West Ranch Boys Soccer Team Wins First Foothill League Championship In School History
The West Ranch boys soccer team shut out Saugus, 3-0, and won the first Foothill League soccer championship in school history.
The West Ranch win, combined with Hart’s tie against Valencia, gave the Wildcats the outright Foothill League championship.
Brandon Dooley gave West Ranch a 1-0 lead in the first half. Jacob Jordan and Joey Maxey extended the lead with goals in the second half.
Hart played to a 3-3 tie against Valencia. Carlos Jaimes, Sammy Reyes and Niko Ferrero each scored goals for Hart, which rallied from a 3-0 deficit to tie the game in the second half.
Valencia scored three first-half goals before Jaimes scored for Hart just before halftime.
The Canyon boys soccer team beat Golden Valley, 4-1.
The Saugus girls soccer team completed the first perfect Foothill League 10-0 season in 14 years with a 3-2 win over West Ranch.
Stacey Atwater, Colleen Ortega and Nicole Penick each scored a goal for Saugus.
The Hart girls soccer team beat Valencia, 2-0. Sara Greaney and Mallory Utley scored the goals for Hart.
The Santa Clarita Christian girls soccer team beat St. Mary’s, 7-1. Colette Blake scored two goals for Santa Clarita Christian.
The Valencia boys basketball team won the Foothill League championship with a narrow, 38-36, win over Hart.
Valencia’s Lonnie Jackson scored 12 points as Hart held the Vikings to their lowest point total in Foothill League play.
Hart’s John Green led his team with 11 points.
The Canyon boys basketball team finished in second place in the Foothill League standings with a 67-38 win over Golden Valley.
The West Ranch boys beat Saugus, 79-62, behind a school record six 3-pointers by Justin Ballenger. He scored 22 points in the game and teammate Ako Kaluna scored eight points, had 16 rebounds and eight assists.
Kaluna set school records for points in a season with 415 and rebounds in a season with 300.
The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team beat Trinity Classical Academy, 63-35. Luke Asher and Tikko Moore each scored 18 points to pace Santa Clarita Christian.
The Canyon girls basketball team beat Golden Valley, 65-24, and finished with a Foothill League best 9-1 record.
Adriana Dent scored 17 points to lead Canyon. Alia McCoy and Amber Evans each scored 12 points for Canyon.
The Saugus girls basketball team beat West Ranch, 56-52, and finished the Foothill League season winning five of its last six games.
Megan Dawe scored a game-high 23 points for Saugus.
The Valencia girls beat Hart, 45-43, behind a double-double from Lauren Spargo. She scored 15 points and had 14 rebounds.
Hart’s Melissa Boscarino scored a game-high 18 points in the loss.
The Lakers broke out of a first-half funk, erased an eight-point halftime deficit and beat the Boston Celtics, 92-86, for their third straight win on the road.
Kobe Bryant scored 20 of his 23 points in the second half. The Lakers trailed by as many as 15 points in the first half.
Pau Gasol poured in a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds.
Next up for the Lakers are the New York Knicks tonight at Madison Square Garden.
The College of the Canyons baseball team beat Cerritos College, 7-2. Tommy Ferndino was 1-for-2 with a double and scored two runs. He also drove in a run. Kasey Troven was 2-for-5, scored a run and drove in a run.
The Dodgers and first baseman James Loney set an arbitration hearing date for Feb. 18 in Phoenix. The two are $550,000 apart on agreeing on a deal for the 2011 season.
Loney wants a reported $5.25 million contract. The Dodgers offered a $4.7 million deal for the upcoming season. The two can avoid arbitration if they come to an agreement before Feb. 18.
The Kings lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins, 2-1 in overtime. Jordan Staal scored the game-winner for the Penguins. It was the second loss for the Kings on their 10-game road trip.
The Kings are 2-2 after the first four games of the road trip. Jarrett Stoll scored for the Kings in the first period to tie the game, 1-1.
The Kings are off to Washington, D.C. for an afternoon game against the Capitals on Saturday. The game starts at 9:30 in the morning our time. Listen tomorrow morning on AM 1220, KHTS.