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Most people would probably associate trap-shooting with a grizzly, flannel-wearing, pick-up truck-driving man’s man. But a 17-year-old, red nail-polish wearing high school girl from Valencia might just have an impact on changing that common misconception. With a top finish in her next competition, she could find herself on the U.S. Olympic trap-shooting team and competing […]

Cougar volleyball gets set for playoff debut
Cougar volleyball gets set for playoff debut

It was another very successful regular season for the COC Womens Volleyball team, as the Cougars ran wild on their opposition winning their third straight Western State Conference championship.

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Local football players attempting to impact Arizona football

All Arizona State University athletes have one thing in common — they are Sun Devils. Three of those football players they have another thing in common — besides being first year Sun Devils, they are from the Santa Clarita Valley. Photo by Tyler Rubin for Cougar News

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Viking Tennis: end of an era?

The Valencia Vikings won the Foothill League title for 8 straight years until the 2014 season.

High hopes for COC’s pitcher

COC was just the beginning for starting pitcher, Collin Dudley.

Herrick’s hard work defines Cougars

Meeting up with head women’s basketball coach, Greg Herrick I was able to find out the handwork beneath the talent. Greg Herrick has been coaching for COC as the women’s head coach for 23 years and coaching for a total of 37 years. He found his love for coaching at a young age, and with […]

Wings for Life: Making It’s Way Back To Santa Clarita

Wings for Life World Run Returns to Santa Clarita in 2015 as 1 of 35 Global Race Locations to help raise awareness for spinal cord injury.

U.S. Olympian Vonn talks Wings for Life, support of race

United States Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn spoke to Cougar News reporters about her support for the 2015 Wings for Life World Run in Santa Clarita.

Santa Clarita native, Super Bowl champ Shane Vereen given key to the city

Historic firsts continue to blaze trails in Santa Clarita as Shane Vereen, Super Bowl Champion and SCV resident par excellence, was presented the key to the city during a luncheon hosted by the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce. A celebration of accomplishment, arising with Vereen’s success as a Santa Clarita young scholar athlete with a […]

Cougar Baseball: More than just a game

Cougar baseball players live by the definition of team — a group of people with different skills and tasks who work together toward a common goal with meshing functions and mutual support.

Foothill League teams battle, Valencia increases league lead

In Foothill League action last week, Saugus nearly held their own against West Ranch, a major play gave Valencia the win over Canyon, and Hart pitched their way to victory against Golden Valley. Saugus vs West Ranch (click for highlights) The West Ranch Wildcats snuck by Saugus on Friday with a two-run home run by […]

COC baseball season in full swing

With an eye on challenging Mission College for the conference title and a loftier goal of the state title, the COC baseball team has hit the halfway mark of the season 7-5.  Cougar News reporter Andrew Gold caught up with one of the Cougar’s starters, J.C. Cloney who discussed the team’s ambitions and progress with […]

How budget cuts affect COC’s sports programs

COC’s athletic departments have suffered from budget cuts over the past years leading to a struggle for student athletes to raise funds for their sports program.

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