Softball coach steps up

New Head Coach Brittany Moeai looks to lead the softball team with her playing experience and fresh perspective on the game . Moeai attended Carson High School where she played Varsity Softball. As a four-year letterwinner, Moeai was a catcher through her junior year and a pitcher senior year. In 2011, she helped the Carson High […]

Squad looks toward CIF title win

Despite the departure of four senior leaders and the task of adapting to a new coach, the girls’ tennis squad hopes to return to the CIF finals for the third year in a row. Going into the new season, the squad will be under a new head coach, Jelena Durisic. Durisic had previously served as […]

New coach seeks to grow program and develop players

After five seasons under Head Coach Joe Aranda, the athletic department has hired Claire Rietmann-Grout as the new softball program head. Prior to coaching at Harvard-Westlake, Rietmann-Grout played college softball at Towson University and coached for four years at Immaculate Heart High School. “Coaching here is an incredible opportunity. We have the best support staff, […]

Baring it

By Lara Sokoloff Sophomores on the water polo team strutted through the quad during Activities Fair on Monday, Sept. 19, wearing only their Speedos and leaving little up to the imagination. “If I knew it was going to happen, I would have shut it down,” Head of Upper School Harry Salamandra said. “It was cute […]

Girls’ water polo loses 1st CIF game

By Cary Volpert The girls’ water polo squad did not let their season end after a crushing 20-19 triple overtime defeat to Whittier in the first round of CIF before winning the Mission League title and boasting a flawless 10-0 undefeated Mission League record first. The water polo crew sported a 17-6 overall record. Players […]

Girls' water polo aims to avenge CIF final loss

By Cary Volpert The girls’ water polo squad finds itself sitting atop the Mission League standings as it contends for a league title.  The team is 15-5 in overall, but is undefeated in Mission League play this year with an 8-0 record.  The group will have to win only one of the two remaining games […]

Athletics faculty learns CPR at workshop on campus

The athletic department received a three hour lesson on CPR in Chalmers last Tuesday. Physical Education Department Head Kimberly Hieatt, Athletic Director Darlene Bible and Head of Athletics Audrius Barzdukas instructed 95 coaches in lifesaving techniques. They had to correctly perform CPR on dummies and were instructed how to use defibrillators located around campus. Hieatt […]