The wrath of the Golden State Athletic Conference just bit The Master's College men's basketball team.
Athletes often have labels slapped on them to denote their status. There are the unsung heroes and the role players. Then there are the up-and-comers and the clutch performers. So what do you call it when you've gotten to the point where opposing teams draw up game plans around you? Whatever category that is, it's the one in which Hart High junior Gabe Robinson belongs. Just ask Fausto Arana, head coach of Golden Valley's boys ...
It's the NFC Championship game to everyone else. For College of the Canyons, it's something bigger. It's something historic. Only two former COC football players have ever appeared in conference championship games, the NFL's semifinal. For the first time, two of the school's products will be on the same field in an NFC Championship when the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants square off today in San Francisco. 49ers defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and ...
Dan Waldeck knew his team had been playing better in recent weeks. On Saturday night, The Master's College women's basketball head coach saw confirmation of his thought when the team raced out to big lead early in the second half on its way to a 78-57 victory over Point Loma Nazarene University at Bross Gym. TMC snapped a four-game losing streak and picked up its second Golden State Athletic Conference win. "We're starting to play ...
This one could have been difficult to explain. With as many chances as Foothill League-leading Canyon boys soccer had to take the upper hand against last-place Golden Valley, the Cowboys were still without a goal headed into the final two minutes. Junior midfielder Daniel Foster's goal in stoppage time helped Canyon avoid a letdown and escape with a 1-0 win on Friday at Golden Valley High. "Things weren't going the way we wanted," Foster said. ...
At least one fact became clear on Wednesday. This College of the Canyons women's basketball team has plenty of fight left in it. Trailing by 18 points at halftime and facing the possibility of losing their fourth straight game to open Western State Conference, South Division play, the Cougars rallied back for an 80-75 win over Santa Monica College at College of the Canyons. "We motivate each other," said COC guard Angelica Sahagun. "We feed ...
After a rough start to Foothill League play a week ago, Hart boys soccer is out to prove its back on track.
Looks like Saugus has a hero to call its own. On Tuesday night against Valencia boys basketball, he went by the name of Jeremy Gatewood. His 34 points and 3-pointer with seven seconds left in the second overtime elevated the Centurions to an 83-81 double-overtime win over Valencia at Saugus High School. "We've spent way too many hours in the weight room and way too much sweat to fall to 0-3 (in the Foothill League)," ...
After two losses in two tight games, all of a sudden The Master's College men's basketball had its back against the wall.
It's not so much that Michael Fischbach wasn't already an important piece of the team.
College of the Canyons dominated the rebounding, made more shots and appeared in control of the game most of the way through.
The Southern California Football Association finalized the conference realignment on Friday for the next two football seasons.
In the past two weeks, Hart boys basketball has lost two games that came down to the final minutes.
The Master's College men's basketball team is on pace for one of its best seasons in school history.
Jason Gore wanted an invitation to the 2012 Northern Trust Open. He wanted it badly. So the PGA veteran and Hart High graduate turned to Twitter to float the idea of getting a sponsor's exemption to the most prestigious annual golfing events in the Los Angeles area. A few days after his tweets were sent out on the popular social networking site, the tournament officially announced his exemption on Thursday, meaning the 37-year-old Stevenson Ranch ...
Samantha Ortega is still feeling the sting of last week's second-place finish at the CIF State Cross Country championships.
Hart football did more than just win a CIF championship on Friday night.
The Hart Indians may have taken a more circuitous route than it expected this season.
Near-freezing temperatures outside weren't enough to keep Santa Clarita Valley football fans away from this one. Dr. Paul A. Priesz stadium and the surrounding area at Valencia High School were abuzz in the hours leading up to the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division Championship game between crosstown rivals Valencia and Hart on Friday night. Both of these teams have played in championship games before, but never at Valencia High School. The atmosphere was electric, the stands ...
Thirty-five days ago, a dejected Hart Indians football team walked off the field at College of the Canyons after a stunning loss to the Valencia Vikings.
Even the most basic questions were difficult to comprehend.
How will history judge Hart High senior Connor Wingenroth?
The Master's College women's volleyball team needed all five sets to get past MidAmerica Nazarene University of Kansas on Tuesday in the opening round of the NAIA National tournament in Sioux City, Iowa.
While the Hart Indians have gathered headlines for their gaudy, and at times, record-breaking offensive performances, there's another big element to this team bound for a CIF-Southern Section Northern Division championship game this Friday against Valencia.
The writing was on the wall all season for Saugus girls cross country.
FRESNO – The term "Saugus dynasty" has been given new meaning.
Third place in the Foothill League seems like a distant memory for the Hart Indians.
Three months ago, it wouldn't have been so surprising to see the Hart Indians football team playing in a semifinal playoff game.
Where Hart High's offensive line was packed with experience last year and full of confidence, the unit is in many ways the opposite of that this season.
Despite a stellar regular season and the team's first Western State Conference, South Division championship in 13 years, College of the Canyons women's volleyball still didn't get to play a home game in the first round of the playoffs.