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Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. St. Francis HS for CCS championship

Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. St. Francis HS for CCS championship

Malini Ramaiyer

May 19, 2015

The boys volleyball team will face St. Francis High School for the CCS championship at Independence High School. The game will begin at 7:30 p.m. on May 19. Keep up with the match with the live coverage below. (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id)...

Boys volleyball: Matadors conquer the Los Gatos Wildcats 3-2 in CCS semifinals

Boys volleyball: Matadors conquer the Los Gatos Wildcats 3-2 in CCS semifinals

Malini Ramaiyer

May 17, 2015

Additional reporting, photos and videos by Aditya Pimplaskar hat happens when you take two co-champions and put them in a CCS semifinals match? You may see the higher seeded team triumph, like Los Gatos High School did for their first league game against MVHS on Apr. 1. There is also a possibility that you’d see an upset with the lower seeded team winning, like MVHS did in their second league game against LGHS on Apr. 29. Or perhaps, you’d see the match go to five se...

Boys volleyball: Matadors defeat Willow Glen HS in CCS quarterfinals

Boys volleyball: Matadors defeat Willow Glen HS in CCS quarterfinals

Malini Ramaiyer

May 15, 2015

Photos by Aditya Pimplaskar and Christine Liang. t all came down to the math. The team with a league record of 11-1 played against the team with a record of 6-4. One was seeded at three and the other at six — the numbers told the story. These numbers dictated that MVHS would win the CCS quarterfinal...

Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. Willow Glen High School

Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. Willow Glen High School

Aditya Pimplaskar

May 14, 2015

After earning the title of league co-champions, the Matadors faced the Willow Glen Rams on May 14 at 7 p.m. They won the match 3-0 (25-15, 25-18, 25-23). (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//embed.scribblelive.com/widgets/embed.js";ijs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, ijs);}(document, 'script', 'scrbbl-js'));...

Boys volleyball: Matadors take a break to celebrate senior night

Boys volleyball: Matadors take a break to celebrate senior night

Malini Ramaiyer

May 13, 2015

The boys volleyball senior game took place against Lynbrook High School on May 7 and the team dominated, winning 3-1 and making them league co-champions. Before this predictable victory for the consistently successful team, the Matadors stopped to celebrate their seniors before the game. Click below ...

Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. Lynbrook High School

Live blog: Boys volleyball vs. Lynbrook High School

Malini Ramaiyer

May 7, 2015

Keep up with this coverage of boys volleyball's senior night against Lynbrook High School. (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//embed.scribblelive.com/widgets/embed.js";ijs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, ijs);}(document, 'script', 'scrbbl-js'));...

Game highlights: Boys volleyball defeats Los Gatos High School in a close match

Game highlights: Boys volleyball defeats Los Gatos High School in a close match

Malini Ramaiyer

May 3, 2015

he boys volleyball team’s league record was 9-1 before the game, and their one loss of the season was a 3-1 against Los Gatos High School on Apr. 1. So on Apr. 29, the Matadors were ready to defeat the Wildcats at home. For the boys volleyball team, which is used to dominating games, the compe...

Game GIFs: Boys volleyball dominates against Homestead High School

Game GIFs: Boys volleyball dominates against Homestead High School

Malini Ramaiyer

April 11, 2015

The boys volleyball team has a season record of 21-2 and a league record of 7-1. They won 15 of those 21 games in straight sets, so their win against Homestead High School on Wednesday April 8 was not a surprising one but neither was their streak of careless mistakes in their last set. The Matadors are...

Live blog: Boys volleyball v. East Side Prep

Live blog: Boys volleyball v. East Side Prep

Malini Ramaiyer

March 25, 2015

Keep up with boys volleyball as they face East Side Prep at 6:45 p.m. (function(d, s, id) {var js,ijs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//embed.scribblelive.com/widgets/embed.js";ijs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, ijs);}(document, 'script', 'scrbbl-js'));...

Boys volleyball: Matadors defeat Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep for semifinals

Boys volleyball: Matadors defeat Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep for semifinals

Malini Ramaiyer

March 21, 2015

he team arrived for their 8:30 a.m. game against Monterey High School. They won 2-0. Then at 10 a.m., they faced Aragon High School. They won 2-0. At 1:30 p.m., they faced St. Ignatius College Preparatory. They won 2-1. They may have conceded a set in this last set, but nevertheless the undefeated Matado...

Boys volleyball: Team beats Harker Eagles in straight sets

Boys volleyball: Team beats Harker Eagles in straight sets

Malini Ramaiyer

March 17, 2015

Photos by Justin Kim. hey placed first at the Leland Tournament on March 8, defeated Mountain View High School 3-0(25-17, 25-19, 25-21) on March 11 and even won the Deer Valley Tournament on March 15. But on March 16, in the third set of the game, the Matadors found themselves down 7-0 against the Hark...

Game GIFs: Boys volleyball defeats Spartans for the first time in eight years

Game GIFs: Boys volleyball defeats Spartans for the first time in eight years

Malini Ramaiyer

March 14, 2015

It was a night of many firsts for the boys volleyball team as they faced Mountain View High School in their first league game and beat the Spartans for the first time — ever. In the last eight years of the boys volleyball program, MVHS had never defeated Mountain View High School and on this night,...