College roundup: 2 from SCV named finalists for nation’s top freshman

It’d be impressive if one Santa Clarita Valley product was a finalists for the honor of Division 1 National Freshman of the Year. Instead, there are two. Announced late last week, Saugus High graduate Mariah Lopez...

Foothill boys volleyball roundup: Saugus slides past Canyon; Vikes, Cats sweep

It happens at least once in just about every match. A team’s setter, positioned sideways beside the net, poised to assist an attacking teammate, takes matters into his own hands. Saugus’ Steven Stanley watched the ball...

Foothill boys v-ball roundup: Vikings outlast Canyon; Cats roll

In one swift swing of his mighty left arm, Andrew Johnson provided the fifth-game production Valencia needed. As he pushed out his chest and yelled, he provided the fire and passion coach Kevin Kornegay asked...

Foothill boys v-ball roundup: Cents perform under pressure; West Ranch, Valencia win too

Anyone watching Saugus High’s 3-0 home win over Hart on Wednesday night learned two things. One, Hart High is much improved. Two, Saugus High is much better than the Indians when the game is on the...

Foothill boys v-ball roundup: Valencia sweeps Saugus, Cats roll Hart

Any impact of losing in three games to West Ranch earlier in the week obviously didn’t linger. Valencia High boys volleyball swept Saugus, 3-0, on Thursday night at home, 25-18, 25-21 and 25-20. Juniors Andrew Johnson...

Foothill League boys volleyball roundup: Cats cut down the Vikings

West Ranch High boys volleyball looked good. Valencia High boys volleyball looked good. But the Vikings didn’t stay good, falling to the Wildcats 3-0 Tuesday night at West Ranch. Game scores were: 25-23, 25-16 and...

Valencia boys volleyball alum shining as sophomore at LBSU

It’s hard to imagine this men’s volleyball season going any better for Kyle Ensing. The opposite at Long Beach State and Valencia High boys volleyball alum has played a major role in the success of...

Saugus boys volleyball sends an early message

The last time Canyon and Saugus highs met in boys volleyball, a CIF playoff spot was on the line and junior Gage Smith was in the bleachers. “I wanted to play with them so bad,”...

2017 Foothill League boys volleyball preview

Every boys volleyball team wants the top spot in the Foothill League. That’s a given. But the race for the No. 1 spot – or even the No. 2 spot – might not be...

SCV Sports Report: Hart swimming opens strong

Hart High swimming opened up the league season with dominant wins on both the boys and girls sides. The girls defeated Canyon High 140-30, while the boys earned a 132-37 win against the Cowboys. College baseball Simpson...