BAKERSFIELD - The fastest Cougar on the field Saturday may very well have been College of the Canyons head football coach Garett Tujague, who used surprising foot speed to elude a trio of would-be Gatorade-bucket dumpers in the waning moments of COC's victory over Bakersfield College.
The Master's College Sierra Goff has been named the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Student-Athlete of the Week after leading the Mustangs' women's soccer team to a pair of victories during the week of September 1-7.
The College of the Canyons mens basketball team went from co-champions of the South Division of the Western State Conference in 2006-07 to among its least successful last season.
There's no secret about the College of the Canyons women's basketball program. Walk into the team's gymnasium and there are signs indicating how athletic the Cougars are on a regular basis ­- banners displaying how many times COC has led the state in scoring. But 17-year COC head coach Greg Herrick said this season's team has something on all those others. "This is definitely the most athletic team in my 17 years," Herrick said. "The ...
The College of the Canyons women's volleyball team was in control the entire time in beating Cerritos College, 25-12, 25-17, 24-26, 25-14.
It was almost a state of shock for the state's No. 2 ranked junior college football team, but College of the Canyons overcame a late deficit to defeat Pasadena City College 42-41 in overtime Saturday at Cougar Stadium.
Even though College of the Canyons committed 23 turnovers, it could not convert on a few late opportunities. They also missed a few key defensive assignments, but still had a chance of at least forcing overtime Saturday afternoon against Moorpark College.
QUARTZ HILL - The preseason No. 1 football team in the nation now owns the distinction being of the top team in the Antelope Valley.
As preseason predictions go, this one's a doozie. For better or worse, Street & Smith's Sporting News College Football 2008 Yearbook has named College of the Canyons the preseason No. 1 community college team in the nation. It's the mother of all lofty expectations as the Cougars get set to open the 2008 campaign Saturday night at Antelope Valley College. But it's also just one magazine's opinion, and COC head coach Garett Tujague isn't buying ...
The Golden State Athletic Conference announced that four players from The Master's College Men's Soccer team have received 2008 all-conference honors.
A balanced attack sealed The Master's College women's volleyball win Saturday over Indiana Wesleyan University at Azusa Pacific University.
The Master's College womens volleyball team kicked off its season on Friday. The team swept Great Falls of Montana at Azusa Pacific University 3-0 winning 26-24, 25-20, 25-23. Rachel Roleder, one of the team's top returners this season, led the squad in kills with seven followed by Rebekah Marselus with six. Roleder, a National Christian College Athletic Association All-American, is fourth in TMC's record books for number of kills racking up 1,140 from 2005-2007. The ...
The Master's College had seven of its ten athletic teams named 2007-08 scholar teams by The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Fresno State was smashing in its final performance as college baseball's team of destiny, winning a championship that would have been impossible to predict. With Steve Detwiler providing all the offense Justin Wilson needed, the Bulldogs captured their first national championship in a men's sport with a 6-1 victory over Georgia in Game 3 of the College World Series finals Wednesday night.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Fresno State has reached the brink of pulling off what once was unimaginable for a team in its situation: winning a national championship.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - This game came down to talent, not temperature.
Those expecting to see the No. 4 seed College of the Canyons women's soccer team cruise into the second round of the California Community College Athletic Association playoffs witnessed a completely different series of events.
YORBA LINDA - There were 94 players, 16 coaches, a band, a furry Hornet mascot, a TV crew, two-dozen cheerleaders and a 15-game winning streak dating back to the middle of last season.
The Master's College cross country teams completed another successful season with top-15 finishes at the NAIA Cross Country National Championships on Saturday in Lawrence, Kan. The women's team, coming into the meet ranked seventh nationally, took 14th overall, and the 15th-ranked men finished 15th in the 32-team fields. "All in all a great day for both teams, both squads," said Mustangs head coach Zach Schroeder. "We're really happy with how we ran." But it could ...
The Master's College Lady Mustangs soccer team stalled on offense and never got started on Saturday at Reese Field.
The Master's College cross country teams completed another successful season with top-15 finishes at the NAIA Cross Country National Championships on Saturday in Lawrence, Kan. The women's team, coming into the meet ranked seventh nationally, took 14th overall, and the 15th-ranked men finished 15th in the 32-team fields. "All in all a great day for both teams, both squads," said Mustangs head coach Zach Schroeder. "We're really happy with how we ran." ...
If you need any evidence of the amount of female soccer talent in the Santa Clarita Valley, look no further than College of the Canyons.
The College of the Canyons women's volleyball team can call itself conference champions for the first time in 13 years.
The Master's College Mustangs men's basketball team couldn't overcome a sloppy first half, losing 68-56 to the Claremont Mudd Scripps Stags at Bross Court on Tuesday.
"Lance Poole is the epitome of College of the Canyons football."
Four Fall Sports will be in action on Saturday, November 23rd as they pursue National Championships:
A day after falling 34-29 to a 3-7 Allan Hancock in its regular season finale on Saturday, the College of the Canyons football team received news of its playoff fate.
SANTA MARIA - As toe stubs go, this one was big.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Southern California's surge under interim coach Ed Orgeron has swallowed up No. 5 Stanford.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Oakland Golden Grizzlies hope that taking their lumps early in the season will pay off when they eventually get to the Horizon League part of their schedule.