It was a matchup of two teams with similar intentions.
A player like Hart High senior Brittani Elser couldn't have scripted a better finish to her high school career.
West Ranch's plan was to keep the ball away from Canyon's potent offense.
College of the Canyons has had its issues this year, but all indications show that things are about to get better.
Members of the Saugus girls volleyball team held up one finger signifying first place in the Foothill League.
Since the start of conference play, The Master's College women's soccer team has endured a lot of close losses.
The mood was generally calm and festive at Saugus High School.
College of the Canyons has finally settled on an offensive system that consistently moves the football.
Hart High football has been trying to shake off the demons of last season for long enough.
Playing a Foothill League match on the road is one thing, doing it without a key player is another.
The Master's College men's soccer is officially out of its mild slump.
Trinity football wanted to throw the ball more this time around.
Valencia High has grabbed headlines with defense all season long.
Something rings different about Golden Valley girls volleyball this season.
Canyon and Valencia girls basketball were split right down the middle this season.
SANTA ANA - The significance of Saturday's game was not lost on Santa Clarita Christian's athletic department.
Two Santa Clarita Valley basketball teams will have a chance to play for a state championship.
The season will continue for at least one more game for Hart High girls soccer, which earned a No. 5 seed in the CIF Southern California Regional Division II Soccer Championship.
SANTA ANA - Trinity Classical Academy sophomore Ian Caddow said he hadn't felt fully healthy all season long.
A picture hangs on the wall of James Mosley's office at Santa Clarita Christian School recognizing the school's 2009-10 boys basketball team.
Even with the magnitude of its upcoming game, Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball can't consider this a David vs. Goliath situation.
ANAHEIM - Don't expect the Canyon boys basketball team to say they were just happy to be here.
The Hart High boys soccer team advanced to the CIF quarterfinals only twice since 1983.
It's a perfect contrast.
The Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer team beat Tarbut V'Torah 4-0 on Saturday night in a CIF-Southern Section Division VII quarterfinal game at College of the Canyons.
The Master's College women's basketball is right where it wants to be at this point in the season.
At this point in the playoffs, nothing comes easy.
Nothing was going to get in the way of the Trinity Classical Academy Knights boys basketball team against the Laguna Blanca Owls of Santa Barbara in the CIF-Southern Section Division VI semifinals.
This year, Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer has put together the ideal formula.