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Game of the Week: Field Hockey vs. Homestead

Game of the Week: Field Hockey vs. Homestead

Nathan Desai

November 6, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game of the Week, SPORTS

The live coverage of the field hockey senior game will begin Nov. 7 at 6:15 p.m. Read More »...

Game of the Week: Field Hockey vs. Cupertino High School

Game of the Week: Field Hockey vs. Cupertino High School

Nathan Desai

September 30, 2013


Filed under Field Hockey, Game of the Week

The live coverage of the field hockey game will begin Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 3:15 p.m. Read More »...

Field Hockey: Game against Live Oak High School ends in nailbiter

Field Hockey: Game against Live Oak High School ends in nailbiter

Nathan Desai

September 26, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

Coming into their game against Live Oak High School, the Lady Mats were nearing their expected form. MVHS placed second at the Longhorn Round-up Tournament, losing to Prospect High School in the final on Sept. 7. Five days later, the two teams faced off again, and PHS emerged victorious for the ...

Strong defense highlights first field hockey game

Strong defense highlights first field hockey game

Nathan Desai

September 5, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

MVHS loses its first game of the season against Saint Francis High School. Read More »

Offseason changes have field hockey team hoping for big year

Offseason changes have field hockey team hoping for big year

Nathan Desai

August 22, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Main slider, SPORTS

After narrowly missing CCS last year, MVHS field hockey believes that the team will experience a different fate this season. Read More »...

FIELD HOCKEY: Senior Night game goes down to the wire

FIELD HOCKEY: Senior Night game goes down to the wire

Steven Lim

November 12, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The cheers grew louder as the ball entered the tangle of sticks and legs, bouncing around like a pinball. MVHS threw their entire team at the goal, knowing the urgency of the situation, as the clock wound down. The screams from the spectators grew louder as they cheered on their respective teams. In the thick of it...

FIELD HOCKEY: DMHS falls to MVHS 3-1 in rematch

FIELD HOCKEY: DMHS falls to MVHS 3-1 in rematch

Steven Lim

November 2, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

After intercepting a pass, senior Katie Byrne had to make a quick decision. Dribbling across the field, with three opponents surrounding her, she spotted senior Holly Matsunami further up. Matsunami received Byrne’s pass and drove down the sideline, connecting with junior Sarah Im. The forwards race...

FIELD HOCKEY: MVHS loses with shaky defense against Leigh High School

FIELD HOCKEY: MVHS loses with shaky defense against Leigh High School

Alaina Lui

October 22, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The Matadors are still unable to find the offense or defense to beat out other teams. Although the Matadors intercepted several of Leigh High School passes, they were never able to convert offensive opportunities into goals. Eventually LHS scored two goals to the Matadors’ zero. In the firs...

FIELD HOCKEY: Playing Under Protest — MVHS wins 3-1 against LOHS

FIELD HOCKEY: Playing Under Protest — MVHS wins 3-1 against LOHS

Alaina Lui

October 21, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The Matadors started off the game with an early lead as the forwards focused on the LOHS goal. After some quick passes, an MVHS forward shot the ball shot into the goal, barely missing the goalie’s glove. However, just before the shot was taken, one of the referees had blown his whistle calling ...

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors score back to back goals for 2-0 victory over St. Ignatius

FIELD HOCKEY: Matadors score back to back goals for 2-0 victory over St. Ignatius

Steven Lim

October 11, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Field Hockey, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The girls field hockey team enjoyed their second victory in a row and their first on the MVHS field. On Oct. 5 the Matadors defeated St. Ignatius High School in possession and number of shots on goal. The game ended 2-0. The team got off to a rough start but quickly improved their situation, foc...