It's the kind of sport where fortunes can change so quickly, every moment of glory must be cherished.
On the third and final day of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, the Santa Clarita Valley experienced another rarity, which again shows how significant baseball is in the area.
For all of Hart High's swim's tradition, there is one swimmer who stands out above the rest. Hart graduate and 2000 Olympic Gold medalist Anthony Ervin is, for lack of a better word, the gold standard when it comes to Santa Clarita Valley swim - and on Saturday, his comeback after a 12-year hiatus took another step forward. Ervin won the 50-meter freestyle event at the Santa Clara Grand Prix on Saturday, ...
Coming into the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, it was known that it would be a whole new ballgame based off baseball's new Collective Bargaining Agreement.
With the Major League Draft giving rise to future professional baseball players from The Santa Clarita Valley, a crop of locals are hoping for a different rise.
Thus far, Major League Baseball teams have selected five locals on the second day of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft.
One of the most eventful weeks in the golf career of Valencia's Max Homa has concluded.
DENVER (AP) - Alex White gave the overworked Colorado bullpen some much-needed rest, pitching shutout ball into the seventh inning Sunday as the Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Meet Anze Kopitar, one of the best players in the NHL who very few seem to know about.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Aramis Ramirez and Carlos Gomez each hit a two-run homer, Zack Greinke pitched effectively for six innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-2 on Thursday night to complete a four-game sweep.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers placed center fielder Matt Kemp on the 15-day disabled list on Thursday for the second time this month because of a left hamstring strain. And this time, the training staff is going to make sure there are no recurrences when he returns to the lineup. Kemp went 1 for 4 with a double in two games since being reinstated from the disabled list on Tuesday. He ...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - East. West. It doesn't make a difference to the Los Angeles Kings.
Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White calmly walked into the room prepared to address "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 15 contestants during Friday's episode of the show.
LOS ANGELES - Despite dealing with a rash of injuries to starters in the past month, the Los Angeles Dodgers have dealt with it all in stride, making all the right lineup shifts and minor league call-ups.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Kasey Kahne was starting to feel a little guilty. Sure, he'd finished in the top 10 in five of the last six Sprint Cup races, but he still hadn't picked up that elusive first victory for car owner Rick Hendrick. "Our team is solid. Our car is solid. Mr. Hendrick gives us everything we need to win races and run up front," Kahne said. "I just knew for myself I needed ...
One local golf product has already punched his ticket to the Web.com Qualifying School finals.
Nick Delio really doesn't want to let this one get away.
Max Homa has moved on to the final stage of golf's Web.com Qualifying School.
The Valencia graduate-turned professional golfer is inching closer to earning a spot on one of the sport's most elite pro tours.
Valencia graduate Max Homa is continuing his quest for a spot on the Web.com professional golf Tour this week.
NEW YORK (AP) - With the World Series over, baseball's business season began Thursday as the Kansas City Royals exercised their option on pitcher and Hart graduate James Shields.
Only one deal was made on a very quiet NFL trade deadline on Tuesday.
Max Homa appears to be a shoe-in to advance to the second stage of PGA Qualifying School.
Valencia graduate Max Homa doesn't appear to be fazed by the big stage that is the PGA Tour.
Valencia High graduate Max Homa made his second straight cut in just his second professional tournament after she shot a 1-under 70 on Friday in the second round of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas.
SAN MARTIN (AP) - Valencia High graduate Max Homa made his first professional start on Thursday at the Frys.com Open in Northern California.
OAKLAND (AP) - Washington's beleaguered defense finally found an opponent it could bully around after its historically bad start to the season.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer, Brandon Moss added a two-run shot and the Oakland Athletics kept rolling toward the postseason with their fifth straight victory, 10-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Andrew Luck faked out the defense, ran untouched into the end zone for a 6-yard touchdown and emphatically threw down the ball with a little extra oomph.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Justin Maxwell hit a grand slam with two outs in the 10th inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-0 Sunday in a matchup of AL wild-card contenders.