Santa Clarita Sports Report: September 21, 2015 – The Hart Indians handled visiting Muir with ease at Cougar Stadium, 47-12. Star tailback Nelson James did the damage on the ground, totaling four touchdowns in the victory as Hart remains undefeated.
Still struggling on offense, the Saugus Centurions were blanked by Ventura, 20-0. Seven turnovers on offense spelled doom for the Centurions.
After starting 2-0, the West Ranch Wildcats (2-2) have been in a world of hurt the last two weeks, being outscored by a combined 78 points (99-21) after Thousand Oaks handled them, 43-7. They’ll look to rebound this week on the road at Oxnard.
Valencia (1-2) finally got in the win column, crushing Highland on the road, 42-7. They should be able to climb back to .500 this week when they face 0-3 Santa Monica.
In Friday’s most exciting contest, the Golden Valley Grizzlies (3-1) completed a furious comeback scoring three touchdowns in the final 90 seconds of regulation at Agoura. The Grizzlies defense forced a vicious seven turnovers in the 35-20 triumph.
The Cougars (3-0) keep finding ways to win, completing an undefeated mark in the non-conference portion of their schedule Saturday evening with a 28-21 victory against Santa Ana. Last week was defense, this week was offense where the Cougars totaled 447 yards (including 185 on the ground) and got off an impressive 85 plays.
TMC Mustangs’ soccer was at it again Saturday afternoon, taking down former GSAC opponent Concordia 3-1 and improving to 6-1-1 on the season. Humphrey Mahowa is on fire, scoring his 6th and 7th goals of the season. Up next for the Mustangs is the GSAC opener against No. 8 Vanguard on Wednesday.
The Lady Mustangs (3-4-1) weren’t so fortunate against Concordia, as they fell 4-1. They will be looking to get back on track in GSAC play Tuesday, as they take on No. 12 Vanguard.
In women’s volleyball, the Mustangs moved to 11-5 on the year after disposing of San Diego Christian in four sets. They also will be taking on Vanguard on the road Tuesday.
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Outside the Foothill League, Santa Clarita Christian dominated Horizon Christian, 49-7, thanks to junior Tristan Miller’s excellent quarterbacking. The Cardinals QB threw for 390 yards and six touchdowns against two interceptions for a 108.5 passer rating.
The Dodgers dropped 2 of 3 this weekend in a home series with the Pittsburgh Pirates, both one run losses. Tonight starts the final portion of the schedule before postseason play, which means 14 straight games against NL West rivals, starting with the Diamondbacks at Chavez Ravine. First pitch is at 7:10pm.
Long after the final whistle of Saturday’s CIF-Southern Section Division 2 girls soccer championship, Saugus High teammates stuck around to give junior defender Alina Bench some words of encouragement.
The California Interscholastic Federation has renewed a multi-year agreement with GoFan as the official digital ticketing partner to provide touchless, digital ticketing solutions to high schools and state-wide post season play across California.
Los Angeles County Public Works was lauded this week for outstanding work in civil engineering and public infrastructure, including the Bouquet Canyon Road project, from local branches of the American Society of Civil Engineers and American Public Works Association.
The Department of Motor Vehicles announced it is offering eligible Californians a free REAL ID upgrade for a limited time for anyone who received a driver's license or identification card during the pandemic.
The California Highway Patrol is partnering with 11 other highway patrols, state patrols and state police agencies for the Western States Traffic Safety Coalition traffic safety campaign beginning Friday, giving motorists “a dozen reasons not to speed.”
The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District has launched its summer campaign, “One Less Mosquito, One Less Worry” during National Mosquito Control Awareness Week to encourage residents to make mosquito control a part of their daily routine.
During the second day of testimony during the preliminary hearing for Noel Fisher, the Stevenson Ranch resident and Grammy-winning producer arrested on suspicion of 26 counts of sexual assault and/or rape, the second victim to testify alleged that he grabbed her arm and forced her face down into the cushion of a car seat.
After a state-appointed committee shared a controversial plan to realign the justice system, which would place all of L.A. County’s juvenile offenders in two local camps, local legislators shared their views on their votes for the bills that made the plan possible.