First-year Golden Valley softball head coach Hugo Castillo spent an extra few minutes talking to his team after Friday's game.
In its final game before the opening of Western State Conference, South Division play, College of the Canyons baseball had one issue in mind.
The Master's College men's basketball won its last three games of the regular season to earn a spot in the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
The Master's College women's basketball team hoped to undo the poor finish it had to the regular season.
If the season for Hart boys soccer could be summed up in one game, Friday's contest would have been a good one to watch.
Coming into the season, The Master's College baseball expected to be a team that relied on timely hitting and contact hitting.
All kidding aside, this Hart boys soccer team is for real.
It's a situation in which the Hart boys soccer team is becoming quite comfortable.
NORTH HILLS - Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer was in uncharted territory.
In its inaugural varsity season, Trinity Classical Academy boys basketball had already exceeded expectations.
Against the top seed in its playoff bracket, West Ranch girls basketball was going to have to play nearly flawless basketball to keep pace.
Scoring goals hasn't been a problem for West Ranch boys soccer all season.
The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team came into Friday night's game as one of the highest ranked teams in its division.
Valencia girls basketball didn't want to sit around and wait.
Natalie Keoshian was jumping up and down and moving in every which direction - and that was during the game.
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.
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.