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Recreational sports during quarantine

Recreational sports during quarantine
MVHS students and staff safely stay active despite COVID-19 restrictions
September 24, 2020
MVHS students and staff safely stay active despite COVID-19 restrictions

How COVID-19 has impacted sports clubs

DACA practices over quarantine with two people in one lane line. Photo used with permission from Jacqueleine Liu.
Athletes share their experiences with their competitive clubs over quarantine
September 22, 2020

The past seven months of shelter-in-place have required many student athletes to adjust to the cancellation of not only school sports, but also club sports tournaments. From college recruitment issues...

Fuelin’ Up

Fuelin’ Up
Exploring how food affects athletes before and during the COVID-19 pandemic
September 16, 2020
Exploring how food affects athletes before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Physical Education from home presents unique challenges

Akshat Debanth utilizes these dumbbells from home to stay fit.
Students examine the pros and cons of taking PE classes during remote learning
September 13, 2020
Students examine the pros and cons of taking PE classes during remote learning

Overtraining: How much is too much?

Ramanathan kicks the ball at a soccer game. Photo used with permission from Viveka Ramanathan.
Exploring how overtraining impacts the game and mindset of MVHS athletes
September 12, 2020
Exploring how overtraining impacts the game and mindset of MVHS athletes

2020 NBA Finals predictions

2020 NBA Finals predictions
MVHS students give their hopes for the top teams in the NBA finals
September 12, 2020
MVHS students give their hopes for the top teams in the NBA finals

Man on the street: MVHS fall athletes on playing in a different season

Athletes reflect on the differences between playing in the fall and winter or spring season
September 9, 2020
Athletes reflect on the differences between playing in the fall and winter or spring season

Lending a helping hand

Nurses at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center pose for a photo to thank the numerous kids who have sent in a letter via the email forum.
Track & Field team helps boost essential worker morale
May 26, 2020
Track & Field team helps boost essential worker morale

Softball: Class of 2020 Seniors

Senior Lauren Lee began playing softball when she was 5 years and was on varsity all 4 years.
Remembering the seniors of the MVHS Softball Team
May 23, 2020

As the MVHS softball season comes to a close, the seniors reflect on all their years being on the team as they share their fun experiences and most favorite memories. Lauren Lee At the end of her...

Looking back at MV Sports Medicine Club for the 2019-2020 school year

MV Sports Medicine Club at the Stanford ATR. Photo from @mvsports_medicine
Officers of the club reminisce on memories from this year and make plans for the future
May 21, 2020
Officers of the club reminisce on memories from this year and make plans for the future

The NFL is dumb

Photo courtesy of Wikpedia
The league is failing to take care of its most valuable players
May 13, 2020
The league is failing to take care of its most valuable players

Athletes continue practicing virtually

Athletes continue practicing virtually
How students use online tools to continue training during quarantine
May 13, 2020

Video conferencing apps like Zoom have become almost an essential for school due to shelter-in-place restrictions. In particular, student athletes at MVHS use apps like Zoom as tools to host virtual workouts...

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