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.
Saugus High graduate Alyssa Wohlfeiler said her first season on the Northeastern women's hockey team was a little disappointing, because she didn't meet her own expectations in terms of helping her team.
It almost seems automatic at this point.
With the College of the Canyons baseball team's 10-6 win over visiting Los Angeles Valley College on Thursday, the Cougars have run off 18 wins in their last 20 games.
Thanks to several key errors in the top of the 10th inning, visiting Westmont College defeated The Masters College, 8-6, at Reese Field on Thursday.
TMC defeated the Warriors 17-9 on Wednesday.
The Master's College basketball players Annie Gillespie and Ryan Zamroz have been selected as NAIA All-Americans for the 2007-2008 season.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If the UCLA Bruins were looking for a team on which to take out their aggression after losing their first game of the season last week, they found it.
The Master's College women's basketball head coach Dan Waldeck isn't shy about his team's lofty goals this season.
It's put up or shut up for The Master's College Mustangs men's basketball team this season.
Last week, the Lady Mustangs volleyball team posted an impressive postseason run at the NAIA Volleyball National Championship tournament, while men's and women's basketball raised their season records with road victories.
CARY, N.C. (AP) - Kodi Lavrusky gave UCLA its first NCAA women's soccer title Sunday, scoring in the 97th minute to lift the Bruins past Florida State 1-0 in overtime in cold and rainy conditions.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - UCLA appeared on its way toward another victory before the Bruins' prolific offense dried up.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Jabari Brown scored 22 points and Jordan Clarkson added 21 to help Missouri upset No. 18 UCLA 80-71 on Saturday.