El Estoque

Football: Matadors win homecoming in a shutout game against Lynbrook HS

Football: Matadors win homecoming in a shutout game against Lynbrook HS

Tabitha Mendez and Kamyar Moradi

October 24, 2019

he high energy was present as the stands filled Friday night for the homecoming football game as the MVHS cheer, color guard and dance team performed their pregame routine with the MVHS marching band. After coming off of a loss against Los Altos HS, the MVHS football team was hoping to make a comebac...

Athlete of the Month: Luke Bowman

Athlete of the Month: Luke Bowman

Lance Tong

October 23, 2019

ophomore Luke Bowman has been surrounded by water polo players since he was a child. His dad and sister both played, so it was only natural for him to start in sixth grade. At first, Bowman saw an athletic career in soccer, but liked the challenge of playing a different sport and using a new skill ...

Triple threat

Triple threat

Tabitha Mendez and Stuti Upadhyay

October 23, 2019

With MVHS offering 18 total sports, many students at MVHS engage in after school sports. Teams typically practice or compete in games every weekday, and because of this, being on a sports team is a significant time commitment. As a result, it is not surprising that very few students are involved in a ...

Girls Water Polo: The Matadors fall to Santa Clara HS on their senior night

Girls Water Polo: The Matadors fall to Santa Clara HS on their senior night

Anjali Singh and Lance Tong

October 21, 2019

On Oct. 17, the MVHS girls water polo team lost to Santa Clara HS for the second time this season with a score of 20-1. While the outcome did not favor the Matadors, the team says it had something else to celebrate — the seniors and their departure from high school water polo.   The game began wit...

Boys Water Polo: MVHS beats SCHS 6-2 on senior night

Boys Water Polo: MVHS beats SCHS 6-2 on senior night

Lance Tong

October 20, 2019

The MVHS boys water polo celebrated senior night, capping the night off with a 6-2 victory

Girls Volleyball: The Matadors narrowly lose to Gunn HS in a tight five set match

Girls Volleyball: The Matadors narrowly lose to Gunn HS in a tight five set match

Justine Ha and Tabitha Mendez

October 12, 2019

ollowing a previous 3-0 loss to Palo Alto HS, the MVHS girls volleyball team was hoping to finally climb up the ranks in the league leaderboard with its game against Gunn HS on Oct. 10. Although it was a close game that led to a five set match, the Matadors were ultimately unsuccessful in gaining th...