Boys’ tennis wins CIF-SS DI championship

Boys’ tennis wins CIF-SS DI championship

In a fitting end to a dominant season, the boys’ tennis team defeated Peninsula 10-8 on May 19 to win the CIF-SS DI championship. The CIF-SS DI Finals saw the No. 1 ranked team of Peninsula square off against the No. 2 ranked team of Harvard-Westlake. The Peninsula squad, which had gone 1-1 with HW […]

Q&A with Terry Barnum, Head of Athletics

What does the title of Head of Athletics entail? Succinctly, I am responsible for the athletic programs from 7th through twelfth grade. That includes the coaches. That includes staff. That includes the kids when they’re playing sports. I am the division head for the Athletic Department at Harvard-Westlake grades seven through 12. What that looks […]

Wolverines lose in Division I championship game

Wolverines lose in Division I championship game

Not a word. Not a sound. Just blank stares and some tears for a Wolverine baseball team realizing that their Cinderella season had come to an end. Murrieta Mesa had spoiled Harvard-Westlake’s attempts to win their second CIF-SS Division I Championship in the last four years. Just to get to this situation, the Wolverines who […]

New players, same goal

The boys’ water polo team enters a new season having won 37 consecutive games and back-to-back CIF Southern Section Division I Championships. Despite past accomplishments, this season’s squad refuses to rest on its proverbial laurels, Head of Aquatics Brian Flacks said. “The thing that I love about the team this year is that I never […]

Boys' tennis team falls short in CIF Final

The boys’ tennis team suffered a 14-4 defeat to Los Alamitos in the finals of the CIF-SS Division I Playoffs May 22 at the Claremont Club. After an extremely close first round, the two teams were tied three wins apiece. From that point onward, however, the Wolverines collapsed, failing to win a single match in […]

Squad seals 19th consecutive league title

Despite having a young roster with only one senior, the girls’ water polo team is cruising to a 19th consecutive league championship, and an eighth undefeated Mission League season in a row. The squad has already clinched a Mission League championship with a 17-7 overall record and a 10-0 start in league play, and if […]

Burroughs tournament championship extends girls' streak to 7 games

The varsity girls’ basketball team capped off a seven-game winning streak with a 38-28 victory over Burroughs High School in the Burroughs Tournament championship Dec. 13. The matchup was the team’s fifth game in five days, and the tired girls had to rely on defense to win, Head Coach Melissa Hearlihy said. The low score […]

Girls finish 10th at State Finals

The girls’ varsity cross country team finished 10th in the California State Final. Jack Stovitz ’16 represented the Wolverines in the California Cross Country State Meet, finishing 60th out of 192 runners. London Alexander ’18 led the girls with a 45th place finish and a time of 19 minutes and 51 seconds. Casey Crosson ’17 […]

Wolverines clinch Sunset League title

The field hockey team secured their third straight Sunset League championship today, defeating Glendora High School 2-1. The two goals were scored by Mia Reilly ’18 and Maddie Oswald ’15. So far this season, the squad is undefeated in league play, and is only one game away from not losing a game in Sunset League […]