With one Foothill League game in the books, teams are hoping they sent a message.
The tempo was relatively slow and the shots weren't falling for either team.
West Ranch boys soccer head coach Fred McGinn has spent a lot of time preaching to his team to never underestimate anyone.
It was the matchup The Master's College men's basketball had been waiting for.
First impressions can be deceiving.
Pick your storyline.
Maybe it was the fact that Santa Clarita Christian School ran into a team that has its number.
Someday, maybe five or 10 years from now, a conversation will take place in regards to girls volleyball in the Santa Clarita Valley.
WEST HILLS - This game had it all.
It wasn't a perfect tournament for Canyon girls soccer.
The plan for Saugus for the final week of preleague play was to work out a few kinks and get ready for the Foothill League schedule.
By now, it's obvious what Hart boys soccer wants to do.
It took Hart boys basketball until about the halfway point in the first quarter to settle down.
Junior college football is going through yet another structure change headed into next season.
Soon, a group of Santa Clarita Valley athletes will be able to put their names in the same category as NFL running back Reggie Bush.
This year, Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer has put together the ideal formula.
While showing off her scrapes and bruises collected during the soccer game she just played, Hart senior Destinney Duron summed it up nicely.
It doesn't seem like anything can faze this Hart High boys soccer team.
As historical wins go, this one won't go into the ultra-dramatic category.
Even in the good years, College of the Canyons baseball takes a little bit of time to hit its stride.
This isn't a situation Greg Herrick is used to, nor is it something he likes very much.
College of the Canyons sophomore Keke Mathews gave herself somewhat of a New Year's resolution at the start of 2014.
The biggest message Golden Valley girls basketball head coach Kerri Garland tried to convey to her team was how good they were.
Hart girls soccer wasn't about to be pushed around on its home field in the playoffs.
Here was the reward for Albert Einstein Academy boys basketball.
All it took was one goal to calm all the playoff nerves.
In the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division IV playoffs, the West Ranch Wildcats boys soccer team ran into an offensive buzz saw.
Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball couldn't wait to get its playoff run started.
For the first nine minutes of the game, Hart boys soccer was on fire.
The first playoff experience for Albert Einstein Academy girls basketball was quick and straight forward.