LOS ANGELES - Last week, USC's hopes of playing for a national championship were all but washed away with a loss to Arizona.
All season long, Canyon made its name with big offense and, at times, struggled on defense.
Sitting alone at a lunch table last spring in the cafeteria at Golden Valley High School, Leon Jacobs couldn't help but ask, "How did I get myself into this?"
The same two teams have stood atop the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division polls for five straight weeks.
It was the first of its kind in the Santa Clarita Valley.
At least one team was able to inject some positivity into a season which has otherwise been a long, difficult one.
This was the match College of the Canyons women's volleyball needed to have.
Even a team with a defense as good as Saugus girls volleyball couldn't stop all the weapons on West Ranch.
Last Friday was the day of important matchups across the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division.
LOS ANGELES - Matt Barkley and Robert Woods, welcome to the USC record books.
Canyons Aquatics Club has become synonymous with the success of Santa Clarita Valley swimming in the past few years.
Saugus has had to deal with heartbreak a couple times already this season.
In years past, the matchup between Valencia and West Ranch girls tennis at the end of the regular season was played for all the marbles.
With a slightly different lineup, Valencia managed to fend off a pesky Golden Valley team on Wednesday to complete the season sweep.
It was a pressure-packed matchup last time Hart and West Ranch girls volleyball met in their Foothill League openers.
All of a sudden West Ranch boys golf is looking vulnerable.
All they wanted to do was get into the playoffs.
Can you consider one nonwinning year a drought?
Sunday will be a memorable day for Valencia graduate Alison Lee for a lot of different reasons.
Canyon High senior Cole Mears has always considered himself a utility player.
This is a good time of year for College of the Canyons softball.
For track and field coaches, it's always a balancing act between worrying about winning team competitions and figuring out how to keep their best athletes ready for the end of the season.
Saugus boys volleyball isn't going away quietly after falling short to Valencia earlier in the week.
A lot of weight was on the shoulders of a select number of athletes for Golden Valley girls track and field.