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High School Football Returns To The Santa Clarita Valley


After nearly a year-and-a-half off the field, high school football has returned to the Santa Clarita Valley, with several matchups planned over the coming weeks. The William S Hart Union High School District varsity teams are set to face off in a five-week season this spring, as high school sports were only recently allowed to resume competing as Los Angeles ...

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Hart School District Announces Most Outdoor Sports Can Resume ‘Immediately’

Four Santa Clarita Foothill League Players Named All-CIF Football Selections

The William S. Hart Union High School District released updated guidance for high school athletics in the Santa Clarita Valley on Tuesday, announcing that practices and competition for most outdoor sports can resume “immediately” thanks to decreased COVID-19 case rates in Los Angeles County. After receiving athletic protocol updates from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Los Angeles ...

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CIF Announces Return Of High School Cross Country Competitions In Purple Tier Counties

With the lifting of the Stay-At-Home Order in California, certain high school sports will be allowed to resume athletic competitions in Los Angeles County, according to a release from the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) State office on Monday. With the lifting of the Stay-at-Home Order in Southern California last week, and as a purple tier sport, Boys and Girls Cross ...

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CIF Reverses Stance On Simultaneous Club, High School Sports

Santa Clarita Volleyball Players Earn Four All-CIF Selections

In the event of a return to competition in high school sports, student-athletes will not be permitted to compete simultaneously in prep and club sports, according to a release from the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) State office on Wednesday. Previously, CIF officials had suspended their bylaws, which prevented high school athletes from participating on a club or travel team in ...

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CIF Southern Section Cancels Fall Sports Championships

The CIF Southern Section (CIF-SS) Fall Sports Championships have been canceled for the 2020-2021 school year, according to a statement from CIF-SS Commissioner of Athletics, Rob Wigod. The decision was made as part of an effort to provide the most opportunity for a return to play at some point, as the ongoing surge in COVID-19 cases has continued to keep ...

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CIF Issues Updated Season Schedule For High School Sports

Hart Girls Soccer Falls In Playoff Opener

The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) State office issued an update on the schedule for potential high school sports competition in the event a return to play became possible under the public health orders in place across the state. CIF officials continue to create plans in the event a return to competition becomes possible with an improvement in relevant COVID-19 metrics. ...

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Santa Clarita Athletes Make College Commitments With National Letters Of Intent

Santa Clarita Athletes Make College Commitments With National Letters Of Intent

A number of Santa Clarita high school athletes signed their National Letters of Intent in recent weeks, officially committing themselves to the colleges where they’ll continue their sports careers. The announcements have trickled in during the lead-up to college football’s early National Signing Day on Wednesday. National Signing Day is typically the first day a high school senior can officially ...

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CIF Cancels All State, Regional Championships For Fall High School Sports

Santa Clarita Sports Weekend Recap - October 7

All California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) State and Regional Championships for high school fall sports in California were canceled and all full practice and competition start dates were put on hold by the CIF State office on Tuesday. With COVID-19 cases surging in California and many counties still in the lowest tier of the state’s reopening plan, any guidelines for a ...

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Foothill League Fall Preseason Cancelled, League Play In Question

Turnovers Cost Saugus Football In Loss To St. Francis

Preseason play for the Foothill League has been canceled, with officials closely watching the state of the COVID-19 pandemic within Los Angeles County to determine whether or not they can hold league play for football, volleyball and cross country. Letter regarding Fall sports the Foothill League pic.twitter.com/u7fKpaoOKc — Hart Indians Athletics (@Hart_Athletics) November 20, 2020 Officials with Hart High School ...

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Return For High School Sports Competitions Unknown As Guidelines Update Postponed

Santa Clarita Student-Athletes Return To Conditioning

The release of updated youth sports guidelines in California has been postponed as many counties across the state have had to revert to more restrictive levels of California’s “Blueprint for a Safer Economy” reopening plan. The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) state office, which governs high school sports in California, had hoped to receive new guidelines to prepare for potential play ...

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