Always the bridesmaid, never the bride. No one wants to say it, but appears that way. One of the greatest prep football players in Santa Clarita Valley's history, Ted Iacenda had conversations about becoming Alemany head football coach before his friend Dean Herrington got the job. He had full-fledged interviews with Golden Valley and West Ranch high schools and didn't get their head varsity coaching jobs. Yet College of the Canyons decided that Iacenda was ...
The name on the head coach's office door has changed. But the plaques and trophies are still up in the College of the Canyons athletic building. And reputation of the school's football program is very much intact. For the first time since the football team was revived in 1998 following a 17-year absence on campus, Garett Tujague will not be coaching the team in any capacity. Tujague was an assistant at COC from 1998-2006 ...
Most of them are nowhere near their families or where they grew up. But more and more, this unique group of four College of the Canyons defensive linemen is feeling at home. The only thing that binds them is football. As far as how they all got to COC? "It's a long story," sophomore defensive end Nate Mitogo says. For the second year in a row, Loni Fonua, Antonio Guy, A.J. Thompson and Mitogo make ...
Last week, The Master's College women's soccer team posted a 5-2 victory over Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University on the road in Prescott, Arizona, volleyball went 3-0 at the 2013 ASICS/Wyndham Labor Day Classic, and the men and women's cross country programs learned that they will start the 2013 season ranked amongst the NAIA's top 10 teams.
Two former College of the Canyons players received word of their release from NFL teams on Monday as the first wave of roster cuts began a day early.
Last week, The Master's College got its fall sports season started with women's soccer. This week, two more teams began their seasons with men's soccer and women's volleyball both traveling to compete in tournaments.
College of the Canyons sophomore Tim White couldn't possibly have come any closer to winning an international triple jump title on Sunday.
For the first time in team history, TMC women's volleyball is ranked top 10 in the preseason National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Coaches' Poll.
College of the Canyons wrapped up its 40th Annual Cross Country Summer Series on Thursday with its seventh and final race on the school's Valencia campus.
It's no secret that there are certain limitations when it comes to running athletic programs at a community college.
The Master's College enjoyed one of its most successful overall athletic seasons in school history during the 2012-13 school year.
The 2013-14 athletic calendar commenced last Thursday for The Master's College when the women's soccer team topped the visiting Grace College (IN) Lancers 4-0 at Reese Field.
The 2013-14 athletic calendar commenced on Thursday for The Master's College when the women's soccer team topped the visiting Grace College (Ind.) Lancers 4-0 at Reese Field.
TMC baseball product signs with Wild Things For The Master's College baseball player Tyler Elrod will continue his baseball career with the independent Washington Wild Things of Washington, Penn. Elrod appeared in his first game with the Wild Things on Tuesday, pitching two innings and allowing three hits, six runs and two walks with two strike outs. Last season, Elrod helped the Mustangs to their most successful season in school history, going 8-5 with a ...
The College of the Canyons women's soccer team has earned a little bit of respect from around the nation after back-to-back Western State Conference, South Division championships. When the National Soccer Coaches Association of America released its Junior College Division III national preseason rankings this week, the Cougars sat at No. 7. "It's great to be recognized," said COC head coach Justin Lundin. "Last year we finished No. 6 in the nation and I ...
The regular season is done for The Master's College men's and women's soccer, but both teams begin play in the Golden State Athletic Conference tournament this week.
The theme was a familiar one for the College of the Canyons football team.
PASADENA (AP) - UCLA nursed a hangover from consecutive high-profile losses until late in the first quarter, when Brett Hundley ignored the boos and threw a beautiful 76-yard touchdown pass to Devin Fuller right through the heart of the Colorado defense.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Finally winning at Reser Stadium after a long drought, the USC Trojans lifted interim coach Ed Orgeron to their shoulders in celebration.
Moral victories aren't going to help The Master's College women's soccer team get into the NAIA National Tournament.
As soon as Cassidy Fitzpatrick came to College of the Canyons to try out for the volleyball team, head coach Lisa Hooper knew she brought some intangibles to the table.
The last week was an action packed one for The Master's College athletics.
The Golden State Athletic Conference coaches released their preseason conference rankings for men's and women's basketball this week and The Master's College got a mixed bag.
A lot of the same cross country athletes who shined at Santa Clarita Valley high schools are doing the same thing with College of the Canyons.
When a powerhouse Westmont team came into town on Wednesday, The Master's College Lady Mustangs soccer team knew that it would have to be at its best in order to grab a win.
The Master's College women's soccer team fell to 6th-ranked Vanguard 1-0 in double overtime Wednesday night in La Mirada.
After Saturday's 44-23 road victory over rival Ventura College, College of the Canyons football players engaged in the usual post-game routine.
VENTURA - Up by a touchdown entering the third quarter of Saturday night's contest at rival Ventura College, College of the Canyons football players could be heard repeating a single word in anticipation of the second half kickoff.
It's no secret that football can be a game of seemingly arbitrary momentum swings, and Saturday night's contest at College of the Canyons between the host Cougars and visiting Antelope Valley College only served to solidify that dogma.