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2018 Winter Rally

2018 Winter Rally

El Estoque Staff

February 4, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

When students filed into the gym for the winter rally, they were met with colorful posters plastered on the walls, pom-poms arranged in neat rows and streamers hung up on the ceiling enveloping the gym in purple and gold . After watching the entertaining performances and rally games, they file out with...

Highlights of the 2017 winter rally

Highlights of the 2017 winter rally

Katerina Pappas

February 3, 2017


Filed under Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Student life, Uncategorized

[dropcap]C[/dropcap]heers from every side shake the bleachers. As the 2017 Vegas-themed winter rally comes to an end, a sea of cornsilk gold flows out of the gym along with the students. The class of 2018 has won their first rally — out of pure luck. Juniors stare at each other out of shock and exc...

A walk through Candy Cane Lane: Advanced Drama Honors hosts winter themed festival

A walk through Candy Cane Lane: Advanced Drama Honors hosts winter themed festival

Hannan Waliullah

December 10, 2016


Filed under Arts, Briefs, Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Performing Arts, Student life

On Dec. 8 and 9 lunch, the door to the blackbox became the entrance to Candy Cane Lane. Three giant candy canes outside of F104 invited students into the jolly, holiday-themed environment. Organized by the Advanced Drama Honors students, Candy Cane Lane provided a relaxing environment for students ...

Holiday week: Students model ugly sweaters

Holiday week: Students model ugly sweaters

Michelle Wong

December 5, 2016


Filed under Briefs, Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Fashion, Student life

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n preparation for the winter season, MVHS leadership organized Holiday Week, which ran from November 28 - December 2. Each day of the week had a different theme and winter activity. For Thursday, the theme of the day was ugly Christmas sweaters. Keep scrolling to see some of the sw...

Highlights of the 2016 winter rally

Highlights of the 2016 winter rally

Aanchal Garg

January 29, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or this year’s winter rally, freshmen and seniors competed against sophomores and juniors in an ultimate battle of Dark vs Light. Taking inspiration from Star Wars, the classes of 2017 and 2018 represented the “Light Side” while the classes of 2016 and 2019 represented the ...

Sports shorts: Winter

Sports shorts: Winter

Carissa Chan

March 20, 2013


Filed under Main slider, SPORTS

This winter sports season was a thrilling one with unexpectedly strong performances by some of the teams and soccer finally playing at home. El Estoque looks back and ranks the five winter sports teams based on record, CCS qualification and comparison to previous years, from best to worst perfor...

Girls basketball: Lost momentum in first half leads to 41-49 loss

Girls basketball: Lost momentum in first half leads to 41-49 loss

Neesha Venkatesan

December 12, 2012


Filed under Girls Basketball, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

Matadors lose first invitational game despite comeback efforts. Constant fouls and painful injuries plagued the Matadors led to a loss by eight points. With a slow start to the game, there were many turnovers that led to the Saratoga High School Falcons gaining most of the possession of the ball...

Sports flash: Dec. 2011 issue

Sports flash: Dec. 2011 issue

Rachel Lu

December 7, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Sports, Sports Flash, Uncategorized

WRESTLING Their first league match will be against Wilcox High School on Dec. 15. They expect a winning record this year with new coach Kevin Klemm. BOYS BASKETBALL They held a 4-8 league record and 8-16 overall. Nine seniors now lead the team with new coach and counselor Clay Stiver. Highly anticipated games against rival ...

Greetings from the South Pole

Greetings from the South Pole

Tiffany Lau

December 8, 2009


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

Community Leadership sells adorable plush toys to help World Wildlife Fund Read More »...

VIDEO: Shake it!

VIDEO: Shake it!

Jaime Chu

December 4, 2009


Filed under Multimedia

2009 Winter dance showcase preview Read More »...

Color guard team parades to the top

Teressa

October 30, 2009


Filed under SPORTS

Color guard focuses on parades with more complicated moves Read More »...