Sometimes, you just have to get lucky.
At least the effort was there.
Enough was enough.
The pollsters have paid plenty of attention to College of Canyons women's basketball.
Saugus just played the first of three straight away games against Foothill League opponents.
This time, it was the offense that carried College of the Canyons men's basketball.
No team knows more about heartbreak than Hart boys basketball.
It was a rough start and a rough finish for Santa Clarita Christian boys soccer.
Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer didn't want to get overconfident.
Enough was enough for College of the Canyons women's basketball.
The Valencia and West Ranch girls basketball teams know each other very well.
If Tuesday night's game was any indication, the Foothill League is going to have plenty of drama this year in boys basketball.
Canyon boys soccer head coach Khris Savage couldn't wait to get started on the 2010-11 season.
Less than a year ago, Canyon received what appeared to be a tough break.
Hart struggled to gain separation from St. Bonaventure in the first half, so it did all it could do to compensate.
The Trinity Classical Academy Knights boys soccer team had its share of highlights this season.
Oddly enough, it was a goal against that finally sparked West Ranch boys soccer on Tuesday.
The CIF-Southern Section released the boys and girls prep basketball playoff draws on Sunday afternoon, and plenty of Santa Clarita Valley teams are scattered across various postseason brackets.
PACIFIC PALISADES – The newly energized Jason Gore isn't satisfied with just being able to play this week at his favorite PGA Tour event.
At least 24 schools are already committed to participate in Canyon High School's Santa Clarita Valley Track Invitational.
It appears at least one of two local golfers will get to play through the weekend at the Northern Trust Open.
The Valencia Vikings boys soccer team secured second place in the Foothill League by beating West Ranch for the fourth straight time on Thursday at Valencia High.
If there's a team that knows a lot about fortunes changing quickly, it's Hart girls soccer.
PACIFIC PALISADES - An aspiring golfer growing up in Southern California may see the Northern Trust Open in the same light as a young baseball player watching a game in Dodger Stadium for the first time.
Somehow, after five drama-filled chaotic weeks, we have arrived at the conclusion of another Foothill League winter season.
Across the past three years, the Hart High boys soccer team could easily be considered the Foothill League's best team never to win a league title.
Niko Nuyda was there when Canyon soccer was a powerhouse in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Quietly, one of the best rivalries in Santa Clarita Valley sports has been building up for years.
On Friday, Hart boys soccer played like a team that wanted to make sure no one could catch up in the Foothill League.
It was more a feeling of relief than one of thrill for the Hart Indians boys basketball team on Friday.