Water polo comes up short

After two wins to start the season, the boys’ water polo team fell short for the first time this season, losing 8-4 to the Mater Dei Monarchs on Thursday night. This marks the team’s 10th loss in the last five seasons. The Wolverines defeated the Monarchs in both meetings last season, but brought a weaker […]

Wolverines to face Mater Dei in baseball wild-card playoff game

Despite an impressive 22-5 regular season record and a 22nd place spot in MaxPreps’ national rankings, the CIF Southern Section seeding committee was not very kind to the varsity baseball team. In the CIF-SS Division I playoff brackets released on Monday morning, the Wolverines were given a wild-card matchup at perennial powerhouse Santa Ana Mater Dei […]

Squad's season ends for fourth straight year in penalty kicks

It was San Clemente in 2012. Then it was Chaminade and Santa Margarita in 2013 and 2014, respectively. Last night it was Santa Ana Mater Dei. These four schools have one thing in common: their girls’ soccer teams ended the Wolverines’ seasons as well as their chances at very possible CIF Southern Section Championships four […]

Boys' water polo overcomes Mater Dei to win CIF Title

When head coach Brian Flacks ’06 and the boys’ varsity water polo team entered William Woollett Aquatic Center Saturday afternoon, they marched onto a battlefield where familiar foe Mater Dei waited at the opposite end, as a seat atop the world of high school water polo hung in the balance. The Monarchs had been the […]

Boys' water polo falls to top-ranked Mater Dei

The boys’ water polo team came into its matchup against Mater Dei knowing a win would break the Monarch’s 77-match win streak and upset the top-ranked team in the nation. The Wolverines were able to keep the game close in the first quarter, only down 4-2, but Mater Dei extended its lead and won 15-6. […]

Top-ranked Mater Dei defeats boys' water polo

The boys’ water polo team fell to top ranked Mater Dei  14-5 on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The Wolverines played them close in the first period only trailing 3-2. However, Mater Dei surged before halftime scoring 4 goals to take a 7-3 lead.   The Wolverines were held scoreless in the third period as Mater Dei […]