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. ...
Golden Valley punched. Saugus counterpunched. Then the race was on between two Foothill League boys soccer teams looking for their first league win. In the end, it was Saugus that delivered the knockout punch, winning 3-2 on Tuesday at Saugus High School to get into the Foothill win column. "We feel like we could have won most of the games we've played so far," said Saugus forward Brian Perez. "So it's nice to finally get ...
The wrath of the Golden State Athletic Conference just bit The Master's College men's basketball team.
Athletes often have labels slapped on them to denote their status. There are the unsung heroes and the role players. Then there are the up-and-comers and the clutch performers. So what do you call it when you've gotten to the point where opposing teams draw up game plans around you? Whatever category that is, it's the one in which Hart High junior Gabe Robinson belongs. Just ask Fausto Arana, head coach of Golden Valley's boys ...
It's the NFC Championship game to everyone else. For College of the Canyons, it's something bigger. It's something historic. Only two former COC football players have ever appeared in conference championship games, the NFL's semifinal. For the first time, two of the school's products will be on the same field in an NFC Championship when the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants square off today in San Francisco. 49ers defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and ...
Dan Waldeck knew his team had been playing better in recent weeks. On Saturday night, The Master's College women's basketball head coach saw confirmation of his thought when the team raced out to big lead early in the second half on its way to a 78-57 victory over Point Loma Nazarene University at Bross Gym. TMC snapped a four-game losing streak and picked up its second Golden State Athletic Conference win. "We're starting to play ...
This one could have been difficult to explain. With as many chances as Foothill League-leading Canyon boys soccer had to take the upper hand against last-place Golden Valley, the Cowboys were still without a goal headed into the final two minutes. Junior midfielder Daniel Foster's goal in stoppage time helped Canyon avoid a letdown and escape with a 1-0 win on Friday at Golden Valley High. "Things weren't going the way we wanted," Foster said. ...
At least one fact became clear on Wednesday. This College of the Canyons women's basketball team has plenty of fight left in it. Trailing by 18 points at halftime and facing the possibility of losing their fourth straight game to open Western State Conference, South Division play, the Cougars rallied back for an 80-75 win over Santa Monica College at College of the Canyons. "We motivate each other," said COC guard Angelica Sahagun. "We feed ...
After a rough start to Foothill League play a week ago, Hart boys soccer is out to prove its back on track.
Looks like Saugus has a hero to call its own. On Tuesday night against Valencia boys basketball, he went by the name of Jeremy Gatewood. His 34 points and 3-pointer with seven seconds left in the second overtime elevated the Centurions to an 83-81 double-overtime win over Valencia at Saugus High School. "We've spent way too many hours in the weight room and way too much sweat to fall to 0-3 (in the Foothill League)," ...
After two losses in two tight games, all of a sudden The Master's College men's basketball had its back against the wall.
It's not so much that Michael Fischbach wasn't already an important piece of the team.
College of the Canyons dominated the rebounding, made more shots and appeared in control of the game most of the way through.
The Southern California Football Association finalized the conference realignment on Friday for the next two football seasons.
In the past two weeks, Hart boys basketball has lost two games that came down to the final minutes.
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.