For the second year in a row, Saugus sophomore Abbey Weitzeil put herself in a great position to win two CIF-Southern Section Division I titles after Thursday's CIF prelims at the Riverside Aquatics Complex. Weitzeil was the top qualifier in both the 50-yard freestyle (22.58 seconds) and 100 free (49.22) and will try to repeat as champion in both events. Last season, Weitzeil was the only female swimmer in Division I to ...
As soon as the ball reached the glove of West Ranch Wildcats first baseman Jordan Benty for the second out of a game-ending double play, the Wildcats came storming out of the dugout, dog piling in front of the mound in celebration.
With all the other baseball noise in town, lost in the shuffle has been Santa Clarita Christian baseball's unlikely fight for a Heritage League championship. And in typical surprise fashion, the Cardinals erased an early five-run deficit and defeated Faith Baptist 6-5 on Thursday at the William S. Hart PONY Complex to win its first Heritage League title since 2008. "This was one of the biggest moments in (SCCS) baseball," said SCCS head coach ...
Canyon baseball, the doormat of the Foothill League for the last decade, pulled the mat from underneath the Foothill League's teams this year and in heart-in-your-throat fashion defeated Valencia 3-2 at Valencia High on Thursday. With the win, Canyon (18-9 overall, 10-5 Foothill League) claimed a share of its first Foothill League championship since 2002. "I can't tell you how good it feels," said Canyon senior Max Weinstein. "It's been a long time coming. ...
No matter how the lineup was arranged, West Ranch Wildcats boys tennis was going to have a tough time.
The most successful boys tennis season in Golden Valley High history ended Wednesday with the Grizzlies losing 16-2 to La Canada High in La Canada in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division II playoffs.
The Hart Indians boys tennis team is still alive in the CIF-Southern Section Division II playoffs and it can thank two unlikely heroes.
Mother's Day is Sunday and Dylan Freyre will go camping with his mother, Stacy, to celebrate.
Valencia boys tennis head coach Annie Kellogg summed it up best by quoting the opposing coach.
West Ranch outfielder Tony Slauson verbally committed to Cal State Northridge earlier this month, according to Wildcats head coach Casey Burrill.
The Foothill League collectively went 0-for-3 in the boys volleyball playoffs this season. In the case of the Foothill second-place Hart Indians, it was a 3-0 loss by scores of 25-19, 25-18 and 25-19 to the Newport Harbor Sailors of Newport Beach on Tuesday at Newport Harbor High in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs. The loss made Hart's return to the playoffs a brief one after the Indians (17-14-1) missed ...
The Hart Indians nearly pulled off a remarkable win over the second-place Valencia Vikings with an inexperienced pitcher in the circle.
The Saugus Centurions entered the 2013 Foothill League softball season as league title favorites. On Tuesday afternoon at Canyon High School, the Centurions found themselves in the unfortunate position of simply fighting for a playoff spot in the season's final week. Their prospects are much higher now, though, with one win over Golden Valley separating them from the CIF-Southern Section Division I postseason after Tuesday's 10-1 victory over the Canyon Cowboys. The ...
Welcome to the top playoff division in Southern California. After moving up from CIF-Southern Section Division II last year to Division I this year, West Ranch was swept 3-0 by the Orange Lutheran Lancers on Tuesday night at West Ranch High School by scores of 25-21, 25-19, 25-19. It was a quick exit for the Foothill League champion Wildcats, who made it to the semifinals in the Division II bracket last year. ...
The door was just left open for West Ranch Wildcats baseball. And thanks to an early six-run rally against the Saugus Centurions, West Ranch walked through it. The Wildcats beat Saugus 11-4 on Tuesday at West Ranch High to move into a tie for first place in the Foothill League with one game to play. West Ranch came into the day one game behind Canyon for the league lead, but a Canyon ...
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.
West Ranch football went out of its way to put an emphasis on passing the ball more this year.