College of the Canyons golf head coach Gary Peterson still vividly remembers when his men's golf team won its first state championship 20 years ago.
It isn't the kind of repeat College of the Canyons softball was looking for. The COC Cougars saw their season come to a close at exactly the same point it did last year, one win short of a state finals appearance. And to add to the coincidence, the season-ending loss came against the same team, Riverside City College, in the California Community College Athletic Association Southern California Super Regional. The Cougars sealed their fate by ...
Everything seemed to be set up perfectly for College of the Canyons baseball. The top of the order delivered some big hits, the starting pitcher held strong and COC appeared to be on its way to a victory to keep its playoff run alive. But it all came crashing down in the ninth inning on Saturday, when Cypress College strung together a three-run rally to win the game 5-4 on a walk-off walk in the ...
Once again, College of the Canyons softball is one win away from making the state finals. COC won a back-and-forth game 6-5 over Riverside, the No. 1 seed in the California Community College Athletic Association Southern California Super Regional on Saturday at Riverside City College. Playing as the No. 4 seed in the regional, the Cougars (34-9-2) scored a run in the top of the eighth inning and hung on for the extra-innings, upset victory. ...
Golden Valley, Saugus and Canyon were the three clear frontrunners throughout the Foothill League track and field season.
No matter how the lineup was arranged, West Ranch Wildcats boys tennis was going to have a tough time.
Valencia boys tennis head coach Annie Kellogg summed it up best by quoting the opposing coach.
The Foothill League collectively went 0-for-3 in the boys volleyball playoffs this season. In the case of the Foothill second-place Hart Indians, it was a 3-0 loss by scores of 25-19, 25-18 and 25-19 to the Newport Harbor Sailors of Newport Beach on Tuesday at Newport Harbor High in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs. The loss made Hart's return to the playoffs a brief one after the Indians (17-14-1) missed ...
Welcome to the top playoff division in Southern California. After moving up from CIF-Southern Section Division II last year to Division I this year, West Ranch was swept 3-0 by the Orange Lutheran Lancers on Tuesday night at West Ranch High School by scores of 25-21, 25-19, 25-19. It was a quick exit for the Foothill League champion Wildcats, who made it to the semifinals in the Division II bracket last year. ...
Johnny MacArthur just got one step closer to playing in one of the world's biggest golf events.
People used to tell Christy LeDuff that her son had a gift. For years, as she taught him the game, she'd brush off the comments about his potential talent. She didn't think it was anything out of the ordinary for a 4-year-old to be able to properly serve a tennis ball in bounds. Only in recent years has she begun to recognize what her son, Valencia sophomore Chad LeDuff, is capable of. "It's surprised me," ...
The Canyon Cowboys have been involved in a lot of wild games in recent weeks in Foothill League play.
Valencia High graduate Max Homa claims he was stressed out and nervous all week long. His scorecards certainly haven't reflected that. Homa won the individual Pac-12 Men's Golf Championship on Wednesday after shooting a 1-under 69 in the final round at the North Course of Los Angeles Country Club. The round put him at 9-under at the end of the 72-hole tournament, which gave Homa the victory by five strokes over his University of California, ...
Hart High sophomore Myles Franklin was named an All-State sophomore by Cal-Hi Sports. With the website's announcement of the All-State Boys Basketball Underclass team on Monday, Franklin was honored as one of California's top 20 sophomore players. The 5-foot-11 guard averaged 18 points, five assists and two steals per game this past season, which was his second as a varsity starter. He was also honored as a Signal All-Santa Clarita Valley first teamer.
The West Ranch Wildcats completed a season sweep through Foothill League play on Tuesday with a 3-1 win over the Valencia Vikings by scores of 22-25, 25-18, 25-17 and 26-24 at West Ranch High School.
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.
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.