It wasn't exactly perfect.
It was a record-breaking week for College of the Canyons sports in more ways than one.
On Friday, The Master's College's record-breaking runners Anthony Pizzo and John Gilbertson accepted yet another invitation to a highly-prestigious track and field event.
Two weeks after rewriting the school record books at a prestigious track and field meet, a pair of athletes from The Master's college accepted and invitation to another one.
A new volleyball movement is trending in Southern California, and the Santa Clarita Valley is very much involved.
Golden Valley had one weapon. Saugus had three.
Two Hart High boys soccer players have locked down their college choices.
In the final game of its toughest Foothill League stretch of the season, Valencia boys volleyball was at its best.
Coming off a big week at the plate, The Master's College catcher and Hart High graduate Bryan Lucas was named the Golden State Athletic Conference Player of the Week on Monday.
It was the sixth inning when that dreaded moment came.
West Ranch took an unusual path to becoming Foothill League champions this year.
Nearing the end of a nine-game stretch in a span of just eight days, The Master's College baseball has had to reach down the depth chart.
Saugus boys volleyball head coach Barry Nua makes no bones about which players he builds his team around.
As far as pitching goes, Saturday was just about as good as it gets for The Master's College.
In a non-league affair on Friday, Santa Clarita Christian School baseball had a point to prove.
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.