Hart High graduate and former College of the Canyons golfer Joe Greiner is on the cusp of something big.
It's that time again.
Many people have been looking forward to Major League Baseball's opening day since Philadelphia's Brad Lidge struck out Tampa Bay's Eric Hinske for the final out of World Series Game five back on Oct. 30.
Maybe you've wondered what it's like. Growing up and playing baseball in the backyard, in the street or on a diamond.
LOS ANGELES - The tournament is called a classic, yet it's still in its infancy.
Baseball's biggest international star made it grow up Monday night at Dodger Stadium.
LOS ANGELES - Beaten-down, undermanned, gutsy, whatever you want to call Team USA in the World Baseball Classic, add one more term to it - done.
Despite a late rally, the United States couldn't undo Japan's fourth-inning death knell and fell to the Japanese 9-4 in the WBC semifinals at Dodger Stadium Sunday night in front of 43,630.
Maybe it's destiny or something in the poana greens at Valencia Country Club.
Just off the 18th green Sunday and finished with his 54 regulation holes at the AT&T Champions Classic, Champions Tour golfer Dan Forsman turned and asked where a playoff hole would be played.
When you are in our position the last day, you are looking to shoot something like 68 to get in the top 10.
I played well again today, but again it was mostly putting.
I'm glad I finished on a good note, shooting 3-under. Three-under today was a good score and just being able to leave on a good note.
The AT&T Champions Classic has a rich history during its nine years at the Valencia Country Club. Since the tournament moved from Los Angeles to Valencia in 2001, there have been a pair of playoff rounds and two wins from Tom Purtzer, along with victories from some of golf's best players, including Tom Watson, Gil Morgan and Tom Kite. Today, the 2009 AT&T Champions Classic concludes with the third round.
If there is a playoff at this year's AT&T Champions Classic, Joey Sindelar said he'd like to have something to do with it.
Just four days ago, golfer Joey Sindelar touched the Valencia Country Club Course for the first time.
Gary Player's not done.
If this is the end, it's going to be difficult to top the last two AT&T Champions Classics.
When Chivas USA takes on the Ventura Fusion of the Premier Development League today at 5 p.m. at College of the Canyons' Cougar Stadium, some players would have reason to take it easy.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Kansas City ace and Hart High graduate James Shields allowed one hit in three scoreless innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer in the Royals' 6-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday.
Bubba Watson wasn't about to let another chance get away.
It appears at least one of two local golfers will get to play through the weekend at the Northern Trust Open.
Golden Valley first-year head baseball coach Gino Pomilia said there's no lying in his program.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The best score belonged to Stewart Cink. The best round belonged to Pat Perez. Tiger Woods didn't come close to claiming either Thursday in the Farmers Insurance Open, where the seven-time champion failed to break par in the opening round for first time in his career.
This is technically Max Homa's rookie season as a professional golfer.
Former Saugus High School and University of Virginia standout Shasta Fisher was selected 29th overall by the Washington Spirit of the National Women's Soccer League, and will now head to the nation's capital to continue her accomplished career.
Valencia graduate Shane Vereen highlights a group of three players with Santa Clarita Valley ties who are connected with NFL teams still alive in the playoffs.
Mike Edwards left the California Institute of Technology as the school's all-time leading scorer in the history of its basketball program.
What you don't hear are the stories of the guys who are grinding their way through the lower levels and trying to make a name for themselves.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The New England Patriots put on a performance worthy of a division winner.
Alysia Montaño has never made so many public appearances or signed so many autographs in her life.
Valencia graduate Max Homa and Hart graduate Matt Ryan are coming down the home stretch of the two-month long grind that is golf's Web.com Qualifying School.
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