In the brief history of West Ranch tennis, including the past three seasons in the Foothill League, the Wildcats had never finished above third place.
Valencia (6-1, 2-0) vs. Hart (3-4, 1-1)
There has been little doubt this girls golf season as to where the top spots from the Foothill League would come from - be it team or individual.
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"Don't give him the ball," one Canyon high spectator mumbled to himself.
For 11 seasons, 1982-92, Gene Blankenship was synonymous with championship-winning Hart cross country teams.
For the first time in school history, Golden Valley can boast about something going into Foothill League play.
It's hard to keep up with Golden Valley's breakneck tempo for an entire game - and when you don't match it early, it's nearly impossible.
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Is there any stopping the Valencia High girls tennis team?
There is a large yellow sign in the Canyon High gymnasium that reads, "Home of the Cowboys."
Palmdale's boys basketball team supplied all the acrobatics - dunks, reverse layups and alley-oops.
Despite a potent defensive effort, the Valencia girls soccer team could not overcome the Eagles of Chaminade in the championship game of the Hart Showcase Tournament.
Grant High's boys basketball team never had a chance.
Here's a dare.
Culver City boys soccer kept coming for Saugus on Tuesday, and in the end, the Ocean League's third-place team passed the Centurions.
Oddly enough, it was a goal against that finally sparked West Ranch boys soccer on Tuesday.
With Monday afternoon's revealing of the CIF-Southern Section soccer playoffs, the winter playoff slate is set.
The CIF-Southern Section released the boys and girls prep basketball playoff draws on Sunday afternoon, and plenty of Santa Clarita Valley teams are scattered across various postseason brackets.
Year in and year out, Foothill League boys basketball is a gauntlet.
The West Ranch girls soccer team knew it had a problem.
At least 24 schools are already committed to participate in Canyon High School's Santa Clarita Valley Track Invitational.
Dean Hendrix-Davis, just 16 years old, was pinned between the car seats of his Ford Explorer.
The best team that not enough people know about in the Santa Clarita Valley just went and won a Heritage League championship.
A full gym, a dramatic finish and fans rushing the court at the final buzzer aren't things you might expect in the Foothill League finale for two teams that won't make the playoffs.
The program that lost the two best players in the Foothill League in 2013 to graduation and the one that lost its first two league games in 2014 has now won something that begins with a two - second place.
The Valencia Vikings boys soccer team secured second place in the Foothill League by beating West Ranch for the fourth straight time on Thursday at Valencia High.
All that stood between Hart Indians boys basketball and the Foothill League's first undefeated run since Valentine's Day, 1997, were the Canyon Cowboys and 23 seconds.
If there's a team that knows a lot about fortunes changing quickly, it's Hart girls soccer.