College of the Canyons women's basketball is catching fire at the right time. And the team's sudden spark coincides directly with the return of sophomore guard Bev Weaver from an injury. Her latest contribution was a 30-point performance in an 89-67 win over Bakersfield College on Saturday at COC. "She adds a dimension that we don't have when she's not here," said COC head coach Greg Herrick of Weaver, who made six 3-pointers. "(She has) ...
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. ...
Max Homa appears to be a shoe-in to advance to the second stage of PGA Qualifying School.
A lot of the same cross country athletes who shined at Santa Clarita Valley high schools are doing the same thing with College of the Canyons.
It's been a rough start to the Foothill League season for Saugus Centurions girls volleyball.
The Hart Indians finished the perfect season with a perfect win.
Hart Indians girls tennis players remembered what happened last year when the team had a chance to win an outright league championship.
Tuesday's match mattered in multiple ways for the West Ranch Wildcats girls volleyball team.
Can you spot the difference? You'll have to look closely.
Valencia graduate Max Homa doesn't appear to be fazed by the big stage that is the PGA Tour.
This game was for the Heritage League championship. Or at least that's how Trinity Classical Academy football head coach Mike Buchanan put it.
All Foothill League girls volleyball teams are now halfway through the league season.
The Valencia Vikings girls volleyball team is starting to figure out how good it is.
After back-to-back losses to the Foothill League's top teams, the West Ranch Wildcats girls tennis team proved its still among the league's upper tier.
In a contest between two teams that were clearly evenly matched, the Valencia Vikings won the battle of endurance.
Valencia junior Lindsey Knudsen took full advantage of her two extra days off from school last week as students were given Monday and Tuesday off for fall break.
The entire CIF-Southern Section Northern Division is now into league play. This is when we should start seeing some significant movement in the polls.