Hart High first baseman and junior-to-be Austin Russ has verbally committed to USC, according to Hart head coach Jim Ozella.
For the fourth summer in a row, West Ranch volleyball player Haley Lind competed for a high-level USA Volleyball team.
After previously announcing Brian Ingino would take over the girls volleyball program at Canyon High School, the school announced its new boys volleyball head coach this week.
The first year was an experiment. This time around, it should be a polished product. That's what organizers of the Foothill Invitational girls volleyball tournament promise of the event this weekend. The three-day tournament hosted by the Los Angeles Volleyball Academy takes place for the second time beginning today and running through Saturday at various locations in the Santa Clarita Valley. Twenty-four teams high school teams, including five from the Santa Clarita Valley, will participate ...
VAN NUYS - If it's any consolation, Hart High baseball can call itself the 2013 Valley Invitational Baseball League champions.
When Hart High guard and senior-to-be Lewis Stallworth revealed that he received an athletic scholarship offer in June to play basketball at Seton Hall, it became a unique occurrence.
A full day at school, followed by homework in the car and then soccer practice? Just the life of a typical Santa Clarita Valley elite soccer player. As high school athletes continue to become more specialized in their individual sports, the importance of playing year-round has increased over the years. That might be more important in soccer than any other sport - and as a result, athletes are going to great lengths to put themselves ...
In March 2012 Canyon High's Kaila Sargema was ready to show college coaches why they should recruit the then senior at the Las Vegas Showcase.
From a competition standpoint, high school sports seasons only last a few months. But great teams and athletes are built when no one is looking. The sweat and anguish exerted during the summer can often make a big difference when players suit up for their school teams. It's not as if there's a one-size-fits-all approach, though. Each sport varies in the amount of individual versus team practicing throughout a given year. Cross country is one ...
Former varsity assistant coach Chris Stroh has taken over as head coach of the Valencia High swim program, replacing former coach Mike Bechtholdt.
After just one season, West Ranch lacrosse head coach Paul Gordon stepped down to pursue business ventures, the school's athletic director Cassandra Perez confirmed Wednesday.
Hart junior shortstop Nick Valaika continues to make a name for himself, as the standout was the only local athlete named to the Milwaukee Brewers 2013 Area Code Games roster.
The words were like music to her ears. "Are you ready to be a Zag?" asked an assistant Gonzaga University volleyball coach. West Ranch's Alexis Clewis had just been offered a spot on the team starting in 2014. "What? No way," she remembers thinking. "And I was really excited and I did the whole thing where my eyes got wide and I was like, 'Oh man, this is happening." Clewis, who will be a senior ...
In just one year, Valencia High right fielder Chad Bible has made a big impact in the Santa Clarita Valley.
If the coaches and players for the West Ranch baseball program did not fully grasp what it meant to be playing in the California Classic, a showcase that features some of the top ranked teams from across the state, they sure did by the fifth inning of their final game against Concord De La Salle on Sunday.
The West Ranch Wildcats continued their unbeaten start to Foothill League play with a 3-1 victory over Saugus on Thursday at Saugus High.
Be careful about what you think you know.
Hart High quarterback Brady White never invited you here.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright held the hug with catcher Yadier Molina a few extra seconds, soaking in his latest pressure-packed performance for the St. Louis Cardinals.
At this point, Golden Valley girls golf has the lead and will need to close things out on Oct. 22 and 23 in the final two league matches in order to win its first Foothill League championship.
It's not often an athlete truly comes out of nowhere to the surprise of rival players and coaches around the valley.
For both the Foothill and Bay leagues, last week's games were the final tuneup before league play, and the leagues' two top teams sit at the top of the latest CIF-Southern Section Northern Division rankings.
It was clear from the start what kind of day it would be for the Trinity Knights when they hosted the Ojai Valley Spuds on Saturday at Ojai Valley High School.
CAMARILLO - Down by four points with 3:23 remaining in the fourth quarter, Saugus Centurions running back Blake Austin dove over right tackle at the 1-yard line to give his team what appeared to be a game-clinching first-and-goal opportunity against a reeling Camarillo Scorpions football team. But on a windy Friday night when offense was in short supply, the Scorpions defense held Saugus just short enough - squashing the Centurions' desperate comeback bid with ...
CHATSWORTH - For at least one night this season, the Golden Valley Grizzlies football team can feel like a perennial powerhouse.
One week after surrendering more points than it had in its first three games combined, the motivated Canyon defense bolstered the Cowboys to a 28-0 win over the Steele Canyon Cougars on Friday, some 175 miles from home in Spring Valley.
SANTA MONICA - The Hart Indians faced another challenge on Friday night, and they didn't flinch.
VALLEY GLEN - The Loyola Cubs may have dominated time of possession, but it was a span of just 32 seconds that decided their game with the Valencia Vikings on Friday night at Los Angeles Valley College. Valencia fumbled the kickoff after Loyola had regained the lead late in the third quarter, and Cubs running back Nico Evans punched in his fourth of five rushing touchdowns on the night in an eventual 39-20 victory. "The ...