Had it not been for two troublesome holes at the end of Saturday's round in the U.S. Women's Open Championship, who knows how high Valencia resident Alison Lee might have climbed.
Looking to build off last season's success, West Ranch girls basketball took another step in the program's progression on Saturday. The Wildcats won the 16th annual Santa Clarita Summer Shootout, their first championship title at the event.
A pair of local swimmers took major steps in their careers beginning Tuesday and ending Saturday at the USA Swimming World Championship Trials in Indianapolis, Ind.
Two local teams advanced to the semifinals of the Hart Passing Tournament Friday at Hart High, however, only one took the field during the championship round.
Valencia resident Alison Lee, just 14 years old, made the cut after round two of the 2009 U.S. Women's Open Championship Friday.
Five local golfers finished their final rounds at the American Junior Golf Association West Junior Open amid difficult conditions at Robinson Ranch.
Many people are calling this season one of new beginnings for West Ranch Football.
Golden Valley tied Highland 8-8 and fell 14-8 in a passing league doubleheader rematch Thursday afternoon at Golden Valley High School.
For the second consecutive day Max Homa showed why he is a Division I golf recruit, following up a first-round 72 with a one-under par 71 to stay in contention at American Junior Golf Association West Junior Open.
Andy Campbell has to teach more than football, more than blocking and tackling.
The Golden Valley varsity football team looked sharp in splitting a doubleheader passing tournament against Highland of Palmdale Tuesday afternoon at Golden Valley High School.
J.J. Holen continues to build his impressive resume on the golf course. The soon-to-be West Ranch junior shot a 70 at Robinson Ranch Tuesday, placing him two shots off of the pace at the American Junior Golf Association West Junior Open.
From the first snap of the football season to the last leg of the CIF State Track and Field Championships, Saugus High School shined in athletics.
They looked like zombies.
To have great talent on your team is one thing.
To get the most out of that talent is something else entirely.
Just when it looked like the Canyon Cowboys and West Ranch Wildcats were headed for a draw on Friday night at Canyon High School, the Cowboys' Vanessa Quintero changed everything on one strike.
With both teams entering Friday afternoon's match at Golden Valley high school in search of their first Foothill League victory, the Valencia Vikings and Golden Valley Grizzlies boys soccer teams played urgently, aggressively and passionately - and there were plenty of goals scored and yellow cards issued to reflect it.
No matter how many loose balls went against them or how many shots they missed, the Valencia Vikings boys basketball team never strayed from the plan.
NEW YORK (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 32 points, Jamal Crawford added 29, and the Los Angeles Clippers opened a seven-game road trip with their fifth straight victory, 109-95 over the New York Knicks on Friday night.
Some of the Santa Clarita Valley's top prep football seniors will get one last high school game on Sunday.
The Golden Valley girls soccer program's list of achievements is a short one that probably begins with its 2-1 victory over the Valencia Vikings two years ago on Jan. 26, 2012 - its only win ever against a Foothill League opponent.
Coaches and players cautioned against making too much out of a single league win.
Albert Einstein Academy is getting used to putting together new sports programs.
After one day of Foothill League boys and girls soccer action, it's completely clear that nothing is clear.