PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - From his shoulder pads to his socks, Taylor Kelly's all-white Arizona State uniform was flecked with verdant stains from the Rose Bowl turf.
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 Master's College Lady Mustangs soccer team stalled on offense and never got started on Saturday at Reese Field.
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.
The monumental streak for College of the Canyons women's basketball will continue.
This isn't a situation Greg Herrick is used to, nor is it something he likes very much.
It was another great week of competition in The Mater's College athletic department as men's and women's basketball won their home games against Westmont College and San Diego Christian. Mustangs baseball won its series against Arizona Christian, while the women's indoor track and field team posted tremendous marks at the 18th annual CMS Rossi Relays.
College of the Canyons sophomore Keke Mathews gave herself somewhat of a New Year's resolution at the start of 2014.
STANFORD (AP) - Chasson Randle made a career-high seven 3-pointers and scored 26 points to help Stanford boost their case for an at-large NCAA tournament berth with an 83-74 victory over No. 23 UCLA on Saturday.
The Trinity Classical Academy Knights boys soccer team had its share of highlights this season.
Last week, women's basketball split its two Golden State Athletic Conference games, while men's basketball bagged two victories over NAIA Top 25 teams. Meanwhile, baseball remains undefeated at home after sweeping GSAC rival Vanguard University.
The Master's College baseball team posted arguably the most successful season in program history in 2013.
In its first event of 2014, The Master's College golf team returned to play last Monday and Tuesday by placing third overall with a combined team score of 895 (305-299-291) at the CSU San Marcos Spring Invitational.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Norman Powell scored 10 of his 21 points during a 3 ½ minute span of the second half, Jordan Adams had 17 points and eight rebounds, and UCLA completed a season sweep of USC with an 83-73 victory on Saturday night.
The College of the Canyons men's basketball team likely entered its home matchup with Santa Barbara City College confident that it could handle the lowly 1-16 Vaqueros.
Late in Wednesday's matchup between the College of the Cougars and Santa Barbara City College Vaqueros women's basketball teams, COC point guard Shawn Kolani had the ball in her hands with the game on the line.
Last week, The Master's College saw its men's and women's basketball fall to Westmont College on the road only to rebound with victories over San Diego Christian in El Cajon. Baseball continued its strong start by winning its series against Simpson University and San Diego Christian.
Shawn Kolani scored 30 points as the suddenly red-hot College of the Canyons women's basketball team breached the century mark for the first time this season in a blowout victory.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Travis Wear's putback with 5.3 seconds to go gave UCLA a 70-68 victory over slumping Oregon on Thursday night.