Wolverines exit in quarters for second straight year

It had been two years and three days since then-sophomore Roman Holthouse ’15 scored an overtime goal to stun Westlake High School 11-10 in a 2013 US Lacrosse Northern Division semifinal showdown. In the teams’ first matchup since then on May 7, the Warriors wasted no time getting revenge. Despite finishing the game on a […]

Lacrosse gets revenge, blows out Crespi in playoff rematch

On March 24, Roman Holthouse ’15 watched from the sidelines as fellow 2014 co-Mission League Player of the Year Alex Dixon ’15 of Crespi torched the varsity lacrosse team for six goals in an 11-10 win over the Wolverines. Back in action at Crespi on Saturday night, Holthouse made sure that Harvard-Westlake’s vengeance would be sweet. […]

Thompson, lacrosse team set school records in blowout over Chaminade

With a 19-day layoff since its last game, starting attackman Paul Rodriguez ’18 still absent due to a leg injury, starting goalie Troy Hattler ’17 unavailable due to illness, and even Head Coach Alex Weber not present for the varsity lacrosse team, Tuesday night’s Mission League rematch against Chaminade seemed to have potential to be a […]

Wolverines suffer tough overtime loss to unbeaten Peninsula

For the second time in three days, the varsity lacrosse team faced a Bay League foe that it had eliminated from the 2013 CIF Southern Section Northern Division playoff bracket. For the second time in three days, the Wolverines came up empty-handed. Returning first-team Bay League selection Brandon Wilson ’15 connected on his fourth and final […]

Lacrosse falters late, drops league opener to rival Loyola

With a first-half hat trick from freshman attackman Paul Rodriguez ’18 and a three-goal lead late in the second quarter, the varsity lacrosse team looked primed to upset second-ranked Loyola (according to the MaxLaxLA Coaches’ Poll) and continue its unbeaten start with a big-time rivalry win. Loyola’s Sean Smith ’16 had other plans. The returning first-team Mission […]

Wolverines avoid non-league upset with overtime heroics

MaxLaxLA determined Harvard-Westlake’s lacrosse matchup with Agoura, matching the third and 12th ranked teams in the MaxLaxLA coaches’ poll, to be the premier “Game to Watch” on Friday night in the Los Angeles county. Thanks to Joe Woody ’15, the Wolverines ended up on the better side of the thrilling matchup. The Kenyon University-commit scored […]