The Master's College athletics teams tallied some big victories this week, as both the men's and women's soccer teams defeated visiting Fresno Pacific. But the story of the week came once again from the cross country teams.
Today at Cougar Stadium at 7 p.m., the College of the Canyons football team will come toe-to-toe with an Allan Hancock College squad at 7 p.m. that features an offense distinctly different from its own.
Golden Valley's quest for its first Foothill League football victory will have to wait at least one more week.
One year ago, Earl Johnson was a junior running back on the Golden Valley football team trying to earn playing time alongside talented starter Jeff Coprich.
The West Ranch girls tennis team continued its undefeated run through the Foothill League with a 12-6 victory over Golden Valley on Tuesday at Golden Valley High.
It's not how you start, but how you finish. And for College of the Canyons quarterback Chris Rini, the finish is looking good. Rini, the starting quarterback for the Canyons football team, is in his final season with the squad, working toward his goal of playing football next season at a four-year institution. The start, though, wasn't quite so promising. His on-field performance was never the issue, though, as he was named the starting quarterback ...
In a year where all The Master's College cross country is setting the bar higher, this week didn't disappoint.
TORRANCE - It only took one play to effectively end the No. 22 College of the Canyons football team's comeback attempt Saturday night against No. 9 El Camino at El Camino College in the National Division, Northern Conference opener for both teams.
The College of the Canyons football team has had two weeks to stew over its 38-14 loss to Grossmont College on Oct. 1, and the team is ready to get back on the field tonight at El Camino College at 6 p.m in the National Division, Northern Conference opener for both teams.
The Hart High football team bent plenty in its game against Golden Valley on Friday night at College of the Canyons, but it never broke.
The West Ranch girls tennis team solidified its position as the front runner for what would be its first outright Foothill League title with a 10-8 victory over rival Valencia on Thursday afternoon at West Ranch High.
The Valencia girls tennis team defeated a depleted Golden Valley squad 14-4 on Tuesday afternoon at Golden Valley High School, one match ahead of the Vikings' marquee matchup with West Ranch on Thursday.
There's no doubting that Valencia football has played the toughest preleague schedule of all Foothill League teams thus far.
The Maricopa Indians, with just 11 players traveling to their game against Trinity at College of the Canyons on Friday night, were overmatched from the start.
On Thursday afternoon at Hart High, the West Ranch volleyball team and the Indians appeared to be equals for most of the match.
West Ranch High Student Ashlyn Matheus still can't run - but she can certainly ride.
The USA Swimming Open Water National Championships concluded Sunday with the men's and women's 5K races at lower Castaic Lake.
Saugus Centurions softball is going to be looking back at this one for a while.
The West Ranch Wildcats softball team did their part first - then they received a little help from an unlikely ally 67 miles away.
When Jonathan Morsch's high school swimming career came to an end on Saturday, it was the culmination of 11 years of swimming - an 11-year venture that took Morsch from swimming out of necessity to swimming because he was one of the best the Santa Clarita Valley had to offer.
In its first season since moving up from the Heritage League to the more competitive Liberty League, the Trinity Knights softball team accomplished a lot by making the postseason.
The Valencia Vikings softball team certainly had its chances to advance to the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I postseason.
The West Ranch Wildcats boys lacrosse team couldn't have dreamt of a more dramatic ending to its inaugural season.
As soon as Abbey Weitzeil touched the wall in the 100-yard freestyle for her second individual CIF title of the day, the Saugus sophomore spun around to check the results on the board.
The College of the Canyons Cougars baseball team couldn't find an answer for Saddleback College Gauchos pitcher Evan Manarino on Friday.
For the Hart Indians boys tennis team, the cause was rather simple.
The Valencia Vikings continue on. For the first time since 2008 - when Valencia advanced to the quarterfinals of CIF-Southern Section Division I - the Vikings have made it past the second round. This time around, the Vikings play in Division II, and on Friday afternoon Valencia defeated the Temple City Rams 12-6 at Temple City High School. "The guys are stoked. They were really happy," said Valencia head coach Annie Kellogg. "I still had ...