El Estoque

On the Right Track: Custodian Tom Orsua becomes track coach

On the Right Track: Custodian Tom Orsua becomes track coach

Hannan Waliullah

April 27, 2016


Filed under Print, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Track & Field

It’s 3:15p.m. Custodian Thomas Orsua turns in his radio, rides his white cart to the cafeteria, throws away the trash he collected during the day and signs out. Heís done with his shift for the day. But instead of climbing into his car and heading home, Orsua shifts gears and heads to the locker ...

Track and Field: Varsity Team loses in competition against the other MV

Track and Field: Varsity Team loses in competition against the other MV

Emma Lam

April 4, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports, Sports Digital, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Co-reported by Fatima Ali and Hannan Waliullah [dropcap]O[/dropcap]n March 30th, a clash between Monta Vista HS and Mountain View HS occurred. Stakes were high, with Mountain View HS a step down from a higher division this season. The Matadors faced their toughest rival yet. It was a smaller home...

Track and Field: Q&A with team freshmen

Track and Field: Q&A with team freshmen

Emma Lam

April 1, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Cowritten by Hannan Waliullah and Fatima Ali Photos by Fatima Ali [dropcap]E[/dropcap]veryone knows what it's like to be an freshman, whether they’re a teacher or a student at MVHS. They’ve all been through the transition from middle school to high school, not knowing where or how they’ll ...

Track and Field: First home meet of the season brings multiple wins

Track and Field: First home meet of the season brings multiple wins

Fatima Ali

March 24, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Sports, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Co-reported by Hannan Waliullah and Emma Lam Photos by Hannan Waliullah, Emma Lam and Fatima Ali [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he starting gun went off, signaling the start of the first 4x100 meter relay. As the lead for the MVHS team, freshman Reema Apte began to run, cheers all around the field resound...

MVHS’s financial priority needs to return to education

MVHS’s financial priority needs to return to education

Nathan Desai

September 4, 2012


Filed under OPINION

Amazing things are happening at MVHS. For the first time ever, our field has lights, there are plans to renovate the library and we will finally get to host a Homecoming football game that is actually at home. MVHS is starting to fit in with the rest of the Silicon Valley with its new high-tech and modern...

New field brings new pride to MV

New field brings new pride to MV

Robert Sulgit

August 23, 2012


Filed under OPINION

For the first time in several years, MVHS will be able to have its Homecoming football game on its own football field. The new stadium is much deserved and will be a huge boost to the community and our school’s morale. MVHS is ready to rock on our turf. With work on the football field being finish...

Graduation moved back to MVHS

Graduation moved back to MVHS

Cynthia Mao

May 15, 2012


Filed under NEWS

With less than a month until graduation, seniors received some unexpected news. At lunch on Tuesday, May 10, all the seniors were called into the rally court for an announcement: They would be graduating at MVHS this year. Because of the field construction, plans had previously been made for ...

PHOTO GALLERY: Track and field renovation update

PHOTO GALLERY: Track and field renovation update

Karen Feng

April 8, 2012


Filed under NEWS

As the end of year looms closer, construction work is picking up pace. Field renovations are scheduled to finish next year, with a grand opening of the new track and field by Jan. 7, 2013. As of April 6,the underground piping, stadium lights and some of the turf have been laid down, and the track is due to be complete in about two weeks. If work goes according ...

Donor brick program a new source of revenue

Donor brick program a new source of revenue

Karen Feng

April 8, 2012


Filed under NEWS

As construction of the new track and field facilities continues, MVHS has followed the example of all the other schools in the district by installing donor bricks on the new grounds: 720 total on the football, baseball and lower field entrance walkways. Also similar to other FUHSD schools is where th...

FUHSD revises EIR in compliance with court decision

FUHSD revises EIR in compliance with court decision

Nona Penner

March 8, 2012


Filed under NEWS

On Nov. 30, 2011, the Santa Clara County Superior Court ruled that the Environmental Impact Report FUHSD had compiled for track and field renovations at LHS and MVHS did not comply with the California Environmental Quality Act. The EIR describes how FUHSD would address environmental issues caused by t...

Field hockey falls short to the Pioneers

Field hockey falls short to the Pioneers

Dickson Tsai

October 3, 2010


Filed under Game Reviews

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Changing track

Changing track

Julian Laguisma

August 24, 2009


Filed under NEWS

  Measure B funds allow MVHS to renovate classrooms and field Read More »...