The Hart and Valencia football teams are ranked in the CIF Southern Section West Valley Division top 10. But both teams dropped in the polls after the first week of the season.
Hart dropped from No. 3 to No. 5 after losing to Chino Hills in the opening week of high school football.
Valencia dropped a spot to No. 6 and didn’t even play in the opening week.
Valencia opens against Palmdale on Friday night.
Santa Clarita Christian quarterback Jonathan Saavedra opened the high school football season in record-setting fashion.
He accounted for nine touchdowns, seven passing and two rushing, in his team’s 68-20 win over Lutheran High of Chula Vista.
Saavedra passed for 529 yards and seven touchdowns, both school records. Four of his touchdown passes went to Cameron Lewis.
The high school football season starts tonight with five teams from the Foothill League in action.
Hart, ranked No. 3 in the recently released CIF Southern Section West Valley Division poll, takes on Chino Hills on the road.
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Canyon is home for its opener against Westlake from the Pac-5 Division.
The Master’s College women’s soccer team beat Menlo College, 3-2, and won its first game of the season.
Kellian Ahearn scored two goals and Cassie Mikalson notched the game-winner in the second half.
Hart High graduate Jason Gore and Valencia High alum Max Homa earned their PGA Tour cards for the 2015 season.
Both finished in the top 25 of the Web.com Tour money list to earn their PGA Tour cards. Gore was ninth in earnings on the Web.com Tour. He earned his PGA card for the first time since 2009.
The Master’s College women’s soccer team won its first game of the season, 2-1, against Southern Oregon University.
Katie Farris scored both goals including the game-winner in overtime.
The Master’s College women’s soccer team had a rough start to its 2014 season.
The Lady Mustangs lost to Concordia, 3-2, in their season opener. Concordia is the No. 1 ranked team in the NAIA and went 22-1-1 last season.
The score was tied, 1-1, at halftime.
Saugus High’s Abbey Weitzeil qualified seventh in the 100-meter freestyle at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.
Weitzeil is making her debut on the United States national swim team.
Her US teammates Missy Franklin and Simone Manuel qualified fourth and fifth in the 100 meters.
The Trinity Classical Academy has a new head basketball coach.
Jeremy Haggerty takes over the Trinity boys basketball program after being an assistant coach on the team.
Haggerty takes over a team that won the CIF Southern Section Division 6 championship last season and advanced to the CIF State tournament.
The Master’s College women’s volleyball and soccer teams are ranked in the NAIA preseason top 25.
The women’s soccer team is ranked No. 18. The Lady Cougars ended the 2013 season at No. 18 in the NAIA. They were 15-6-0.
Concordia from Oregon is ranked No. 1 in the preseason poll with 18 of 19 first-place votes.