Jeremy Kimmer isn't a big fan of labels. The Canyon High junior would prefer to be known as a Jack of all trades and a master of none, as the saying goes. Ironic, since he'll compete today in the CIF-Southern Section Masters Meet at Cerritos College. He qualified for the event by leaping a school record height of 6 feet, 9 inches in the high jump to finish second among all Southern Section competitors ...
When A.J. Work last left Idaho as a high school baseball player, he was just a wide-eyed kid trying to figure out how he was going to compete with the "big boys."
West Ranch Wildcat Julia Lombardi hit the ball into center field for what appeared to the final out of the softball team's season.
One of the best runners in Golden Valley High School history just finished his four-year career at the school.
Scott Drootin didn't guide the Golden Valley Grizzlies baseball team to any championships, but he built up the program in many other ways.
When Canyon High football head coach Rich Gutierrez thought of the idea of hosting a passing tournament in the spring, his goal was to get some top level football programs involved.
Was it the traditional display of dominance for the Foothill League? Not exactly. But Saturday's CIF-Southern Section Track and Field Championships provided a fair share of success and drama for Santa Clarita Valley athletes at Mt. San Antonio College. Though no Foothill League athlete won an individual CIF championship, eight competitors from five different schools qualified for the CIF-Southern Section Masters Meet, which will take place on Friday at Cerritos College and will determine which ...
One year later, Tim White wasn't going to let anyone get in his way of a state championship.
Clusters of runners whiz by every couple of minutes. Coaches stand with stopwatches in hand, once in awhile barking out times and instructions. The area surrounding this 400-meter long oval track is crawling with athletes. Some are running, some jumping and others stretching or warming up. This, in general terms, is where Golden Valley freshman Azaria Hill grew up. It's where she and her brother and sister used to hang out while their mom was ...
After facing one of the best high school baseball teams in the nation, Valencia Vikings head coach Jared Snyder spelled it out in no uncertain terms. "They're that good," Snyder said. His Vikings lost 7-1 to the Harvard-Westlake Wolverines, Baseball America's No. 2 ranked team in the country, in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs on Thursday at Harvard-Westlake. Snyder continued his thought, "We had a chance in ...
Tanner Skabelund helped lead his West Ranch Wildcats volleyball team to new heights across the last two years. Skabelund now has a new accomplishment of his own - Foothill League Boys Volleyball Player of the Year. The league's coaches chose the senior outside hitter as the league's top player after West Ranch finished the season as Foothill League champions with a perfect 10-0 league record. It was West Ranch's first league title in program ...
In its first playoff appearance in team history, Albert Einstein Academy baseball didn't get any breaks.
The bats may be coming around just in time for Valencia Vikings baseball. Patient and effective hitting put Valencia in front early and an A.J. Balta grand slam put the game out of reach as the Vikings beat the Westlake Warriors 11-2 on Tuesday in a CIF-Southern Section Division I wild-card matchup at Valencia High School. "We saw the pitches we wanted and we hit them," said Balta, who started for the first time in ...
One break of serve here, another tough bounce there, and that was enough to prevent the Valencia Vikings boys tennis team from moving on in the postseason.
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.
Three solid, consistent games is all any coach can ask for of a volleyball team.
In 2011, Golden Valley girls golf was just trying to prove it wasn't a doormat in the Foothill League.
By simply not playing Hart and Canyon survived what was an otherwise tough week for some of the top football teams in the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division.
MISSION VIEJO - It's tough to rattle this College of the Canyons team.
The Trinity Classical Academy Knights already had sizeable challenge in front of them in facing a CIF-Southern Section 8-man power on Friday.
Two former Saugus High stars established themselves as College of the Canyons' next cross country headliners on Friday.
Two straight shootout wins by Santa Clarita Valley football teams over a state power in a six-day span was a bit too much to ask on Thursday at Valencia High.