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. […]

Water polo earns wild card spot for CIF

After leading for the majority of the game against their main Mission League rival Loyola, the boys’ water polo team was tied 11-11. With three seconds left on the clock, Loyola’s Chancellor Ramirez rose out of the water and fired a goal with no time remaining the to beat the Wolverines by a score of […]

Girls’ water polo seeks three-peat of CIF championship

Winner of the past two CIF Division IV championships, the girls’ water polo team now faces the challenge of completing a three-peat while moving up a division. When two-meter forward Morgan Hallock ’13 played for the team as a sophomore, the team had nine girls and no CIF championships in the program’s history. Now two […]

Water polo breezes by Beckman to face El Toro in playoffs

The boys’ water polo team beat Beckman in the CIF Division I Wild Card by a score of 16-3. The Wolverines jumped out to an early 7-3 lead at halftime, then scored nine unanswered goals to easily put away Beckman in the secons half. “We played really bad in the first half of the game, and […]

Water polo loses to Loyola in buzzer-beater

The final 33 seconds of the Wolverines’ televised water polo match against rival Loyola likely ended the Wolverines’ hopes of capturing the Mission League title from the Cubs. Both teams were tied 5-5 at halftime, going back and forth with the lead. With the score tied 11-11, the Wolverines had possession with 33 seconds remaining […]

Water Polo continues 4 game winning streak

The boys’ water polo team continued a four game winning streak Thursday by defeating Damien High School 12-3 in a non-league match. This was the second meeting of the teams this year. The Wolverines jumped out to an early 7-0 lead in the first half and completed the nine goal victory, handily beating the Spartans. […]

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Loyola and Harvard-Westlake have been bitter league rivals for decades. The two schools more often than not finish atop the Mission League standings in  every sport, making each Cubs-Wolverines matchup all the more critical. The last league title for the boys’ water polo team came in 2007 and Loyola has brought home all four titles […]

Water polo defeats Crespi in Mission League opener

The boys’ water polo team defeated Mission League opponent Crespi on Wednesday, Oct. 3, winning by a score of 20-1. “We just went at them and didn’t let up at any point in the game, and we just made a statement that they can’t compete with us,” Andrew Miller ’13 said.  “That was our goal.” […]

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 […]

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 […]