The Saugus boys soccer team lost a nail-biter to Culver City in the wild-card round of the CIF Southern Section Division 4 playoffs.
Culver City scored in the second overtime period and won, 2-1, eliminating Saugus from the playoffs.
Saugus ends its season with a 10-11-3 record.
The Trinity Classical Academy boys soccer team lost to Santa Clara, 3-1, in the wild-card round of the Division 7 playoffs.
Santa Clara scored two goals in the second half to win the game. Trinity ends its season with a 5-12-0 record.
In college baseball, the College of the Canyons lost to Fullerton College, 6-4, its fourth loss in a row.
Fullerton scored two runs in the eighth inning to break a 4-4 tie.
In high school basketball, four teams from the Foothill League are in the CIF Southern Section girls basketball playoffs.
Hart is the No. 9 seed in the Division 2 playoffs and opens at home against Sultana on Saturday night. Hart won the Foothill League championship. Sultana is the third-place team from the Mojave River League.
The Canyon girls are the No. 5 seed in the Division 1A playoffs. They play El Toro in the first round.
The Valencia girls are the No. 8 seed in the Division 1AA playoffs and play JW North in the first round.
The Golden Valley girls earned an at-large bid and will play Rancho Alamitos in the first round of the Division 2A playoffs.
In college basketball, The Master’s College women beat Westmont, 68-46, in a matchup of top 10 teams in the NAIA.
The Master’s College, ranked No. 7 in the NAIA, led 35-21 at halftime. The Lady Mustangs improved to 20-6. Westmont, ranked No. 9 in the NAIA, dropped to 16-8.
The Master’s College men made it a sweep of Westmont, 85-84, in double overtime.
In the NBA, the Clipper lost to the visiting San Antonio Spurs, 113-103, in their first game back from the All Star break.
The Clippers are off to Minnesota for a game against the Timberwolves on Friday night.
In the Winter Olympics, David Wise won the first gold medal for the United States in halfpipe skiing.
The United States and the Netherlands are tied for the most medals in the Sochi Olympics with 20. Both countries have won six gold medals.
Many team sports competitions in both adult and youth leagues will not be allowed in California until at least Jan. 25, according to an announcement issued Monday by the California Department of Public Health.
Citing COVID-19 related health and safety concerns posed to student-athletes, coaches, and support staff, College of the Canyons teams will not participate in the upcoming California Community College Athletic Association Spring I 2021 season.
Five Point Holdings, LLC recently announced the sale of additional homesites at its Valencia community, previously known as Newhall Ranch, and the line-up of homebuilders for the first phase of the community.
As COVID-19 vaccination continues for health care workers and those over 65, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday California is looking to prioritize the next phases of vaccination efforts by age, rather than occupation.
Tejon Ranch Co. declared victory for its 8,000-acre Grapevine mixed-use development after a Kern County Superior Court judge ruled against an Arizona-based environmental group that dubbed the project “damaging.”
California Public Health officials lifted the regional Stay at Home Order statewide on Monday as Los Angeles County Public Health officials confirmed 43 new deaths and 6,642 new cases of confirmed COVID-19 countywide, and Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia reported five new deaths on Saturday and Monday.
Los Angeles County is set to align its health order with California's by the end of the week, as the state lifted its regional stay-at-home order statewide Monday, green-lighting the reopening of in-person outside dining and hair and nail salons, among other businesses.
Officials with the California Department of Public Health on Monday ordered the Regional Stay at Home Order lifted for all regions statewide, including the three regions that had still been under the order – San Joaquin Valley, Bay Area, and Southern California.
As another winter storm hit the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas, Interstate 5 was shut down through the Grapevine in "Operation Snowflake" Monday morning, with some lanes reopened by Monday afternoon.
Because of the recent rainfall, Los Angeles County Health Officer Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, is cautioning residents about beach water use due to bacteria, chemicals, debris, trash, and other public health hazards from city streets and mountain areas that are likely to contaminate ocean waters at and around discharging storm drains, creeks, and rivers.
Citing the case of a convicted child rapist, Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger said Friday she’s concerned there is a growing trend that the rights of victims of some of the most violent crimes are not being protected under District Attorney George Gascón’s administration.
Medical examiners with the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified Benjamin Marquez IV, 31, of Castaic, as the man killed in a solo-vehicle crash that left one dead and sent another to the hospital Saturday.
The COVID-19 crisis has trashed recycling efforts and instead generated an increase in plastic waste, according to a recent study, but Los Angeles County restaurants could soon be required to make adjustments related to disposable food ware in an effort to reduce waste.
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials on Friday confirmed 256 new deaths and 9,277 new cases of confirmed COVID-19 countywide, as Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia reported it's 107th death.
The Los Angeles County Library, in collaboration with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, is set to host a series of free virtual workshops running every other week on Fridays from January through June.