The College of the Canyons men's & women's track & field teams ran, jumped, threw and hurdled their way to victory on Friday, as the Cougars swept the Western State Conference Inland Meet with both squads taking first place honors.
Roy Verdejo cherishes every day he gets to keep playing baseball.
Both the men's and women's track and field teams at The Master's College competed in San Diego this past weekend and multiple athletes left with NAIA national qualifying marks.
College of the Canyons saw its men's golf team win a conference match, its softball team picked up three victories and its swim team also enjoyed a week of success.
TMC's Russell Byrd scored 14 points to help lead the NAIA Division I All-Stars to a 100-96 win over the NAIA Division II All-Stars Saturday evening in the 2nd annual NABC-NAIA All-Star Game in Kansas City, Mo.
Everything seemed to be going as planned for the College of the Canyons baseball team, but a huge seven-run third inning from Antelope Valley College proved to be too much for the Cougars down the stretch.
In three seasons, The Master's College women's basketball team has won 73 games.
The College of the Canyons men's and women's track & field teams each performed well at last Friday's Occidental College Distance Carnival and Sprints Festival, with several Cougars clocking times to rank among the best in the state and the Western State Conference.
The Master's College sophomore Bianca Cubello snatched an errant Vanguard pass, galloped 3/4 of the court, side stepped a last second defender and laid the ball through the hoop in the first half of the Golden State Athletic Conference title game Tuesday.
The Master's College women's basketball team is slated to face Shawnee State University on Wednesday in the first round of the NAIA National tournament. Elsewhere, Mustang baseball and track continue to excel against some of the top talent in the nation.
At any given time, you might find College of the Canyons head men's golf coach Gary Peterson on Skype with a prospective Cougar golfer from any continent on the globe - except one.
With a chance to take control of first place in the Golden State Athletic Conference, The Master's College baseball team entered the weekend with an opportunity to edge past the competition.
In the last five years, four schools have left the NAIA-affiliated Golden State Athletic Conference - home of The Master's College - for the NCAA Division II PacWest Conference.
The College of the Canyons baseball team once again put its terrific pitching on display Thursday afternoon.
The Master's College women's basketball team has been a hard one to figure out this season.
The Master's College's 2014-15 athletic calendar concluded last week with Mustangs golf and track & field competing against the nation's best.
The Master's College men's golf team will begin play at the NAIA National Championship today in Daytona Beach, Florida, while eight athletes (five of which come from the Santa Clarita Valley) from TMC's men's and women's track and field teams take off for Gulf Shores, Alabama, to compete in the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships.
For the last month, College of the Canyons freshman Ethan Walker has been running like a man on mission.
It was announced this week that College of the Canyons freshman offensive lineman and West Ranch High graduate Egidio "E.J." DellaRipa signed a letter of intent with Vanderbilt University.
There will be no The Master's College baseball game today. The Mustangs will not be going to the NAIA World Series.
The ninth inning hasn't been kind to The Master's College. Not at all.
With the 2015 NAIA Opening Round Baseball Tournament kicking off today on the campus of The Master's College, here's a glimpse of what TMC has in store this week as it plays for a spot in the NAIA World Series in Lewiston, Idaho.
After falling a stroke short of a state title last season, the College of the Canyons men's golf team bounced back in a big way this season to win the 2015 California Community College Athletic Association State Championship.
The College of the Canyons men's golf team won its second straight California Community College Athletic Association Southern California Championship on Monday, besting the field of eight teams in the 36-hole tournament.
With their various appearances in conference tournaments and championship meets in the books, The Master's College's baseball team, men's golf team, and track and field teams all set their sights on their respective appearances in the upcoming NAIA National tournaments and championship meets.
College of the Canyons softball was swept out of the postseason on Sunday after losing 11-8 to the Cerritos Falcons in the second game of a CCCAA Southern California Regional playoff series at COC.
There's something to be said for momentum.
College of the Canyons softball is down.
Saugus High graduate and UC San Diego junior pitcher Justin Donatella hadn't seen anything like it this whole season.
They'd done it.