Athletics shifts to mobile

Athletics shifts to mobile

The Harvard-Westlake athletics department released a new HW Athletics App which will allow members of the community to track their favorite Wolverine players and teams. “What we’re finding is that in order to engage with our community, we have to understand trends,” Athletic Director Jason Kelly said. “People don’t go to websites anymore and some […]

School employs new athletics assistant

School employs new athletics assistant

Julianna Hicks joined the athletics department full-time as the executive assistant to the Head of Athletics after working part-time for the girls’ and boys’ volleyball programs. She started the position Jan. 3, replacing Alyxis Trujillo. As executive assistant, Hicks manages the front desk of the athletics department and performs tasks for the coaches and athletic […]

Monday Morning Huddle and Coaching Covenants Introduced

The Athletic Department has introduced a weekly department-wide meeting called the Monday Morning Huddle. “With increased frequency, our hope is that we will be able to discuss topics with more depth,” said Terry Barnum, Head of Athletics, in an email. The meetings will give program heads an opportunity to come together to discuss coaching-related topics, […]

Jonathan Martin '08 leaves Miami Dolphins, Athletics Department responds

Former Wolverine football lineman and NFL Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin ’08 left the Dolphins Thursday, reportedly due to personal issues after being pranked by his Miami teammates in the team cafeteria. The Harvard-Westlake Athletics Department issued a statement Friday voicing its support for the alumnus. “Harvard-Westlake is extremely proud of Jonathan Martin and […]

Athletics department to stream sports games

Spearheaded by new athletic director Jason Kelly, the athletics department will livestream home sports games throughout the 2013-2014 school year. The department will first stream football games, beginning with the football home opener against Loyola Aug. 30. Kelly, who was hired to replace Vince Orlando as Athletic Director July 2, instituted a similar program as […]