In a widely anticipated battle between two high-powered water polo teams, the No. 1 ranked Wolverines defeated the Mater Dei Monarchs 10-9 to maintain an undefeated record. The first quarter ended with a single goal scored by Keller Maloney ’18. The Wolverines have a reputation as a defensive-minded team, and rely on team defense and preparation. Coach […]
The boys’ water polo team overcame the Orange Lutheran Lancers 7-6 in front of the homecoming crowd to remain undefeated with a 19-0 record. The Lancers took the early lead, scoring two quick goals in the opening minutes before UCLA commit Luke Henriksson ’17 was able to put the wolverines on the scoreboard late in […]
The Wolverines hosted the inaugural S&R Sport Elite 8 water polo tournament from Sept. 15-17. In addition to Harvard-Westlake, Mater Dei, Huntington Beach, Loyola, Sacred Heart (Atherton), Miramonte, Aguora, and Cathedral Catholic participated, making it one of the most prestigious high school water polo tournaments in the country. HWTV was there to capture it all.
The 2016 boys’ water polo squad is missing some conspicuous figures from the previous year—influential seniors whose departures must be compensated for. The task is not a new one for Head of Aquatics Brian Flacks ’06. “I think that every year every team comes with that kind of challenge, of finding the new us and […]
The boys’ water polo team defeated rival Mater Dei 8-4 in the California State High School Water Polo Championship Finals on July 17. The team was successful despite center Felix Brozyna-Vilim ’17 being kept out of play due to a knee injury. Luke Henriksson ’17 lead in scoring with 5 goals while goalie Sam Krutnog ’18 […]
The Daily News named center Ben Hallock ’16 Player of the Year for the second year in a row after leading the Harvard-Westlake water polo team to a 24-3 record. “Winning player of the year for the second straight year was simply amazing and was a feat I couldn’t have accomplished without my teammates over the […]
The boys’ water polo team came up just short in the CIF-SS Division 1 championship game, falling 9-8 to Mater Dei High School. Alec Mendelsohn ‘17 scored 3 goals in the third quarter for the Wolverines, but the two-time defending champs were shut out in the fourth quarter. What Mendelsohn believed to be the most […]
The Wolverines downed the Irvine Vaqueros 20-6 in the first round of the 2015 Division 1 CIF-Southern Section Ford Boys Water Polo Championships.
The Wolverines downed the Irvine Vaqueros 20-6 in the first round of the 2015 Division 1 CIF-Southern Section Ford Boys Water Polo Championships. RECAP Three goals in the opening three minutes from Felix Brozyna-Vilim ’17 got the Wolverines off to a hot start–it was the only hot thing about the noticeably brisk Wednesday evening at […]
The Boys’ Varsity Water Polo team starts their CIF Playoff run against Irvine High School today at 4 p.m. After finishing 21-2 Overall, the team looks to recapture their past success, and make it back to another CIF Finals game.
How did you start playing water polo and when did you know it was your sport? I started playing water polo when I was nine; I think it was fourth grade. I was previously super interested in travel sports: basketball and baseball. But my parents wanted me to take a season off of the regular […]