El Estoque

Football vs. Overfelt High School is Game of the Week

Football vs. Overfelt High School is Game of the Week

Nathan Desai

September 4, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game of the Week, SPORTS

The liveblog of MVHS' game against Overfelt High School will begin Friday, Sept. 6 at 7:00 p.m. Read More »...

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time

Mihir Joshi

August 26, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, SPORTS

Matadors forced to streamline preparations for game time. One point was all that the 2012 MVHS football team needed to earn a CCS berth. With two games left in the season, there was a three-way tie in the rankings between Fremont High School, Gunn High School and MVHS. But the one-point loss to GHS, and FHS’ subsequent victory over GHS in the following week, cost the Ma...

Football vs. Lynbrook High School is the #EEGotW

Nathan Desai

August 22, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game of the Week, SPORTS

Liveblog for  first El Estoque Game of the Week (#EEGotW) will begin on Aug. 30 at 3 p.m. Read More »...

FOOTBALL: Comeback not enough to win senior night game

FOOTBALL: Comeback not enough to win senior night game

Atharva Fulay

November 8, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, Main slider, SPORTS, Top Headlines

In a close game against Gunn High School on Nov. 2, MVHS ended up losing on their senior night. After a failed two-point conversion following their final touchdown, their last chance to win the game, the Matadors lost 27-28. Junior Justin Cena scored two touchdowns and seniors Nathan Facciolla and P...

FOOTBALL: Matadors stage comeback Homecoming victory

FOOTBALL: Matadors stage comeback Homecoming victory

Carissa Chan

October 15, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, Main slider, SPORTS

Strong defense, improved second half enough for win Read More »...

PHOTO GALLERY: Football vs. Westmont

PHOTO GALLERY: Football vs. Westmont

Shriya Bhindwale

September 23, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Main slider, Multimedia, SPORTS

On Sept. 14, the MVHS football team played their second home game against Westmont High School. The Matadors eventually won the close game, edging out the Warriors by a final score of 29-28 for the team's first win on the home field....

Home at last

Home at last

Patrick Xie

September 8, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, Main slider, Multimedia, SPORTS

Forty-three years of waiting and finally on the night of Sept. 7, students, parents and staff gathered at MVHS for the first time to witness the grand opening of the Charles Morrill Field as well as the first-ever home varsity football game on the newly constructed turf and stadium. Bright pur...

FOOTBALL: Behind the numbers

FOOTBALL: Behind the numbers

Carissa Chan

August 23, 2012


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Main slider, SPORTS

One hundred twenty yards. Forty-eight minutes. Thirty-eight players. One team. El Estoque looks at the numbers and breakdown of the MVHS 2012 varsity football team and what it means for the upcoming season. ...

Football: 48-6 victory for the Matadors vs. Fremont

Football: 48-6 victory for the Matadors vs. Fremont

Akshay Agrawal

November 12, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, SPORTS

Behind the scenes Game highlights On Nov. 10, as the end of the game approached, so did the football season. The emotional farewell, left some of the senior boys in tears knowing this would be the last time they would be playing football for MVHS. Before the game bega...

Football: MVHS keeps helmet trophy for 9th consecutive year

Football: MVHS keeps helmet trophy for 9th consecutive year

Dickson Tsai

November 6, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, SPORTS

The Matadors (6-3, 4-1) defended their helmet trophy with a 39-7 victory over the Cupertino Pioneers (2-7, 0-5) Nov. 4 following their 27-6 win last year in the annual Helmet Game rivalry. Junior Nathan Facciolla intercepted Cupertino quarterback junior Patrick Johnson twice, while running backs senior...

Football: Offense steamrolls Harker 56-8 at Homecoming

Football: Offense steamrolls Harker 56-8 at Homecoming

Dickson Tsai

October 17, 2011


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Game Reviews, SPORTS

EESN looks back at the Homecoming game and analyzes the key plays that led to MVHS' 56-8 victory over the Harker Eagles. Seniors Sam McCann and Jordan Sheade score two touchdowns each, while Harker turns the ball over five times. Video produced by Dickson Tsai, Albert Qiu, Emily Vu, and Christophe ...