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Wrestling: Team takes third in SCVAL finals on Feb. 15

Wrestling: Team takes third in SCVAL finals on Feb. 15

Yashashree Pisolkar

February 23, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Strong performances by varsity athletes reflect a winning score heading into CCS. Read More »...

WRESTLING: MVHS wrestling expects a successful season with seven returning CCS wrestlers

WRESTLING: MVHS wrestling expects a successful season with seven returning CCS wrestlers

Alaina Lui

November 26, 2013


Filed under Main slider, SPORTS, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

As the winter sports season comes to a start, the wrestling team prepares to hit the mats strong for what they believe will be a promising season. With a smaller yet dedicated group of returning CCS-level wrestlers, the team is expecting to be seeded high in their league. But the expectations for the...

Year in Review

Year in Review

Nathan Desai

May 22, 2013


Filed under Cross Country, Girls Golf, Girls Soccer, Girls Water Polo, SPORTS, Wrestling

This is a continuation of the Year in Review story published in the May 22 print issue. Girls Golf The girls golf team struggled throughout the season, finishing their second year 0-12. Senior Priyanka Singh, junior Natalie Ng and freshman Anika Singh advanced to BVAL finals but did not qualify for...

Video: Wrestling techniques in 40 seconds

Video: Wrestling techniques in 40 seconds

Karen Feng

February 27, 2013


Filed under Main slider, Multimedia, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Senior Justin Figueroa and junior Takuto Doshiro demonstrate various wrestling moves Read More »...

Wrestling: Q&A with team managers

Wrestling: Q&A with team managers

Amelia Yang

February 25, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Seniors Emily Batsford and Jennifer Taaffe share their experiences as managers for the wrestling team. Read More »...

Wrestling: Slow start, illness and bloody noses lead to senior night game loss

Wrestling: Slow start, illness and bloody noses lead to senior night game loss

Karen Feng

January 27, 2013


Filed under Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The Matadors were defeated by the Titans for their first loss of the season. Read More »...

Wrestling: Team introduction

Wrestling: Team introduction

Amelia Yang

January 9, 2013


Filed under Main slider, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The varsity team introduces its wrestlers after winning its first tournament of the year. Read More »...

Wrestling team met with mixed results at CCS

Wrestling team met with mixed results at CCS

Amrutha Dorai

March 2, 2012


Filed under Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Initially, the varsity wrestling team qualified 11 members for CCS. However, only six were able to compete. Personal circumstances beyond their control, including injuries and weight limit issues, prevented five wrestlers from competing. The six who competed —  freshman Audie Batsford, juni...

Wrestling: 46-23 victory at Senior Night vs. Homestead

Wrestling: 46-23 victory at Senior Night vs. Homestead

Howard Lee

February 12, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Wrestling’s last dual meet provided a fitting end to one of the finest seasons the team has ever had. Its 46-23 victory against Homestead on Feb. 9 brought the season record up to an undefeated 6-0. The match itself showcased the talents of the wrestlers, three of them seniors who were celebrated during th...

Wrestling: Varsity wins 60-9 against shorthanded Lynbrook

Wrestling: Varsity wins 60-9 against shorthanded Lynbrook

Howard Lee

January 21, 2012


Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

They say the third time is the charm and it certainly is true for the Matadors, who achieved a 60-9 victory against Lynbrook High School on Jan. 19. This win comes after the Matadors’ two previous wins against Wilcox and Santa Clararespectively, continuing the Matadors’ three-game winning streak. This victory is in part due to ...

Wrestling: Third place at Dec. 10 Fremont tournament

Wrestling: Third place at Dec. 10 Fremont tournament

Howard Lee

December 11, 2011


Filed under Game Reviews, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

On Dec. 10, the varsity wrestling team participated in the all-day Webber Lawson Memorial Tournament held at Fremont High School. Overall, the team placed third among twenty-three teams with wrestlers placing second, third and fourth in their divisions. The tournament operated in a round robin...