Water Polo wins season opener

The boys’ water polo team started their season with a 21-4 victory over Murrieta Valley High School. Ben Hallock ’16 scored  six goals and Luke Henriksson ’17 scored three goals in the first half to contribute to the Wolverines’ 15-1 lead at halftime. In the second half, Duncan Froomer ’16 and Felix Brozyna-Vilim ‘17 scored […]

7 water polo players make All-CIF Teams

Attacker Johnny Hooper ’15 and center Ben Hallock ’15 have been named CIF Division 1 co-players of the year in boys’ water polo. The All-CIF teams, which were announced Monday, also include Raphael Raede ’15 and Harvard-bound goalkeeper Anthony Ridgley ’15. Attacker Mario Saito ’15, attacker Evan Rosenfeld ’17 and attacker Luke Henriksson ’17 were […]

Wolverines ease through first round of playoffs

Irvine scored the first and last goals of the Wednesday’s match, but the Harvard-Westlake boys’ water polo team scored the 23 goals in between in the 23-2 rout at Copses Family Pool. Irvine struck first with a goal off a set play a minute and a half into the first quarter, which woke up the […]

Boys' Water Polo sharp in season opener

Backed by a dominant performance from Johnny Hooper ’15, the Wolverines cruised to an easy 15-7 win over Murrieta Valley in yesterday’s season opener at Copses Family Pool. Hooper led the team in scoring with five goals. Ben Hallock ’16 had three, and Duncan Froomer ’16 and Warren Snyder ’14 scored two apiece. Morio Saito […]

Boys' water polo wins State High School Championship Tournament

The boys’ varsity water polo team upset 3-time defending CIF Southern Section D1 champion Mater Dei to win the California State High School Championship Tournament on July 21. Sponsored by USA Water Polo, the three day tournament housed 48 teams in Orange County, making it a top summer tournament for the Wolverines. Backed by an […]

Top ranked Mater Dei defeats boys' water polo

By Patrick Ryan The boys’ water polo team fell to the nation’s top team Mater Dei today 14-5. The loss brings the Wolverines record to 4-4 on the season as they head into America’s Finest Tournament in Coronado this coming weekend. The Wolverines were within a goal of Mater Dei at the end of the […]

Girls' water polo wins league opener 17-6

By Luke Holthouse Two-meter forward Morgan Hallock ’13 found the back of the net seven times today in the girls’ water polo team’s 17-6 win against Notre Dame to open Mission League play. Hallock, who scored a hat trick in yesterday’s 13-12 win over St. Lucy’s, led the team in scoring again despite not playing […]

Water Polo: Loss of 5 starters allows younger players to step up

By Peter Skrumbis Tenacious defense and a fast paced offense will be the keys to success in the pool for boys’ varsity water polo, Head Coach Larry Felix said. “We want to put the ball under pressure, that’s what we’re known for, hard-nosed defense,” Felix said. “When you come to the Zanuck [Swim Stadium], you […]