Athletics promotes Games of Trimester

The varsity boys’ basketball team, boys’ soccer, and girls’ water polo teams will be competing in matches against Chaminade High School in the second installment of the Games of the Trimester on Wednesday Jan. 9. The Games of the Trimester features several home sports games on a particular day in each trimester of the school […]

Girls’ soccer aims for 3rd Mission League title in 4 years

After winning the Mission League last year, the girls’ varsity soccer team is looking to repeat the success, while going farther in CIF. One of the dominant seniors, Hannah Lichtenstein ’13, has been out with a stress fracture in her foot and has been wearing a boot to prevent further injury. Lichtenstein said that the […]

Girls’ water polo seeks three-peat of CIF championship

Winner of the past two CIF Division IV championships, the girls’ water polo team now faces the challenge of completing a three-peat while moving up a division. When two-meter forward Morgan Hallock ’13 played for the team as a sophomore, the team had nine girls and no CIF championships in the program’s history. Now two […]

Girls’ golf prepares for League opponents

As the fall season gets underway, the members of the girls’ golf team are gearing up for their season’s biggest challenge when they face Mission League powerhouse Notre Dame on Oct. 11, according to rising senior Jessica Wibawa ’13. “Notre Dame has been our biggest competition for the past two seasons,” Wibawa said. The Knights, […]

Athletic department hires new director and swimming coach

By Leila Arzy and Rebecca Katz The Athletic Department hired Vince Orlando to serve as Harvard-Westlake’s new athletic director and Jonathan Carroll to head the swimming and diving program. Orlando worked as El Camino Real’s athletic director for the past four years. He managed 22 varsity sports for the Conquistadors and oversaw 13 City Section […]