NORCO – It isn't often that a core of talent comes along like the group Hart softball featured in 2009.
NORCO – Both Hart and Norco softball expected a battle.
Norco head softball coach Rick Robinson puts it this way.
With less than three hours until their senior banquet, Hart senior softball players Heather Stiglich, Allison Lewis and Emily Henry sat in the stands adjacent to the dugout they had spent years in, while rooting each other on at Newhall Park.
Hart High graduate Trevor Bauer had a big week for the UCLA Bruins without even stepping on the mound.
NORWALK - Saugus High School has a rich tradition of girls distance runners.
NORWALK - At this stage of the track and field season, most would figure that the athletes are going all-out to get the best times.
Seven Foothill League athletes will take part in today's CIF-Southern Section Masters Meet at Cerritos College.
The dynamic duo of Destiny Rodino and Jessica Shults struck again for Hart softball in the CIF-Southern Section Division I Playoffs, pacing the Indians to a 1-0 win over Esperanza Thursday at Newhall Park thanks to a no-hitter from Rodino and an RBI double from Shults.
The talk of the Foothill League at the beginning of the year was Valencia's vulnerability.
On June 2, 2006, the University of Southern California athletic department sent out a press release announcing the retirement of Mike Gillespie.
Aly Drake had no big plans for track and field.
There was no stopping Christian Lopes this season.
CIF championship soccer coach Lisa Rollo surprised Saugus High Tuesday by resigning less than three months after leading her team to a title.
You could feel the winds of change.
Though Foothill League football teams appear to be competing in a more difficult playoff division, one California football expert says that doesn't mean another championship is out of the question.
Jeff Gilkey is stepping down as co-head coach of Valencia High School's cross country and track and field programs, he confirmed last week.
It's not as if the 2014 track and field season didn't have it's highlight moments and admirable performances.
Now that the 2014 season is officially over at both the high school and college levels, let's take a look at the highlights and a predictions for the 2015 season.
It won't go down as a day of outright glory for two local athletes.
With current and former players getting into the mix, Saturday was a big day for the College of the Canyons baseball program.
Nathan Bultman had to wait all day for his event to start.
The dates have been announced for the third annual Foothill Invitational girls volleyball tournament coming up this summer in the Santa Clarita Valley.
In a season of change, Valencia High School made another big shift on Friday by relieving longtime boys head basketball coach Rocket Collins of his duties.
One said it was a crazy day. The other said it was a long day.
The Canyon High boys tennis team will have yet another new coach starting in the 2015 season.
Valencia High graduate Alison Lee is in St. Louis today representing the United States for the 2014 Curtis Cup - a biannual event pitting the U.S. team, made up of the best amateur females in the country, against the Great Britain and Ireland teams.
The road to the state meet was well paved for the remaining Santa Clarita Valley athletes this season.
In the last five-year span (2009 to 2013), Major League Baseball teams have selected a Santa Clarita Valley product 38 times in the First-Year Player Draft and the fewest selected in one year was four in 2013.
With the 2014 boys tennis season in the books for Santa Clarita Valley players, we can take a look back at how this year's batch fared compared to previous years.