The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team hadn't been tested much this season entering its Heritage League opener against Guidance Charter Thursday night.
Any Foothill League opener arrives with a heavy feeling of anticipation. But this one felt even heavier.
The Hart girls soccer team has shaken off a slow start to the season and then some.
In a Foothill League that's so evenly matched across the board, wins aren't always going to come with a lot of style points.
Six years of waiting is over for the Golden Valley boys basketball team.
The Valencia Vikings girls basketball team was considered one of the deepest Foothill League teams.
Five Santa Clarita Valley football players, including four from the Foothill League, were honored as All-CIF players on Tuesday with the release of the CIF-Southern Section 11-man football selections.
The Saugus High boys soccer team completely controlled the first half against Golden Valley on Tuesday.
It's a lot for a 17-year-old to handle going into his senior year.
Change is the word for 2015 in Foothill League boys basketball.
Valencia resident Kendall De La Vega kicked, passed and punted her way all the way to the NFL playoffs.
Turn on any modern sports video game, and you'll likely see an option for fatigue.
A month from now, the 2015 Foothill League girls soccer season may be remembered for two things.
Golden Valley boys soccer head coach Juan Paolo has coached countless semi-pro, college and high school players through the years.
The torch keeps getting passed around the Foothill League when it comes to boys soccer.
It's beyond the point where Hart baseball is simply on fire.
No matter how many times the Canyon baseball team put runners on base, Saugus pitcher Caden Maher found a way to come out unharmed.
West Ranch baseball entered Friday afternoon's matchup with the Golden Valley Grizzlies knowing it was likely a must-win game for the Wildcats, who are currently on the outside looking in for one of the three Foothill League automatic playoff bids.
Though it wasn't a big surprise that the Saugus girls track and field team took care of business against Hart on Thursday, it still called for at least a brief celebration.
There are times in sports when one player can impact the entire trajectory of a team's season, for better or for worse. In the case of the Saugus Centurions softball team, the loss of star pitcher Mariah Lopez again came back to haunt them against the first-place West Ranch Wildcats on Tuesday in a 9-3 loss.
The Foothill League will have to wait until a possible Foothill League prelims/finals matchup for Chad LeDuff and Brandon Yu - the two most dominant singles players in the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Canyon boys volleyball team is still well within arm's reach of its first Foothill title in 15 years.
Oh, it was a duel.
Valencia Vikings boys golf is the most on-fire team in the Foothill League.
There's nothing particularly funny about a 9-2-5-6 triple play ending an inning after you've loaded the bases - especially not when you're in a tight race for one of the Foothill League's three precious playoff bids.
West Ranch did what was expected of it Wednesday and defeated Golden Valley 7-2 at West Ranch High.
Sometimes it pays to have the numbers.
When a three-time defending Foothill League champion remains the only unbeaten team in league play after three games, it's hardly a stretch to call it a frontrunner.
It's hard to say if this is Valencia's way of saying it's the team to beat in Foothill League golf.
West Ranch picked up its seventh straight Foothill league boys tennis win on Tuesday and its second in a row against a likely postseason-bound team.