sixth in a series in which we recognize athletes at the local high schools who represent their respective schools not so much by what they do on the field, but off of it. We call them "More than an athlete."
On the heels of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft and nearing the midway point in the professional baseball season, we get back to our own summertime tradition.
In a season of change, Valencia High School made another big shift on Friday by relieving longtime boys head basketball coach Rocket Collins of his duties.
One said it was a crazy day. The other said it was a long day.
Valencia High graduate Alison Lee is in St. Louis today representing the United States for the 2014 Curtis Cup - a biannual event pitting the U.S. team, made up of the best amateur females in the country, against the Great Britain and Ireland teams.
In the last five-year span (2009 to 2013), Major League Baseball teams have selected a Santa Clarita Valley product 38 times in the First-Year Player Draft and the fewest selected in one year was four in 2013.
We're going all over the place on this one, so stay with us.
Golden Valley's tremendous golf year has come to an end.
Baseball is as traditional a sport as you get.
Golden Valley sophomore Jonathan Kang advanced to the CIF/SCGA Regional State Qualifier (or the Southern California championship) with a 3-over 74 on Tuesday at the CIF-Southern Section Boys Golf Individual Championship.
This "youth" label kept getting in the way of Santa Clarita Christian baseball considering itself a bona fide CIF-championship caliber team this season.
Mike Killinger, who took over as interim Valencia High baseball head coach when Jared Snyder was put on a leave of absence on March 21, has been hired to take over the job on a permanent basis.