Prep basketball playoff preview

 What a year for basketball in the Santa Clarita Valley.   West Ranch won its 36th straight league game and became the first local team to enter the CIF Open Division. Valencia enters the playoffs as the top-ranked team in Division 4AA. Hart girls’ hoops won the program’s first league title in 15 years. Trinity girls’ hoops won its 44th straight Heritage

COC women’s hoops beats Bakersfield 

 Extra effort and offensive rebounding led the College of the Canyons women’s basketball team to victory on Wednesday over the visiting Bakersfield College Renegades.  Canyons

Canyon hoops takes round two with Hart 

Hart Indians boys’ basketball fell short in its comeback as the team was defeated on Tuesday by the hosting Canyon Cowboys.  Canyon won the battle,

Cardinals win 10th straight over Trinity

It was deja vu for Trinity Knights boys’ basketball on Saturday at The Master’s University. Trinity worked up a comfortable lead over the hosting Santa

Oxciano steals show on senior night 

Junior Libertine Oxciano stole the show in Valencia girls basketball’s senior night game against Golden Valley on Friday.   Oxciano poured in a game-high 18 points,

Valencia hoops gets big win over Saugus 

Valencia Vikings boys basketball won its fourth game in a row on Friday after defeating the visiting the Saugus Centurions at Valencia.  The Vikings took