Years from now, this season will be used as motivation for future College of the Canyons women's basketball players.
Megan Dawe did just enough to become Saugus High's all-time career scoring leader in girls basketball on Wednesday.
West Ranch did just about everything it could muster to rally back against highly-ranked Paramount boys soccer team.
PACIFIC PALISADES - In the Los Angeles area's premier annual golf tournament, not even Hollywood could have scripted as much drama and as many plot twists as Sunday's final round of the Northern Trust Open.
The simplest plan can often be the most effective.
The season was marked with highs and lows for West Ranch girls basketball.
Former Valencia High golfer Max Homa helped the University of California, Berkeley men's golf team win its third tournament of the year this week in Kahuku, Hawaii.
A year ago, Santa Clarita Christian School made history by winning its first playoff game in girls soccer.
PACIFIC PALISADES - Each time one of Jason Gore's putts just wouldn't quite drop into the hole, he cringed and clutched the bill of his cap.
Against a tall, athletic team like Inglewood High, Saugus boys basketball had to rely on executing its offense and slowing down the tempo.
Not much more could have been asked of Hart girls soccer.
For most of the game, West Ranch boys soccer controlled the midfield and held the backline.
Hart boys soccer has overachieved all year long.
PACIFIC PALISADES - He tweeted, he came, and now it's time for him to conquer.
No matter how bad things looked, Santa Clarita Christian School boys basketball kept fighting right down to the last game.
Among all the chaos of the Foothill League track and field finals, there was a big moment which was somewhat lost in the shuffle.
No matter how the Foothill League shakes out in baseball, the Valencia Vikings may very well enter the postseason as the hottest team.
West Ranch baseball needed a win and West Ranch sophomore Jason Drees needed a hit.
In what was billed as tighter-than-usual competition among the Foothill League track and field contingent, the league finals were every bit as dramatic as expected on Thursday at College of the Canyons.
At this point in the season, no team is looking for style points.
This is Valencia Vikings baseball.
In terms of drama and surprises, the Foothill League prelims aren't usually stocked full of them.
All Valencia High junior Quinton Tilley was trying to do was play a steady round of golf on Monday.
Valencia graduate and professional golfer Max Homa appears to have found his groove again after a rough first few months of the year.
Springtime is usually when local boys volleyball players get to be the center of attention.
College of the Canyons softball needed a big turnaround on Sunday in order to keep its playoff run alive.
For so long, Max Nua was the anonymous little kid wandering around the gym and doing his best to kill time until practice was over.
It's doubtful any athlete grows up wishing he/she could some day compete at a community college.
Saugus track and field hasn't been at its best or healthiest all season.