Track and Field wins starting meets of season

Both boys’ and girls’ track and field teams are poised to go deep into CIF prelims and finals this season, with a strong roster and stronger bond all around. Their first meet against Crossroads, Brentwood and Pacifica Christian went extremely well, with the boys scoring 82 points and the girls scoring 100 points against the […]

Ryan Ruiz ’16 wins Mission League (video)

Ryan Ruiz ’16 wins Mission League (video)

It’s the Mission League finals, and Ryan Ruiz ’16 is doing everything he can to hold down his Bishop Amat opponent. He leads 5-4.  If he can hold down his opponent for just one minute, he will become the 132-pound weight class Mission League Champion. With every passing second, Ruiz gets more tired. The Bishop […]

Cross Country wins CIF

Cross Country wins CIF

The boys’ Cross Country team won Division IV CIF-SS and qualified for California State Finals, which will take place in Fresno on Nov. 28. “We are all incredibly excited about going to state,” Nate Hollander ’17 said. “We were expecting to go to state, but not as the Southern Section champions. I don’t think anybody expected […]

Wrestling has high hopes for season

The Wolverine wrestling team has no room for bickering between teammates. If there is a problem, it can be settled on the mat, but the disagreement ends there. That’s probably a good thing considering the Wolverines only have five wrestlers this year. A combination of losing wrestlers to graduation, other sports and other schools, the […]

Football defeats Mayfair 13-12 in the first round of CIF-SS playoffs

Football defeats Mayfair 13-12 in the first round of CIF-SS playoffs

The Wolverines beat the Monsoons 13-12 advancing to the second round of the CIF Southern Section playoffs. Alex Barnum ’16 played a key role in stopping Mayfair’s passing attack, coming up with two key interceptions. During a early second-half drive, Barnum recovered a fumble and returned it to the Mayfair 3-yard line. The Wolverines’ offense failed […]

The rise of eSports: Virtual hats and a multi-billion dollar industry

The rise of eSports: Virtual hats and a multi-billion dollar industry

With the rising popularity of video games around the world many gamers have become involved in competitive gaming. Most Esports, the term for competitive gaming, have fans watching games on streaming sites like Twitch.tv, but recently Esport leagues have signed deals with major television broadcast companies in the United States and abroad. Esports is a […]

Cross country experiences early season success

All four cross country teams have had early successes this season, with the girls’ team placing fourth and the boys’ team seventh at the Palos Verdes Invitation Oct. 3. Previously, the girls’ teams placed first and boys’ team second in the Mission League cluster Sept. 22. “That was the first opportunity to run against the […]