Santa Clarita Blue Heat
|Full name||Santa Clarita Blue Heat Football Club|
|Nickname(s)||The Blue Heat|
|Stadium||The Master's College
Santa Clarita, California
|Head Coach||Guilherme Mitrovitch|
|League||United Women's Soccer|
|2016||1st Western Division
Playoff: UWS Champions
Santa Clarita Blue Heat is an American women's soccer team, founded in 2008. The club was known as the Ventura County Fusion for its first two years of existence.
The team plays its home games at Valencia High School in Santa Clarita, California. During the Fusion days, they played at Bulldog Stadium on the grounds of Buena High School in the city of Ventura, California.
THe Blue Heat was a member of the United Soccer Leagues USL W-League, the second tier of women’s soccer in the United States and Canada. In 2016 the team joined the United Women's Soccer (UWS). The Blue Heat won the first UWS championship by defeating New Jersey Copa FC 2-1 in Santa Clarita on July 30, 2016.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Notable former players
|2008||2||USL W-League||7th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2009||2||USL W-League||6th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2010||2||USL W-League||5th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2011||2||USL W-League||1st, Western||Conference Final|
|2012||2||USL W-League||5th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2013||2||USL W-League||6th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2014||2||USL W-League||6th, Western||Did not qualify|
|2015||2||USL W-League||4th, Western||Did not qualify|
- "Santa Clarita 2, New Jersey 1 (2 OT)". United Women's Soccer (UWS). July 31, 2016. Retrieved July 31, 2016.
- "Santa Clarita Blue Heat win national championship". Mason Nesbitt. Santa Clarita Valley Signal. July 30, 2016. Retrieved August 15, 2016.