The following information is intended Harvard-Westlake athletic teams only. For the 2019 Summer Wolverine Sports Camps, please click on the following link:
http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps

Updated summer workouts for each program will be updated soon.

If you have questions about an particular sport, please contact the program head (email listed below).

Baseball

The Wolverine Baseball Camp will take place July 16 -19  at O'Malley Family Field. Travel baseball opportunities are available throughout the summer for middle school players (Grades 7-8). Anyone interested in playing baseball next year should contact Coach Jared Halpert immediately at jhalpert@hw.com

Basketball (Boys)

Summer Basketball consists of daily practices, summer league games and tournaments on the weekend. Lower levels will begin June 11th- July 17th.

For more information contact boys basketball program head David Rebibo at (818) 487-6565 or  drebibo@hw.com

Summer Wolverines Basketball Camps will begin in June, grades 4-8:

June 12-16 MS campus
June 19-23  US campus
June 26-30  US campus

Elite Camp June 26-28 US Campus 

For more information go to:http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps

Basketball (Girls)

New and returning 7th and 8th graders are encouraged to attend the summer camp. For more information go to: http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps.

Girls Summer Basketball 2017

Varsity

June 9-11                          Burroughs Tourney 
June 12-15                        Boot Camp Two a days  Times – TBA
June 16-18                        Duarte Tourn.
June 23-25                        Arroyo Summer Classic Tournament
June 20, 27, July 11th       Burroughs summer League
June 21, 28, July 5, 12     Redondo Summer League
June 22, 29, July 6th         Practice 6-8
July 13-15                         Desert Heat Classic – Palm Desert

Junior Varsity

June 9-11                          Burroughs Tourney 
June 12-15                        Boot Camp: Two a days /Times  TBA
June 23-24                        Hart Summer Classic
June 19, 26, July 3 , 10    Burroughs summer League
June 21, 28, July 5, 12     Redondo Summer League
June 22, 29, July 6th         Practice 6-8
July 13-15                         Desert Heat Classic – Palm Desert

For more information, contact Coach Melissa Hearlihy at (818) 487-6681 or mhearlihy@hw.com.

Cross Country

Incoming 7th graders and 8th graders are encouraged to participate in the distance, speed and track & field camps.For information on these camps visit: http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps.

Summer practice for new and returning runners in grades 9-12 begins July 5. Fall practice will begin in late August.

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Jonas Koolsbergen at (310) 288-3309 or jkoolsbergen@hw.com.

Cheerleading

The Wolverine Cheerleading Camp will take place June 16-18, from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM at the Middle School (Grades 5-12) click on the link for more details: http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps.

Contact Program Head Octavia Ellison at oellison@hw.com for more information about the program.

Equestrian

Students with a desire to compete in hunter/jumper/equitation and/or dressage at any level are invited to ride for Harvard-Westlake. There are no tryouts for this team. Requirements include access to a horse anda willingness to partake in four IEL shows per year.

For details about the league please go to www.theiel.com. A MANDATORY parent/rider meeting will be held in the September at the upper school. Please register your intent to ride with Ms. Christa Choe at mchoe@mednet.ucla.edu.

Fencing

Meets Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
6/18 - 6/22

Come learn the basics of competitive fencing, an international and Olympic sport. This class will promote fun while campers learn the fundamental skills of fencing. Fencing will develop balance, concentration, coordination, tactical skills, teamwork, discipline and self-esteem through this specific art form. Participants will learn proper footwork, execution of fencing actions and recreational bouting. All equipment will be provided, including equipment for electronic scoring.

Fencing Session 1    

·        Starts: 6/18
·        Cost: $295.00
·        Grade: 3 - 6
·        Location: Fencing Room, Upper School Campus
·        Erika Velarde     ·       OPEN
·        Meets Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
         6/18 - 6/22

Fencing Session 2

·        Starts: 6/18
·        Cost: $295.00
·        Grade: 7 - 12
·        Location: Fencing Room, Upper School Campus
·        Erika Velarde
·        OPEN
·        Meets Monday - Friday, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
         6/18 - 6/22

Fencing Session 3

·        Starts: 6/25
·        Cost: $295.00
·        Grade: 3 - 6
·        Location: Fencing Room, Upper School Campus
·        Erika Velarde
·       OPEN
·        Meets Monday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
          6/25 - 6/29

Fencing Session 4

·        Starts: 6/25
·        Cost: $295.00
·        Grade: 7 - 12
·        Location: Fencing Room, Upper School Campus
·        Erika Velarde
·       OPEN
·        Meets Monday - Friday, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
         6/25 - 6/29

Inquiries Erika Velarde Program Head evelarde@hw.com

Field Hockey

Incoming and returning field hockey players should take advantage of our summer camp July 23-27 at the upper school field. This is a great way to sharpen your skills and prepare for tryouts. Follow the link to register:  http://www.hw.com/summerprograms/Wolverines-Sports-Camps#

We will also be holding open practices for HW 9th through 12 th graders in the month of June as well as required varsity practice.

“Open Practice” (JV/F Players; Required Varsity Practices)

June 11: lifting 10:15-11:15 am

June 12: field practice 8-10 am; lifting 10:15-11:15 am
June 14:  field practice 8-10 am; lifting 10:15-11:15 am
June 18: lifting 10:15-11:15 am

June 19: field practice 8-10 am; lifting 10:15-11:15 am
June 21: field practice 8-10 am; lifting 11-12 pm
June 25: lifting 10:15-11:15 am

June 26: field practice 8-10 am; lifting 11-12 pm
June 28: field practice 8-10 am; lifting 11-12 pm

Varsity KSA Trip will be July 29-August 1

Required August practices for Freshmen, JV, and Varsity

Varsity practices:

August 6-10, lifting 10:30-11:30; field practice 12-2 pm at Upper School
August 13-17, lifting 10:30-11:30; field practice 12-2 pm at Upper School
August 20-24, field practice 8-10 am at Upper School; lifting 10:15-11:15

JV and Freshmen Tryouts:

August 8-10, 12-2 pm at Upper School

JV and Freshmen practices:

August 13-17, 12-2 pm at Upper School
August 20-24, 8-10 am at Upper School

Middle school practice begins in the spring.  Feel free to contact Coach Erin Creznic at (310) 288-3257 or   ecreznic@hw.com if you have any questions.

Football

Summer weight training and football workouts for new and returning high school players (grades 9-12) starts June 20th at the Upper School from 10:00-12:00, Monday-Friday. Fall practice will begin Monday, July 30.

 Middle school players (grades 7-9) are encouraged to attend the Wolverine Football Camp July 9th - 13th at the Upper School campus. Middle school practice will begin in August.  If you have any questions, contact Michael Burnett at  mburnett@hw.com or (310) 804-5364.

Golf (Boys)

Boys planning to golf on the JV or Varsity teams are encouraged to play throughout the summer. There are junior programs, tournaments, and lessons available throughout Southern California. Please contact Coach Tony Kewal at tkewal@hw.com if you have any questions

Golf (Girls)

Girls interested in playing golf are encouraged to work on their game during the summer through golf camps, personal instruction and junior tournaments.  Our program not only stresses skill development, but also the importance of mental mastery and decision making on the course. We offer strength and conditioning throughout the year.

Official tryouts for the 2018 season begin Thursday July 26.  We have a 3 part tryout process and all practices are mandatory.  The practice sessions are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday with a few Saturday play dates. Players not making Varsity will be placed on the Junior Varsity team where they can continue to develop. 

For a detailed Schedule, venues, start times and any questions please contact Marge Chamberlain at:  mchamberlain@hw.com   805-404-1662

Lacrosse

Harvard-Westlake will be offering a summer camp for 5-12th graders from June 27-30. All current lacrosse players should be active in summer recreational lacrosse or other Harvard-Westlake sports. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Coach Erik Krum at ekrum@hw.com

Soccer (Boys)

All Harvard-Westlake prospects, incoming and returning middle school soccer players are encouraged to attend one or more Wolverine Soccer summer camp sessions, June 11-15 . For more information go to http://www.hw.com/summerprograms/Wolverines-Sports-Camps. Club soccer opportunities are available throughout the summer for the middle school and high school players (Grades 7-11). Summer training will begin July 9. For more information contact Coach Kris Ward at kward@hw.com

Soccer (Girls)

Girls soccer players are encouraged to attend the Wolverine Soccer summer camp session.The summer camp will run from July 16-19. For more information go to:http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps. Anyone interested in playing girls' soccer next year should contact Coach Richard Simms at rsimms@hw.com.

Softball

Incoming and returning softball players are required to train with the team twice per week in the summer in addition to their club teams. The team will lift in the weight room for an hour and then have offensive training at The Upper School. Please contact Softball Program Head Melanie WIlliams (mwilliams@hw.com) for more details.

There will be an informational team meeting on September 5, at 3:00 PM at the Upper School. Training class starts on September 21.All softball players are required to attend the softball training class in the fall and winter trimesters.

Swimming & Diving

Swimmers planning to swim on the Middle School, JV or Varsity teams in 2018-2019 are encouraged to swim throughout the summer.  The Wolverine Swim Camp is encouraged for any middle school or JV swimmers. The camps will take place on June 18th through June 22nd and June 25th through June 29th at the Copses Family Pool on the HW Upper School campus.  Varsity swimmers should be enrolled with a USA Swimming club program.  LA Swim Club is HW’s home club and you can contact Jason Schwarz at jschwarz@hw.com.  In addition, there are clubs throughout Southern California that are also good options. Again, contact Coach Jason Schwarz at  jschwarz@hw.com for recommendations.  Fall training classes for high school students begin when school resumes. The middle school swim season will start the first week of school.

Tennis (Boys)

Student athletes interested in playing team tennis are encouraged to train, develop and compete in various camps, clinics and tournaments over the summer. 

 There are 4 sessions of the Wolverine Tennis Camp which will take place at the LA Valley College courts click on the link for details: http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps.

We strongly encourage that a mixture of new incoming tennis players and the current middle school and junior varsity tennis players join the last 2 Wolverine tennis camps offered which will be run by Coach Simpson and his coaching staff.  

The Boys' season begins in February. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Chris Simpson at csimpson@hw.com.

Tennis (Girls)

Try-outs for all JV girls and new incoming players will be starting Aug. 20th (2-4pm) at Los Angeles Valley College. This is MANDATORY- no shows on the first day are not allowed. Try-outs and training will be Aug. 20th-24th (2-4pm). 

Returning Varsity players will start Aug. 22nd practice.  

Middle School try-outs will be held Sept. 7th after school. Transportation will be provided from school to courts. 

Attending Harvard Westlake summer camps and playing USTA tournaments during the summer is highly encouraged. 

For further information/details, please contact Coach Durisic ( jdurisic@hw.com).

Track & Field

Summer workouts (grades 9-12) will be held throughout the summer. Incoming 7th graders and returning 8th graders are encouraged to attend the Track and Field, Speed  and Distance camps. For more information on these camps http://www.hw.com/summer/Wolverines-Sports-Camps   Athletes are encouraged to participate in club track or all-comers meets. Contact Coach Jonas Koolsbergen with any questions about the track program at (310) 288-3309 or jkoolsbergen@hw.com

Volleyball (Boys)

Incoming and returning 7th, 8th and 9th graders interested in playing volleyball next spring are encouraged to play beach volleyball over the summer and are encouraged to attend college summer camps and/or play club.  There are a number of good clubs in the area. The second half of club season is just starting up soon. Feel free to contact Coach Matt Kuelpman for more information.  Training for high school students (grades 9-12) begins in late November/early December. The middle school season begins in February. Please check the website for an updated calendar to be posted with upcoming information. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Matt Kuelpman at (714) 323-3754 or   mkuelpman@hw.com

Volleyball (Girls)

Incoming 7th, 8th, and 9th graders are encouraged to attend the Wolverine Volleyball camp session to be held July 23-27 9am – 2pm. The team tryouts for rising Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors is June 12-14 from 8am-10am in Taper gym located on the upper school campus.  Cuts will be made every day.  We will evaluate any new students to HW on July 23rd if they cannot make it to the June tryouts (please contact Coach Blanchard if you are not able to make the June 12th tryouts). All 9th-12th graders who make a team will be expected at mandatory practices beginning July 23rd and continuing through the start of school.  Please go to the following link to our online calendar for specific details   Girls_Volleyball_Calendar. 7th and 8th grade tryouts will begin when school resumes in September. Anyone interested in playing girls volleyball next year should contact Coach Hayley Blanchard at hblanchard@hw.com.  

Water Polo(Boys)

Summer practice for incoming and returning water polo players will be held throughout the summer. Practice will be at the Harvard-Westlake Upper School Copses Family Pool from June 11th- July 18th and resume on August 9th through the fall season. Athletes that are trying out for the varsity team are required to attend summer practice.  To receive further information or if you have any questions please contact Coach Brian Flacks at 818-458-7306 or bflacks@hw.com

Water Polo(Girls)

Summer practice for incoming and returning water polo players will be held throughout the summer. Practice will be at the Harvard-Westlake Upper School Copses Family Pool from June 11th- July 18th and resume on August 9th through the fall season. Athletes that are trying out for the varsity team are required to attend summer practice.  To receive further information or if you have any questions please contact Coach Emily Greenwood at egreenwood@hw.com 

Wrestling

Summer practices are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 in the Upper School wrestling room. Training class begins when school resumes June 26. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Patrick Cartmill at (310) 433-1026 or pcartmill@hw.com