El Estoque

Sights and sounds: Football finishes preseason after losing to Santa Teresa HS 47-14

Sights and sounds: Football finishes preseason after losing to Santa Teresa HS 47-14

Aditya Krishnan

October 2, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, SPORTS, Video

Video done by Ankit Dua and Andy Tu. Editing by Pranav Iyer. [dropcap]H[/dropcap]alftime arrives with mixed emotions. Optimism is at its highest as players rally amongst themselves sitting in a deadlock with CCS powerhouse Santa Teresa High School. At the same time, players walk off the field...

Live blog: Football vs. Santa Teresa HS

Live blog: Football vs. Santa Teresa HS

Aditya Krishnan

September 25, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS

The football team will face Santa Teresa High School for its second home game of the season. Check back at 7:30 p.m. for live updates of the game. // ...

NFL Season Predictions: MVHS students share thoughts about upcoming season

NFL Season Predictions: MVHS students share thoughts about upcoming season

Aditya Krishnan

September 13, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mrob05M-FgY Video by Ankit Dua, Aditya Krishnan and Pranav Iyer. Editing by Ankit Dua. [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he old football cliche “any given Sunday” might as well be switched to “any given year.” Out of the 12 teams that made the playoffs during the 2013-2...

Football: Team gets past Westmont HS 27-15 in season opener

Football: Team gets past Westmont HS 27-15 in season opener

Aditya Krishnan

September 8, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]head two scores with two minutes to go, it was up to MVHS’ defense to end the game with a stop. Coaches and players were waiting on the sideline, hoping that the game would come to a conclusion, hoping that they could put a W on the calendar and move on. Two sacks supplied by senio...

Football: Matadors hope for success in lower division

Football: Matadors hope for success in lower division

Ankit Dua

August 22, 2015


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Multimedia, SPORTS, Sports Editor's Picks, Video

The Matadors have moved down from the highly competitive De Anza Division to the El Camino Division after finishing their season with a 3-7 record. They will have to replace many two-way players due to graduation. Still, they believe that they have enough size, talent and depth to be in the running...

PHOTO GALLERY: Football falls to Wilcox High School

PHOTO GALLERY: Football falls to Wilcox High School

Alina Abidi

November 1, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS

Photos by Justin Kim In the last five minutes of the game, junior Radwan Hamwi ran past Wilcox High School's defense, and took off down the field, heading towards the end zone. Cheerleaders straightened on their stools. Parents stood up in the bleachers. Bull spirit commissioners gripped the fence. But a...

Football: MVHS loses a close game to Palo Alto High School at 35-41

Football: MVHS loses a close game to Palo Alto High School at 35-41

Malini Ramaiyer

October 18, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS, Sports

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Sophomore girl tackles football and cheer

Sophomore girl tackles football and cheer

Trisha Kholiya

October 1, 2014


Filed under Football, SPORTS

It was the last day of spring football practice. Sophomore Meghan Rai, a freshman at the the time, spent the week contemplating the decision. Was she going to do this? She finally decided that it was time. She stumbled up the stairs and to the upper field. She talked to the huge varsity players. There...

New coach joins the MVHS football team

New coach joins the MVHS football team

Trisha Kholiya

September 21, 2014


Filed under Football, SPORTS

The JV football team is full of new faces this year. On top of the new players on the team, a lot of the staffing has changed too. The new coaches are excited to work with the teams and learn about MVHS. But coach Marlon Spencer doesn’t just watch football. He doesn’t just like football. It’s...

Liveblog: Football vs. Westmont

Liveblog: Football vs. Westmont

Kalpana Gopalkrishnan

September 19, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS

Last week the Matadors suffered a 21-point loss to the Fremont Firebirds away from home. Following an extremely successful season last year, the Matadors are off to a 1-1 start. Tonight they face off against Westmont High School in their first home game of the season. Last season the Matadors los...

Football: Liveblog @ Fremont

Football: Liveblog @ Fremont

Nathan Desai

September 12, 2014


Filed under Editor's Picks, Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS, Sports Editor's Picks

  MVHS had one of its best seasons last year, winning the league and qualifying for CCS. Though the Matadors were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs, last season's performance was much better than those in previous years. And though MVHS has lost some key players through graduati...

For the Record

For the Record

Sophia Tao

April 7, 2014


Filed under Cross Country, Football, Print, SPORTS, Sports, Swimming & Diving

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