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Girls soccer: Lady Mats end three-game scoreless streak

Girls soccer: Lady Mats end three-game scoreless streak

Mihir Joshi

January 28, 2013

Strong play from the girls help halt losing streak The Lady Mats faced off against the Homestead Mustangs on Jan. 18, finishing with a score of 1-1 to end a three game scoring drought. Improved ball control and communication allowed MVHS to control the pace of play for the majority of the game. Earl...

Girls soccer: Win increases streak to four

Girls soccer: Win increases streak to four

Atharva Fulay

December 16, 2012

The girls soccer team won with a score of 1-0 against Sobrato High School on Dec. 8 at home due to dominant possession of the ball. The Matadors were also short of players, having only 14 instead of the regular 19 due to sickness, injury and schedule conflicts on the Saturday morning match. ...

Girls soccer: Matadors take 3-0 win over Leigh High School

Girls soccer: Matadors take 3-0 win over Leigh High School

Joyce Varma

December 9, 2012

The Lady Mats played Leigh High School on Dec. 6 and secured another home victory with a final score of 3-0. Improved communication and anticipation of the ball helped MVHS score three goals and intercept countless passes from the Longhorns. The Matadors scored their first goal near the middle of the...

Girls soccer: 1-0 victory secured in final offensive push

Girls soccer: 1-0 victory secured in final offensive push

Alexandria Poh

December 5, 2012

Matadors defeat the Fremont Firebirds with improved communication. Read More »...

Girls soccer: Last minute goal results in 1-0 victory

Girls soccer: Last minute goal results in 1-0 victory

Karen Feng

November 30, 2012

Matadors win first home game despite inconsistency. Read More »

Girls soccer: Senior Night shutout adds to undefeated streak

Girls soccer: Senior Night shutout adds to undefeated streak

Yaamini Venkataraman

February 21, 2012

The day of their senior game, seniors Hannah DeBaets and Sophia Tiene thought they would not be able to play. However, coach Alan Kute had something else in mind. Kute arranged for a special start, allowing DeBaets, injured during the Feb. 8 match against Mountain View High School, and Tiene, injur...

Girls soccer: Mountain View game brings second tie in a row

Girls soccer: Mountain View game brings second tie in a row

Yaamini Venkataraman

February 9, 2012

With CCS playoffs drawing closer, the Matadors faced Mountain View High School, the top-ranked team in the league, on Feb. 8. Mountain View had beaten MVHS in CCS last year in the quarterfinals. “I’d love to knock them out of first place,” assistant coach Greg Wendschlag said to the gir...

Girls soccer: Matadors lose 0-2 in battle against Los Gatos

Girls soccer: Matadors lose 0-2 in battle against Los Gatos

Yaamini Venkataraman

January 12, 2012

  Coming into the game with a 1-0-1 league record the Lady Mats hoped to add another victory. However, they suffered a difficult loss of 0-2 against Los Gatos High School on Jan. 11 due to their initial inability to communicate with each other. “Certainly communication was a big part of...

Girls soccer: Matadors tie 1-1 against Palo Alto

Girls soccer: Matadors tie 1-1 against Palo Alto

Yaamini Venkataraman

January 6, 2012

Coming from pre-season with a 4-2-0 record, the Lady Mats hoped to secure a win against long-time rival Palo Alto in their first league game on Jan. 4. Instead, the team tied 1-1.The first period shot up to a start by junior Celeste Kim, who scored on a head shot in the first ten minutes. Ho...

Girls soccer ties 0-0 against Los Gatos High School

Girls soccer ties 0-0 against Los Gatos High School

Karishma Mehrotra

February 13, 2011

  The tie at the girls soccer senior game qualifies them for CCS Read More »...

Girls soccer ties against Mountain View, 1-1

Girls soccer ties against Mountain View, 1-1

Karishma Mehrotra

January 6, 2011

Despite disadvantages and a slow start, the Matadors cleaned up their plays to a draw 1 to 1 in the second half Read More »...

Varsity girls soccer defeats Mountain View in home game

Anthony Chen

January 24, 2009

 Final score: 2-1 Read More »...