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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Center Mason Hooks 20 gets helped up by his teammates in the Mission League Championship game.

Next Man Up

Kyle Reims March 3, 2020

Over the past five years, the boys’ basketball team has lost class after class of high profile talent, with several stars, including two current NCAA Division I players, transferring after short stints...

Illustration by Alexa Druyanoff

The reality of the Fanatics

Jaidev Pant January 29, 2020

As I scrolled through the Instagram explore page, a video of Cassius Stanley captured my attention. But it was not his high-flying dunk or even the catchy background music that drew me in. The post focused...

Cassius Stanley 19 dribbles up the court in a home contest.  Credit: Aaron Park/Chronicle

Basketball players announce intent to transfer

Aaron Park June 7, 2017

Basketball players Cassius Stanley '19, L Simpson '19 and Terren Frank '20 appeared to announce their intent to attend Sierra Canyon School next year via posts uploaded to social media Wednesday night. A...

Cassius Stanley throws down a windmill dunk as Johnny Juzang  celebrates in the final seconds of the CIF-Southern Section Division 1A title game. Credit: Juliana Berger/The Chronicle

Back for More: Boys’ basketball takes home CIF-Southern Section Division 1A title

Jake Liker March 4, 2017

When the celebrations subsided and the ceremony was completed, the Wolverines were all smiles. All they could do for now was wait. Harvard-Westlake would eventually defeat Pasadena 68-58 in the CIF-Southern...

Cassius Stanley, dribbles the ball up the court in a home contest.  Credit:  Aaron Park 18/ Chronicle.

Stanley absent from second Alemany matchup

Jake Liker February 8, 2017

Boys’ Basketball Program Head David Rebibo informed the boys’ basketball team that Cassius Stanley ’19 will not play in the team’s game at Alemany Wednesday night. Multiple sources confirmed...

Boys’ basketball does league double over Loyola

Ellis Becker January 27, 2017

On a night that saw Loyola start four seniors, and Harvard-Westlake start three freshmen, the Wolverines boys’ basketball team barely edged out the Cubs 70-66 after overtime Jan. 27. The squad was...

Wolverines drop second straight game in 61-45 defeat to Alemany

Jake Liker January 23, 2017

On the night of Head Coach David Rebibo’s birthday, there was little celebration to go around for the Wolverines. After a stormy Friday more suited for the tropics than the San Fernando Valley, Alemany...

Wolverines improve to 2-0 in league play

Jake Liker January 7, 2017

Boys’ basketball beat out St. Francis in the race for 10 wins on Friday night, as the Wolverines defeated the Golden Knights 75-68. The Wolverines improved to 10-6 on the season and 2-0 in Mission League...

Cole Jacobson. Credit: Hannah Cho/Chronicle

A new outlook in retrospect

Cole Jacobson May 31, 2016

I’ll start this off with a disclaimer; I’m only writing this because the Chronicle’s Opinion section needed to fill space, and I happened to be visiting the staff’s layout session this weekend....

Wolfgang Novogratz 16 gets ready to attack the basket in the Wolverines76-59 victory over Heritage Christian on Dec. 4 2015.  Credit: Cameron Stine/ Chronicle

Boys’ basketball hopeful for strong season

Bennett Gross January 13, 2016

Guided by returning stars Wolfgang Novogratz ’16 and Ali Iken ’17, along with newcomer Cassius Stanley ’19, the varsity boys’ basketball team has exceeded expectations in David Rebibo’s first...

Freshman basketball phenom ushers in Rebibo Era

Freshman basketball phenom ushers in Rebibo Era

Jake Liker January 8, 2016

Cassius Stanley ‘19 models his game after Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook. “I think his explosion, I think I have similar athleticism like him, and, (although) I am bigger than...

Boys’ basketball program lands freshman phenom

Jake Liker June 5, 2015

Cassius Stanley '19 officially enrolled at Harvard-Westlake and practiced with the boys' basketball team for the first time Thursday, less than 48 hours after appearing on television screens across the...

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