For a game the College of the Canyons men's soccer team controlled from the beginning, the outcome hung in the balance for the last 20 minutes against Moorpark College on Tuesday. But COC goalkeeper Jonah Lawrence snagged a final scoring attempt out of the air to preserve a 2-1 Cougar win at COC.
Justin Lundin has quietly built one of the Santa Clarita Valley's most successful teams over the last six years.
The Valencia High girls volleyball team lacked energy and intensity in its first two games against Saugus High Thursday night - similar to its opening games last week against Hart. But the Vikings were aware of the problem, Valencia's Lindsey Knudsen said, and they ran away with game three for a 3-0 win by scores of 25-20, 25-20 and 25-17.
The San Fernando Earthquake of 1971 destroyed Stanley Bronstrup's smoke shop in Newhall, but in a way, it laid the foundation of his legacy.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - A three-day break gave the New England Patriots time to savor three straight wins.
The difference between the first time the College of the Canyons men's soccer team played Glendale Community College and the rematch Tuesday is simple: the Cougars capitalized on scoring opportunities the second time in a 2-0 win.
It's hard to believe a team that hasn't lost a conference game in three years would put much weight on a win in the middle of its schedule.
To say the 2014 football season has been difficult for College of the Canyons would be an understatement. But despite a preseason tragedy and a 2-4 overall record, the Cougars remain in contention for a second-consecutive conference title. They are 1-1 in the National Division, Northern Conference - good for a third-place tie with four games to play.
The west side of the Santa Clarita Valley will once again have Little League baseball in 2015.
The Foothill League's top two girls volleyball teams faced off at Hart High on Wednesday night and the Hart Indians took a step toward dethroning defending Foothill League champion Valencia High with a 3-2 win by scores of 25-19, 27-25, 19-25, 24-26 and 15-8.
Jeff Barber begins setting up the city of Santa Clarita's latest art gallery at the Newhall Library. He takes his time organizing and prepping the artwork that will cover the community room's walls.
Canyon High girls volleyball has finished in fifth or sixth place of the Foothill League every year since 2009. The Cowboys took a step toward ending that stretch with their first win over West Ranch since 2007 with a 3-1 win at Canyon High by scores of 25-11, 26-28, 25-20 and 25-20.
Those close to Raquel Cockrell remember the first time they heard her sing - or at least the first time she blew them away with her singing - long before she won KaraokeFest 2014 at the Los Angeles County Fair this year.
Collette Wixom plays along with the Darth Vader alter ego of her son, 4-year-old Ryker, as she sits on a couch inside the family's Canyon Country home preparing to talk about her booming fashion blog: Mini Style Hacker.
The Master's College men's soccer team has lacked consistency this season, despite losing only once in its last six games.
Canyon High sophomore Alyssa Aguilar told herself she was going to score.
The Foothill League girls soccer standings are tight.
It was the Saugus High boys soccer team's turn to steal a tie from West Ranch on Friday at West Ranch High.
With all the talk about the Hart High boys soccer team's defense, it's easy to miss that its offense has been - if not as spectacular - at least as steady.
The buzzer sounded, ending the Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team's hope of a CIF title on March 8, 2014.
The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team hadn't been tested much this season entering its Heritage League opener against Guidance Charter Thursday night.
The Saugus High boys soccer team completely controlled the first half against Golden Valley on Tuesday.
A month from now, the 2015 Foothill League girls soccer season may be remembered for two things.
The Master's College men's basketball team could hardly miss from three-point range Wednesday night.
A glance around Mike Barry's Newhall apartment shows two things.
Anyone who braved a local mall parking lot during the last two weeks of 2014 can attest to the frenzied busyness of the holidays.
Hart and Valencia boys soccer players and coaches talked mostly about rivalry and energy after the teams played a physical Hart Soccer Showcase championship game on Monday.
The Saugus High boys basketball team won its first two games in the Hart Holiday Classic with relative ease last week.
Editor's note: This is one of a series of stories about issues that will be in the forefront in 2015.
Fourth-grader Ryan Lucero got so wrapped up in his shoe collection drive he momentarily forgot he'd just turned a year older.