Some NFL players wait their entire career for this day. Some never experience it at all. New England Patriots running back and Valencia High graduate Shane Vereen gets to experience the Super Bowl his rookie year. Two Santa Clarita Valley products will be present at Super Bowl XLVI today at 3:30 p.m. in Indianapolis, where the Patriots take on the New York Giants – Vereen and New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul. Pierre-Paul played ...
For the second straight game, Canyon asserted itself early and took a first-half lead. The difference this time around, Canyon's defense turned in an excellent performance to hang on to the lead, and the Cowboys walked off the field 1-0 winners over West Ranch on Friday at West Ranch High School in the battle of the last two Foothill League champions. It was once again A.J. Rochow who scored Canyon's only goal of the game, ...
For a team with only one senior on the roster, Santa Clarita Christian School girls soccer looks plenty experienced.
Hart boys soccer had the most impressive preleague resume coming into Foothill League play early last month.
College of the Canyons men's basketball spotted itself a 12-point lead early in the game and managed to hang onto it almost the entire way.
About the only thing Tuesday's boys soccer matchup between Valencia and Canyon lacked was friendliness.
College of the Canyons basketball teams are rolling into the second half of Western State Conference, South Division play with a little bit of momentum.
A lot is expected of student athletes these days. They have to endure the year-round hours of training, conditioning and practicing for the athlete portion, all while keeping up in the classroom. Based on that definition, Saugus junior Brian Perez has to be considered a model student athlete, and then some. But the way Perez grew up, he always sees room to get better. "I would not ask him to give me more if I ...
Not a whole lot can slow down a team in the middle of one of its best seasons in school history.
For 75 minutes, Valencia High's Jesus Fernandez was pressured, knocked around and inadvertently tripped a few times.
West Ranch High senior Jeff Coprich is on his second recruiting visit in as many weeks as he mulls his final college decision.
One step down, a few more to go for Trinity Classical Academy girls soccer. The inexperienced team is still experiencing growing pains, the latest a 1-0 loss to Hillcrest Christian of Granada Hills on Thursday at Central Park. At least now though, it's not for lack of effort. "We've had some games where we could have played a little better, but today we gave 100 percent effort and I'm really proud of them," said Trinity ...
Two former Hart High pitching teammates are rated high in MLB.com's 2012 Top 100 prospect list.
West Ranch boys basketball knows where its at exactly halfway through Foothill League play. Now it's just a matter of maintaining it. Thanks to a 56-43 victory over Valencia on Tuesday night at West Ranch High School, the Wildcats move into a tie for first place in the standings due to league-leading Canyon falling 59-56 to Hart. "We want to keep it that way," said West Ranch point guard Bo Vaughn, who scored 16 points. ...
Golden Valley punched. Saugus counterpunched. Then the race was on between two Foothill League boys soccer teams looking for their first league win. In the end, it was Saugus that delivered the knockout punch, winning 3-2 on Tuesday at Saugus High School to get into the Foothill win column. "We feel like we could have won most of the games we've played so far," said Saugus forward Brian Perez. "So it's nice to finally get ...
Three solid, consistent games is all any coach can ask for of a volleyball team.
In 2011, Golden Valley girls golf was just trying to prove it wasn't a doormat in the Foothill League.
By simply not playing Hart and Canyon survived what was an otherwise tough week for some of the top football teams in the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division.
MISSION VIEJO - It's tough to rattle this College of the Canyons team.
The Trinity Classical Academy Knights already had sizeable challenge in front of them in facing a CIF-Southern Section 8-man power on Friday.
Two former Saugus High stars established themselves as College of the Canyons' next cross country headliners on Friday.
Two straight shootout wins by Santa Clarita Valley football teams over a state power in a six-day span was a bit too much to ask on Thursday at Valencia High.