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Review: Nike LeBron 15 Equality

Review: Nike LeBron 15 Equality

Aditya Dash

April 3, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

[su_dropcap style="flat"]O[/su_dropcap]n Rolling with the Champion Kevin Durant x LeBron James x Cari Champion, NBA superstars LeBron James and Kevin Durant discussed social issues that are important to the lives of many Americans. However, as the conversation continued, James and Durant voiced their...

Choosing the dream team

Choosing the dream team

Aditya Dash

September 22, 2017


Filed under OPINION

[su_dropcap style="flat" size="4"]A[/su_dropcap]s the clock ticks towards the start of the National Football League fantasy draft on Sept. 6th, sophomore Rohit Kumar is already planning out who to draft. With the high stakes, he knows that he must make smart decisions to win the NFL jersey. The fant...

Sole Mates: Basketball players discuss what their sneakers mean to them

Sole Mates: Basketball players discuss what their sneakers mean to them

Sannidhi Menon

February 6, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Worn during both games and practice, basketball shoes are an essential part of the game. Four members of the boys basketball team talked us through their main priorities when looking for shoes. LOOKS Sophomore Akshay Gopalkrishnan used to not care what his shoes looked like. But after buying a pair ...

A visit from the God Squad

A visit from the God Squad

Malini Ramaiyer

June 8, 2016


Filed under FEATURES, Great reads, Multimedia, Video

After their mission trip to King City in March, a small group of MVHS students decided to take their faith to school. They sit behind the swimming pool during brunch every Tuesday and Thursday and talk about everything from rally setup to AP Tests — then, they pray. This group is united not only...

NBA midseason report: A surprising first half

NBA midseason report: A surprising first half

Pranav Iyer

February 22, 2015


Filed under SPORTS

With the NBA back in action after All-Star break, let’s take a look back at a very crazy first half of the season.   Teams that greatly underperformed   [dropcap]5[/dropcap] San Antonio Spurs After coming off an NBA championship last year, the Spurs were obviously among the favorites to win the title again heading into the ...

Intramural Basketball day 2

Amol Pande

April 1, 2014


Filed under SPORTS, Sports

Todays feature game is between go ham or go home and Ashwin and the sexy 7 Tomorrow is the bye for Intramural Basketball.

Mv Intramural Basketball 2014 day 1

Amol Pande

March 31, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

Team Nae Nae and Team CYNE played in today's feature game. The games continue in the Monta Vista Field House

Boys basketball: Keerthi’s double-double leads MVHS to victory over Gunn

Boys basketball: Keerthi’s double-double leads MVHS to victory over Gunn

Nathan Desai

January 31, 2013


Filed under Boys Basketball, Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Having lost three of their last four games, MVHS has been stuck in a dry spell for the past two weeks. However, the Matadors were able to bounce back in their Jan. 25 game against Gunn High School, as MVHS won 62-36 pulling them one game below .500. From the very beginning, MVHS was able to find holes...

Boys Basketball: MVHS loses to Wilcox, as star player watches from the bench

Boys Basketball: MVHS loses to Wilcox, as star player watches from the bench

Nathan Desai

January 19, 2013


Filed under Boys Basketball, Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Leading the league in blocks (1.6 per game) and rebounds (10.9 per game), junior Ramana Keerthi has shined as a post defender for the Matadors. However, in MVHS’ game against Wilcox High School on Jan. 15, Keerthi was out with a fever and the Chargers beat the Matadors 57-45. Throughout the gam...

Sports podcast: Week 2

Sports podcast: Week 2

Carissa Chan

January 18, 2013


Filed under Main slider, SPORTS, Weekly podcasts

In this week's episode, sports editors Carissa Chan and Atharva Fulay talk about doping, the Niners and fake girlfriends. Read More »