The Hart swim team didn't take part in any preseason dual meets before beginning the Foothill League season by defeating Canyon last week.
After exploding for 11 runs in an 11-0 victory in the first game of a doubleheader with Pete Knight High School of Palmdale, the Canyon High softball team may have been hoping it saved some runs after a 4-2 loss the second game.
Before either team could focus on making a run at reigning Foothill League champion Hart High this season, the Valencia and West Ranch swim teams had to prove they could beat each other when the two squads opened their league seasons Tuesday at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center.
The race for a Foothill League title in boys swimming will likely play out the same way it has for the last 16 years - with Hart High finishing on top.
In all likelihood the 2012 Foothill League girls swim season will produce quite the race. It's just unlikely to be for first place. Hart, which has won 29 of the last 30 league titles, is poised to win again this season - but should the Indians slip up, they'll find there are two talented squads right behind them. Those two schools, Saugus and Valencia, are poised for a dramatic race for the second spot. Valencia ...
Abbey Weitzeil is fast. Really fast. And she has quickly become the talk of the Foothill League. The 15-year old Saugus freshman swimmer began her high school swim career this season, and even before she makes her first league appearance for the Centurions, she'll be anything but a secret weapon. Weitzeil qualified for the 2012 Olympic Team Trials in the 100-meter freestyle after swimming in 57.14 seconds at the junior national championships. She'll travel to ...
Two former Hart High swimmers turned in All-America performances at the NCAA Division II Women's Swimming and Diving Championships this week.
There was little doubt which team was the aggressor on Friday afternoon at Canyon High School in a game between Hart and Canyon.
Trinity Classical Academy can now add its first name to the long list of Santa Clarita Valley athletes who have received athletic scholarships to play at the college level.
The Master's College men's soccer team signed Santa Clarita Christian School senior Chad Latch on Monday.
What started out as a pitcher's duel on Thursday afternoon, quickly became a blowout, as the CIF-Southern Section Division VII No. 1-ranked Santa Clarita Christian School baseball team scored eight runs in the third inning and defeated Trinity Classical Academy 18-1 at The Master's College.
Anthony Cammon hit a jump shot with four seconds left to send The Master's College basketball into overtime in its game against Southwestern Assemblies of God in the quarterfinals of the National Christian College Athletic Association national tournament on Wednesday in Winona Lake, Indiana.
Saugus High baseball's problem wasn't necessarily hitting when it hosted Hart in the Foothill League opener for both schools Wednesday afternoon.
With Valencia softball's bats remaining relatively quiet through the duration of its game against Oxnard High on Tuesday, the difference between victory and defeat fell squarely on the shoulders of senior Vikings pitcher Carly Mortensen.
The Hart varsity softball team wanted to win its own Hart varsity softball tournament after entering the final day with a semifinal matchup against Camarillo High. But more importantly, the Indians wanted to continue to get playing experience for a pitching staff with few innings under its belt. So, despite 7-3 losses in both the semifinal to Camarillo High and the third-place game to El Camino Real of Woodland Hills, the Indians are happy to ...
There's no secret who should win the Foothill League title this season.
Ask your typical high school freshman where they want to attend college and you'll be lucky to get an answer.
USA Softball player and University of Oklahoma catcher Jessica Shults has another option for her post-collegiate career. The Hart graduate was selected fifth overall by the USSSA Pride of the National Pro Fastpitch softball league this week. She would join Valencia High graduate Jordan Taylor as the only Santa Clarita Valley products currently playing in the league. Taylor, coincidentally, is also on the Pride's roster. Shults would also join currently Oklahoma teammate, and arguably the ...
Diving isn't exactly a team sport.
With their backs up against a wall from nearly the beginning, the Hart Indians never stopped battling.
The Hart Indians swim team didn't waste much time flexing its muscle in opening up the Foothill League season.
The Canyon Cowboys baseball team stuck to its script on Wednesday afternoon. Once again, Canyon's bats got hot early and the Cowboys jumped out to an early lead en route to a 9-4 victory over the Saugus Centurions at Canyon High School. Canyon (7-3 overall, 2-1 Foothill League) was aggressive from the start, scoring four first-inning runs to put Saugus in an early hole. Canyon starting pitcher Max Weinstein held up his end as well, ...
The Valencia Vikings picked up right where they left off last season, defeating the Saugus Centurions 15-3 in Tuesday's Foothill League opener at Valencia High School.
Led by Hart High's Sophie Cortes and Valencia's Taylor Venegas, five athletes from the Santa Clarita Valley earned All CIF-Southern Section honors when the teams were announced on Monday.