The West Ranch football team already has a chance to improve on last year's win total when it hosts Beverly Hills tonight at 7 p.m. at Valencia High. In order to do so, the Wildcats' first-year head coach Sean O'Brien knows the team will lean heavily on a player he calls "Mr. Reliable," aka junior Trevin Manuel.
Saugus' football team is looking to rebound from a tough loss last week against Westlake, currently the No. 4-ranked team in the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division. When the Centurions (1-1) face Newbury Park (2-0) tonight, which is the No. 5-ranked team in the same division, Saugus head coach Jason Bornn said one group in particular needs to step it up.
West Ranch tennis overcame a strong singles performance by Hart with some important doubles matchups early and took its Foothill League girls tennis opener 10-8 at Hart High on Tuesday. The scoreboard told the tale of how close the match was with the teams' scoring even for most of the match.
It's hard to say if it's nature or nurture that makes Anne Susdorf arguably the best tennis player in the Foothill League as a junior.
There will be no shortage of plot lines to follow in Foothill League girls tennis this year. How will a new coach fare? Will the returning singles champion keep her crown? And then the question that seems to get asked every year: Will any team be able to end Valencia's dominance? Head coach Annie Kellogg and the Vikings are trying to win their eighth consecutive league title, despite losing their top two players. "A lot ...
Lashinda Demus is the first to tell people there weren't any shortcuts on the road to becoming the world's top hurdler.
Valencia's football team put future opponents on notice with a 56-31 win over Birmingham on Thursday.
Golden Valley is looking to rebound from a season-opening loss today when it faces Santa Paula at 7 p.m. at Canyon High School.
SANTA BARBARA - A tale of two halves left College of the Canyons football out of time and upset in a 17-14 loss Saturday at Santa Barbara City College. The unranked Vaqueros (1-1) were no doubt underdogs in the contest against the Cougars (1-1), which came into the matchup ranked No. 5 in the state by the California Community College Football Coaches Association.
PASADENA - The Saugus Centurions may not have found the all the answers in a 17-7 win at Pasadena, but at least they passed their first test.
The drill ended with a whistle, and Saugus offensive line coach Andy Kaminski exhorted his players to keep moving to the next station as the late-summer heat beat down on the field, players and coaches.
The Centurions are looking to duplicate the result of last year's meeting, when they open their season tonight at 7 p.m.. in Pasadena.
MISSION HILLS - Newhall resident Vernon Adams said he was a bit nervous for his first varsity start for Bishop Alemany High School.
College of the Canyons head football coach Garett Tujague had a lot to think about as he walked off the Cougar Stadium field Dec. 6.
Editor's note: As The Signal celebrates 90 years of service to the Santa Clarita Valley, we offer this peek into the SCV of days past. Following is from Aug. 21 to Aug. 28, 1985, The Newhall Signal and Saugus Enterprise.