A few weeks into the season for The Master's College, things are starting to take shape.
COSTA MESA - It was a game that ran the emotional gamut for the College of the Canyons football team.
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.
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.
This was the game circled on College of the Canyons' calendar.
The fall sports at The Master's College are in the thick of their conference schedules. Last week, women's soccer and volleyball notched impressive victories over nationally ranked GSAC opponents, while the men's soccer team continues to look for its first conference win. Cross country enters next Saturday's Vanguard Invitational with lofty national rankings.
One wasn't sure she wanted to continue her soccer career after graduating from Hart.
The Master's College women's volleyball team picked up its first couple of Golden State Athletic Conference wins last week and the men's soccer team earned its first win overall this season. Meanwhile, women's soccer and the cross country teams continue to secure spots in national rankings.
PASADENA – Granted, it wasn't College of the Canyons football's stiffest competition and the Cougars have their two-quarterback system. But Jake Dashnaw certainly played like he wants to be the Cougars' only starting quarterback on Saturday night.
It was a busy week all around for The Master's College athletics, with the cross country team hosting a meet while three other sports were in action.
Last week, The Master's College men's golf program opened their season at the Mid-South Invitational, the women's soccer team won and the women's volleyball team earned a No. 22 ranking from the NAIA.
The College of the Canyons fall season is in full spring, and many sports are seeing success from Santa Clarita Valley high school graduates.