Wolverines drop first game of season, fall to Mira Costa

In the final pool play game of the Mira Costa Pacific Shores Tournament, the varsity boys’ basketball team couldn’t top the tournament’s host and defending champion, losing 67-59 in a game on Thursday night and ceding the “Pool A” championship to the Mustangs in the process. Mira Costa (3-0 overall, 0-0 in Bay League) jumped on […]

Basketball rolls in second consecutive blowout win

Behind dominant two-way performances from its two senior guards, the Wolverine basketball team cruised to its second straight victory, defeating Carson (0-3 overall, 0-0 in Marine League) 73-39 in a pool play game at the Mira Costa Pacific Shores Tournament today. Offensively, point guard Alex Copeland ’15 was successful scoring and passing, dropping 25 points and 7 […]

Basketball opens season with dominant tournament win

In the season opener for the 2014-15 varsity boys’ basketball team, the squad soundly defeated Culver City High School (0-1 overall, 0-0 in Ocean League play) by a score of 61-31 in both teams’ first game of the 2014 Mira Costa Pacific Shores Tournament today. Guards Ali Iken ’17 and Spencer Perryman ’15 proved that they’re […]

Retooled boys' basketball squad strives to improve

Losing three of its four leading scorers from last season in Derick Newton ‘14 (19.7 PPG, 6.6 RPG), Bryan Polan ‘14 (11.9 PPG, 7.1 RPG), and Mike Sheng ‘14 (11.1 PPG, 3.8 APG, 2.6 RPG), and facing the transfers of three underclassmen varsity players in Daniel Schreier ’17 (to Santa Monica High School), Nick Medavoy […]

Girls' golf season comes to end with 10th place finish

Looking to advance to the CIF Southern Section team finals for the first time since 2012, the varsity girls’ golf team came up short, finishing in 10th place at the CIF-SS Northern Division Team Finals for the second consecutive year, with a score of 453 for its top five golfers over 18 holes at the […]

Girls' golf repeats with 2nd place league finish

While the varsity girls’ golf team improved dramatically from their 2013 performance, they couldn’t quite close the gap separating themselves from longtime rival Sherman Oaks Notre Dame. The Wolverines took second place to the Knights in the eight-team Mission League Finals, finishing with a score of 415 strokes for the 18-hole round at the Harding-Wilson […]

Boys’, girls’ athletic programs make top 5 in CIF-SS Commissioner’s Cup rankings

Recognized for their success during the 2013-14 school year, Harvard-Westlake Athletics placed in the top five of the CIF Southern Section Commissioner’s Cup rankings for both boys and girls. The Commissioner’s Cup is a year-long competition that rewards athletic programs in the CIF-SS for cumulative success in all sports. Neither the Wolverine boys nor girls […]

Taylor ’04 featured in NBA video game

Shooting guard Bryce Taylor ’04 has been included in the popular basketball video game NBA 2K15, as his FC Bayern Munich team, which plays in the German “Basketball Bundesliga,” is an option for players of the video game to use in action. Taylor averaged 8.5 points and 3.5 rebounds per game in 23.5 minutes during […]