Wolverines suffer third consecutive loss

The Wolverines suffered a third consecutive loss, falling 49-7 to St. Francis. For the third straight Friday night, the Wolverines defense was inconsistent, alternating between long scoreless stretches and quick touchdown drives.  After an early stalemate, the Golden Knights snapped the scoreless tie with a touchdown with 4:39 left in the first quarter.  This momentum […]

Football falls to St. Paul on Homecoming night

Football falls to St. Paul on Homecoming night

The Wolverines took the field Saturday night in front of their largest crowd of the season.  The student section was overflowing into the aisles, as fanatics in brand-new shirts chanted “Harvard-Westlake.” It took all of one drive to bring the team crashing down to earth. The St. Paul Swordsmen trounced the Wolverines 41-21 on Harvard-Westlake’s homecoming […]

Football team benefits from experienced leaders

Football team benefits from experienced leaders

The football team is looking to find the consistency that hasn’t always been there as it heads into league play with a 3-2 record. The squad’s season started off with two dominant wins: a 20-7 win at Birmingham High School and a 42-23 win over Jefferson High School in the Wolverines’ home opener. However, the […]

Wolverines’ shaky start leads to 42-21 defeat

Wolverines’ shaky start leads to 42-21 defeat

Old ghosts in run defense continued to haunt the Wolverines as the team dropped its penultimate non-league match 42-21 Friday night against the El Camino Real Conquistadors. The Conquistadors utilized a physical rushing attack to control the game, similar to how the Wolverines’ previous opponent, Garfield, leaned heavily on the inside run. Late in the second […]

Football falls to Garfield 38-31

Football falls to Garfield 38-31

“We’ve been here before!” captain Cam Welther ‘17 shouted, trying to rally his team.  The Wolverines had yet to score in the second half, while their opponents, the Garfield Bulldogs, had just seized a 31-28 lead with 21 unanswered points. “We’ve done this before!” Welther roared. On the ensuing kickoff, the Wolverines offense took possession […]

Football emerges victorious in first home game

Football emerges victorious in first home game

Before a raucous crowd of red-garbed Fanatics, the Wolverines defeated the Jefferson Democrats 42-23 in the team’s 2016 home opener Friday night. “We moved the ball very well on offense,” team captain Cam Welther ’17 said. “Wish we could have held them to zero, but it doesn’t always work out like that.” Although the Wolverines […]

Football names next season’s captains

The football team has named wide receiver Zac Harleston '17, offensive lineman Odin Hernandez '17, safety Max Robertson '17 and linebacker Cameron Welther '17 as the captains for the 2016 season.

The football team has named wide receiver Zac Harleston ’17, offensive lineman Odin Hernandez ’17, safety Max Robertson ’17 and linebacker Cameron Welther ’17  as the captains for the 2016 season. During the regular season, Harleston caught 11 passes for 114 yards and a touchdown. At the end of the year, he played on the […]

Football loses in quarterfinals

Football loses in quarterfinals

The Wolverines’ season came to an end Friday night after a 68-42 home loss in the second round of the CIF-SS playoffs. The squad ended the year with an overall record of 8-4 and an Angelus League record of 4-1. In the team’s first league game against St. Paul, the Wolverines overcame a three-touchdown deficit […]

Lancers defeat Wolverines 68-42 in playoff game

The Wolverines' season came to an end following a 68-42 loss to La Serna in the second round of the CIF-SS playoffs. The team finished with an overall record of 8-4 and 4-1 in the Angelus League.

Lancers defeat Wolverines 68-42 in playoff game

The Wolverines’ season came to an end following a 68-42 loss to La Serna in the second round of the CIF-SS playoffs. The team finished with an overall record of 8-4 and 4-1 in the Angelus League. The game marked the team’s second consecutive playoff appearance. The top-seeded Lancers got off to a good start […]