There are five athletes with Santa Clarita ties appearing in the 2012 London Olympics. We have a schedule of when they will be competing.
Allyson Felix – Track
The Valencia native is scheduled to appear in three separate track events in London.
Friday, August 3rd, 2:40 a.m. PDT Preliminaries
Friday, August 3rd, 11:05 a.m. PDT, First Round
Saturday, August 4th, 11:35 a.m. PDT, Semi-Finals
Saturday, August 4th, 1:55 p.m. PDT, Final
Monday, August 6th, 11:20 a.m. PDT, Round 1
Tuesday, August 7th, 12:25 p.m. PDT, Semi-Finals
Wednesday, August 8th, 1:00 p.m. PDT, Final
4X100 Meter Relay
Thursday, August 9th, 12:20 p.m. PDT, Round 1
Friday, August 10th, 12:40 p.m. PDT, Final
Alysia Montano – Track
The Canyon grad will be competing in what is considered track’s longest sprint – the 800 meters.
Wednesday, August 8th, 3:35 a.m. PDT, Round 1
Thursday, August 9th, 11:30 a.m. PDT, Semi-Finals
Saturday, August 11th, 1:00 p.m. PDT, Final
Lashinda Demus – Track
The College of the Canyons assistant track coach is the U.S. National champion in the 400-meter hurdles
Sunday, August 5th, 11:00 a.m. PDT, Round 1
Monday, August 6th, 12:15 p.m. PDT, Semi-Finals
Wednesday, August 8th, 12:45 p.m. PDT, Final
Anthony Ervin – Swimming
The 31-year old Hart grad may be the comeback story of the year as it’s been 12 years since he won gold in the Sydney Olympics. Should he medal, the story will be complete.
Thursday, August 2nd, 2:00 a.m. PDT, Heat 6
Thursday, August 2nd, 11:30 a.m. PDT, Semi-Finals
Friday, August 3rd, 12:00 Noon PDT, Finals
David Smith – Men’s Volleyball
A Saugus grad and UC-Irvine alum, Smith is a middle blocker on the 12-man squad. He was a First Team All-American in 2007, the year the Anteaters won the NCAA Division 1 Men’s Volleyball Championship.
Men’s Volleyball (Group B Pool Play)
Sunday, July 29th, 8:45 a.m. PDT, USA vs. Serbia
Tuesday, July 31st, 8:45 a.m. PDT, USA vs. Germany
Thursday, August 2nd, 12:00 Noon PDT, USA vs. Brazil
Saturday, August 4th, 8:45 a.m. PDT, USA vs. Russia
Monday, August 6th, 12:00 Non PDT, USA vs. Tunisia
SAN DIMAS - College of the Canyons remained undefeated on the season while winning its 15th straight Western State Conference (WSC) tourney with a four-player score of 316 at San Dimas Canyon Golf Course on Monday.
BAKERSFIELD — College of the Canyons extended its streak of first place tourney finishes to six and sophomore Haruka Koda earned medalist honors as the Cougars topped the field once again at the Western State Conference (WSC) event hosted by Bakersfield College on Wednesday.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved a motion by Board Chair Janice Hahn and Supervisor Hilda Solis to assess and address the specific needs of American Indian and Alaska Native individuals experiencing homelessness in the county.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion to provide recommendations for how to modify county ordinances to grant the Sheriff's Civilian Oversight Commission subpoena power through the Office of Inspector General.
AVITA Medical, a regenerative medicine company with a technology platform positioned to address unmet medical needs in therapeutic skin restoration, announced that its American Depositary Shares (“ADS”) have been approved to list on the Nasdaq Capital Market, or Nasdaq.
For the first time since the Santa Clarita-based firm was founded in 1998, a third partner’s name is becoming part of the official name of the firm as Poole & Shaffery becomes Poole Shaffery & Koegle, LLP.
As part of the 26th Annual National Public Lands Day, Saddleback Butte State Park is leading a habitat cleanup on Saturday, October 26 from 8 a.m. to noon, and officials invite local residents to pitch in.
The William S. Hart Union High School District’s governing board is set to discuss a letter addressing allegations of an open-meeting law violation with respect to its recent search for a new superintendent.
Santa Clarita Mayor Marsha McLean joined other local officials from across the Southland to commemorate the signing of the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument Plan in Arcadia on Thursday, October 10.
SCV Water and its water-banking partners, Rosedale-Rio Bravo Water Storage District and Irvine Ranch Water District, recently opened six new groundwater wells and a conveyance system to the Cross Valley Canal in Kern County.
Los Angeles County Chief Executive Officer Sachi A. Hamai announced she will retire as top administrative leader of the nation’s largest municipal government in early 2020, capping a 31-year career leading innovation and managing solutions to some of the region’s most challenging issues.
Valencia-based Lief Labs, a premier formulation and product development innovator and manufacturer of dietary supplements, is pleased to announce that Lief’s rank has risen to 1,022 on the Inc. 5000 definitive ranking of America’s fastest-growing, privately held companies.
The city of Santa Clarita will host the Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill at City facilities on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 10:17 a.m. to help train community members on how to properly drop, cover and hold on during an earthquake.