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.
It would have been easy for Santa Clarita Christian School to keep playing 8-man football.
When it became clear West Ranch girls tennis wasn't going to coast its way into the semifinals, the team referred back to a simple motto.
The West Ranch Wildcats continued their unbeaten start to Foothill League play with a 3-1 victory over Saugus on Thursday at Saugus High.
Be careful about what you think you know.
This was the game circled on College of the Canyons' calendar.
SANTA MONICA - The Hart Indians faced another challenge on Friday night, and they didn't flinch.
Valencia girls volleyball marched into Golden Valley's gym, played three efficient games and then quickly shuffled out.
Neither team was going to come out of Tuesday's Foothill League girls volleyball opener with style points.
If the strength of the Foothill League were to be based solely on the number of returning starters, it would be a rough year for girls volleyball in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Whenever times get tough, Haley Lind's mom always reminds her of that winter in Colorado Springs.
SHERMAN OAKS - This was a Canyon Cowboys team with a lot of momentum headed into Friday night's marquee matchup against a state power.
Valencia High junior baseball player Devin Davis verbally committed to Loyola Marymount University this week, his father Darrell confirmed.
West Ranch football went out of its way to put an emphasis on passing the ball more this year.
VENTURA - Even when the bounces don't go in favor of the Saugus Centurions, they're still finding ways to win.
Things aren't going to suddenly turn around over night for Canyon girls tennis.