Boys' basketball wins first league game against Notre Dame

Following a loss to Crespi on Jan. 4, the boys’ varsity basketball team picked up its first victory in league play this season Monday at home against Notre Dame, just outlasting the Knights 56-55. Forward Derick Newton ’14 once again led the Wolverines in scoring with 30 points. The Wolverines are now 10-4 on the […]

Boys' basketball advances to MaxPreps Holiday Classic semifinals

After winning its first game of the MaxPreps Holiday Classic on Dec. 26, the boys’ varsity basketball team defeated Seattle school Rainier Beach 75-70 Thursday to reach the semifinals of the national tournament. Forward Derick Newton ’14 scored a season-high 31 points to lead the Wolverines past the Vikings, who are ranked 200th in the […]

Boys' basketball opens season with 82-53 win

In their first game of the regular season, the varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Frederick Douglass Academy 82-53 at the Torrance Tournament on Monday. Derick Newton ’14 and Mike Sheng ’14 led the team in scoring with 19 points each, with Newton also leading the team on the boards with 17 rebounds. The Wolverines will […]

Boys' basketball captures second straight league win

By Michael Aronson In its home opener, the boys’ varsity basketball squad defeated Notre Dame 70-48 with four players in double figures on the night. Big men Zena Edosomwan ’12 and Derick Newton ’14 each had 15 points in the contest and guards Francis Hyde ’13 and Jay Kleinbart ’12 added 12 and 11, respectively. […]

Boys' basketball crushes St. Francis in league opener

By Robbie Loeb The league season began with a 64-37 win over St. Francis tonight for the boys’ basketball team. Forward Derick Newton led the team in scoring with 24 points in the 27-point blowout. The Wolverines will play their first game on their home court Friday when they face off against Notre Dame.

Boys' basketball gets first win against Hawthorne

By Robbie Loeb After beginning the season with two consecutive losses to Santa Monica and Pacific Hills, the boys’ basketball team earned their first win in the Pacific Shores Tournament on Dec. 1 against Hawthorne, 87-59. Power forward Derick Newton ’14 led the Wolverines in scoring with 17 points, as the team cruised its way to a 28 point […]