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.
Ken Sugarman is putting down his whistle and getting into the world of endoscopes and high definition video
After a season in which she broke the school record for 3-pointers, College of the Canyons guard Andrea Bobic signed a letter of intent with NCAA Division II Humboldt State.
It was improbable all the way around.
Fresno State, a No. 4 seed making it to the College World Series for the first time since the tournament expanded to 64 teams. The Bulldogs making it to Omaha, Neb. for the first time since 1991.
For the first 21 games of the season Casey Stevenson was forced to just sit and watch.
Because of eligibility issues with the NCAA Clearinghouse, the former Saugus and College of the Canyons star didn't get the bat off his shoulders.
College of the Canyons leftfielder Tyreace House was selected in the sixth round by the Oakland Athletics, 184th overall.
Eight athletes from The Master's College have been named 2008 Scholar-Athletes for their participation in spring sports by the Golden State Athletic Conference.
MURRIETA - What do 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2008 have in common?
Well, besides being incremental even-numbered years, they also represent the seasons in which College of the Canyons has won a men's State Community College Golf Championship.
Two years removed from squaring off in the Foothill League, Caleb Deville and Colby Hyatt are it again, this time on the junior college level.
There were three National Football League prospects with local ties going into this past weekend's NFL Draft.
At this point, Saugus High graduate and Cal State Northridge golfer Nick Delio has to acknowledge that his future is bright.
It has been a season of streaks for The Master's College baseball team.
The College of the Canyons baseball team clinched the Western State Conference title with its win over Los Angeles Mission College on Saturday.
The way College of the Canyons softball player Sarah Hasenfus sees it, everyone should hear her story.
HOLLYWOOD - After a season of twists and turns and off-the-field adversity, the USC Trojans are ready to move forward under first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian and returning starting quarterback junior Cody Kessler.
HOLLYWOOD - Though it came on the backend of Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott's opening statement at Pac-12 Media Day on Wednesday at Paramount Studios, his objection to the notion that student-athletes should be paid was a weighty statement.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night.
The writing was on the wall for UCLA golfer and Valencia High graduate Alison Lee.
The Master's College's new men's basketball coach isn't even completely moved back into the Santa Clarita Valley yet but he's already hard at work.
It's been an eventful year for The Master's College with some coaching changes, a renovated gym, a conference title and nine NAIA All-Americans.
When it comes to athletics, College of the Canyons takes a lot of pride in being one of the top community college programs in California.
College of the Canyons head football coach Ted Iacenda doesn't lack any ambition when it comes to recruiting.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - UC Irvine's surprise postseason run is done.
Valencia High graduate Madison Shipman may have already begun her professional softball career with the USSSA Pride, but that hasn't stopped others from continuing to award her collegiate excellence.
Valencia graduate Alison Lee helped the United States claim the Curtis Cup victory Sunday, beating Great Britain and Ireland at St. Louis Country Club.
This past weekend, two Santa Clarita natives earned The Master's College men's and women's track team's All-American honors at the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in Gulf Shores, Alabama while The Master's College men's basketball team gained depth in the form of a transfer player from Michigan State University.