Decisions, decisions, decisions and decisions. Well, at least one of those was made on Tuesday at TPC Valencia in the Foothill League's fifth golf match. The Foothill League championship was pretty much decided and West Ranch made it unfathomable for any team to overtake it with one league match left to play - the ultimate decider which takes place today again at TPC Valencia. The Wildcats hold a 51-stroke lead over second-place Hart ...
The Hart Indians had to do something to stop the oncoming locomotive that is Valencia Vikings boys tennis.
West Ranch Wildcats head coach Bob Shults has repeatedly said this season isn't about defending the team's Foothill League title. But focus on a Foothill League title or not, it's squarely in the Wildcats sights now after an unlikely hero came through for West Ranch on Tuesday, and put the rest of the league in a tight spot. No. 8 hitter Charlotte Romero capped a 3-for-4 day with a two-RBI double in ...
The Saugus Centurions looked determined to put the West Ranch Wildcats title celebration on hold for at least one more game.
Former Hart High pitcher Zachary Hanks has officially committed to play baseball at New Mexico State University next season. The senior will receive a scholarship to play for the college.
Saugus High senior and Canyons aquatics swimmer Tara Olson will continue her swimming career in college next season.
Veteran Santa Clarita Valley basketball coach Greg Hayes' scheduled return trip to North Korea this summer has been canceled, he told The Signal this week.
Five years, 133 games, 486 runs. That's Canyon High baseball's tally from 2008 to 2012. In just the last three years, Foothill League rivals Valencia and Saugus have each scored more runs than 486, with West Ranch at 482 and Hart not too far behind. Suffice it to say, Canyon baseball isn't known for its offense. Yet 21 games into the season, with at least six still to play, the Cowboys have scored more runs ...
For the second time in a week, a West Ranch baseball player has committed to Sonoma State University.
Julianna Carlos had a pretty unique view of Canyon softball games the last two years. She's gotten used to watching her Cowboys teammates through the chain-link fence that separates the Canyon dugout from the playing field. With its dirt interior, green benches and dark walls, it was - with a few exceptions - where Carlos spent much of her time during Canyon softball games her freshman and sophomore seasons. She entered Canyon ...
On March 21, James Chevious experienced his first Foothill League win as a Golden Valley Grizzly.
If you find yourself in first place of the Foothill League, take note. The Golden Valley Grizzlies can't be taken lightly. And if you thought Golden Valley's upset of first place Valencia last week was improbable, then its 6-5 win over the Saugus Centurions on Friday must seem impossible - considering they were losing by four runs in the seventh. "I think the guys are finally starting to believe and we're getting more and more ...
A sign of a good team is its ability to withstand adversity. And another sign of a good team is its ability to pounce on others' mistakes. Canyon Cowboys baseball handled the adversity and took advantage of a late Hart Indians error to win 4-3 at Hart High School on Friday to remain tied for first place in the Foothill League. The biggest surprise of the Foothill has continued to win games in every way ...
After watching Valencia's top starting pitcher J.D. Busfield pitch the Vikings back into a share of first place in the Foothill League standings on Wednesday, it was time for West Ranch's ace to respond.
Entering the final event of the day, the Golden Valley boys track and field team trailed Canyon by five points and needed a win in the 4x400-meter relay to salvage a tie.
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 ...
Canyon (3-1) at Steele Canyon (2-2)
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Valencia girls volleyball marched into Golden Valley's gym, played three efficient games and then quickly shuffled out.
Three football coaches with Santa Clarita Valley ties are part of a poll to determine the best coach in the state of California.