By Paul Putignano Signal Staff Writer The CIF-Southern Section released the brackets Sunday for the Northern Division football playoffs. Now the second season starts and the Foothill League usually delivers. Though this year’s league season was unique.
[singlepic=4485,320,240,,left]By Cary Osborne Signal Sports Editor It’s as if they couldn’t wait any longer. Thus, whoever was in charge of the sound system at Cougar Stadium Friday night cued Freddie Mercury three seconds too early. It didn’t matter.
This Friday night, 2008 Saugus Football will be going after the outright Foothill League title against the Canyon Cowboys. The last one was 28 years ago!! It’s been a long time coming and for every one of you former players, who played under Coach Jason Bornn, take pride in the knowledge that you all played ... Read More
[singlepic=4255,320,240,,left] By Andrew Barlam For The Signal The Valencia High public address announcer gave it his best. Every free chance he stumbled onto, from the first quarter through the fourth, he reminded the crowd to stay off the field for the conclusion of Friday’s showdown between Valencia and Saugus.
By Paul Putignano Signal Staff Writer On Halloween night, the only thing scarier than the holiday itself was the play of the Centurions. Saugus devastated Golden Valley Friday night on the campus of College of the Canyons, improving its league record to 3-0 by a score of 42-7.
I just wanted to send out a reminder that at this Friday night’s game against Golden Valley (10/31/2008), the Blue Star Mothers will be collecting items for the troops. They are planning on packing up Christmas boxes for the troops on November 8th. So this is the last week that Saugus Football and their families ... Read More
By Bruce Bourquin Signal Senior Writer When West Ranch took a 14-8 lead over Saugus on Friday at Dr. Paul A. Priesz Stadium at Valencia High School, many thought an upset was in the making. It did not From that point on, the game belonged to the Centurions.
By Paul Putignano Signal Staff Writer As Hart and Saugus met up on Friday night at College of the Canyons, neither team thought of their 2-3 starts, rather, the clean slate that comes with league play. Nonetheless, the loser might face a long road to the Foothill League’s cellar. The Centurions made sure they were ... Read More
By Paul Putignano Signal Staff Writer On Friday night, Saugus welcomed one of the Southern Section’s perennial powerhouses to town as the Crespi Celts invaded Cougars Stadium on the campus of College of the Canyons. For the Centurions, a loss could cause their season to spiral out of control while a win could get the ... Read More
Great offense was not enough to slow down Notre Dame Prep Friday night as Saugus fell for the second week in a row. Despite outstanding perfromances by senior quarterback Desi Rodriguez and senior runing back Ryan Zirbel, the Centurions fell 52-28 on the road against one of the toughest teams in the Southern Section.
By Paul Putignano Signal Staff Writer Offense was abundant in the first quarter of Saugus’ matchup with Alemany, but a lackluster second half and controversy proved to be just what the Warriors needed on Friday night. With the 27-20 victory, Alemany (3-0) avenged last year’s blowout loss at home to the Centurions behind the stellar ... Read More
The Centurions played another hard fought game, but came up a touchdown short. Another stellar performance by Desi Rodriguez and the offense scoring on touchdowns by Ryan Zirbel & Desi with a two point conversion by Kollin DePew. Defense was awesome with Mario Lara, Daniel Cordova and Robert Donathan leading the way and Joe Rojales ... Read More