Refuse to lose?
Taylor Schubert has always been an athlete.
Max Homa continues to rake in the awards this year. The Valencia High graduate and University of California, Berkeley golfer was named to the All-Pac-12 second team on Monday.
The higher pressure the situation, the better West Ranch boys volleyball seems to perform.
It started with a few mishaps at the beginning.
The Valencia High School gym was mostly empty, and fairly quiet.
West Ranch boys volleyball is catching fire just in time.
At this point in the season, the result is all that matters.
It's been six weeks since College of the Canyons softball lost a game.
After finishing as Foothill League boys volleyball champions with a perfect 10-0 run through league play, Valencia became the league's only team to earn a home match in the first round of the playoffs this year.
It's no longer about winning league for Valencia baseball.
With one hit, Saugus softball revived its stance as a Foothill League title contender.
West Ranch put together a complete performance to come from behind and beat Canyon 6-4 on Thursday night at the William S. Hart PONY Complex.
Saugus baseball knew what was ahead in the final two weeks of Foothill League play.
On paper, West Ranch boys volleyball had nothing to play for.
The group of girls who anchor Golden Valley's successful track and field team aren't looking for anyone's congratulations.
Among all the chaos of the Foothill League track and field finals, there was a big moment which was somewhat lost in the shuffle.
No matter how the Foothill League shakes out in baseball, the Valencia Vikings may very well enter the postseason as the hottest team.
West Ranch baseball needed a win and West Ranch sophomore Jason Drees needed a hit.
In what was billed as tighter-than-usual competition among the Foothill League track and field contingent, the league finals were every bit as dramatic as expected on Thursday at College of the Canyons.
At this point in the season, no team is looking for style points.
This is Valencia Vikings baseball.
In terms of drama and surprises, the Foothill League prelims aren't usually stocked full of them.
All Valencia High junior Quinton Tilley was trying to do was play a steady round of golf on Monday.
Valencia graduate and professional golfer Max Homa appears to have found his groove again after a rough first few months of the year.
Springtime is usually when local boys volleyball players get to be the center of attention.
College of the Canyons softball needed a big turnaround on Sunday in order to keep its playoff run alive.
For so long, Max Nua was the anonymous little kid wandering around the gym and doing his best to kill time until practice was over.
It's doubtful any athlete grows up wishing he/she could some day compete at a community college.