Survivor Winners at War breakdown: Episode 7

Survivor Winners at War breakdown: Episode 7

Welcome to the weekly Survivor: Winners at War breakdown and award ceremony, our second of the year.  After another big elimination, most of the old-schoolers have been sent to the Edge of Extinction (and one even left completely). With a merge on the horizon, let’s get into where things stand now. Spoilers below. Most Valuable […]

Survivor Winners at War breakdown: episode 6

Welcome everyone, to the first edition of our Survivor: Winners at War breakdown. With everything that’s happening in the world, everybody could use a good distraction. Here, weekly, we will recap each episode, handing out weekly awards that are more valuable and prestigious than winning the two million dollars the winner receives. These are awarded […]

Girls basketball uses strong first half to advance in CIF State Playoffs

Girls basketball uses strong first half to advance in CIF State Playoffs

The girls basketball team defeated Marlborough High School 65-50 March 5, advancing to the quarterfinal of CIF State playoffs. Previous Games In its last game, the squad defeated North Torrance High School 66-54 after pulling away in the fourth quarter. Forward Kiki Iriafen ’21 finished with 20 points for the Wolverines, while guard Melissa Zozulenko […]

Next Man Up

Next Man Up

Over the past five years, the boys’ basketball team has lost class after class of high profile talent, with several stars, including two current NCAA Division I players, transferring after short stints with the team. Since winning the CIF Division IV State Championship in 2016, the Wolverines should have been crippled by the loss of […]

The Issue: Mental Illness

The Issue: Mental Illness

The increased awareness of mental illness in professional sports has changedthe way athletes talk about mental healthas a societal issue. Addressing the Stigma: In the early months of 2018, two NBA players made waves when stories were released about them. But these weren’t the normal articles in the sports news cycle; it was two well-known […]

Boys’ Basketball takes home back-to-back Mission League Tournament gold

Boys’ Basketball takes home back-to-back Mission League Tournament gold

The Boys’ Basketball team won its second consecutive Mission League Championship last night, defeating Chaminade College Preparatory 81-66. The Wolverines got off to a hot start, beginning the game on a 9-0 run, a lead they would never relinquish. Brase Dottin’s 19 leads the Wolverine to the Mission League Championship! Hooks had 16, Thrower with […]

Debate team organizes debateLA Round Robin Challenge

The debate team hosted the annual Harvard-Westlake Debates tournament from Jan. 16 to 20. The event consisted of two separate parts, with the debateLA Round Robin Challenge beginning Jan. 16, and the larger competition commencing Jan. 18. Members of the school’s team were allowed to compete in both competitions but were not permitted to advance […]