Saugus head baseball coach John Maggiora said his team's emphasis is on pitching and defense.
One might have expected a high-scoring affair when the explosive offenses of West Ranch and Valencia got together Wednesday afternoon.
Coming into Wednesday's Foothill League boys tennis finals one fact was certain: The day was going to belong to Valencia and West Ranch.
Saugus boys volleyball set itself up for a potential playoff birth with a dominant win at West Ranch Tuesday.
The stage has been set for the 2009 Foothill League track finals. The usual suspects headlined the day on the boys side at the Foothill League prelims Tuesday at Canyon High School, while the Valencia and Saugus girls flexed their muscles on the track. Saugus' Josh Coefield earned the top time in the 100-meter dash at 11.35 seconds and the 200 at 22.82. Other qualifiers in the 100 include Canyon's Shane Habberstad, Cody Moore and ...
The first step to recovery for Valencia softball Tuesday was a perfect blowout. After suffering losses to Saugus and Canyon last week, the Vikings defeated Golden Valley (6-15, 0-7) on the Grizzlies' home turf 15-0 as freshman pitcher Carly Mortensen tossed a five-inning perfect game, striking out 11 batters. "Things happen for a reason," said Valencia head coach Donna Lee. "We hit a bump in the road. We have to turn the page. We can't ...
It was a good day to be a seeded tennis player at the Foothill League boys tennis prelims Tuesday at the Paseo Club.
Hart's Maggie Hanson, Jordan Danny and Nick Korth each broke league records at the Foothill League preliminary swimming meet held at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center.
For the first time in school history, West Ranch High has a No. 1-ranked team. The Wildcats baseball team was ranked No. 1 in the poll released Monday for CIF-Southern Section Division I.
Canyon football held its first-ever Hall of Fame ceremony Saturday night, enshrining a heavy-hitting class. Six-time CIF championship coach at Canyon Harry Welch, former quarterback Nate Longshore and former lineman Brent Parkinson were all honored at a home in Sand Canyon Saturday night.
The West Ranch varsity tennis program is only three years old, but there is no question who has become the face of the young program.
The moment Billy Fredrick found out he had diabetes, his mind was on something else. "Can I still play baseball?" he asked the doctor. He certainly could – and he certainly has. Fredrick, a 14-year-old Canyon Country native, has evolved into one of the best young baseball players in the Santa Clarita Valley. His numbers in Canyon Country Little League are staggering. Fredrick plays shortstop and also pitches periodically for the CCLL Cardinals, but his ...
Golden Valley is a baseball program on the rise, but it isn't going to take steps forward by shooting itself in the foot.
A pair of dominant pitching performances led Saugus to a key victory over Hart only two days after an 11 inning loss had put the Centurions' playoff future in peril.
Valencia and Canyon softball have gone in opposite directions this decade. And they're still doing it - though things are somewhat reversed. For the first time since April 21, 2000, Canyon defeated mighty Valencia Thursday with a 5-3 victory. The formerly down-trodden Cowboys are now winners of five straight and Valencia, the two-time defending CIF-Southern Section Division I champions, has lost two in a row. Valencia head coach Donna Lee was still looking for answers ...
OXNARD - Even after a bounce back victory, the bye week can't come soon enough for the West Ranch Wildcats football team.
A complete defensive effort and a second half surge helped the Valencia Vikings football team down a competitive Santa Monica Vikings squad 42-21 on Friday night at Valencia High School.
SHERMAN OAKS - This was a Canyon Cowboys team with a lot of momentum headed into Friday night's marquee matchup against a state power.
Valencia High junior baseball player Devin Davis verbally committed to Loyola Marymount University this week, his father Darrell confirmed.
Canyon (3-0) at Notre Dame (3-1)
The Canyon High girls cross country team continued its impressive season with an upset over seven-time defending Foothill League and state champion Saugus team.
It was over almost as quickly as it began for the Valencia girls tennis team on Thursday afternoon at Golden Valley High School.
Golden Valley girls golf really is the front-runner for the Foothill League title.
Somewhere, there's a young athlete looking at Abigail Frankian and thinking, "I hope to be like her some day."
The blueprint worked to perfection for the Hart Indians girls tennis team in its Foothill League opener on Tuesday afternoon.
The biggest change in this week's CIF-Southern section Northern Division poll was a result of West Ranch's 20-9 loss to Thousand Oaks.
There's an interesting dynamic in the Foothill League this season.
Tennis doubles partners are generally pretty close - the idea being that off-the-court chemistry leads to on-the-court success.