Saugus football concentrating on fundamentals for Ventura game

Saugus football concentrating on fundamentals for Ventura game

By Jonathan Smith for The Signal SCV Saugus High football will get a chance to start the season 3-1 start this Friday when the face Ventura on the road Friday night. Last week, the Centurions won a close game, 29-27, against Buena of Ventura. Cents are 2-1 in the season. “We’re progressing each week,” said coach Jason ... Read More
 
Saugus football doesn’t settle

Saugus football doesn’t settle

By Haley Sawyer for The Signal Some prep football teams have notoriously explosive secondaries. Others have a star quarterback. Another team might have tradition. But when it comes to this year’s Saugus team, how do you single out a “wow” factor? “It’s not something you can really see,” said quarterback Nathan Eldridge. “It’s something you have ... Read More
 
Saugus football comes up short

Saugus football comes up short

By Mason Nesbitt for The Signal LONG BEACH — Needing a two-point conversion to tie the score and wanting to catch Wilson High of Long Beach off guard, Saugus High hurried to the line and snapped the ball with an urgency it possessed for most of the second half. Centurion Amir Bishop had returned the second-half ... Read More
 
Saugus football travels to face Crescenta Valley

Saugus football travels to face Crescenta Valley

By Mason Nesbitt Saugus High wide receiver Jared Pane knows that stats and game film never tell the whole story. The senior said Thursday night, on the eve of the Centurions’ CIF-Southern Section Division 6 first-round playoff game, that Crescenta Valley’s preleague loss to Golden Valley — a team Saugus beat — isn’t relevant eight ... Read More
 
4 Foothill League football teams earn CIF berths

4 Foothill League football teams earn CIF berths

When the CIF-Southern Section released its at-large football playoff selections Sunday morning, there was at least one name that had never been there before. Golden Valley will make its first-ever playoff appearance, one of five non-guaranteed selections in Division 7. The Grizzlies’ playoff pairing is expected to be released at 11:30 a.m. The first round of ... Read More
 
Saugus football goes back to the basics against Canyon

Saugus football goes back to the basics against Canyon

By Mason Nesbitt – October 27, 2016, 10:42 pm Asked a simple question, Canyon High football coach Rich Gutierrez provided a simple answer. Is Saugus High’s offense better than it showed in a 28-7 loss to Valencia last week? “Absolutely,” Gutierrez said Thursday as his team prepares to play the ... Read More
 
Saugus football goes 7-0 by a sliver

Saugus football goes 7-0 by a sliver

By Haley Sawyer (The Signal) – http://www.signalscv.com/2016/10/14/saugus-goes-7-0-sliver/ After leading his team to a 17-16 victory against West Ranch, Nathan Eldridge stood on the sidelines crying. The Centurions are now 7-0, something the team has never accomplished. “It’s tears of joy,” the junior quarterback said. “I’m just proud of the team. The game ... Read More