El Estoque

Game of the Week: Boys Water Polo vs. Gunn High School

Nathan Desai

October 7, 2013


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game of the Week, SPORTS

The liveblog of the boys water polo game will begin Oct. 8 at 3:30 p.m. Read More »...

Boys Water Polo vs. Lynbrook is Game of the Week

Boys Water Polo vs. Lynbrook is Game of the Week

Sarah Ramos

September 16, 2013


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game of the Week, SPORTS

Liveblog of boys water polo game between MVHS and Lynbrook High School will begin at 3:30 p.m. ...

Boys water polo expects difficult but rewarding season

Boys water polo expects difficult but rewarding season

Sarah Ramos

August 22, 2013


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, SPORTS

Although new rules curtailed preseason practices, Boys water polo looks forward to a successful season led by veteran varsity members. Read More »...

BOYS WATER POLO CCS: Close defeat in overtime

BOYS WATER POLO CCS: Close defeat in overtime

Karen Feng

November 10, 2012


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, Main slider, SPORTS

Matadors lose 14-15 to LHS despite replay, end season Despite a five-point lead in the first half, the seventh-seeded Matadors lost their edge as tenth-seeded Lynbrook High School closed the gap to defeat them in overtime. The Matadors ended their season with a 14-15 loss in the first round of CC...

WATER POLO: Second annual Ron Freeman Memorial tournament hosted at MVHS

WATER POLO: Second annual Ron Freeman Memorial tournament hosted at MVHS

Carissa Chan

November 8, 2012


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

Senior Brendan Duffy scores 20 goals in weekend tournament Read More »...

WATER POLO: Strong fourth period leads to 14-9 win over Homestead

WATER POLO: Strong fourth period leads to 14-9 win over Homestead

Patrick Xie

October 11, 2012


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

Matadors maintain lead for most of game to beat Mustangs Read More »...

Water Polo: Miscommunication to blame in 9-10 loss to Tokay

Water Polo: Miscommunication to blame in 9-10 loss to Tokay

Carissa Chan

November 4, 2011


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The varsity boys water polo team opened the Ron Freeman Memorial Tournament with a 9-10 loss to Tokay High School on Oct. 28, bringing their record to 4-9. After a closely contested game, Tokay pulled ahead while taking advantage of the Matadors’ frequent lapses in communication. The Matadors were unable to get a lead in the first period, but they stayed clo...

Water Polo: Matadors cruise for 14-7 win over Homestead

Water Polo: Matadors cruise for 14-7 win over Homestead

Carissa Chan

October 27, 2011


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

After struggling through close games and suffering tough losses, the varsity boys water polo team finally caught a break. The Matadors picked up an easy win against Homestead High School on Oct. 25, finishing the game 14-7. Junior Brendan Duffy scored four goals in twelve minutes, junior Omer Yosef had four, senior Peter Wells scored three,...

Offense struggles in 8-14 loss to Los Altos

Offense struggles in 8-14 loss to Los Altos

Carissa Chan

October 20, 2011


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

As MVHS head coach Ed Samuels faced the school he used to coach, the varsity boys water polo team lost 8-14 on Oct. 18, falling to Los Altos High School. The team’s offense had difficulty finding a scoring rhythm and were not able to take the lead throughout the entire game. Junior Brendan Duffy scored six goals while senior Cameron Yates and soph...

Water Polo: Mountain View hard to keep up with in 6-8 loss

Water Polo: Mountain View hard to keep up with in 6-8 loss

Carissa Chan

October 7, 2011


Filed under Boys Water Polo, Fall Sports, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The varsity boys water polo team entered the Oct. 6 game looking to finally pick up a win against Mountain View High School, but took a loss instead as they fell 6-8 to the Spartans. After already losing two consecutive games against Mountain View this season, the Matadors tried to push ahead in the game, but they were ultimately outplayed in a disappointin...