Hilliard's career ends with fourth straight quarterfinal playoff loss

For three straight years, the CIF-SS Division 4AA quarterfinals had spelled doom for the Harvard-Westlake varsity boys’ basketball team; Gardena Serra in 2012, Bishop Montgomery in 2013, and Buckley in 2014 had all eliminated the squad in the third round of their year’s respective playoffs. Thanks to Mission Prep’s Quinton Adlesh ’15, the infamous streak lives on for […]

Basketball losing slide continues with league loss to Crespi

Behind dominant performances from stars DeAnthony Melton ’16 and Mitch Mykhalov ’16, and some spotty officiating in the second half, Crespi (17-6 overall, 6-2 in Mission League) turned a tight game at Harvard-Westlake into a blowout, as the Celts held the H-W varsity boys’ basketball team to its lowest scoring output since December 2007 in a 61-36 win […]

Wolverines fall in heartbreaking loss to rival Loyola

With Taper Gymnasium filled to its 1,000 person capacity for Friday night’s game against Loyola, the stage was set for the varsity boys’ basketball team to repeat its performance from a week ago and get its second consecutive upset win over a Mission League opponent. Unfortunately for the Wolverines, a few too many turnovers and […]

Wolverines drop tight league game against top-ranked Crespi

Another solid offensive performance from Alex Copeland ’15 and a career night from Aaron Glazer ’17 weren’t enough to propel the varsity boys’ basketball team to victory on Monday night, as the squad dropped a close 59-52 matchup to Crespi (13-4 overall, 2-0 in Mission League), the only undefeated team remaining in league play. Copeland […]

Basketball takes 3rd at Mira Costa tournament

Responding in a big way to its first loss of the season on Thursday, the varsity boys’ basketball team salvaged a 3rd place finish in its first at the Mira Costa Pacific Shores Tournament with an impressive 65-43 win over Gardena (3-2 overall, 0-0 in Marine League). Point guard Alex Copeland ’15 led the way […]