What began less than 11 months ago might finally be paying off. At that point, The Master's College men's basketball team was going through what head coach Chuck Martin described as the worst stretch of his coaching career. The team had lost seven straight games and was sitting near the bottom of the Golden State Athletic Conference standings. Rather than packing it in and calling it a lost season, Martin seized the opportunity to learn ...
Soccer season ended earlier than The Master's College may have liked for both the men's and women's teams, which didn't make it to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics tournaments.
Valencia boys soccer isn't young this year. "It's new," said head coach Tony Scalercio, explaining that there are plenty of juniors and seniors, but very few have played at the varsity level before. Fittingly, all the scoring was done by two of those returning players in Friday night's season opener. Senior Michael Fischbach scored in the first half and Zach Klindworth added another couple of goals in the second as the Vikings beat Stockdale of ...
The shooting ability is there and so is the experience. Valencia girls basketball is emphasizing defense more than anything else, though. So far, so good as the Vikings blew out Palmdale 67-20 on Thursday in the second day of the Valencia High Five Classic at Valencia High School. Palmdale scored just five points after halftime due to constant, aggressive pressure from Valencia (3-0). "We just want to focus on defense," said Valencia junior Kalia Summerlin. ...
A team like Valencia girls soccer might have to learn things the hard way early in the season.
Hart boys basketball is a team with plenty of youth and talent this season.
VENTURA - As much of an up-and-down season as it's been for Canyon football, it all came to an end in the same location against the same team as last year, and in similar fashion.
In the first round of the playoffs, Canyon got all its scoring done in one quarter. Today at 7 p.m. when it faces St. Bonaventure of Ventura at Ventura High School, the Cowboys might need a bit more to keep up in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division postseason. "It's going to impact the game a lot," said Canyon head coach Rich Gutierrez of his offense, which scored all of its points ...
In football, crowds are drawn to high-scoring games and football teams with flashy offenses.
Perseverance apparently pays off. That's a lesson Hart High graduate Jason Gore has learned and one that Saugus graduate Nick Delio is starting to figure out. Both local products took part in the second stage of PGA Tour Qualifying School last week. One player was competing as a veteran of the game looking to revive his career and an the other was taking his first shot at the sport's highest level. Gore, a 37-year-old who ...
The Master's College men's basketball team has plenty to be happy about just five games into its season.
This is starting to become a routine result for Trinity Classical Academy football.
As difficult of a night as it was for Santa Clarita Christian School football, head coach Garrick Moss took solace in the overall success of the school's first attempt at the 11-man game.
Take away as many wins as you want to from Canyon High football on paper. On the field, the Cowboys are the real deal. Canyon found the end zone on three of its four possessions in the first half on the way to a 21-0 shutout of Palmdale on Friday night in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division playoffs at Canyon High School. It was a welcome dose of positive news for ...
Favorite or underdog, good playoff draw or not, Saugus football isn't going to change anything.
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.
Kindly excuse anyone for calling this year's Canyon High girls cross country team a surprise.
Santa Clarita Christian football has played its fair share of tough, physical teams this season, some of them in higher divisions.
The Hart Indians couldn't quite deliver a knockout punch.