Wolverines fall to nationally ranked Corona Del Mar

Entering Tuesday night’s game against Corona Del Mar — the highest ranked squad in the western half of the United States according to LaxPower’s computer rankings — on a three-game winning streak, the varsity lacrosse team certainly had some swagger building as the end of the regular season neared. Despite an eventual loss, it’s fair to say […]

Wolverines hold off Oak Park, take second straight win

If there was ever any doubt about the status of attackman Roman Holthouse ’15 during the varsity lacrosse team’s 1-3 homestretch in late March, those issues are certainly resolved by now. The 2014 co-Mission League Player of the Year is back. Holthouse carried the Wolverines’ offense with his second seven-goal game in as many weeks, […]

Thompson, lacrosse team set school records in blowout over Chaminade

With a 19-day layoff since its last game, starting attackman Paul Rodriguez ’18 still absent due to a leg injury, starting goalie Troy Hattler ’17 unavailable due to illness, and even Head Coach Alex Weber not present for the varsity lacrosse team, Tuesday night’s Mission League rematch against Chaminade seemed to have potential to be a […]

Wolverines can't get revenge, fall to Crespi by one goal

All offseason long, the varsity lacrosse team had waited for this. In May 2014, the top-seeded Wolverines faced the eighth-seeded Crespi in a second-round matchup of the CIF Southern Section Northern Division playoffs, and were stunned by the Celts in a 9-7 matchup that eliminated Harvard-Westlake from title contention. “Remembering two losses to Crespi [including […]

Revamped squad succeeds early, enters massive matchup with Palos Verdes

Despite losing two former LaxPower High School All-American selections to graduation in midfielders Noah Pompan ‘14 and Jack Temko ‘14, the varsity lacrosse team has still established itself as a title contender in the CIF Southern Section Northern Division. The team holds a 4-1 overall start to the season and 1-1 record in Mission League […]

Lacrosse opens season with non-league blowout over Culver City

In the opening matchup of the 2014-15 season, the varsity lacrosse team proved worthy of its lofty preseason ranking, using a dominant offensive performance to crush Culver City (0-2 overall, 0-0 in Ocean League) on the road by a score of 22-6 on Wednesday night. The Wolverines, ranked 3rd in the MaxLaxLA preseason coaches’ poll despite a second-round […]