Cents keep rolling in playoffs

By Michael GrandinettiFor The Signal For the first time in five years, the Saugus Centurions football team is headed to the CIF-Southern Section Northern Division semifinals. Behind a stout defensive performance, and 100-yard rushing game from Reid Rupe, the Centurions defeated the Mira Costa Mustangs of Manhattan Beach 13-0 Friday at Canyon High’s Harry Welch ... Read More

Saugus breaks loose on Golden Valley

By Jon SteinFor The Signal The Saugus Centurions were visibly frustrated after their Oct. 25 loss to Hart. On Friday night at Canyon High School, the Centurions made sure they were the ones causing the frustration. Behind a bruising rushing attack and an uncharacteristically efficient passing effort, Saugus turned a tight first quarter into a ... Read More

Valencia surges late on Saugus

By Cary OsborneSignal Sports Editor The four-time defending Foothill League champion Valencia Vikings can be content with a 38-24 win over the Saugus Centurions on Friday at College of the Canyons. But they’re not content with much else after both teams’ league opener. Four personal fouls, little running game, inconsistency in the passing game and ... Read More

Centurions drop tight one to Camarillo

Saugus’ late-game drive falls short. By Ernie StoneFor The Signal CAMARILLO — Down by four points with 3:23 remaining in the fourth quarter, Saugus Centurions running back Blake Austin dove over right tackle at the 1-yard line to give his team what appeared to be a game-clinching first-and-goal opportunity against a reeling Camarillo Scorpions football ... Read More

Can’t count Centurions out in win over Ventura

By Dan AgnewSignal Staff Writer VENTURA — Even when the bounces don’t go in favor of the Saugus Centurions, they’re still finding ways to win. The Centurions shook off a disastrous start against the Ventura Cougars and ended up grinding out a 20-17 comeback victory on Friday night at Ventura High School. This was after ... Read More

No Rupe, no problem for Saugus

Buena provides few troubles for Saugus in a Centurions’ rout By Brent MarantoFor The Signal Without senior running back Reid Rupe to turn to, Saugus High School junior quarterback Chris Hamilton picked up the slack and then some, throwing for three scores and rushing for another and helping the Centurions completely dismantle Buena of Ventura ... Read More

Saugus football hurt by flags in loss

Saugus commits 11 penalties in second half By Ernie StoneFor The Signal SIMI VALLEY — The Saugus Centurions football team was unable to overcome numerous penalties on Friday night at Simi Valley High School, falling 31-28 to a determined Pioneer squad. Early on, the Centurions controlled the game, keeping the up tempo Simi Valley offense ... Read More

Saugus football takes step forward

Saugus scores 36 unanswered points to run away with win By Michael GrandinettiFor The Signal CALABASAS — In the first half, the Saugus Centurion football team looked like the inexperienced group from 2012. In the second half, it looked like the team poised to take a giant step forward in 2013.

2013 Passing Tournament

Come on out this Friday and Saturday to Central Park in Saugus for some high-flying, 7-on-7 passing tournament action at the Saugus Football 12th Annual Under-the-Lights summer passing tournament.  We will have 24 varsity teams and 16 JV teams competing throughout the 2 days with plenty of exciting match ups.  Varsity pool play begins at ... Read More