When Robert Fisher took over as varsity football head coach at Golden Valley earlier this month, one of his pledges was to fully incorporate all three levels in the program.
Talent isn't so much the issue.
Hart football struggled with consistency and ball control on offense last year.
Several months worth of meetings, workouts and passing camps with one coach.
Wacky offensive plays and a flashy, multi-colored ball may not be what comes to mind when the term "professional basketball" is thrown around.
The Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series wrapped up its Santa Clarita Valley leg on Thursday, and the locals had trouble keeping up with the pack.
The last thing Valencia golfer Glen Lee wanted was a repeat of last year's performance.
Four local golfers will have a prime opportunity to test their skill against some of the nation's top junior players.
With a lockout causing a four-month stalemate in the NFL this offseason, things moved quickly once the new collective bargaining agreement was finally sealed on Aug. 5.
It's been quite a year for Hart High graduate Trevor Bauer.
West Ranch sophomore Haley Lind has limited experience playing varsity volleyball.
Three years ago, Robert Fisher coached the freshman football team at Golden Valley High School.
No one involved in sports knows when the day will come when they'll have to wave goodbye to the world of competitive athletics.
Everyone has to start somewhere.
The utter bliss that an athlete feels after winning an important contest can be unlike any other emotion in sports and can provide a person with their most fond memories.
Schools are out for break and Foothill League play for winter sports is still a couple weeks away.
The Santa Clarita Valley's football culture extends beyond the tradition of the Foothill League, and there are a handful of professional athletes to show for it.
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Blackhawks lost No. 1 goalie Corey Crawford to a lower-body injury three weeks ago, forcing the Stanley Cup champions to hand the net over to an untested rookie from Finland.
What you don't hear are the stories of the guys who are grinding their way through the lower levels and trying to make a name for themselves.
Ilya Ilyayev went off for 33 points to lead an efficient offensive effort by College of the Canyons men's basketball on Saturday night in the Cougar Holiday Classic semifinals.
Guards Myles Franklin and Lewis Stallworth gave the Hart Indians boys basketball team a needed spark on Saturday night in the semifinals of the Hart Holiday Classic at Hart High.
The promising start to the season for Golden Valley boys soccer took a wrong turn on Saturday, but there are still encouraging signs for this up-and-coming team.
At this point in the season when things hit a lull, College of the Canyons men's basketball will take any kind of win it can get.
Forget the Oscars and the Emmys. We at The Signal are going to provide you with the best year-end awards of them all with The Siggies, which will cover the best of Santa Clarita Valley sports in 2013.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The New England Patriots put on a performance worthy of a division winner.
The Trinity Classical Academy football team will try to defend its CIF championship under a new head coach.
College of the Canyons defensive lineman Antonio Guy was named one of the top community college players in the state.
Alysia Montaño has never made so many public appearances or signed so many autographs in her life.
School is out for Valencia graduate Max Homa and Hart graduate Matt Ryan - finally.
Being the face of Canyon football is no small task given the program's deeply rooted tradition.