Saugus falls on blocked field goal

Saugus falls on blocked field goal

Cents comeback bid falls short By Brent Maranto For The Signal Missing its starting quarterback and challenged throughout its game Thursday night at College of the Canyons, the Saugus Centurions kept fighting back. But in the end, the Centurions’ fill-in quarterback and starting place kicker had his potential game-winning kick blocked and Saugus lost 34-32 ... Read More

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

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.
Foothill football: Centurions’ playoff push

Foothill football: Centurions’ playoff push

By Ernest StoneSignal Staff Writer Whether or not West Ranch’s defense was capable of a much-needed, late-game stop against Saugus is debatable.  Nonetheless, Wildcats head coach Sean O’Brien wasn’t willing to let what-if scenarios dictate the outcome of his team’s season finale, and chose to take control of the odds in a game that his ... Read More
A game for Cents to chew on

A game for Cents to chew on

Saugus has time to reflect after loss heading into bye By Michael GrandinettiFor The Signal After recapturing the lead on the first play of the fourth quarter, the Saugus High football team suffered a heartbreaking 28-21 loss to Taft High School Friday at College of the Canyons.

Cents run the table

Saugus gets huge rushing performances from Carbajal, Watt By Eric Smith PALMDALE —  Knight High of Palmdale head coach Cory Guilfoos didn’t hide. When the merciful second half was finally over, he was the first on the field to greet Saugus’ players and coaches in the handshake line.

Cents hold off pesky Buena

Saugus gets a big rushing performance from Carbajal By Ernie StoneFor The Signal After narrowly surviving a fourth quarter rally by a determined Buena team, Saugus football moved to 2-1 on the season with a 34-32 victory on Friday night at College of the Canyons. Supplying the majority of Friday night’s multiple momentum shifting plays ... Read More
Cents Open By Closing

Cents Open By Closing

Saugus’ late-game surge leads to come-from-behind victory over Burroughs to open SCV football season By Cary Osborne Signal Sports Editor In typical Saugus fashion, the Centurions ate clock. But Burroughs running back Zander Anding was eating away at the Saugus defense in a near-300-yard rushing performance.