It did not take long to see that West Ranch and Crescenta Valley were in for a long 80 minutes.
After completing one of the most efficient seasons for a quarterback in state history, Valencia's Alex Bishop has been named the Foothill League's 2009 Player of the Year.
Valencia junior Lonnie Jackson hasn't been happy with his recent performances.
Football is done in the Santa Clarita Valley, but that doesn't mean there aren't Santa Clarita connections still alive in the CIF-Southern Section postseason.
Heading into the 2009 season, most people expected Valencia to win the Foothill League championship.
Valencia's offense ground to a halt against Moorpark Saturday, and its defense was uncharacteristically lenient.
CANOGA PARK - It's eight man, not one man.
CANOGA PARK - Collin Keoshian's star shone bright in his four-year high school football career, capped by his Santa Clarita Christian football team's 38-22 victory Saturday in the CIF-Southern Section Division I 8-Man championship over Faith Baptist.
For the fourth straight year, no cross country team could keep up with Fayetteville-Manlius of New York at the Nike Cross Nationals.
A few friends threw around the football in the parking lot of the Valencia Albertsons supermarket after church on Sunday.
The Santa Clarita Christian football team has a certain respect for Faith Baptist.
Same situation, same teams.
After winning an unprecedented fourth consecutive CIF state cross country championship last Saturday, the Saugus girls had a decision to make.
It wasn't often that Hart goalkeeper Kayce Perkins was called upon to make a play, but when she was, the junior proved to be more than up to the challenge.
The Saugus girls basketball team is off to a rocky start after a 72-37 blowout loss to Royal on Thursday in the Valencia High-Five Classic at Valencia High.
It's comical to look back at what the outside world thought of Saugus boys cross country in late September.
There is a pattern to past Signal Male Athletes of the Year.
When The Signal first heard about Saugus swimmer Abbey Weitzeil, the young swimmer was barely a freshman.
Valencia High School baseball player Devin Davis got to go deep at a Major League Baseball stadium.
This was the best coached year in the last decade in the Santa Clarita Valley.
The best way to explain how an athlete can qualify as exciting is to define the term - and not simply in a dictionary sense.
It didn't take long to see something special was happening.
We've spent the last two weeks bringing you up to speed on the high, lows, and everything in between of the 2013-2014 athletic year in the Santa Clarita Valley.
The 2013-14 year was an exicting one for West Ranch marked by great individual and team performances.
It's become expected of Valencia athletics to stand among the top of the Santa Clarita Valley.
The school year may be officially over, but the awards continue to trickle in.
It may have been a bit of a down year for Saugus overall, but that doesn't mean the Centurions didn't have a good 2013-2014 year.
The evil empire is back.
Of all sports at Golden Valley High, it was golf.
The 2013-2014 year for Canyon High will be remembered by its incredible individual performances, with three athletes earning Foothill Player of the Year honors.