El Estoque

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Homestead HS

Junior Eshani Patel attempts to catch the ball after a rebounding shot off the hoop.

Jayanti Jha, Elena Khan, and Neysa Singh

February 10, 2020

MVHS lost to Homestead HS in its eighth game of the season, bringing their current league standing to 5-3.  During the first and second quarter, HHS players played a hard defense, making it difficult for the Matadors to score. Junior Katerina Baxter explains how their lack of communication hind...

Girls Soccer: The Lady Mats secure their fourth league victory against Wilcox HS

Junior Samiksha Rao attempts to bypass a WHS defender in the first half of the match despite their intense offensive plays. Junior Shriya Kaushik takes note on WHS' playing strategies during today's match especially.

Justine Ha, Anjali Singh, and Collin Qian

February 7, 2020

After an intense match, the Matadors gain their sixth overall win with a final score of 4-2

Girls soccer: MVHS draws against Milpitas HS 0-0

Freshman forward Diya Balakrishnan peers over her shoulder at the oncoming defender in order to anticipate her next move so that she maintains possession of the ball against Milpitas HS.

Kamyar Moradi and Anish Vasudevan

January 26, 2020

In its fourth league matchup of the season, MVHS ties against Milpitas HS

Athlete of the month: Guy Lavi

Athlete of the month: Guy Lavi

Tabitha Mendez

January 7, 2020

After watching games with his dad, uncle and older brother, senior and defender Guy Lavi started playing soccer at age six. Since then, he has had a 13-year career but is still uncertain whether or not he will play in college. Lavi has been playing on the MVHS boys soccer team since he was a freshman, a...

A familiar face

A familiar face

Anish Vasudevan

December 19, 2019

DJ Kobza returns to coach MVHS boys basketball

Boys Soccer: Monta Vista draws with Hillsdale HS 2-2

Junior Frank Liu looks up the field to try and pass the ball.

Lance Tong, Sreya Kumar, and Zara Iqbal

December 18, 2019

MVHS takes two different leads, but allows two goals ending in a tie

Boys basketball: The Matadors lose in an intense matchup against Willow Glen HS

Senior Sanjay Gollapudi passes by a Willow Glenn defender in hopes for a shot opportunity early on into the second period.

Tabitha Mendez and Justine Ha

December 14, 2019

With faltering defensive plays throughout the game, the Matadors fell with a final score of 46-58

Girls soccer: Matadors draw against Valley Christian HS 0-0

Senior Jaimie Chan tries to shield the ball against a VCHS player.

Anish Vasudevan

December 4, 2019

fter a 5-1 loss to Branham HS in its preseason opener, the MVHS varsity girls soccer team bounced back with a draw against Valley Christian HS (VCHS) on Dec. 2.  According to senior team captain and center midfielder Jaimie Chan, the Matadors’ expectations heading into the game were low since V...