El Estoque

POWDERPUFF: 2013 vs. 2014

POWDERPUFF: 2013 vs. 2014

Albert Qiu

October 11, 2012

On Oct. 10, the seniors defeated the juniors 16-7 in the Powderpuff final. The seniors, who cruised to a 28-0 victory over the freshmen on Oct. 4, consistently held a strong offense to score two touchdowns. The juniors, who defeated the sophomores 7-0 on Oct 3, were unable to hold a defensive line a...

Class of 2012: Hope for a better tomorrow

Class of 2012: Hope for a better tomorrow

Daniel Tan

May 29, 2012

We’ve all had those nights. You know, those. The ones spent until 2 or 3 or 5 a.m. — maybe even an all-nighter! — writing Lit essays or studying for APUSH. For me, it wasn’t homework so much but my responsibilities as the Media Director of the MVHS robotics team and as the Special Report Edit...

Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Elvin Wong

May 24, 2012

I once watched a comedy music video titled “The Honest Holiday Card Song”, in which a stereotypical, Asian boy sang the line: “I only got accepted to my safety schools!” That was back in December. The joke was on me, though, because that was almost my reality. I, like many of my peers, carried the illusion that colleg...

Class of 2012: One word

Class of 2012: One word

Emily Vu

May 24, 2012

From Homecoming rallies, to sports games, to their work-out routines, seniors describe their favorite high school moments throughout all four years. Each senior came up with one word that they thought captured their experiences as part of the class of 2012. ...

Boys soccer: Senior night ends in loss to Santa Clara 1-2

Boys soccer: Senior night ends in loss to Santa Clara 1-2

Rachel Lu

February 14, 2012

The Matadors (6-3-2) had a lot on the line on their senior night game. This was the game to give it their all — not just because this was the seniors‘ last home game, but they were close behind second place Santa Clara High School (7-1-2) in the El Camino League. For the seniors and for a chance at CCS, the...

Boys soccer: Matadors shut out Lynbrook Vikings 4-0

Boys soccer: Matadors shut out Lynbrook Vikings 4-0

Rachel Lu

January 8, 2012

All teams want a strong start. After a strong preseason, the Matadors surged into the first two games of the season, scoring eleven goals total, and shutting out the other team.The Matadors started the season off with a 2-0 record after their 7-0 rout of Cupertino High School in their first league...

Is homecoming obsolete?

Is homecoming obsolete?

Rachel Lu

October 12, 2011

Every year, there’s Homecoming. Every year, varsity plays to the exhilaration and excitement of the Friday crowd that bears the chilly fall night just to see them win.  Every year, the expectations are set for each class in the Homecoming race. And every year there’s Homecoming Court. The t...

EE on Point: Clash of classes

EE on Point: Clash of classes

Laura Yang

October 8, 2010

Students provide reactions to the juniors’ win at the Homecoming rally Read More »...

2012 vs. 2013 Powderpuff semi-finals postponed mid-game

2012 vs. 2013 Powderpuff semi-finals postponed mid-game

Laura Yang

September 23, 2010

Students’ injuries cause change to Powderpuff rules and schedule Read More »...

Rally preparations in full swing with tie-dye bonanzas

Rally preparations in full swing with tie-dye bonanzas

Kriti Garg

January 20, 2010

Classes host tie-dying events in preparation for Winter Rally Read More »...

Newer purple, brighter gold

Newer purple, brighter gold

Deepa Kollipara

January 18, 2010

New decade introduces new rally with classes teamed-up to compete Read More »...

Flinging Friday night away

Flinging Friday night away

Natalie Wong

April 2, 2009

On April 3, Link Commission will be hosting the first-ever Freshman Fling, a social for the class of 2012. Read More »...