For the fourth summer in a row, West Ranch volleyball player Haley Lind competed for a high-level USA Volleyball team.
After previously announcing Brian Ingino would take over the girls volleyball program at Canyon High School, the school announced its new boys volleyball head coach this week.
The first year was an experiment. This time around, it should be a polished product. That's what organizers of the Foothill Invitational girls volleyball tournament promise of the event this weekend. The three-day tournament hosted by the Los Angeles Volleyball Academy takes place for the second time beginning today and running through Saturday at various locations in the Santa Clarita Valley. Twenty-four teams high school teams, including five from the Santa Clarita Valley, will participate ...
VAN NUYS - If it's any consolation, Hart High baseball can call itself the 2013 Valley Invitational Baseball League champions.
When Hart High guard and senior-to-be Lewis Stallworth revealed that he received an athletic scholarship offer in June to play basketball at Seton Hall, it became a unique occurrence.
A full day at school, followed by homework in the car and then soccer practice? Just the life of a typical Santa Clarita Valley elite soccer player. As high school athletes continue to become more specialized in their individual sports, the importance of playing year-round has increased over the years. That might be more important in soccer than any other sport - and as a result, athletes are going to great lengths to put themselves ...
In March 2012 Canyon High's Kaila Sargema was ready to show college coaches why they should recruit the then senior at the Las Vegas Showcase.
From a competition standpoint, high school sports seasons only last a few months. But great teams and athletes are built when no one is looking. The sweat and anguish exerted during the summer can often make a big difference when players suit up for their school teams. It's not as if there's a one-size-fits-all approach, though. Each sport varies in the amount of individual versus team practicing throughout a given year. Cross country is one ...
Former varsity assistant coach Chris Stroh has taken over as head coach of the Valencia High swim program, replacing former coach Mike Bechtholdt.
After just one season, West Ranch lacrosse head coach Paul Gordon stepped down to pursue business ventures, the school's athletic director Cassandra Perez confirmed Wednesday.
Hart junior shortstop Nick Valaika continues to make a name for himself, as the standout was the only local athlete named to the Milwaukee Brewers 2013 Area Code Games roster.
The words were like music to her ears. "Are you ready to be a Zag?" asked an assistant Gonzaga University volleyball coach. West Ranch's Alexis Clewis had just been offered a spot on the team starting in 2014. "What? No way," she remembers thinking. "And I was really excited and I did the whole thing where my eyes got wide and I was like, 'Oh man, this is happening." Clewis, who will be a senior ...
In just one year, Valencia High right fielder Chad Bible has made a big impact in the Santa Clarita Valley.
If the coaches and players for the West Ranch baseball program did not fully grasp what it meant to be playing in the California Classic, a showcase that features some of the top ranked teams from across the state, they sure did by the fifth inning of their final game against Concord De La Salle on Sunday.
The Valencia Vikings did their part to help the six Southern California teams represent the bottom half of the Golden State well in the California Classic Elite Tournament.
All Valencia does is win big football games. Still, the Vikings must be wondering what it will take for the poll voters to give them the No. 1 overall ranking in the division.
The Trinity Classical Academy Knights football team closed its regular season strong with a 46-20 win over Faith Baptist on Saturday afternoon at West Ranch High School.
It was a tough night on the road for the Santa Clarita Christian Cardinals, who were upended 20-6 by Saddleback Valley Christian of San Juan Capistrano on Friday in a San Joaquin League matchup at St. Margarets High in San Juan Capistrano.
It took a little time for Canyon to shake off last week's devastating loss to Valencia.
The Saugus Centurions were visibly frustrated after their Oct. 25 loss to Hart.
For so many years, Hart football was the unstoppable force in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Chalk up another major college commitment for the Valencia High baseball team.
Hart girls volleyball was getting tired of coming close.
A big semifinal upset helped Hart junior Proyfon Lohaphaisan take advantage to capture the Foothill League tournament first-place singles title with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Canyon's Katrina DeGuzman on Thursday at The Paseo Club.
Hart singles was dominant as expected, and doubles play was thoroughly competitive during the first two rounds of the Foothill League tournament on Wednesday afternoon at the Paseo Club.
In a way, The Master's College's 2-1 loss to Concordia on Wednesday at Reese Field was a reflection of the team's season.
Strategically, there's nothing intrepid about stacking doubles against the Hart girls tennis team. It's the equivalent of blowing into the bottom of a broken Nintendo video game - it's probably not going to work, but what other option is there?
It doesn't seem to matter the situation or the opponent.
For the second year in a row, Golden Valley's Elisa Pierre has reached the second round of the CIF girls individual golf postseason.
After featuring only minor changes a week ago, this week's CIF-Southern Section Northern Division football poll had a few shake-ups.